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To Chop or Not to Chop?
Karate-chopped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some, the dismay of others. Here's why
"arate-chopped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some... karate chopping of pillows! Follow-up look book: “To chop or not to chop?” OK, reader... pillow chopping is often referred to as a trend, it’s a topic that has stirred the... debate over chopped pillows in comments from years ago as well as recently. In one ideabook... thoughts on chopping. One remark, in particular, left a lasting impression on me. The Houzzer..."
Guest Picks: Chop Chop! 20 Cutting Boards Too Good to Miss
Any way you slice it, these cutting boards, chopping blocks and serving boards are both artful and practical
"boards, chopping blocks and serving boards are both artful and practical... wood to chop vegetables on. They are not only utilitarian and necessary for the serious... kitchen. Chop or serve on them, or just admire their simple lines.Next: Fashion a H... needs a chopping block that is small enough to do the job but big enough to make an..."
Inside Houzz: A Chopped-Up Bathroom Goes Streamlined and Swank
Two-Cook Kitchens Have Smart Space Chops
Seven Houzz users show off their clever solutions to having two — but not too many — cooks in the kitchen
Butcher Block Makes the Cut for Holiday Kitchen Prep
Countertops and cutting boards will likely take a beating over the holidays. These butcher blocks have the chops to perform under pressure
"have the chops to perform under pressure... sweep chopped food into a pan or bowl in one fell swoop. Here's a great depiction... dough, chopping and cutting vegetables and other ingredients, and other daily tasks... cutting and chopping. At first glance these two kitchen islands appear identical. But a... cleaning, chopping and prepping ingredients a breeze. Save space in a studio by eliminating..."
Houzz Tour: Feng Shui Lightens a Brooklyn Loft
Guest Picks: An Inspired Fall Kitchen
Here's How to Steer Clear of 10 Top Design Don'ts
Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route, by avoiding these common mistakes
"row of chop-chop-chop. Many good points here except for the devotion to the karate... pillow chop...and not a fan of silly and rigid design rules. The chop makes the pillow... using chop-chop toss cushions made me smile as years ago they were referred to as... karate chopped pillow in front of pillow shams that are not chopped. And, some arty... karate chop Great advIce on the pillows, lighting and paint color. The pictures however..."
Where and How to Toss the Throw Pillows
"karate chop - what in the world is that about?... "karate chop." Pillows that have been fluffed and chopped look so much better than... karate chopped cushions... lol you're so flexible! Thank-you, thank-you, thank-you... karate chopped pillow! I am addicted to buying pillow covers (I think I need a 12... the semi-chop... Whole Hearted, You're welcome, go for it! Strictly simple, I am the... examples the chopped pillows look sooo much better, in my opinons. I still love these pillows..."
12 Great Ideas for Organization In the Kitchen
Considering a New Kitchen Gadget? Read This First
"upkeep and chopping of an entire garden and orchard to get only one glass of juice for... smallish wood chopping block beside it. The best kitchen gadget I have ever gotten was my... a slap/chop type chopper that is almost worn out with use and an electric can opener... easier to chop a piece of garlic. Knives, yes! Best gadget I ever got that made my... (I hate chopping stuff). My ice cream machine and crockpot get occasional use. My..."
9 Pointers for Perfectly Styled Pillows
If your bed is awash in an endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines are tailor made for you
"karate chopping of pillows! Follow up look book: "To chop or not to chop?" Darzy:... 5)karate chop the upper center of pillow 6)do not touch or move after the "chop" DISCLAIMER:... karate chopping of pillows! I don't understand the last point - what does karate... karate chopping pillows mean? I like this look much more than the one recently recommended... karate-chopping "cat earing" the pillows. That's what I always think of when I see..."
The Secret Formula for Perfect Pillow Arrangements
For a polished look on sofas and beds every time, keep this simple ratio for pillow arranging in mind
"hates the chop. I'm assuming "the chop" is an Americanism - can someone enlighten me... Karate Chop. Whatever you do, don't karate chop your pillows. No exceptions."... 'pillow chop' is still in heavy use! I knew there had to be some secret to great pillow... pillow chops...lol I love that movie. Birdaweez, for my sectional I usually do 2-3-2... 'pillow chop' - and that was 40 years ago. Don't overthink it and just experiment..."
Make a Designer-Look Pillow Sham for $15
"karate chop. Hi housecat and Michelle W! I love making envelope pillow shams too.... karate chop. For the purpose of a tightly cropped photo, it adds interest and dimension... they've been chopped! What a great idea!!!! Thanks for that :) Good ideas ! Good idea... karate chop. Why not just use fabric paint directly on the material? Great way for... karate chop those pillows at least twice a day and always prior to guest visits...."
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