For stylish path lighting along your front walk, pair shepherd’s hooks with allen + roth™ black metal outdoor lanterns and pillar candles.
Lean a favorite holiday or winter object—such as a vintage sled—by your front door, and adorn it with a cluster of greenery, ribbon, and ornament balls. Choose a variety of clippings for contrasting textures. Start by placing long cedar clippings in opposite directions on the bottom. Starting with the longest pieces of pine, layer on clippings of decreasing length. Top the pine with short pieces of spruce, and wrap the bundle with floral or galvanized-steel wire. Then add the bow and ornaments.
Give a snowflake tree topper a sweet new home. Stack cake stands, and fill them with snacks and ornaments. Then crown the arrangement with a lighted snowflake topper.
This mitten garland doubles as an Advent calendar. Hang 25 miniature mittens and attach numbered key tags. Stuff the mittens with treats, if desired, and count down to the big day.
Take a Special Seat
Make your dining table inviting by wrapping each chair in extra-wide glittering ribbon tied in a glamorous bow and trimmed with teardrop mercury-glass baubles.
Fill a champagne bucket or any metal pail with a single beautiful tree branch. Drape the branch with a few ornaments for a handsome tabletop tree.
Decorate a shelf or mantel with holiday greenery. Stack fir and pine cuttings accented with winter berries, letting them drape over the ends. Hang pinecones tied with red ribbons for extra color.