Entries Tagged as 'Make It Stop'

All I Want For Christmas Is No More Knotted Curtains

December 15th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Santa Claus, I’ve been a very good boy this year.  I only want one thing for Christmas:  please put a stop to knotted curtains!  Thank you.

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It looks ridiculous.

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Why spend money on nice curtains only to wrinkle them up?

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[sigh]

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Now parents are getting their kids to do it.

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It looks like dirty laundry.

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Now people are knotting up their shower curtains!!!!  What the ???

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This stupid trend has now spread to Des Moines, Iowa.

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Come on, Des Moines.  Nip this in the bud before your city is infected.

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Tags: Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Surprise, AZ Homes · Peoria, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Shower Curtain · Make It Stop

Interesting Baby Names

October 2nd, 2014 · 7 Comments

Cutesy letters for baby names on bedroom walls continue to show up.  But the names become more, um, different.

Pasy?

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Iilyanall?

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Megrn?  [This trend has now spread to Gainesville, Georgia]

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Maidam?  I have no clue.

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Can you figure it out?

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Glendale, AZ Homes · Surprise, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Make It Stop

The Haves & Have Knots

September 23rd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Please make it stop.  I can knot take it any more.

Five knots!

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Four knots!

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Three knots!

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Two knots!

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One knot is still one too many.

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Back up to two knots?  Noooooo!

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Back to only one knot.  My blood pressure is dropping.

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Why can’t curtains look like this?  No knots.  Simple strip of fabric holding it in place.  Thank you.

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Tags: Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Tempe, AZ Homes · Chandler, AZ Homes · Make It Stop

What Knot To Do

July 28th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Those dreaded knotted curtains are back.  And they’re badder, er, worse than ever.

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Here they are from a different angle.

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Knotted curtains are like a virus.  They spread to other windows in a house.  Notice the sloppy paint line at the ceiling.

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We don’t luv knotted curtains.

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People are now knotting bed sheets used as curtains.

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Either knot them both or none.  We vote for none.

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None, please.

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How is a buyer supposed to exit that door with a giant knot hanging there?

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Please make this trend go away.

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It’s knot a good look.

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Tags: Bedroom · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Glendale, AZ Homes · Chandler, AZ Homes · Entertainment/Media Niche · Make It Stop · Laundry Room

Hard To Read Letters

June 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

The letters are supposed to read Serenity, but the overall look is hardly that.

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The baby’s name is Grey?

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Trey.  But how would the kid be able to read those crazy letters?

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Monter?  [Troy, New York]

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At least you can read the letters.

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Make It Stop

Knot Good In Rialto, California

June 8th, 2014 · 8 Comments

Drapes tied in a big knot in a Rialto, California home.

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It’s the first thing you see when you enter the house.

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We are all blessed to see this knotted curtain in four different photos!

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Thank you, Jillian, for sending us these photos.

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Bonus photo:   They sponge-painted the bedroom!

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Tags: Bedroom · Window Coverings · Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities · Make It Stop

Knot Suggested

May 20th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Help!  The knotted curtain trend won’t go away!

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Why?  Why?

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How about cutting the curtains the correct length instead?  You can borrow my scissors.

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Now people are knotting their shower curtains!  Ugh.

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One curtain normal.  One curtain knotted.

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Same thing in another home.  (sigh)

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Tags: Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Glendale, AZ Homes · Shower Curtain · Bedspread · Make It Stop

Fit To Be Tied

March 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Knotted curtains keep showing up.  Help us.

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One giant knot for mankind.

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Six knotted curtains.  All uneven.

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Why bother having curtains over the window anyway?

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Tags: Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Make It Stop

Love Handles

March 11th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Thank you, Heather, for sending us this photo.  Why, oh, why do people put handles or knobs in the middle of kitchen cabinet doors?!?!  [Colleyville, Texas]

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Tags: Kitchen · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Cabinets · Other US Cities · Make It Stop

Kitchen Cabinet Embellishments

March 3rd, 2014 · 4 Comments

Some sellers spice up their kitchen cabinets by adding decorations to the doors.

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Some sellers paint over their cabinet doors.

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Some sellers affix shelf paper or wallpaper to the doors.

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Others paint with two colors.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities · Cabinets · Make It Stop