24 Dec Decorating for the Holidays!
The holidays are a very festive time of the year and many look forward to the joy of decorating. To celebrate the upcoming Christmas holiday here are our top 5 holiday décor ideas for this season:
If you are missing the snow due to the mild fall we here on the east coast have enjoyed so far you may have been inspired to go with an all white theme to make it feel like the weather outside is frightful. Design Milk recently posted some modern themed decorations and I am simply loving this marshmallow snow.
To see more modern holiday décor ideas visit Design Milk (http://design-milk.com/modern-christmas-decorating-ideas/)
If you are hosting for the holidays this year, our very own Amy Cuker was recently interviewed by Philly Style Mag and she reminds us not to let the table have all the fun, you can extend your dining room decorations to the chairs to!
To read more about our local Philadelphia Interior Designers’ ideas for the holiday tablescapes, check out the Philly Style Magazine article. http://phillystylemag.com/how-to-decorate-holiday-inspired-tablescapes
Wondering what to do with all the beautiful holiday cards that come in the mail? Have no fear, Martha Stewart has an answer for that! Find a mirror in your home and adorn it with string to hang all those pretty cards from. I personally displayed our cards like this and its been fun to see the mirror fill up with so much love and happiness!
Martha has lots more ideas if you want check them out. http://www.marthastewart.com/274574/christmas-decorating-ideas#186126
Looking for an elegant way to dress up for the holidays, Montgomery County Magazine showcases some beautiful ideas in the current issue. Maria Viola Kuttruff, of Viola Interior Design, LLC, found a way to bring in the holidays by staying true to the color palette of the room’s existing décor. The end result is a beautiful, cheerful celebration of good design and the holidays!
Learn more about Maria’s fabulous approach to holiday decorating. http://montcomag.com/home-garden/dressing-up-for-christmas/
One of the hottest trends for string lighting are what my daughter calls, fairy lights. These lights make a magical impression. The best part is these lights can be used year round from weddings to birthdays to the everyday. Many of the cooper wire lights are battery operated so there are many interesting uses.
Want to see more ideas for the cooper string lights see more at PopSugar. http://www.popsugar.com/home/How-Decorate-Copper-Wire-Christmas-Lights-36152878#photo-36152885
Happy holidays everyone!