Is your holiday decor feeling a little been-there-done-that? Inject a little jazz using containers you already have and filling them with new and fresh combinations of holiday items. You could….

Fill a clay pot (or several) with greenery and candles.  Corralling the containers in a wire milk crate only adds to the charm. Organic, merry and bright!

Or fill a wooden tray with natural elements like greenery, pine cones, burlap and twine.  Add a touch of sparkle with mercury glass and shiny ornaments.

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Fill a large crock (or galvanized bucket) with birch logs, pine branches, berry boughs and twinkle lights. Or set a live small tree in the crock or pail and decorate with popcorn and cranberries.  Make a family tradition of planting it in the yard after the holidays!

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Fill a glass cloche with anything: tiny lighted houses, churches or creches, miniature Christmas trees, snow and deer, or glass ornaments and tiny lights.


Your containers + your creativity = fresh holiday decor!  How have you freshened your traditions this year?  

If you need some inspiration and help prepping your home for Christmas gatherings,

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