What’s red and green and okay to hang for only about one month? Traditional, overtly iconic Christmas decor. Invest instead in home accents that go the calendrical distance with made-to-order Confetti System garlands.
Only a tree could pull off wearing a skirt like Anthropologie’s embroidered Boxing Day version with birds, stars, poinsettias, English roses, and dragonflies on eggplant cotton. Try not to get jealous.
Teach tearrors to appreciate your award-winning gift-wrapping skills. Thick and gorgeous batiked Lokta paper will force even the most crazed recipients to slow down, savor the folding and tape placement, and avoid rips.
Apartment dwellers know intentions and heart are more important that grandeur when it comes to decking small spaces. A simple string of multicolored lights will do, and these battery-operated LED buds mean you don’t even have to worry about taking up outlet space.