Mercury Glass Christmas Vignette

Christmas vignettes…those items that just make you happy. Here are some vignettes from my house. Mercury glass vignette in entry. Mercury Glass The clear apothecary jar is filled with glass ornaments and beaded garland. Gotta have some jewels! Paper Mache Belsnickle and mercury glass lamp. Apples, poinsettias, and belsnickle. The stitchery above has Christmas stockings. Foil Santas […]

The Beadboard Cottage Decorated for the Holidays!

The second house on our tour is my house! I really enjoy this time of year. I like adding a touch of Christmas to every room. When it’s all decorated, I can’t help but smile because the feeling of the holiday season is everywhere. Our porch. Our living room tree. Check out our mantel page […]

The Beadboard Cottage Mantel

So last night I finished decorating my Christmas mantel. I left the mercury glass candlesticks up, but replaced the blue candles with red ones. I like the battery operated candles that you can buy now. I got these at Target; they have a nice cinnamon scent. Then I added some foil Santas. I love chocolate, so it’s a good thing there’s no real chocolate […]

Welcome to our Holiday House Tour!!!

The first stop on our tour is Linda and Drew’s house. They might not get snow in Florida, but Linda decorates enough to make up for that fact. She likes a tree in every room, and sometimes two! As soon as you walk into Linda and Drew’s house, you’re greeted by snowmen that are helping to decorate. […]