A Memorable Kitchen: 4 Takeaway Tips

Blue Kitchen Island - Lee Ann Thornton Interiors

Lee Ann Thornton in House Beautiful I love analyzing photos of rooms to notice design ideas and find takeaway tips I can use in my own home. What makes a room memorable? Even if we can't remodel a kitchen in the same way, the principles we take away … ** Read more **

Easy Mason Jar Snow Globes

Easy DIY Mason Jar Snow Globes - The Inspired Room Christmas Decorating Ideas

Here's a really easy Christmas decorating idea for you, as seen in my Christmas house tour this week (and some from last year, too!) ! I had a few questions on how I made them, so here's the scoop. For the antique blue mason jar (I found mine at a … ** Read more **

Christmas House Tour {Part One}

Forest & Sea Christmas Tour - The Inspired Room

Welcome, friends! I'm SO glad you stopped by today for the annual Christmas tour of my home in our little corner of the Pacific Northwest (I'm joining in with the Holiday Home Tours via Just a Girl!). This is part one of a two part house tour, you … ** Read more **

Two Things to Consider When Buying Home Accessories

Gray and White Striped Entry Wall - Entry Console Table - The Inspired Room

Hello friends! I took a few days off to enjoy Thanksgiving with my family. It was so nice to slow down a bit, relax, and eat delicious food, of course. And just for the record, my 24 pound turkey turned out amazing if I do say so myself :). It … ** Read more **

Attitude of Gratitude {Loving Fall: Day 17}

Simple Christmas Decorating - Cozy Stacked Winter Blankets

I can't believe this week is already half over, and TOMORROW is Thanksgiving! HOW? I had all these big aspirations for this week and basically none of them have been accomplished yet. I imagined my house all decorated for Christmas by this point … ** Read more **

How to Make a {No Sew!} Rolled Fabric Shade

DIY No Sew Rolled Fabric Shade - The Inspired Room

Thanks for all the nice comments on our laundry room progress! I'm glad you like it, I am so excited to be rid of the swine and feel like I have a fresh space to do laundry in! I promise to share more of the room as the details come together and I … ** Read more **