Inspiration for next year

I completely missed the boat for Christmas decor this year. Typically, the house turns into a Christmas explosion by sundown on Black Friday. November was just sooo busy. It wasn't the thought of putting out Christmas, but taking it down and putting it away that had me screaming NOOOOO!!!! So. It just didn't happen.

On Friday night, I did manage to put a garland on the mantel. I threw in a few colorful balls for oomph and... ta-da! Christmas. Charlie Brown style.

But next year! Next year will be different! I'm feeling a revamp of my usual silver... this wood block art/toy tickles my fancy.

I think it came from an etsy shop and is no longer available...

I think it came from an etsy shop and is no longer available...

These colors totally translate to decor, too...

I love it when people just pin images without a trail. Sigh.

I love it when people just pin images without a trail. Sigh.

source... and you know where to find a pink settee?! Yep. I got you.

source... and you know where to find a pink settee?! Yep. I got you.

It's never too early to plan ahead. Holly and jolly, y'all!