Repurposing, recycling and redesigning are ways to breathe new life into objects that you still hold dear and wouldn’t consider parting with. Open the door to new ideas by bringing common outdoor items inside. Combine unlikely styles or objects to create an eclectic style and casual elegance. Embrace the time worn beauty of weathered wood and faded fabric. Garnish your home with quaint charm and shabby chic hospitality.
A white-washed lantern serves as a classic display element for your holiday treasures. Place one of your timeless trinkets inside and hang or place on a side table for a treasured Yuletide accent.
A string of painted wooden letters spreads a jolly Christmas message when tied together with homespun red checkered fabric. String up a bit of holiday charm using a cheerful painted motif and trim a small area with a splash of seasonal spirit.
A bejeweled vintage dish cradles a pearly collection of holiday splendor in a room that is wrapped in vintage Victorian delight. A light palette of softness bathes the room is timeless elegance as the twinkle of white light reflects in the panes of a repurposed window frame.
The soft sweet look of this pair of Victorian inspired stockings brings a traditional feel to your mantel this Yuletide season. The sheen of satin ribbons coupled with the glitz of shiny glass bulbs add a refined look to the charming mantel.
Simple shelving in the corner of a distressed cabinet, showcase treasures of yesteryear with charm and child-like appeal. A pair of enchanting dollhouses flanked with miniature trees create a holiday wonderland.
Twisted grapevine form a natural ring of beauty that nestles a collection of creamy flowers and rich foliage. A painted holiday message turns your door wreath into a welcoming passageway for holiday visitors.
Small bits of toile and lace make a big impact when beautifully entwined together on a bed of frosty branches and glowing light. A simple door bestows a regal welcome with this dressed up bit of collective elegance.
Pyramid of Presents
A sturdy wire- brushed chair provides a rustic resting place to the gather a pyramid of holiday surprises. Gifts wrapped in crisp lacey paper accented with soft floral ribbon sit in stark contrast to the weathered quality of the sturdy chair.
A repurposed wooden shutter becomes the canvas for a spirited seasonal bit of art. This frosty fellow takes shapes using the homespun touches of fabric, buttons and evergreen. This seasonal shout out to the holidays would work well indoors or tucked on your front porch.
A small collection of repurposed glass jars gets a second chance as they transform into a magical holiday display adorned with some glitz and glam. Cover the lids with bits of fabric and novelties to add a touch of class and tuck a miniature symbol of the season inside.
A vintage painted dresser serves as a charming holiday stage. Natural branches brimming with the reflective beauty of traditional glass bulbs jut from a classic mauve pitcher. A village of tiny houses huddle nearby creating a peaceful hamlet.
Victorian inspired stockings show their individual style and grace as they hang from a simple weathered wooden wall hanger. A ring of glistening bulbs crown the area with festive holiday glow. The comfy look of a favorite chair invites guests to sit a spell.
A set of old weather- beaten shutters brings contrast to the frosty glow of this magical little homestead. A tray of winter wonderland comes to life under a retro inspired wreath. The charming appeal of these vintage treasures makes you feel like they were just pulled from Grandma’s attic.
Repurposed building supplies are artfully joined together to create a space for some timeless beauty. Distressed shutters and lattice create a backdrop for a chic mantel inspired area. Light and lace dance together to fill this area with a soft feminine quality.
Add cottage inspired romance to your entry door with a romantic wreath design simply brimming with elegance and beauty. Soft pastel hues circle a creation crafted from toile, ribbons and florals. Frosty bulbs and large rosettes give depth and substance to this divine wreath.
A painted side table holds a treasure trove of Victorian delights. Accented with a trilogy of frames and porcelain beauty, strands of creamy pearls dance their way through the area. A tabletop tree celebrates the timeless glory of the season.
Pretty in Pink
Treat yourself to a woodland walk and gather elements from the great outdoors to trim your home this holiday season. Transform nuts, pine cones and other bits of nature into decorative accents with a little paint and imagination. Nestle your primitive collection in a clear pedestal dish to accent your décor.
Table Top Elegance
A time honored collection of soft holiday bulbs creates a focal point on this side table laden with vintage inspired documents. Simple golden stars punctuatethe area along with a collection of graceful candlesticks.
Yuletide glamour fills every inch of this space. A multitude of luminescent trees serves as a centerpiece under the crowning beauty of a crystal chandelier. Frosty robin egg blue bulbs add a subtle pop of cool color to the holiday tree.
The repurposing of costume jewelry into this dazzling wreath makes a timeless statement. The collective arrangement of aged accessories wrap themselves in perfect harmony around this exquisite wreath. Simplecountry shutters provide a fitting backdrop to complement the intricate quality of this creation.
Weathered Yuletide Wonders
A weathered wooden forest of trees creates quite a spectacle in this fireside area. Fashioned from repurposed wood in a variety of sizes, these trees make a great statement indoor or out. A lighted garland and pair of intricate snowflakes rounds out this country tribute to the holiday season.
The natural contrast of fibers against the glamour of holiday trimmings give depth and interest to your space. A simple piece of burlap wrapped around the base of a miniature tree or a woven seagrass basket add elements of natural beauty to this rustic holiday space.
Flea market treasures become works of art as they transform this space with holiday splendor. A weathered metal gate once the point of entry for friends and family, now serves its new purpose as a fireside accent while the white-washed beauty of a traditional mirror and coffee table are born into new glory.
Your guests will giggle with delight when they witness the frosty beauty of this chic holiday space. A palette of soft color evokes the feeling of a trip through the candy store. A gorgeous holiday table laden with tasty treats greets your guests with hospitality.
Trio of Treasured Trees
A trio of miniature trees nestled in vintage inspired vases create a nostalgic statement. Tiny glass bulbs and glossy strands of pearlized beads wrap the trees in glamourous fashion. A showy rhinestone broach stars as the crowing jewel on these holiday beauties.
Recycle an old pile of wood into a Yuletide statement with a little effort. Roll up your sleeves and get busy sawing and hammering your way to a primitive piece of holiday décor. Add a strand of lights and a collection of modestly wrapped boxes to complete the look.
One Red Bulb
Say it all with the simple image of one red bulb. Hand-painted on a canvas of weathered wood is the image of a single red bulb dangling heavily from an evergreen branch. This rustic look is simple, timeless and uncomplicated.
Every nook and cranny of this space will have you feeling like you stepped back in time. Heavily adorned with the feel of the Victorian Era, elements of time honored beauty come together in an enchanting display of elegance. A palette of mauve and pink mingle with an evergreen garland to blanket this space in traditional holiday charm.
Sack of Splendor
An old weathered shutter provides a perfect backdrop for this burlap sack filledto overflowing with the bounty of the winter season. Rustic accents and a fabric bow add country charm to this primitive piece.
The Queens Table
Dress your dining room in splendor fit for a queen. Pull out all that china you have squirreled away and celebrate the spirit of the season in regal style. This table shimmers and shines with a silvery elegance.
Two Tone Beauty
Add a colorful twist to the bounty of fall with a dangling display of painted acorns. A dash of color and a sprinkle of glitter gives turns this handful off acorns into a natural seasonal accent for your décor.