The Christmas Tree

Hey there, friends.  I hope you’re all having a great day.  Today I thought I would share the Christmas tree since I haven’t done that yet!  My mother-in-law typically puts up two big trees — one in the library/dining room and one in the Brick Room.  This year she opted for a little less decor than usual, so we’ve got one tree up in the Brick Room.  Which makes sense, because I’ve mentioned before that on Christmas Day, this is the room where most all of the festivities take place.  The rest happens in the kitchen.  🙂

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.04.46 PM

 It’s a pretty tree, with lots of red and gold, which goes perfectly with the decor in this room.  And look!  You get a rare Kuma sighting.  🙂

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.05.24 PM

We’ve sort of got a red, black, and white theme going on this year with those presents under the tree.  MacKenzie Childs-inspired!

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.06.02 PM

I love the birds on the tree.  And there are quite a few red Santas, too — all different from one another.

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.06.39 PM

 There is also no shortage of feathers and mesh ribbon on this tree, either.

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.07.21 PM

Here’s the tree with the lights on.  At night it is gorgeous.  When you drive up into the driveway, it is visible from the windows outside.  A beautiful sight to come home to!

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.07.58 PM

 Here is the fireplace in the same room.

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.08.39 PM

 This is the same garland that goes up every year.  That swagged red tassel is my favorite part — it is beaded!

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.09.14 PM

Screen Shot 2017-03-15 at 2.09.45 PM

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s