The holidays are a time to celebrate family traditions, and many people decorate their homes for the holiday season. This time of year, Entergy Mississippi wants to remind its customers to take safety precautions while decorating. Each year, hundreds of fires occur in homes, with one in three fires attributed to electrical malfunctions. In addition, December is the busiest month for home candle fires. To avoid fire, water your tree daily and use outdoor lights instead of indoor lights.
Simple and creative use of Christmas decor makes decorating for the holidays a snap
Christmas decor can be used in a variety of ways, from simple garlands and ornaments to elaborate garlands that hang from the ceiling. A white brick Colonial provides a stately canvas for holiday decorating. Its shutters and lanterns complement the holiday decor.
Repurposed Christmas decorations can also be used as simple decorations in the home. You can display several items, including knit hats or striped wool socks on a bookshelf. You can also use other items as potpourri such as cinnamon sticks.
A simple wreath of hollyberries and sprigs greenery is a cheap and easy way to decorate your holiday table. A few sprigs of cypress and rosemary are a good choice for a small wreath.
For a rustic, country feel, you can use greenery on top of gifts and in the foyer. Hanging a sheet of music with your favorite Christmas jingle or a lone twig in an ornate frame will give the room a festive air. Another option is to use a multicolored ornaments on the tree to bring energy into the room.
A light fixture is another great option for adding holiday flair. A bird feeder can be used to feed birds and doubles as a Christmas ornament. The blog While Wearing Shoes has a simple tutorial for making a bird feeder. Hanging a giant garland of paper or a large stocking is another way to add holiday cheer. In addition, a beautiful holiday wreath will bring the holiday spirit into any room.
A traditional candy cane is an iconic Christmas decoration. Hang one using a peppermint striped ribbon. Another simple but charming way to add holiday color to your tree is to create an elegant star ornament from construction paper. Another way to make one is to cut a birch round and mount it with pinecone florets. For a simple ornament, you can follow the instructions on An Extraordinary Day. If you’re a crafty type, you can also make an owl brood out of pinecones and pipe cleaners.
11 homes with the most unbelievable Christmas displays in Mississippi
Some people may not be aware of it, but some of the most amazing Christmas displays in Mississippi are found in small towns. These homes are known for their unique displays and many of them are lit up with music. This year, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra is setting the lights to music at the North Hill subdivision in Carriere. This home is home over ten thousand lights. Pass Christian, Mississippi has another amazing display with dancing lights and a talking Santa Claus!
The display at the home of James Andis has over 5,000 lights, a 20-foot drive-in screen, candy canes, a deer family, two nativity scenes, and a dog sled drawn by flamingos. The lights are on display from dusk until 10 p.m., and the sound system plays holiday music as the house is illuminated.
Here are some Christmas decorating ideas for Mississippians who love Christmas. First of all, you’ll want to choose a Christmas tree. A local tree farm can help you find the perfect tree. This can be a great place to spend time with friends and family. You can also purchase wreaths and garlands at these farms, which will make your home feel festive and inviting.
Lights are another tip to decorate your home for Christmas. Leyland Cypress is a popular South Christmas tree. These trees have dark green, soft needles and are arranged in irregular, flat planes. Virginia pine is another great choice because its needles are twisted, and are arranged in pairs.
Modern Christmas decor touches
If you’ve always wanted to add some modern Christmas decor to your home, there are several ways to do so. One easy way is to change up the colors of your tree. Instead of using red and green, try incorporating warm pinks, yellows, and whites instead. They are more modern, and they reflect your taste as well as the aesthetic of your home. Another great way to bring some modern Christmas decor into your home is to hand-make gift tags. These tags can be made with stamps purchased at your local craft shop and thin markers. To wrap your gifts, you can also use brightly colored layered paper and ribbon. You can also add minimalist stockings to make it more fun.
You can also try hanging an evergreen garland above a door frame. You can also hang a basket with large metallic baubles. A small silver tree can also be hung. You can also give your space a homey feel by choosing materials that match your home’s theme and colors.
You can also decorate your dining room with leafy plants. This way, you can make the table look more festive. If you don’t like using ornaments, you can also hang a needlepoint stocking on the mantel. Another way to decorate your dining room is with a simple wreath and ornaments.
A mantel decorated with fresh greenery and a few small houses is another great way to add modern touches of modernity to your Christmas decor. You can also add gold geometric ornaments to your tree for a more modern look. You can also decorate your mantel using rustic touches. This can be a great way to make a bold statement and make a big statement.
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