Category Archives: Inspiring Home Decor Ideas

A collection of decorating ideas that give your home that signature Balsam Hill elegance

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

My Balsam Hill Home: The Spirit of New York’s Gramercy Park

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Gramercy Park offers an inspiring visage of greens and blooms in complete harmony with Manhattan’s impressive structures. Rich in history, the exclusive park has become a time-honored gem for the neighborhood and its surrounding streets and sidewalks, making it a privilege for anyone to be able to enjoy its splendor. Capture the beauty of New York’s Gramercy Park in your home with Balsam Hill’s picturesque ornament collection.

Setting Up the Canvas

Aspen Estate Fir

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A lifelike tree like the Aspen Estate Fir™ is a fine backdrop for decorations as radiant as the Gramercy Park ornaments. Showcasing 100% True Needle tips, this tree features forest-green needles and detailed branches that suggest high quality craftsmanship, highlighting the sophistication of the decorating theme.

Paying Tribute to Gramercy Park

Gramercy Park Ornaments by Balsam Hill

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Balsam Hill’s exclusive 30-piece Gramercy Park ornament set features a variety of finials, balls, crowns, teardrops and birds. Painted in glorious gold and bronze, the tree ornaments are decorated with micro-beading, crystal and laser-cut glitter to give your tree the sparkle it needs. Read This Entry

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

My Balsam Hill Home: A Woodland Holiday Celebration

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The rustic beauty of the outdoors offer plenty of inspiration when decorating for the holidays. With the ideal tree, ornaments, and other accessories, you can create a beautiful woodland holiday celebration for your home. Bring the outdoors in with these lovely Christmas tree decorating ideas.

Start with a Full-Shaped Tree

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Vermont White Spruce from BalsamHill.com

A full-shaped tree brings a classic touch to your holiday decorating, and sets the tone for your theme. It is perfect for your family ornaments and brings to mind Christmases spent in a ski lodge. With a full tree, you can easily find ornaments and accessories that complement the woodland theme.

Accompany with Woods-Inspired Ornaments

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Balsam Hill’s Woodland Ornaments

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

ASK BALSAM HILL WITH DAGMAR OBERT: PREPARING YOUR PORCH FOR AUTUMN

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Hi Dagmar,

I want my family to still be able to gather in our outdoor spaces even as it gradually gets colder deep into the fall season. Is there any way I can make my porch warm and cozy for autumn?

Sharon

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Hi Sharon,

The first thing you have to consider when making your porch warm and cozy for autumn is the theme and atmosphere that you want to showcase. Are you going for a rustic look with natural accents or a more traditional one with bright-colored accessories and fall harvest adornments?

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

A Season of Warmth Begins: Fall and Winter Accents for the Foyer

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A colder climate signals the start of the fascinating season of autumn. But in effect, as we go further into winter, the warmer our homes become. In this post, Balsam Hill features the foyer, and how to make it cozier and more inviting even as the cold months step in. A warm and festive home

Decorated foliage from Balsam Hill

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There is no rule for when to put up the wreath, garland and Christmas tree. In fact, some households keep them up all-year-round, and just switch the ornaments every now and then according to season. Showcasing bright red apples, red berries and clear lights, these decorated garlands are perfect for celebrating the bounty of autumn, as well as bringing in the spirit of Christmas. Accent your staircase with these garlands to inspire a cheerful mood in the family. Wreaths, which are commonly seen out front, can be used as a complement to the foliage decorations inside your home as well. Read This Entry