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  • Festive Garden Inspired Gift Wrap

    Wrapping the gifts you've carefully chosen for your friends and family can give you the opportunity to make the gift seem a bit more special. Adding an extra touch doesn't have to take a lot of time or money.  Turn to your garden for a bit of inspiration. Choose simple brown [...] Read Full Article
  • One Door Three Ways

    A wreath, garland, and pots is all you need to create a festive Christmas doorway in any style. Here we take those elements and show them in a traditional, natural, and whimsical design. What's your favorite style?         Get the [...] Read Full Article
  • Christmas from the Garden

    The Holly and the Ivy aren't the only greenery that can be cut from the garden to use in Christmas decorations. There are many evergreens, berries, and branches that make beautiful and fresh displays. It's also quite fun and rewarding to walk through your garden with your pruners cutting from [...] Read Full Article
  • Deck the Halls

      Decking your home for Christmas with fresh garland adds beauty and fragrance. Garland can be used to decorate indoors and out. Drape garland on your mantle, adorn your doorway, wrap it around your staircase and your mailbox. The options are endless.   Types of Garland Cedar Garland is the easiest type of fresh garland [...] Read Full Article
  • Beautiful Blooming Bulbs for Christmas

    Each year at Christmas time, you've probably been in a friend or family member's home who has beautiful blooming Amaryllis and fragrant Paperwhites blooming indoors. Now is the time to plant Amaryllis and Paperwhites, if you want to have them blooming in your home this year. It takes about 6 [...] Read Full Article
  • Five Ways to Decorate with a Christmas Wreath

    5 Quick and Easy Ways to Decorate With a Wreath   Decorating for Christmas can be made quick and easy by using wreaths. The front door might be the traditional place to hang a wreath, but they are great to use in many other spots. Here are some ideas:    Three in a row.   [...] Read Full Article
  • Decorating for Christmas

    Decorating for Christmas Decorating your home for Christmas is a great way to get in the holiday spirit. Here are some handy tips and ideas to make decorating simple and easy.   Outside Start at the curb. Greet your neighbors with Christmas cheer by decorating your mailbox. Keep it simple by adding a swag or [...] Read Full Article
  • Oh Christmas Tree

    Choosing the Perfect Christmas Tree Christmas is a time of family traditions and it starts with choosing the perfect Christmas tree. Nothing says Christmas like the scent of a fresh-cut Christmas tree. Here are some tips for choosing the best, freshest Christmas tree. Purchase a Christmas tree that is being kept in [...] Read Full Article
  • Thanksgiving Table Decorating Ideas

    Looking for something to decorate your table for Thanksgiving? The garden is a great place to start. Pick fall leaves, acorns, pine cones, berries, fruit, herbs, and fall flowers. Here are some ideas to get you started.   Fall Leaves Bundle a group of leaves together and place in several small vases. Place a [...] Read Full Article
  • Maize Craze

    Indian corn has always been a favorite to use as a fall decoration. It has colorful kernels that beautifully represent the harvest season. Here are some quick and easy ideas for using Indian Corn.   Tie three cobs of Indian corn together with ribbon or raffia and hang them as a swag [...] Read Full Article
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