Gather: Valentine’s Day


1. Wooden Heart Spoon 2. Salt & Pepper Card 3. Chevron Striped Throw Blanket 4. I Love You Card 5. Happy Stripe Pillow Cover 6. Floral Sketch Chalkboard Tags Gather is a regular column featuring inspiring items from around the web,  gathered by … ** Read more **

Kitchen Cabinet Colors – Before & After

the inspired room kitchen remodel

Kitchen Cabinet Colors Are you ready for a kitchen update? I am, FINALLY!! I'm so excited to finally show how my gray and white kitchen cabinet colors and how they turned out after they were painted! You all have been SO patient! I know I've offered … ** Read more **

Decorating with a Pop of Red {Cottage}

cottage decorating with a pop of red

I happened to run across this natural beachy cottage decorated with pops of red on BHG.  I love it. Emerald green might be the color of the year, but as much as I have always loved green and still do, I'm always smitten by decorating with a pop of … ** Read more **

Gather: Cloth Napkins


1. Linen Napkins 2. Ethiopian Raw Silk Napkins 3. Indigo Polka Dot Napkins 4. Burst Napkin 5. Parisian Blue Napkin 6. Tile Napkin 7. Hand-Embroidered Naraka Napkin 8. Mina Napkin Set Do you have a drawer full of beautiful cloth napkins to mix and … ** Read more **

DIY Book Page Art {Easy Peasy How To!}


I'm glad you all liked our DIY book page art, hanging in that little corner of our family room! Due to popular demand (I've always wanted to say that! THANK YOU!), I'll show you a little bit of how we put this together, but obviously it doesn't … ** Read more **

Decorating my Family Room {Adding New Textures & Design Interest}

style end table

Decorating the Family Room So, a few weeks ago, The Inspired Room was voted in the top five of the Best Home Blogs in a contest put on by Lamps Plus! I wasn't aware my blog was even entered or in the running, so I was quite surprised but thrilled to … ** Read more **