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Women. Where to begin? Most of the time women are polar opposites from men. In their way of thinking, they’d rather take over the laundry and dish washing just so it all gets done. Most women have a tendency towards de-cluttering everything, along with cleaning. I think it’s a control issue, but I’m really not sure.
Retired people. Finally the kids are grown and out of the house and retirees don’t have to work for a living anymore. There may be a resurgence of decorating the home, doing the rooms over and buying some non-kid proof furniture. After years, they’ve realized what their decorating style is, and can afford to run with
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Slobs. Men or women, old or young, these are people who will gladly relinquish control to anyone else. I mean, think about it. What is the reverse of a slob…a control-freak neat-nick. Oscar Madison vs Felix Unger. So the Oscars of the world live in a completely different universe. “The house is tidy,” to them, means they’ve done the first load of laundry in several months. They buy clothes rather than wash them.
When I was a teen, I was a live-in nanny for a woman golfer. I arrived to huge piles of dirty clothes in the basement, knee high, and the kids were wearing clothes with the tags still on them! To this woman, golf was her priority.
Not only do I feel sorry for slobs but also for OCD compulsive cleaners like Felix. These folks are at the edge of the spectrum and all we can o is gently assist them whenever we can.
Snobs. They have to have the latest of everything, and are constantly trying to one-up their friends and neighbors, even if they can’t afford it.
We had friends like this, for a while, and it made us so uncomfortable in their house. Our refrigerator was older, not like their brand new one, along with our carpet. The woman took me shopping in four-hundred-dollars-a-pair shoe stores, and of course I couldn’t buy anything. The sad part is, we knew they were up to their ears in debt and all their credit cards were maxed out.
So if you find yourself swinging the other way with decorating, think of them. Make sure you’re not a snob.