Category Archives: Inspiring Home Decor Ideas

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

Liz Marie | Liz Marie | Special Holiday Consultant

Make Your Own Custom Garland with this DIY Trick

This time of year it’s all about greening up every area of our home. Well, at least that’s how it is here on our farm.

BH Fraser Fir Garland

I have a few tricks that I usually like to do when putting greens around our home for Christmas, so I wanted to share one of those tricks with you today. This is our staircase here in our farmhouse and I did my little trick in this area of our house…

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Liz Marie | Liz Marie | Special Holiday Consultant

1 Easy Way to Add a Rustic Touch to Your Home Decor

Balsam Hill trees do not only mean holiday decor. Now don’t get me wrong, we love the realistic pops of color from our favorite trees, but there is foliage with a variety of looks and styles all year around.

Olive Tree and Banbury Clay Pot

It’s no secret that our farmhouse is filled with a lot of white, but that all feeds into the importance of finding the perfect pieces to complement your intended look. The way I look at it, I’d rather guests focus their attention on the antiques, pillows, throws, and the various textures and colors scattered around than the wall color.

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Liz Marie | Liz Marie | Special Holiday Consultant

3 Quick Ways to Transition Your Decor from Fall to Winter

The tricky time between Halloween and Thanksgiving is upon us. The time of year where we are transitioning between fall and winter, and so is our decor.

Orchard Harvest Foliage

Personally, I’m a jump-right-into-subtle-Christmas-decor-and-eat-my-turkey-under-some-mistletoe kind of girl. But I think this transition period in our decor can be quite simple and adjustable by our personal preferences. Read This Entry

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Designer Spotlight: Creating Home Decorations that Bring Joy [VIDEO]

As Balsam Hill’s Product Development Manager, Joana Khatib oversees the design of most seasonal home décor and greenery products. Watch the creative process Joana and her team go through in order to come up with striking designs for your holiday home. Find out the journey your favorite decorations make from the drawing board to the real thing.

Bringing ideas to life

Joana keeps a close eye on designs every step of the way. Her team begins gathering ideas and images based on a list of new products to introduce or best-selling products to expand. Collage mood boards are created to present and narrow down big ideas into themes and categories.

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Courtney | Special Holiday Consultant from French Country Cottage

3 Kitchen Decor Ideas to Bring a Touch of Autumn

When it comes to adding a sprinkle of autumn in the kitchen, I like to do just that. Just a sprinkle. And really, that is all you need.

kitchen autumn decor

With a few basic elements like copper, natural wood, and a bit of fresh fruit, you can create a charming look in your kitchen without overwhelming your work area and everyday style.
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Courtney | Special Holiday Consultant from French Country Cottage

Simple Ideas for Early Autumn Decor

That transition from summer to autumn decor in the house can sometimes be a gradual one. September is usually a hot month where I live and it makes adding all things cozy like tartan plaid and pumpkin spice feel like rushing the season until the weather cools down a bit.

Autumn decor

So to ease into autumn decor, adding simple touches around the house is often the go-to way.

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How to Make Your Own Stunning Flower Bouquet [VIDEO]

Creating your own flower bouquet is not as complicated as it looks. With some patience and clever use of floral stems, you can create a beautiful arrangement to brighten up any room in your home. The beauty of a DIY bouquet is that you have complete control about how you want it to look and you may use any material or flowers you have on hand.

This video shows you simple steps to creating a bouquet with artificial flower stems:

 

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