Decorating

And Our $400 GIVEAWAY the Winner Is…
And Our $400 GIVEAWAY the Winner Is…

And Our $400 GIVEAWAY the Winner Is…

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Our randomly selected $400 GIVEAWAY winner is Karmyn whose first furniture purchase was a lamp because there was no lighting in the apartment. Karmyn’s wish list item is a desk. We will notify the winner by email with further details. Congratulations to Karmyn and thanks to all our Apt2B.com $400 GIVEAWAY participants. So what were…
$400 Furniture GIVEAWAY!
$400 Furniture GIVEAWAY!

$400 Furniture GIVEAWAY!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Sponsored Giveaway This GIVEAWAY is now closed. The winner will be announced later today. To celebrate the beginning of the summer season and help you kick-start furnishing your first apartment,  Apt2B.com, one of our favorite online furniture sites, will give one lucky GIVEAWAY winner a $400 gift certificate to their site.  But that’s not all!…
My Worst First Apartment Decorating Mistakes
My Worst First Apartment Decorating Mistakes

My Worst First Apartment Decorating Mistakes

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Furnishing your first home can be exciting and fun! You have the freedom to decorate your place however you want and to express yourself through your apartment! Not immune to getting caught up in the fun of furnishing an apartment, I’ve definitely made my share of decorating mistakes.  Here are a few things I would…
Furnishing an Apartment That Will be Home to Pets
Furnishing an Apartment That Will be Home to Pets

Furnishing an Apartment That Will be Home to Pets

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Growing up with pets of all kinds taught me that animals often destroy things…expensive things usually. If you are moving into a new apartment with your pet, or you are thinking of adopting a new pet once you are settled in, there are some important things that you need to consider when buying furnishings. Couches and pets…
Shopping for Furniture Online
Shopping for Furniture Online

Shopping for Furniture Online

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Online shopping is one of the greatest modern-day conveniences. Furniture shopping online isn’t ideal, but it is a valuable option for some people. As a young adult moving into her first apartment, I realized quickly how much furniture I needed and how little time I had to purchase it. Maybe you are like me, and…
8 Fool-Proof Tips That Visually Enlarge Your Small Space
8 Fool-Proof Tips That Visually Enlarge Your Small Space

8 Fool-Proof Tips That Visually Enlarge Your Small Space

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Do you feel like the walls are closing in on you? Well don’t worry, you’re not the only one in this situation. One of the most common problems first apartment dwellers face is lack of space. Sure, getting a bigger place is one option, but sometimes (or most of the time), the money in your…
Roommate Dilemma: Decorating with Different Tastes
Roommate Dilemma: Decorating with Different Tastes

Roommate Dilemma: Decorating with Different Tastes

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
My boyfriend and I may look all happily coupled up in our first place, but the process of decorating has been far from a breeze. Everything is all fun and games, until you have to agree upon a color scheme. Things become even more complicated if you have different tastes. In my case, very different…
Decorator’s Best Friend: The Color Wheel
Decorator’s Best Friend: The Color Wheel

Decorator’s Best Friend: The Color Wheel

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As you move into your first place, one thing becomes abundantly clear. Decorating is HARD! Something that your family made look easy growing up is much more intimidating when you have to start from scratch and do it yourself. When I moved into my first place, decorating was too overwhelming for me. I had a…
Easy Holiday Wishlist For Your First Apartment
Easy Holiday Wishlist For Your First Apartment

Easy Holiday Wishlist For Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
oThe holidays are upon us! If you’re struggling with items to add to your holiday wishlist, look no further! One of the most fun parts of moving out on your own is getting to decorate and use your own space however you want to. The household items that once seemed boring are now more exciting…
Cheap & Easy Holiday Decorating Ideas
Cheap & Easy Holiday Decorating Ideas

Cheap & Easy Holiday Decorating Ideas

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
With the holidays just around the corner, it’s an exciting time in your first apartment! If you’re like me, when you moved out of your old home and into your new one, festive decorations were the last things on your mind! But now that you’re settled in, decorating for the holidays can be your favorite…