Country Living (USA)


Like an eye-catch­ing book cover, a fes­tive front door sets the tone for in­te­rior mer­ri­ment.

- Fashion & Beauty · Healthy Food · Healthy Living · Fruits

A rus­tic to­bacco bas­ket (birch­, fresh green­ery, and bright berries speak to tra­di­tion, while an over­size checked bow adds a touch of cheer­ful pat­tern. Use flo­ral wire to fas­ten green­ery in a neat bunch, and add pine cone ac­cents.

Mag­no­lia leaves and green­ery pair for sim­ple, nat­u­ral swag, while dried or­anges and pine cones add just a lit­tle color and tex­ture. Un­der­stated burlap rib­bon (pa­per­ bun­dles the bunch with a hap­pily hum­ble bow.

Sweet vin­tage wooden spools (berk­shireshop­ wrapped with an as­sort­ment of thread, baker’s twine, rib­bon, and rick­rack pro­vide pops of color and hint at the craft­ing and mer­ry­mak­ing hap­pen­ing just beyond the front door.

But of course the fam­ily’s most spir­ited fig­ure eighter would out­fit her door with fur-em­bel­lished ice skates filled with ever­green. A fluffy pom-pom “snow­ball” and mini sil­ver or­na­ments (con­sumer­ round out the blade dis­play.

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