Monday, December 5, 2011

Our Outdoor Christmas Decor

When my husband made me these window boxes this summer, I was already getting excited about decorating them for Christmas.  I knew I wanted to use fresh evergreen boughs and some Christmas lights to add some festive touches to the front of our home.  We bought the evergreen boughs at a local florist shop.  The "dogwood sticks" are just some sticks from our yard that I spray painted "Colonial Red."  We did want to buy real dogwood sticks but they were over eight dollars for a small bunch.  DIYing them ourselves saved us a bundle!








What do you do to decorate the front of your home for Christmas?  Leave a comment and a link if you like so we can all visit!  Happy Monday!

4 comments:

  1. Love your welcoming home. Clever idea about the dogwood sticks - you've inspired me to do something with my window boxes. Thanks.

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  2. so pretty! We are redoing our 63 yr old house, and this year is the first one for outdoor decor-lights around the windows and roping around the arbor are what we have going on right now; I am sure we will add as we can:)
    Happy Christmas!

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  3. You are my kind of Christmas crafting genius. :)

    So glad I found your project via Centsational Girl.

    I would love for you to visit Decor To Adore. I am in the midst of a "Gifts You Can Make" series.

    Be merry and bright!

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