Monday, November 26, 2012

Sneak Peek of my Christmas Decor . . .



I thought I'd share some photos of my home while I'm in the midst of decorating. It usually takes me the better part of a week to get it all put together!




My trees are still "in progress". As you can see, I've gone for a teal and gold theme for them this year. I have a narrow area in my living room for the trees, so I am using two narrow trees, rather than one larger tree.



I have used a lot of peacock themed ornaments.



I found this fun crown tree topper at Hobby Lobby for half price. I added the tule to it to make it a little more stable on the tree.


The crown at the top of this tree is actually a garden stake!




I'm still working on the mantle, but I love these gold mercury glass trees I picked up at Hobby Lobby.







I added Christmas bulbs to my birdhouses in the living room.





I added this wreath, as well . . . a Pinterest project I made at a Pinterest party:



I'm adding some holiday bling to my chandeliers. This is the chandelier above my kitchen table.





My bedroom is also getting attention. I've just started working on the fireplace. I already have a lot of mercury glass in the room, so it goes with the silver theme.

I looked all over for white garland for my mantle, but I couldn't find anything I really liked. I ended up twisting a basic white strand with two different strings of clear / frosted bead garland, and adding in some ornaments.






I love these large lavender ornaments atop candlesticks. 


This chandelier got some silver garland and a long ornament hanging down the center.


I added silver and mercury glass bulbs to this vase in the bedroom.


Here is a simple cone project (DIY to come soon) covered with rhinestones.




That's it, so far . . . more to come!

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7 comments:

  1. It looks just gorgeous already!!!
    I can't even imagine pulling out the boxes yet lol so I'm going to live precariously through everyone else for a week or so!
    LOVE your bedroom mantel!
    xox

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    1. Thank you!! I usually wait for a while. I blame this early start on Pinterest!!

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  2. Absolutely Gorgeous!!! I love following your blog and would love for you to follow mine also.
    Deborah
    www.threedawgladydesigns.blogspot.com

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  3. Love your mantle!! Great solution since you couldn't find what you were looking for. Love the peacock adornments!

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  4. I found your post on Southern Hospitality. I really like how you have decorated, I am a wee bit jealous of the rhinestone wreath-it is gorgeous!

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  5. Thank you for sharing your lovely home and decor!!!

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  6. what a beautiful garland! LOVE your trees too. How wonderful!

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