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HomeGoods, Oh How I love You. <br>The Yellow Edition.

by | Jul 14, 2010 | Decorating Inspiration, Details, Summer Decorating | 56 comments

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I do heart this little twiggy, oh so sunny yellow plant stand I found at HomeGoods.

I was going to put it in front of the fireplace with some summer plants.

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But plants in a plant stand were so, well, predictable (well, actually I couldn’t find any I could keep alive.).

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So, for now, I decided what we really needed is a place to put all our remotes, or as I like to call them, clickers.

I don’t even know how to turn on the TV by myself, but the rest of the family uses these gadgets.

I am never sure which one to try first.

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And how about this yellow beauty?

Yellow just makes me happy.

Lanterns make me happy.

HomeGoods makes me happy.

What nifty stuff have you found at HomeGoods lately?

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    My favorite store ever!! I am like a kid in a candy shop when I go there. Great finds!

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    Oh, Melissa! I haven’t had time to go to HomeGoods since the last time I shopped for a client-what, a month ago?-and the only thing I found for myself was a boring vanilla-colored duvet cover that I’m going to add my own topper to. (so I don’t actually have to sew the whole thing myself) I love your finds. And I don’t think a yellow curly wire plant stand with plants in it is predictable at all! The ‘curly’ and the ‘yellow’ make it anything but.

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      Ha, just kidding about the plants. I am totally going to do that. When I find some nice hearty ones :-)

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    Thanks for linking up! I love *love* that lamp!
    .-= Kristi @ Creative Kristi´s last blog ..Chic Click Carnival =-.

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    LOVE yellow. its my most favorite color in the home. :) oh, that…and gray. :)

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    Where did you find that slipcover for the couch? My couch is nearly the same style, and I’ve been searching for one for a while. Love your daily photos!

    Will send one of a yellow metal plant stand I found at Home Goods soon!

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      The slipcover was a floor sample at Pottery Barn!

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    Oh I love it!!! I got a beautiful ginger jar and a charging station on my last trip! Home Goods is my favorite place ever!!
    .-= Jess @ Frugal with a Flourish´s last blog ..Eight Great Summer Window Treatments =-.

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    Oh, you are making me miss Homegoods. I haven’t been there in a few weeks! I may have to sneak a trip in soon.
    Love the yellow clicker stand. :)
    .-= Traci Hutcherson´s last blog ..Wednesdays with Wanda =-.

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    The twiggy flower pot is lovely… I can see it standing there with an overflow of flowers… :-)
    .-= Patricia Torres´s last blog ..Terracotta Jewellery =-.

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    I have not been to Home Goods in forever! It is like 40 miles away for me! I just may have to make a trek very soon!!! Your room looks just fabulous! I love that striped carpet!
    .-= Mary Jean´s last blog ..Something Exciting Is Coming… =-.

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    We only have one Home Goods in Houston, and I just made my first trip there recently. My kitchen and den are yellow, so you know I love love love that lamp.

    I’m going to get there ASAP to check out the newest and greatest deals!

    Cheers,
    Laura
    .-= Laura @ PARING DOWN´s last blog ..Master Closet Remodel =-.

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    Ours just opened and I haven’t made it over there yet. I can’t wait to visit this store I read so much about!

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    I love, love, love, love yellow! And I love your finds!!! I suddenly feel the need to go to Home Goods…and it’s 10:39pm. I think I’ll have to wait 12 hours. ;)

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    Love the plant stand! Love the lamp! Love the yellow! Love the HomeGoods!

    I haven’t been in a while. Last time I went, I found a lamp and art and baskets and towels – so many goods, so little time!

    Laura, which HomeGoods did you go to? I’ve been to two in Houston – one on I10/Katy Fway and one in a shopping center on West Gray.
    .-= Kelly@40isthenew30´s last blog ..Worth Mentioning- The Creativity Crisis =-.

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    HomeGoods IS my candy store! It has been a life saver so many times. I “heart” that place. franki

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    I love yellow and it makes me happy too. Definitely inspiring me to look at HomeGoods again, I wish it wasn’t so far from me but I’m going to swing by there soon. We need lots of help with decorating in our house. :) There has just been a lot of home improvement. Your blog is going into my google reader. :)
    .-= JulieD´s last blog ..How to Start a School Supply Drive =-.

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      HomeGoods is 3 hours from me. Sad, huh? But I go every chance I get!!

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    Love the yellow. My favorite color ever. My blog has a yellow inspired header that I love. Love what you found at Home Goods and where you put them in your home. Good job. So inspiring!
    creationsbyladeeda.blogspot.com

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    LOVE HomeGoods!!! Should be called HomeGreats…;)

    Love your finds!!! Now, of course, I’ll have to make a trip there tomorrow. I’m so easily swayed…

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      HomeGreats… heh hee heh. That is just what they should be called.

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    You know, I was WAY too distracted by your couch to notice the yellow. The couch was too cute. I’m not a yellow person. But I AM a couch person. Anyday.
    .-= erin @ little apartment on the prairie´s last blog ..I Just Like the IDEA of Naked Light Bulbs =-.

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      :-) Yay for couch people!

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    Those pharmacy lamps on each side of your sofa are both practical and interesting! Are those Home Goods finds as well? I’m looking for floor pharmacy lamps.

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      No, the pharmacy lamps are not from HomeGoods. I’m trying to remember where I got them. I THINK I might have gotten them from Macy’s…like a year ago or so. I love them. They don’t require a table, for one! And they are very handy for reading! I adore lamps and I love that these are different than a regular table lamp or floor lamp!

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    Saaaahwoooon! Love them both! I am with you on the yellow — I just picked up some pretty yellow spray paint today for the kitchen. :)

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    I love happy yellow! And how I love HomeGoods. Just resisted the urge to stop in there today. Now I’m afraid I will have to go tomorrow!
    .-= Kacey´s last blog ..Random Cuteness =-.

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    Ok I know you live in Washington (I live in Seattle) where is there a Home Goods around? When I enter in my zip code on their site it says no store found for 100 miles:( Please share;)

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    Out home goods is an hour away but I am glad to have some “sunny” inspiration this morning. There is a special place in my heart for yellow. I have been holding on to two Tole lamps that are yellow. They need a bit of re wiring.
    .-= Annelise´s last blog ..Piles Free and Clear =-.

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    My most recent favorite from Home Goods is a two-tier wire basket {I even posted about it}. It was silver but I spray painted it Heirloom White and just love it!
    .-= Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions´s last blog ..I’m A Copycat =-.

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    Those are both SO cute!!!!! I love yellow too! And the yellow that you got was the perfect smooth and creamy yellow that is my favorite! Mmmmm! So pretty!

    We don’t have a HomeGoods store anywhere around here but I love going online and admiring their beautiful pictures! LOL Someday I will find one and actually go visit! Thanks for the gorgeous pictures this morning!
    .-= Mary Joy @ Snapshots from my Heart & Home´s last blog ..God has brought me so fara new mission for Snapshots =-.

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    I LOVE THAT LITTLE LAMP! Would you mind telling us how much it cost?
    .-= Irene @ OurUglyHome´s last blog ..A Quick Note =-.

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      Ahhh, I wish I could remember!! I will look for my receipt and post it if I can find it!

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    There are no stores in Oklahoma.

    I am so immeasurably sad, but I am sure that my DH would be almost turning cartwheels, since he hates me bringing home (as he calls it) “MORE dustcatchers?!”

    SIGH. So the lack of a Home Goods is probably saving my marriage. LOL

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    I love the couch ~ the white is so beautiful!! Do you have kids? I just wonder because I so LOVE the look of a white couch, but with 3 kids & a dog….I just don’t think it would work. Also, I saw that pillow (with the bird’s nest on it) in a post a while ago & I *love* it! Where did you get it???

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    The nearest HomeGoods is in San Antonio, about three hours away from Austin. You’d think we’d rate one here but I guess not… *sigh*

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    i am always declaring my love for the HG, in fact, i call it mecca. As in, i went to the mecca to return something, and of course, you have to give the store the once over! I never get out of there without doing 2 things-spending money and muttering aloud over some strange find. like life size giraffes.
    .-= the cape on the corner´s last blog ..this is the longest day =-.

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    Melissa,

    I love the yellow twiggy stand—I love what you decided to do with it (there are always so many “clickers” attached to TV anymore, right?) and I love the way it looks at the end of the sofa. The pillows on the sofa pop with the yellow stand! That’s great.

    I love Home Goods, haven’t been for awhile—I’m inspired to visit this week!
    .-= Karen´s last blog ..Roland E Coate- Architect-in Laguna Beach =-.

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    You’re soooo RIGHT… Home Goods is a FAB u LOUS home decor store!!!

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    You are in the Seattle area? Where is there a HomeGoods around here?? I am dying to find one!!

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      I have to go to the one in Portland….no HomeGoods anywhere closer, sadly. :-(

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    This would also be a great place for some rolled up throws in the fall and winter! I love it!

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    The last thing I got there was a very large trunk…I use it as a coffee table. I just got a email today from HOme Goods 60% off sale in our area {ca.}….maybe it’s nation wide not sure.
    .-= teresa´s last blog ..A little before and after- Cottage wood floors- =-.

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    Cute! It looks great with your sofa pillows!
    .-= Brittney´s last blog ..Map it Out =-.

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    Yellow makes me happy as well. I’ve been looking for yellow things (pillow covers, planters etc) but I guess I’m going to have to make them!
    .-= Sandy Blaxland´s last blog ..Thrifty Thursday – 15 July 2010 =-.

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    I like! That is one of my all-time favorite stores, too!
    .-= KJ´s last blog .. =-.

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    I love,love,love Home Goods! I go quite often as there is one 10 minutes from my house. I thought they were everywhere because we have at least 3or4 in the Kanss City area. I buy so much in there I can’t even remember everything. It’s my go to place for 500 thread count sheets for amazing prices!

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    Loved your post, and the fab pillow in the background that you did even mention. I’m in Washington state and do not know what a HomeGoods store is -which is probably a good thing! Love the yellow too. :) (I Googled HG just in case…. none in Washington.)

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    Oh!! I just saw the post about the Portland store! We head down there once in a while for soccer tournaments -I must take the address with me, and enough room in the car, just in case.
    .-= Shelly B.´s last blog ..What Would YOU Do With This Duck =-.

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    I LOVE Home Goods!

    My most recent find were velvet curtains for $20 a panel. They were the perfect off color of red I needed for my master bedroom. But the most exciting part was…when I got home and opened them and a roll of hooks wrapped inside the panels had POTTERY BARN stickers on them.

    YES ladies….I got Pottery Barn, velvet curtains for $20 a panel at Home Goods!! My best find by far. :)
    .-= Erin @ Where Beauty Meets Function´s last blog ..Ready Set Action!! =-.

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    I love Home Goods too! I haven’t been in about six months, but we are going for a baseball tournament and the HG is right there! I can spend HOURS in there. . . for real!

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    Oh, its about 2 hours from me in STL.

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    I heard a couple of weeks ago that HG’s is opening at least one store (Puyallup) in WA this year. Sorry, but that is all I know. They verified this in their FB page.

    Also, I travel a lot for work and look for HGs everywhere I travel in case I have time to shop. The TSA people at various airports just laugh and shake thier heads whenever they see me with a package. Sometimes, I even ship things back to my home if things are too many, too heavy or too big to take on the plane. Other times, if I plan things right, I take a suitcase (2 bags free on Southwest Airlines).

    Nancy in Gig Harbor

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