How to Make a Beautiful Christmas Mantle

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First, fluff and lay your plain garland across your mantle. Make sure it looks full and has a good shape.

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Next, interlace your jeweled/beaded garland through the green garland. You could use, twine, burlap ribbon, glitter ribbon, etc to make the look more rustic, modern, etc.

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Next, add your tall decorations at the ends. I have these frosted trees from Michael's. You could use tall candelabras, snowmen, vases filled with ornaments, or other decorations to fit your theme.

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Next, scatter pine cones throughout the garland. I also use cinnamon sticks, twine balls, and leaves.

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Next, scatter in some glitter decor for sparkle. I use a box of glittery twigs, balls, and beads from Michael's.

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Now, place a few pretty votives in front of your garland. Use whatever colors, shapes, sizes you like!

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Next, place your stocking holders and stockings on the mantle.

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Step back, rearrange as you wish, and feel festive! I usually put our Christmas cards we receive behind the garland for the season! If you have additional space (not a tv) put a pretty quote or art.

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Merry Christmas!

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