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You loved those chevron pillows when you bought them. And, you don't remember your blinds being such a fusty color of brown when you first fell for them. But now, everything in your apartment feels so played out that you can barely stand to look at the place for another day. Trouble is, you don’t have the budget, nor the time, to take on an interior-design overhaul. Meet the mini (but mighty) weekend makeover.
Painting walls and installing new structures are projects that seem at odds with your summer priorities: You've got barbecues to swing by and OITNB to binge-watch, after all. The secret is to effect change bit by bit. Weekend makeovers are the small tweaks that take two hours max to complete, but pack major refresh power. Ahead, 18 easy fixes that will breathe new life into your living room, bedroom, bathroom, and kitchen. Trick out the front of your refrigerator or switch up your bathroom vanity (it's easier than it sounds) and you'll have a more livable apartment come Monday morning. No contractor required.
If you're anything like us, your bathroom counters and drawers are overflowing with beauty products you've amassed. No judgment: Our makeup collections have gotten slightly out of control, too — and we definitely can’t part with the million nail polishes and eyeliners that have captured our hearts over the years.
While we're more inclined to define life stages by our own set of milestones (signing your first lease, buying your first investment piece, getting that promotion), age is an undeniable fact of being human. Many a life lesson comes to pass as you move from decade to decade, and with time your identity and your wardrobe read