How to Furnish Your First Home

It's your birthday! Mum & Dad have bought you an apartment right next door to your best friends new apartment. You're moving in, probably in about 5 weeks. This gives you enough time to decorate, You have to do something. You will and must do something.

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    Get some ideas! Do you want a modern style? Is your new apartment or home old style? Does it have a wooden kitchen or a new modern kitchen? Is it wooden decked or carpeted? What is it like?
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    Once you have a style you can... Buy some stuff! Your place is new and modern? You could start with maybe buying yourself a lounge. Freedom, IKEA, Domain.. Even vinnies! Or auntie Claire's old sofa! Any modern sofa.
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    Consider getting a TV cabinet. This can be used to store your music & CD'S, your movies .... And you XBOX that you love.
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    Bring your TV from your old place (your parent's home). Of course, that why you have a TV cabinet?!! Any television that you want.
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    Get a better bed! Or, have your bed from your old home and just get a new bedspread if you like. Pillows add some colour and design to your home & bedroom.
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    Buy some kitchen supplies. A kettle, toaster for those mornings, spatulas, forks, knives, pots, pans. Etc.
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    Decide if you want a rug, or not! You really need a rug in your bedroom & than in your lounge room if you can afford.
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    Have a Coffee table! A coffee table is for you & your mates to put your drinks and lift your feet up onto whilst watching a chick flick or a funny comedy movie! Horror even if you're that type of person!
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    Have a set of dresser drawers. A draw set in your bedroom! Maybe a mirror above it.
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    Have bed side takes and lamps! A bedside table on each side of the bed & 2 lamps on each one, if you can, paint your feature wall (wall bed is up against) a colour that your room will be themed ETC. Blue and red, pink and white, green and orange.... Mostly one colour and white is cool.
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    Make sure that you have bathroom things! Some soap, your hair supplies.. Don't forget that moisturiser and hair creams. Makeup too! Maybe a toothbrush holder, some new coloured towels, a soap container if you don't like the look of the soap bottle.. ETC.
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    If you have a study, just a simple desk and laptop or computer, or even just a desk for writing articles on paper.
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  • Have a budget
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  • Write down before you do
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  • Have a plan
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  • Make sure you are sure
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  • Talk to family
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  • Talk to friends
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  • Be happy with what you've chose
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  • Don't spend a fortune
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WarningsEdit

  • Don't mix styles, keep it cool.
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  • if you spend too much, you may end up with no money!
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  • Make sure if you mess it up, you mess it up!
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  • A possible danger is that you take this too far and have too much in your house,.
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Things You'll NeedEdit

  • money
  • help
  • sense of style
  • creativity

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