Category Archives: Balsam Hill Lifestyle

Travel and lifestyle tips that reflect Balsam Hill’s signature elegance

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13 Floral Decor Ideas That Will Inspire You

Be inspired to add touches of floral decor throughout your home with beautiful displays by our blogger friends. Here are some design ideas to incorporate flower arrangements, wreaths, and greenery to your home decorating.

Plan a Wonderful First Impression

First impressions are important—and for your home, it will most certainly come from the entryway. A great way to design this is based on how you would like to be greeted each time you enter your home. Do you want a relaxed welcome or a more vibrant reception?

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Designer Spotlight: Courtney’s French Country Florals

As the founder of lifestyle blog French Country Cottage and editor of Romantic Homes magazine, Courtney is known for bringing chic aesthetics and vintage elegance to her designs. In this video, you’ll get to know her creative process and inspirations for her first line of artificial florals with Balsam Hill.

From Home Décor to Floral Design

From renovating her 1940s home to creating her own line of home decorations, Courtney’s designs have a refined yet rustic French Country feel. Her signature style is present in her work as a freelance photographer, brand stylist, and writer—for which she constantly searches new sources of inspiration. “I draw my inspiration for the creative process with what’s around me—with nature, with anything I’m working on, [or] when I’m traveling,” she explains. “Or at home, it may be something as simple as how the light hits the floor when it bounces through the French doors. I’m just inspired constantly. That’s why I have my camera with me all the time, because I want to capture those things that inspire me.”

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4 Ways To Refresh Your Home With Spring Decorations

After bidding winter goodbye and with spring in full swing, you can easily refresh your home interiors with ready-to-display spring decorations. Channel the breathtaking beauty of the season into your rooms, and even your outdoor spaces, with spring-inspired floral arrangements and décor.

Marseille Meadow Garland

The Marseille Meadow Garland as rustic mantel décor. Photo from Liz Marie Blog

Replace Red with Green

Start by switching red décor that warmed up your home during the colder season for green-colored pieces. Green represents nature, renewal, and energy to instantly breathe new life into your interiors.

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Celebrating the Seasons with Balsam Hill

Take inspiration from some of our favorite decorating experts and style influencers as you spruce up your home throughout the year. As seasons change from spring to summer, fall, and winter, get creative ideas on how to create stylish and elegant spaces. Click on the images to view in full size.

Refresh your home décor along with the changing seasons and have a beautiful home all year round. For more decorating ideas, visit us at Balsam Hill.

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Balsam Hill’s 2017: A Year in Review

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Another exhilarating year has quickly passed by, and now it’s time to welcome a new one with renewed hopes and aspirations. The past 12 months were filled with fantastic milestones, events, and celebrations that made 2017 more satisfying and significant for all of us here at Balsam Hill.

Join us as we take a look back at the highlights of our 2017 and what made it so remarkable.

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Tips from the Pros: Make Your Own Christmas Tree Magic

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With Christmas just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to make sure your tree is decorated properly for the big day. The easiest way to achieve a stunning and cohesive look is to use a Balsam Hill decorating theme, complete with everything from Christmas ornaments to tree skirts. In the following videos, designer Brad Schmidt walks through four of our best and brightest collections.
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Appetizing Arrays of Africa, Asia, and Australia

Continuing our journey in learning about holiday traditions and discovering various Christmas offerings across countries, this time we travel to both the largest and smallest continents in the world. Home to diverse cultures and history, the continents of Africa, Asia, and Australia offer some of the planet’s best in both festivities and food.

Christmas Meals around the World with Balsam Hill

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