Entries Tagged as 'Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor'

Two Ugly Mirrored Walls

September 3rd, 2010 · 2 Comments

There was a time when cork and mirror tiles were popular.  1970s?  How fun is it to remove them?  These people gave up.

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This home features a full wall of mirror tiles with diamond accents.

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Hall of Shame - Ugly Décor

Lawn Ornament Madness

August 8th, 2010 · 11 Comments

It’s not for sale, but we thought you’d get a kick out of this.  Talk about brightening up the neighborhood.  At least it looks very clean.  The windmill’s a cute touch.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Clutter · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities · 1950s

Christmas Bear Collection

May 19th, 2010 · 11 Comments

Check out all of those Christmas bears!  And all that clutter.  Plus the lattice board hanging from the ceiling.

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More Christmas bears on the other wall.  Did they clear out the room for a square dance?

Christmas bear stuffed animal collection poor home staging Phoenix Arizona house photo

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Stuffed Animals · Collections · Holiday Décor · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor

Tacky Hotel - part 1 of 3

April 25th, 2010 · 10 Comments

The Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo, California prides itself on its unusual hotel room décor.  Let’s take a look.  Maybe we can get some decorating ideas for our own homes.

The Yahoo Room.
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The Villa Rock Room.
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The Round Room.
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The Pony Room.
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The Pick & Shovel Room.
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The Romance Room.
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The Sugar & Spice Room.
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The Vous Room.
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Tags: Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities

Tacky Hotel - part 2 of 3

April 25th, 2010 · 5 Comments

More uniquely decorated rooms at the Madonna Inn.

The Old Mill Room.
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The Merry Room.
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The Madonna Suite.
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The Krazy Dazy Room.
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The Irish Hills Room.
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The Hearts & Flowers Room.
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The Marguerite Room.
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The Love Nest Room.
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Tags: Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities

Tacky Hotel - part 3 of 3

April 25th, 2010 · 5 Comments

And seven more delightful rooms at the Madonna Inn.  Enjoy.

The Fox & Hound Room.
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The Espana Room.
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The Anniversary Room.
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The Buffalo Room.
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The Carin Room.
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The Chestnut Foal Room.
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The Dot & Daisy Room.
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Tags: Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities

We Have Crabs

April 13th, 2010 · 3 Comments

So says the sign at this Cape Cod beach cluttered home in Phoenix.  Sharks, lobsters, chains, nets, and a harpoon.  As Simon Cowell would say, “It is too over the top.”

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Tags: Staging · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor

You Wanted More Plastic Covers, You Got It

March 31st, 2010 · 1 Comment

Plastic covered furniture brings out a mix of fond memories and embarrassment for some people.  We found more at this Louisville, Kentucky home:  green and gold couches with heavy plastic protective covers.  Enjoy.

ugly tacky green gold couch sofa chair plastic cover Louisville Kentucky home house

A bedroom with pretty blue wallpaper.

ugly blue wallpaper bedroom Louisville Kentucky home house

Some kind of angel shrine in the corner with wicker & Christmas lights thrown together.

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Tags: Window Coverings · Wallpaper · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities

Tacky With a Capital T

March 14th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Dayton, Ohio.  The pictures tell the story.  Good grief.

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Dining in style.

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Speechless.

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Tags: Staging · Bedroom · Stuffed Animals · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Lighting · Fake Plants & Flowers · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities

The Jungle House In Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

February 1st, 2010 · 5 Comments

This Swarthmore, Pennsylvania home is so over the top that it’s at the bottom again.  Look at all the stuff piled up around the fireplace?

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There’s a banana tree painted on the wall.  In fact, the entire wall is painted to look like a block wall with arches.  Plastic covered sofa!

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Monkey see, monkey do in the master bedroom.

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The dining room?

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Busy looking kitchen.  How will buyers react to this house?  They’ll leave with headaches.

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Clutter · Faux Paint & Murals · Fake Plants & Flowers · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Hall of Shame - Ugly Décor · Other US Cities