Design by Sarah Richardson Give a plain-Jane ottoman the high-end treatment with these stylish little gems and a hammer.
No room is more prone to this problem than an oft-used—perhaps oft-abused—living room.
"Soften your living space with ready-made drapery panels," designer Jennifer Jones suggests.
"If a standard-size window panel doesn't work in your room, simply buy the next size up and have them hemmed at your local dry cleaner.
And I'll bet at least one person will say "Did you get a new couch?
We often use our budgets as an excuse for not making our homes reflect what makes us happiest.