Back to Basics: Spruce Up Your Home for the Fall

The beginning of autumn marks the end of summer, and it can be quite cold. If you know where to look, however, this can also be one of the most colorful times of the year. With the transitional season just a few weeks away, now is the time to start planning your home décor so you can make your final adjustments just as the leaves outside begin to fall.

Taking inspiration from trees and foliage turning into earthy hues of chocolate, pumpkin, and mustard yellow, this post shows you how to spruce up your home with a few touches of seasonal color and decorative accents in each room. Continue reading “Back to Basics: Spruce Up Your Home for the Fall”

How to Create a Stars-and-stripes 4th of July Christmas Tree

Standing tall and proud in your living room or backyard, a stars-and-stripes Christmas tree is a great way to show off the colors of our flag for Independence Day. Decorating your tree to celebrate America’s independence is also a great excuse to get your artificial foliage out of storage early for this year’s Christmas in July festivities. Use it to showcase your patriotic trinkets, ornaments, and other 4th of July decorations, and create a conversation piece that will get your guests talking about the true spirit of the holiday.

This week, Tree Classics features a few tips that will help you create a memorable centerpiece for you and your guests on the upcoming 4th of July weekend. Continue reading “How to Create a Stars-and-stripes 4th of July Christmas Tree”

How to Decorate with Mirrors

Searching for ways to give your room more depth and a well-balanced look? Mirrors are an often overlooked means to decorate any space. Whether repurposed or new, they can be used in a multitude of ways, with minimal fuss. Learn how to decorate with mirrors like a pro with these tips from Tree Classics.

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Mirrors are perfect for brightening up any room. They’re functional, pretty, and will help cut back on electricity costs, too. Position mirrors near windows to allow them to reflect natural light, and sit back to enjoy the effect.

TC tip: Choose mirrors that go well with the rest of your room’s décor. If you can’t find a perfect match, look for one with simple lines and colors. Should you decide to change things up in the future, your mirror will still complement the new design.

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