Entries Tagged as 'Ugly Décor'

G’Day Kitty

July 3rd, 2016 · 7 Comments

Thank you to our international reader Jo for finding this home down under.  It’s from a house in the suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.  The owner loves cats!

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

There are pictures of cats all over.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Run out of wall space?  Hang them from the ceiling!

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

And dolls too!

dolls cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Macramé plant hangings, more dolls, and bamboo wall hangings.

dolls cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Stepping back to see more of this room.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Wind chimes and more in this room.

wind chimes cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen.

kitchen cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

More cats.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Bedroom · Clutter · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Ugly Décor · Dolls · Collections · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other International Cities

Shell We Use the Bathroom?

July 11th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Check out this seashell-themed bathroom!  If you open the toilet lid, you might find a black pearl.

ugly seashell-themed bathroom pedestal sink toilet bowl tank in the shape of a shell Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Ugly Décor

11 Months ‘Til Christmas!

January 25th, 2015 · 15 Comments

Our reader Fran found this delightful luxury home in Elk Grove, California.  Won’t you take a tour with us?  [click on the photos for full effect]

Let’s start in the bedroom.  Here we see an explosion of color and fabric.  And knotted curtains!!!

colorful tacky window drapes curtains pouf valances on bedframe too bedroom knotted fabric Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

Lots of Christmas decorations lift the spirit of the family room.

too many Christmas decorations living room cluttered look staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

Giant wreath in the living room.

too many Christmas decorations living room cluttered look wreath staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

Christmas decorations in the bathroom.

too many Christmas decorations bathroom cluttered look staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

Visual clutter in this room.

too many Christmas decorations cluttered look staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

At least the kitchen counters are cleared off.

too many Christmas decorations kitchen cluttered look staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

Christmas overload.

too many Christmas decorations kitchen cluttered look staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

The Presidential Suite!

Presidential suite president seal on carpet bedroom staging Elk Grove California home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Ugly Décor · Holiday Décor · Other US Cities · Bedspread

We Are Grateful This Holiday Season

December 23rd, 2014 · 3 Comments

Thank you for showing us a padlock.  [Phoenix]

close-up view shot photo picture of Barlock padlock peeling paint gate lock Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate

Thank you for showing us your inexpensive landscaping lighting.  [San Tan Valley, Arizona]

close-up view shot photo picture of inexpensive landscaping lighting rocks San Tan Valley Arizona homes houses for sale real estate

Thank you for showing us your wall hanging.  [Evansville, Indiana]

close-up view shot photo picture of ugly plastic gold music wall hanging décor Evansville Indiana homes houses for sale real estate

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Ugly Décor · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities

The Spirit of the Southwest

December 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Southwest décor can be found in many homes in the Phoenix metropolitan area.

Southwest décor pastel colors cactus saguaro bedspread bedroom decoration Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Saguaro cactus.  In 3D.  It’s padded.

Southwest décor pastel colors cactus saguaro living room decoration Sun City West Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

It’s not the Southwest unless there are some kokopelli dancers!

Southwest décor pastel colors kokopelli dancers decoration Sun City West Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Native American statues.

Southwest décor Native American Indian statues Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Realistic painting of the Southwest.

Southwest décor painting is crooked not straight horse lamps Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Ugly Décor · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Grandma's House · Bedspread

Red Velvet Wallpaper

October 5th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Thank you to our reader Michael for sending us these delightful photos of a San Diego, California home.

Red velvet wallpaper!!  Go ahead and touch it.  It’s fuzzy.

old vintage red velvet wallpaper saloon doors San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

Same wallpaper in a very cluttered bedroom.

old vintage red velvet wallpaper cluttered chaotic messy disorganized bedroom San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

The couch is on blocks of wood.

old drapes curtains chandelier couch on blocks of wood living room San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

The drapes and valances match but the furniture does not.

old drapes curtains couch on blocks of wood living room San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

A knotted curtain!  Ugh.

cluttered messy bedroom knotted window curtain San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

It looks like a dog wearing a sweater standing on its hind legs.

cluttered messy bedroom painting of a white dog wearing a sweater panda grab bars San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

The sellers take their grooming seriously.

cluttered messy disorganized bathroom toiletries on counter San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Ugly Décor · Wallpaper · Other US Cities · Bedspread

Pampas Grass Plumes!!

September 14th, 2014 · 4 Comments

It’s making a comeback in home décor!  Dyed pampas grass plumes!  [Fort Morgan, Colorado]

ugly tacky outdated décor color dyed pampas grass plumes stalks Southwest Indian arrows decorations Fort Morgan Colorado home house for sale

The arrows are pointing downward.

ugly tacky outdated décor Southwest Indian arrows decorations Fort Morgan Colorado home house for sale

It’s okay, the lace curtains aren’t knotted.

ugly tacky outdated décor white red blood wine color lace window curtains drapes Fort Morgan Colorado home house for sale photo

Visual distractions everywhere!

living room cluttered too many items visual distractions poor bad staging Fort Morgan Colorado home house for sale photo

There is storage under the waterbed.

bedroom cluttered too many items visual distractions poor bad staging waterbed Fort Morgan Colorado home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Window Coverings · Ugly Décor · Other US Cities · Weapons & Firearms

Contain Yourself

July 13th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The gorgeous green carpet.  The luxurious green couch.  The comfortable green chair.  The coziness of the room.  Contain yourself, buyers!  [Hot Springs, Arkansas]

ugly old outdated green carpet beat-up sofa couch cluttered living room Hot Springs Arkansas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Living Room · Ugly Décor · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Family Photos · Other US Cities · Grandma's House

Cork & Mirrors

May 13th, 2014 · 1 Comment

From a house built in 1970.  Yes, there was a time when mirrors and cork tiles in a checkerboard pattern were trendy.  These guys dared to be different.

vintage old outdated ugly mirrors cork tiles checkerboard pattern on wall 1970 décor Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Ugly Décor · 1970s

Dade City Delight

March 23rd, 2014 · 14 Comments

Thanks to one of our readers, we can share this Dade City, Florida home with you.  It was built in 1979.

The master bathroom features a sunken Roman tub, a mirror, dramatic drapes, and red plush carpeting.

outdated ugly décor red carpet Roman sunken bathtub bathroom drapes mirror Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

This is the master bathroom.

outdated ugly décor red carpet bathroom vanity Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

The red carpet continues into the rest of the master suite.

outdated ugly décor red carpet bedroom drapes damaged ceiling Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

Cheerful wallpaper will lift any buyer’s mood in the kitchen.

outdated ugly décor floral wallpaper 1979 kitchen original oven Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

Step-saver bathroom.  The toilet’s very close to the vanity in the 2nd bathroom.

outdated ugly décor floral wallpaper bathroom vanity Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

The living room.

outdated ugly décor carpet living room banisters Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

The dining room.

outdated ugly décor carpet dining room yellow paint walls Dade City Florida home house for sale photo

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Tags: Carpet · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Window Coverings · Ugly Décor · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Ceiling · Other US Cities