Winter Home Tip: Warm Things Up
With Bits of Natural Texture

Is your home feeling a little {gasp} naked after the holidays? I always think things look a little barren after we put away our Christmas decorations.  It feels good to have a cleaner look, but it still seems like something is missing without the … ** Read more **

No More Winter Blues:
20 Winter Home Tips

Cozy Winter Room -- House Beautiful Just a few months ago, back in the fall, we did a series of posts here on The Inspired Room called 20 Fall Nesting Tips. The series was based on my 20 Little Things series...finding 20 things to be happy or … ** Read more **

DIY: Glittering New Year’s Centerpiece

If you are looking for a fun, glittery unforgettable centerpiece for your New Year's Party (or any winter event!), look no further! This was a guest post on my blog back in December 2007. If you don't spend much time perusing the archives, you'll … ** Read more **

Use What You Have:
Creative Gift Bags & Boxes

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Here is a clever way to use up bits and pieces of what you have around the house to make very cute and creative gift bags or boxes! I'm all for using what you have for thrifty wrapping. Gather up extra buttons, ribbons, strings, bits of paper and … ** Read more **

DIY Glitter Snow for Candles & Mason Jar Filler

DIY Glitter Snow for Mason Jars and Sparkle Candles

For years and years I've made these jars. They are my GO TO decorating idea for just about any event. They are pretty, easy to use and make and are always a HUGE hit! I'm a big fan of simple pretty ideas. I use Epsom salt as glittery snow in my mason … ** Read more **

DIY: Coastal Beach Chic Christmas Decor

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Coastal Living After creating my own "northwest coastal" style winter front door decor, I decided to look online for some more beach inspired Christmas decor inspiration. Of course, I found some inspiring ideas over at Coastal Living! While I have … ** Read more **

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