Christmas Sneak Peeks

I really love the holiday season.

I absolutely love hosting Thanksgiving, but Christmas is definitely my holiday!!
I start thinking about Christmas in July...  I start looking for decoration inspirations... thinking about the menus... the parties. 

I wouldn't say that I'm a keep it simple Christmas kind of gal--I can't keep away from the sparkle.
This year my color scheme runs the gamut of metallics such as copper, gold and silver.   
I have also incorporated reds, greens, and browns.  
I attempt to use natural greenery whenever possible, but as I am allergic to most, I usually stick with live magnolia and bay with other greenery being artificial.  

Here are a few sneak peeks of my Christmas decor--lovely vignettes in the foyer and dining room.

 In the foyer, I used natural magnolia, pomegranates, and a few ornaments along with an antique silver footed bowl and a few dark gold candlesticks.  I also showcased two "Byers Choice Carolers" from my collection.

 In the dining room, I used antique copper candlesticks, faux greenery, and champagne artichoke ornaments to accent the crystal adorned trees.  I used chocolate brown as an accent color in the candles as well as in a few other places in the dining room.

Hopefully I will finish all of the decorations this coming weekend---photos to follow soon.

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1 comment :

  1. Sabrina those gold trees are so pretty. I could use those! I agree, Christmas is definitely my holiday as well. Thanks for linking up!


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