Bringing out the Holiday Décor

I love checking out everyone’s holiday décor posts, so I figured I’d take a bunch of pictures of our house to share with you all.

In truth, I actually have a LOT more holiday stuff that I didn’t actually put out this year. However, I like to switch it up from year to year, so some stuff will only come out occasionally. Also, I wasn’t really sure how Jack would be this year with the decorations, so I didn’t put out my full set of Wizard of Oz ornaments.

This may be my favorite room in the whole house… our den:

Christmas Decor - den

I actually hardly put any ornaments on the tree this year because I wasn’t sure if they would survive Jack.

Christmas Decor - tree

And here is a close up of the mantel. I found the “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” sign at Joann’s on Black Friday for 50% off. The banner came from Target last year the day after Christmas when they slashed all their prices.

Christmas Decor - mantel

The knit stockings and holders are also from Target a few years ago — one for Travis, me, Jack, and a mini one for Ollie. The branches are a gift from my baby shower and one of my most treasured things. Each bird has a handwritten message on it with our friends’ good wishes for our family.

Christmas Decor - stockings

I picked this little guy up last week from a thrift store for just $5! He had an ugly bow around his neck, but I cut that off within about 3 seconds. Goldie may be a reindeer, but Jack insists that they are Snow Deer… because snow makes more sense than rain. Obviously.

Christmas Decor - reindeer

I just did a little switch up to our front entrance area and changed out a chair for this cute little table (check it out here). I love that the table not only gives me storage for hats and gloves, but I now have a fun little area to decorate! The “jingle” came from Home Interiors years and years ago, the candle holder was a gift from a friend, and the purple tree was another thrift store score for just $4!

Christmas Decor - entrance table

Here’s the last bit o’ Christmas in our house, until Santa comes:

Christmas Decor - LR

I change up that little tray throughout the year — last month it had a couple mini pumpkins thrown in and for Christmas it has green sparkle balls and a pretty white tree.

Now it’s your chance to share! I’d love to see your holiday decorations posts so feel free to link up here:


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5 thoughts on “Bringing out the Holiday Décor”

  1. Someone just recommended this to me and I’m so glad! Love your Christmas décor! One of my favorite times of year and you’ve certainly got me into the Christmas spirit! Can’t wait to link up!

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