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    Posted on Jan 12, 2018

    A Friend Gave Her Bestie's Room A Makeover And It Looked Fucking Amazing

    Who knew a place so perfect was already yours?

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    This is Ashley and, although she's not a professional interior designer, she loves everything home décor.

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    Watch Ashley transform her friend's bedroom for $0!

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    So she decided to give her good friend Tara's apartment a total makeover that cost absolutely nothing.

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    That means she took all of the things Tara already owned to make her room as beautiful and functional as possible.

    This was Ashley's plan of action:

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    Pretty handy, huh? Ashley enlisted Jeremy to help with all the heavy lifting.

    First, Ashley and Jeremy moved the heaviest things in the bedroom — like Tara's bed and her vanity table — to give the room the best energy possible.

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    Pro tip: Ideally, you should position the bed against a supportive wall because it visually anchors the bed.

    Ashley was ecstatic when they discovered the vanity table fit perfectly by the window.

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    Tara was complaining about the lighting in that area, and there's nothing better than natural sunlight.

    Tara had an extra ottoman, so Ashley draped a throw blanket over it, and instantly turned it into a little dressing station. So cool!

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    She also moved another ottoman in front of the radiator to cover it up a bit, while creating a mini reading nook.

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    Pizza break time!

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    Ashley and Jeremy may or may not have prank called Tara during this intermission.

    Another amazing tip if you have a ton of little mementos everywhere is to pick three that slightly vary in height to display.

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    That turns your knick-knacks into a collection, and not just a bunch of things cluttering up your space.

    Ashley found some posters Tara had that were still rolled up in a tube. What? She just had to put them up for her.

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    I mean, Tara already liked them enough to buy them, so hanging them up (literally, on pants hangers), was a no-brainer.

    She also repurposed a really cool candle holder by freezing it, cutting out the wax, and turning it into this awesome makeup brush holder!

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    Genius hack.

    Okay, so Ashely cheated just a little bit by bringing in this plant from the living room, but the room needed just a pop of color.

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    It also created symmetry in the room.

    When it came time for the big reveal, Tara could not believe her eyes.

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    Look at how cool it looks now!

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    Let's just say this amazing bedroom makeover that cost them nothing totally solidified their friendship. Awww!

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