Deck the Halls – Christmas in My Kitchen

Christmas Kitchen

  I've been decking the halls and trimming the trees (the many, many trees). Christmas spirit is in the air. Hopefully, you've seen my full Christmas House Tour. I forgot to add the most used room in the house - my kitchen. It's where the hot chocolate is brewed, the popcorn is popped and the carrots for Rudolph are … [Read more...]


Unique Christmas Trees – Christmas Stand Tree!

Eclectically Vintage trees unusual

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree, How lovely are your ... Branches? The Deets: * Find some old Christmas tree stands at the thrift store * Spray paint them (I used Kyrlon Premium Silver Foil Metallic) * Stack them * Dangle some cute vintage Shiny Brites from the "branches" * Sing Oh Christmas Tree as you admire your … [Read more...]


Feather Trees & Shiny Brites

Vintage Ornament

I adore vintage feather trees which are made of dyed goose feathers and were the very first artificial Christmas trees made to resemble the white pines in the German forest. The feather tree originated in Germany in the 19th Century, and was first created in an attempt to prevent further deforestation. Forget about the workers - what about the … [Read more...]


Unusual Wreath and a Vintage Christmas

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It's not a dented old jell-o mold - it's one of my unique wreaths! That's what I saw when I spotted this little baby at the thrift shop. With a bright red bow, it's festive and perfect for the kitchen (although I hate to bake)! This mold was among the pile of thrift store booty (here) I found recently. I said I would be using most of it for my … [Read more...]