I Will Honour Christmas In My Heart

I will honour Christmas in my heart,
and try to keep it all the year.
I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future.
The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me.
I will not shut out the lessons that they teach!

~ Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

WELCOME TO MY CHRISTMAS BLOG!!

WELCOME TO MY CHRISTMAS BLOG!!

Christmas is my favorite Holiday and my favorite time of year!

I go all out decorating our small townhouse for all Holidays but especially Christmas!

Every room in our home has a different Christmas Theme and Color Scheme!!

I prove that you do not have to live in a large home to have several Trees!

This blog is dedicated to All Things Christmas!!

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Sitting Room Christmas "Fire Place", Christmas Home Tour 2016

In this post, I will be sharing how I decorated my Faux Fireplace in the Sitting Room........

In my previous post, I showed you how I decorated the 6 foot white Tree in this room.......
And I also shared some Christmas vignettes in this room......
If you missed that post, please click HERE........

When I turned this room into a Sitting Room, I painted all the furniture white......

My faux fire place looked like this last year for Christmas......
This is how it looked after I painted it and added some wood embellishments.......
And this is how it looks decorated for Christmas this year........
What a difference a little paint makes.........

Let's take a closer look at the "mantel".........
In the center of the "mantel" is a small white Tree..........
I bought this Tree in Penney's a few years ago..........
This is Tree #8..........
I decorated it with ornaments in the same bright colors as the larger Tree........
Deep Pink, green and aqua......
It is topped with a bow made from 2 different ribbons in the same colors.......
And a vintage glass topper.........
On the "mantel", I set up a Snow Village............
The left side..........
I used a cake plate for some elevation........
The large tree was bought at Penney's several years ago and the aqua bottle brush tree was bought at Target a few weeks ago........
The 2 large churches were bought at Target a few years ago for 75% off..........$5.00 each!!!!
The snow men were bought at Boscov's a few years ago........
Some vintage putz houses........
The right side......
I hung a white garland........
And decorated it with ornaments in the same bright colors.........
And some vintage glass ornaments......
A deep pink garland.......
A bow in the center.......
A Santa Head hangs in the center......
2 large deep pink ornaments in each side.......
I also decorated a bit in the "firebox"..........
The larger Tree is reflected in the mirror in the "firebox".....
To the left is a lamp and a pair of ice skates.........
In the center is Tree #9..........
It is decorated with 2 different types of garland, a vintage glass topper and a set of battery operated Fairy Lights............
On the right side is an angel.......
On the "hearth".......
 My 2 son's Cabbage Patch dolls sit on each side........
 Mr. and Mrs. Bear are sitting and having a Christmas Tea Party......
On the door is a wreath that I made........
I will be doing an Evening Tour closer to Christmas but here is a sneak peak .........
And that completes my Tour of the Upstairs of our home ........

In my next post, we will be going downstairs and I will be showing you how I decorated 2 Trees in the Living Room........

Tree #10........
 and my Christmas Village.........
 And Tree #11 .......
So I hope you will come by and visit  again!!

And thanks to those who took the time out of their busy day to spend a little bit of time with me!!

If you do not have a blog, PLEASE  give me some way to reply to your comment, maybe by including your email in your comment.  If I can not find a way to reach you, I will reply on the post where you commented so please check back......

Hugs,
Debbie
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