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3 Ways to Decorate with Cowhide Rugs

3 Ways to Decorate with Cowhide Rugs

For many looking to add a western flair to their home decor, a cowhide is the perfect edition to any room. It adds a nice spark of personality while still maintaining the rustic aesthetic you’re looking for. Not only are they super soft, but cowhide rugs function well in various color schemes. For example, you can use the neutral color to blend in or add a dramatic touch to an otherwise minimal interior. It’s up to you!  Many people think that cowhide rugs are limited to being just that–rugs. But that simply isn’t the case! There are several ways to...

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7 Ways to Make a Small Room Look Bigger

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7 Ways to Make a Small Room Look Bigger

Smaller spaces in your home hold both charm and challenge. Over the years, I’ve learned through trial and errors the tips and tricks behind taking a small room and making it homey and spacious. 

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The Western Hustle Podcast - The owner of WHD

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The Western Hustle Podcast - The owner of WHD

I'm excited to announce that I'm the guest on this weeks episode of The Western Hustle podcast!  This podcast is hosted by Sophia Sulzner, founder of The Punchy Posse and The Western Shop Specialist. This podcast brings together female entrepreneurs from all walks of life as we share our stories and interests.  On this episode Sophia and I talk about business, rodeo, travel, and more! Including how me and my fiancé got together! I'm excited for my friends, family, and customers to get a glimpse into Trevor and I's lives and maybe get some inspiration to follow their own dreams! ...

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Modern Western Style

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Modern Western Style

When you say the word ‘western’ most people immediately think of gunfighters in the streets, cowboys in 13MWZ’s, and Texas stars. But there has been a shift in our western culture in the last two years, especially for women. Courtenay DeHoff lit a fire with her #fancyladycowgirl posts on her Instagram and I gotta say, I’m in full support of this. I wasn’t raised going to rodeos or on a 5,000 acre ranch, I’m from a small cattle farm in Iowa and the most cowgirl it ever got for me was running barrels at the local fun show. Now I’m...

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How to Care for Your Cowhide Rug

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How to Care for Your Cowhide Rug

Cowhide rugs never go out of style and are a great investment for your home and if you’re like me, when you make an investment for something nice in your home you want to take care of it. Here are some tips for caring for your cowhide rug!  Cleaning Your Rug You’ll want to make sure you clean your cowhide rug as regularly as you clean your house.  Be sure to vacuum your rug in the direction of the hair. Cowhide rugs are durable but I recommend setting your vacuum to the gentlest setting it has. Taking your rug outside...

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