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A Christmas tree should be a symbol of celebration for the family. When you decorate your home for Christmas holiday, one of the best ways to accomplish this is to focus on the family and other Christmas traditions, such as food-specifically Christmas sweets.
Family trees are the best kind. They should have Christmas ornaments that the children made when they were in first grade: the jar lids with pictures glued inside, the Christmas angels they colored, the candy canes they made from beads. A family tree should have the ornaments that the family has received as gifts over the years. One should be able to look at Christmas tree and see the small knitted wreaths, Christmas drums made of cardboard toilet paper rolls and felt, the ornament someone saw in a store and had to buy. All of these ornaments should hang proudly on a family tree. It should be a glorious hodgepodge of ornaments, humble and grand, all having an accompanying story and memory.
Many people like to decorate their home in an Oriental fashion, even if it is just one or two rooms rather than their entire home. There are many oriental home accents to be found online or in flea markets and antique or oriental stores, and a very wide range functional and ornamental items of home décor such as vases.
Oriental vases range in price and style from the ancient dynastic pieces, such as the Ming vases we have all heard about, to reproductions of these and original modern pieces of oriental art. Most are ceramic, but you can also get metal Chinese vases, such as a beautiful genuine brass and pure jade vase available online right now, measuring 7 inches high and about 2.5 inches wide. Imported from China, elegant pieces such as this will complement any form of home décor and make excellent additions to oriental home accents in your house.
With the vast amount of commercially made Halloween decorations available for purchase today, you might wonder why one would choose to create their own. Everyone must have a unique Halloween display that catches eye. The first answer is simply price. A few simple and inexpensive ideas for decorating your house begin with items you may already have.
An easy way to dress up a front porch is by creating your own scarecrow or dummy. Stuff newspapers in some old clothes, safety pin them together and add a head. For a scarecrow, you might stuff paper into a piece of burlap and use a permanent marker to draw on facial features. Be sure to have some straw poking out of its collar and sleeves. If you’d like to make a spookier dummy, stuff paper into a scary mask. Prop your friend up in a sitting position. You can even have him “hold” a bowl of candy for Trick-or-Treaters.
Photography is a really wonderful hobby. Among those who are into photography there seems to be a big debate between film and digital. In all reality both methods of photography have their benefits, it really just depends what type of look you are going for. One thing that all photographers can agree on is that no matter how you take a picture, the best part is enjoying the photograph for years to come.
Whether you own a home or rent there is no reason that you can’t display some of your favorite old pictures. Having your pictures out for others to see and enjoy can make your house feel more like a home. Here are 3 simple tips for displaying your old photographs:
There are many ways to decorate a large wall that will enhance the room’s look. A Venetian wall mirror is a high quality decorative mirror used by many interior designers as their priority choice for home decor. Venetian mirrors give the room a stunning look when hung in the center of a large wall. The beauty and designs catch the eye immediately.
Many interior designers used to decorate a room with pretty wall pictures or nice wall paintings on large walls to enhance one’s room. The pretty wall picture or painting was considered as a rich looking and decorative technique to enhance the room. This method was recently changed. Instead, Interior designers started to decorate large walls with beautiful wall mirrors giving the room a larger look. In addition, the benefit of placing a decorative mirror on a large wall made the room look very spacious and airy. This idea became extremely popular with all interior designers.