Balsam Hill has invited some of the blogosphere’s most talented writers to give our dear readers wonderful design inspiration for the holidays. First on our list is the ingenious and stylish Ashley Urke.

Ashley Urke of Domestic Fashionista shows us how to decorate using Balsam Hill products


Ashley Urke of Domestic Fashionista has been delighting readers with her simple but elegant home décor ideas. She also provides entertaining tips, DIY projects, and delicious recipes that are perfect for the modern-day homemaker. Ashley strives to encourage women to live their passions, and follow their hearts.

She hopes to inspire women to find meaning in taking care of their home, and make family and guests feel cared for and important. Ashley shares creative but realistic solutions for the everyday woman who desires to bring tangible beauty into her life and home.

On her blog, Ashley shows us how to create a captivating mantel display using one of Balsam Hill’s exquisite and lush garlands.

Ashley uses her buffet table as an alternative to a mantel, allowing more readers to adopt her suggestion. She also used her garland as the backdrop for classic holiday ornaments. Silver and white tabletop trees, candles, and an alluring wreath capture the splendor of the holiday season. Heartfelt gratitude goes out to Ashley for this superb design inspiration.

Tune in to the Balsam Hill blog for more holiday design inspirations from your favorite bloggers! You can also visit our YouTube channel for other videos from Balsam Hill.

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