Cottages by the Sea {Kate Jackson Design}

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With summer just getting underway, I’m particularly drawn to coastal style. This weekend I was browsing Houzz and was inspired by Kate Jackson Design and her warm casual interiors. She mixes antique and new furniture to create one of a kind rooms with inviting simplicity, texture and a nod to the sea. I really enjoy seeing homes that have their own unique personality and style shining through! Enjoy!
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{Inspired By} Navy Blue

Navy Wingback Chair and Navy Stair Runner - S B Long Interiors

There's just something so beautiful about navy blue, isn't there? I love the way it looks when mixed with neutrals, especially against white. I came across these photos from S B Long Interiors and was smitten by all the navy! I love … ** Read more **

Decorating for Summer {Summer Tour of Homes}

Summer Family Room Console Cabinet and Gallery Wall - The Inspired Room

Welcome! I'm happy you stopped by! If it is your first time here, I am so glad you are here. Today I'm joining up with Gina from The Shabby Creek Cottage and her fun Summer Tour of Homes! You can find the entire line up of links at the end of the … ** Read more **

Massachusetts Beach House Tour {If I Lived Here}

Beautiful White and Wood Living Room - Beach House Tour

If I lived here, I would have a hard time deciding where to sit down with my morning coffee. The comfy white couches? The cheery red window seat? The glorious settee overlooking the ocean? Decisions, decisions. I think I'd try them … ** Read more **

How to Hang Oars {or Paddles} in an X Shape

Hang paddles on the wall

At first the way to hang oars or paddles in an X shape might seem like it would be pretty obvious. But, if you've tried it you'll see that it requires a bit more thought than just forming the letter X on a wall with your paddles. However, I have a … ** Read more **

Sarah Richardson’s Royal Blue, Gold, and White Kitchen

42 Westmoreland  Ave.

T here's something so perfect about the mix of royal blue, white, and gold, am I right? Sarah Richardson sure knows how to design a fresh and beautiful kitchen! This is Courtney writing this post today, I'm filling in for my mom since she came down … ** Read more **