10 Stress-Free Holiday Decorating Tricks
Even if you're throwing a last minute get-together, setting the mood with fabulous décor doesn’t have to be stressful (or cost a fortune!). To help you deck out your home this holiday season, expert event planner David Stark shared his most festive DIY decorating tips using items you already have, including a display of candy-filled apothecary jars and dinner napkins topped with ornaments straight off the Christmas tree.
Stress-Free Party Tricks
Create a Candy Bar
Leave Some Ornaments Off the Tree
Use Ribbon Scraps to Update Candles
Wrap Gifts Early
Don't Forget the Bathroom!
Use Up Glitter From a School Project
Have a Cake Stand Do Double Duty
Hold the dome upside down by its handle with one hand.
Fill the upside down dome with the pine cones and acorns to the brim.
Take the base, turned upside down and cover your dome as if it was a lid.
With both hands, quickly turn the whole set right side up so that the cake stand and lid sit as they were intended.