Tree Stand? Check! and guess what? My love & I found one in like-new condition at a yard sale yesterday for one dollar (neither of us has ever had a tree of our own before)! This sparked 80 million decorating ideas in my brain...
So I made a list (& checked it twice), & now I'm proud to introduce...
5 Easy Ways to Decorate Your Living Room for the Holidays -
and I guarantee, nobody's living space will look as chic as yours!
1. Holiday Art
Shop online for well-made, holiday wrapping paper that fits your style, like these from Kate's Paperie.
Purchase 2 - 3 blank frames (the size & medium is up to you), fill them with the wrapping paper and hang them on the walls in your living room.
If your walls look too cluttered, I recommend taking down artwork that you have up all year round, and storing it in a closet until you ring in the New Year.
Use the excess wrapping paper for presents under your tree!
Display candlesticks on a mantle or accent table.
When selecting candles, pull colors & shades from your wall art!
3. Picture Frames
Picture frames like this one from paper-source.com, would look great next to a pair of candlesticks!
4. Pillows & Throws
Make that couch look merry & bright! Add a plaid chenille throw...
Or how about an Afghan, like this one I found on Jacubina's Etsy Shop!
And how cute are these Bow Pillows from Pier 1?!
You can never go wrong with flowers. Go to a grocery store or flower shop & whip up a centerpiece for your coffee table. Do you have a tendency of killing flowers? No problem! Create them with paper! Like this Amaryllis Kit from Paper-Source.com. Hint, hint- branch away from poinsettia's... amaryllis make beautiful, holiday gifts too.
I really hope you enjoyed this post! I cannot wait to share my Holiday Living Room with you!