Deck the halls with boughs of holly so festive that Santa will be sure to make your home his first stop!
Pierce fresh fruit with florist wire and attach to a store-bought wreath. Hot-glue faux glittered fruits and a bow. (Keep out of extreme cold.)
Make decorating quick and easy by starting with a predecorated electric tree. Just plug it in, and it grows to 7½ feet. Add additional ready-made and homemade ornaments.
Hot-glue miniature faux or real lady apples to a premade wheat wreath. Add tiny sprigs of variegated boxwood and tiny faux berries.
Keep it simple: Stick to red, white and earth tones. Hang homemade ornaments, balls and universal symbols like birds, snowflakes and stars. Try ornaments at Michaels the Arts and Craft Store, www.michaels.com
Shape garland around wreath form. Hot-glue ornaments and mini pom-poms to wreath. Hot-glue a shear bow to top.