Patio Furniture Cushions

What does your outdoor area provide for you? Perhaps it is a sanctuary from which you can watch the grass grow or watch the birds fly. On the other hand, it could well be your party and recreation area. Whatever it means to you, what you use to decorate your space can enhance your experience. By having a comfortable and attractive patio, you will have the solace or the party place you desire.

Once you have chosen your furniture, it will be time to find precisely the right cushions for that furniture. Your first choice will probably be color. Is it a sedate area calling for pastels, or is it a festive area that needs a splash of color? Prints are popular, as are stripes and plaids. Personal taste is the dictating factor when it.

Variety

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The Worst Interior Design Trends of 2020

Every year seems to bring new interior design trends that demand attention, but perhaps just as important is identifying which trends you should say goodbye to as quickly as possible. In 2020, these movements were particularly unflattering:

Too Much of a Good Thing

Sleek, white minimalist pieces might be cool here and there, but an all-white interior is just too much.
Sleek, white minimalist pieces might be cool here and there, but an all-white interior is just too much.

Whether you lean towards stark white minimalism or eye-catching geometric patterns in your area rug, the key is to avoid too much of that thing you love showing off. All white kitchens, all gray family rooms, predominantly pink spaces, and blankets of geometric prints and wall decor can be overwhelming or downright boring.

Similarly, draping an area in wrought iron, copper, or brass can make a statement you don’t want to make. Instead, master the art of subtlety for a bigger impact. For example, use the gray flooring you

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Here Are The 3 Most Expensive Winnetka Home Sales Of 2020 So Far

WINNETKA, IL — The coronavirus pandemic has not slowed the village’s luxury real estate market in the first three quarters of the year. If anything, it has accelerated it.

There were no sales in the whole of 2019 breaking the $5 million mark in Winnetka. But so far in 2020, three single-family residential properties in the village have sold for more than $5 million, including the most expensive suburban home sale of the year to date, according to real estate listings and property records.

The median sale price for single-family homes in Winnetka was $1.28 million in August, compared to a median list price of $1.349 million, according to realtor.com market data.

Asking prices in the village were up 4.2 percent above a year prior, with the median price at $331 per square foot. Listed properties sold for an average of 4.5 percent below their asking prices after spending an

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What is Canva? A guide to the graphic design platform’s features and capabilities

It's easy to create beautifully edited designs and photos on Canva. <p class="copyright">andresr/Getty Images</p>
It’s easy to create beautifully edited designs and photos on Canva.
  • Canva is a free graphic design platform that’s great for making invitations, business cards, Instagram posts, and more.

  • A drag and drop interface makes customizing thousands of templates simple and easy.

  • Canva’s wide array of features allow you to edit photos without extensive photo editing knowledge or experience.

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Canva is a free graphic design platform that allows you to easily create invitations, business cards, flyers, lesson plans, Zoom backgrounds, and more using professionally designed templates. 

You can even upload your own photos and add them to Canva’s templates using a drag and drop interface. It’s like having a basic version of Photoshop that’s free and doesn’t require extensive photo editing knowledge to use. Here’s everything you need to know about using Canva.

Canva has more than 50,000

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