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Renée Reardin

Renee Reardin is a lifestyle writer and stylist living in Toronto. To learn more about her, please visit www.reneereardin.com, and follow her on Twitter @reneereardin.

Styling Tricks for an Ikea Vanity

Posted by Renée Reardin Tuesday, February 25, 2014 10:10 AM EDT

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I strongly believe every woman is entitled to three things in life: a loving family, a fulfilling job and a charming little place to get ready each morning.

 

Vanity-Styling

Click through for vanity styling tips!

 

It’s where you begin every day; where you get prepared for the unpredictability that lie ahead. A place where there’s no chance of wasting your morning scouring the cupboards for your non-clumpy mascara, your brushes falling into the toilet, or your partner’s shower steam ruining your just-curled hair. I’m talking about a little place called the vanity.

 

Having spent my childhood sharing a bathroom with two older sisters, I discovered the importance of a vanity early on in life. Glamorous, they were not. I always dreamed of the picturesque vanities seen in the movies, like Holly Golightly’s decadent stunner, or Carrie Bradshaw’s eclectic version.

 

Because Ikea is the ultimate go-to furniture stop for every girl looking to whip together her home on a (serious) budget, I got my hands on the Hemnes Dressing Table, and decided to make it a little more elegant with a couple of DIY tricks. Click through to see how I completed this transformation.

Topics: Decorating, DIY, DIY Decor, Interior Design, Ikea Hack

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