Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Christmas | Silver and Gold

silver and gold Christmas decorations
One of my favorite things to decorate at Christmastime is the hutch in my dining room.
Christmas storage
Mostly because I get to open this suitcase...
vintage suitcase
 ... which contains all of this.
Christmas decor
Nothing says "Christmas" like a suitcase full of shiny baubles.
hutch decorated for Christmas
A few of them end up on our tree, but most of them go into the hutch ...
hutch decorated for Christmas
... nestled among the dishes and glasses there.
hutch decorated for Christmas
I try to keep the hutch looking classy ...
hutch decorated for Christmas
... but sometimes a little kitsch creeps in.
hutch decorated for Christmas
... because, ceramic deer and faux snow.
hutch at Christmastime
I love white dishes and shiny ornaments ...
Christmas decor in dining room
... but not nearly as much as I love ceramic deer and plastic snow. 
silver and gold ornaments
So the hutch ends up being a marriage of classic ...