An affordable real DIY Christmas wreath (for a rustic mantel)

Real Christmas wreath with evergreen branches

This DIY Christmas wreath is an affordable way to add natural evergreen branches to your mantel. It’s a perfect fit for a rustic Christmas decorating style! This post may contain Amazon plus other affiliate links in which I earn a small percentage from qualifying purchases at no extra cost to you. Thank-you for helping to […]

Nature-inspired Christmas mantel with lantern

Christmas mantel

Desire a natural Christmas mantel? Here’s how to put together nature-inspired Christmas mantel decor with real evergreen branches, an illuminated lantern, a red Coke sign and a few favorite things! I’m pretty sure I start off every Christmas mantel with the preface, my mantel is massive, so my fireplace mantel decorating has to be too! […]

3 DIY wooden village Christmas mantels

DIY wooden village Christmas mantel

This charming DIY wooden Christmas village brings the magic of the holiday season straight to your Christmas mantel, using scrap wood and a window frame! If you know me at all, you’ll already know I love love LOVE Christmas decorations that are very natural and neutral, as if you’re walking through a forest. Most of my preferred traditional Christmas […]

How to decorate a spooky Halloween mantel with a realistic twist!

Halloween mantel for fall decor

How to decorate a spooky Halloween mantel with a realistic twist! If you desire this year’s Halloween mantel to be a little spooky without too scary, here’s how in a realistic and affordable way, using things gathered from your own home! This post will share a full tutorial on how to stage, what to select, […]

Christmas living room junk home tour

Rustic evergreen branches with windows Christmas fireplace mantel in Christmas livingroom home tour-003

Christmas living room junk home tour Merry Christmas friends! And today is a special one indeed… Today I’m sharing the final part of my Christmas home tour which is the coziest room in the house… the living room! Which also includes this year’s Christmas fireplace mantel and Christmas tree. If you missed the Christmas kitchen […]