Monthly Archives: December 2009

Christmas Angels used in Decorating at Home

In the spirit of keeping it frugal, check out these angels. The range in cost is between $1.99 and $10 and we’ve had them for years. After Christmas, we pack everything up and store them in either plastic garbage bags, … Continue reading

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Decorated Christmas Trees – Maui Resort Style

One way to get fantastic decorating ideas is to check out hotel lobbies. Blessed to live on Maui, here is some of what I found today, both favorites and not so favorites. Enjoy. Which one is your favorite?

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Christmas Decorations for Office

To add drama without interfering with the office color schemes we hung paper lanterns from the ceiling with fishing wire. The christmas decorations all have white and gold to keep the theme elegant.

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After Christmas Frugal Shopping Plans

Only six days left until Christmas. You can find some of the best deals on Christmas items right after Christmas. Starting to plan for next years themes now. On the wish list so far: Pre-Lit LED Christmas trees in different sizes … Continue reading

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Holiday Party Decorating Themes

This Year I found myself donating decorations for several different types of parties – one at a restaurant, two at our home, and one at the office so far. I came up with one theme for the holiday parties, that … Continue reading

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Blue and green decorated Christmas tree – Christmas theme for office

This is a real tree in the conference room. It was a team effort to decorate the office and this tree. The idea was to use primarily blue and silver for the main colors and a few bits of green  throughout the office for … Continue reading

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Decorated White Christmas Tree and White Garland

Used white garlands, angels, boat standing on end like shelves, a white christmas tree, bows, flowers, and christmas balls. When you are tight on space, look up. We used the top of our cabinets above each of our desks in … Continue reading

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Christmas Village

Put each building in your village at a different level. Use crates, the boxes the buildings come in or even books. Picture a mountain with the houses tucked into the banks. Cover the boxes with fabric (e.g. sheet or table … Continue reading

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BEFORE and AFTER Centerpiece

Materials Needed: 1 swag 5 christmas balls, 1 candle holder for 3 candles spray painted silver 3 bows 2 grap clusters 1 floral branch taken apart   First, fluff the swag. Then place the spray painted candle holder and wrap with … Continue reading

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Nativity Scene

It’s nice if nativity scenes are at eye level. We are using the end of our bar to display ours this year. It was custom painted by one of our friends, Dan Beauchamp.

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