How to Use Fresh Evergreen to Decorate
Learn which evergreens are which and how to preserve each one over at Martha Stewart.
Use real pine and fir sprigs to fill in your fake garlands — details over at The Kim Six Fix.
Tie a sprig of evergreen on a hanger for guest coats or robes (via Lowe’s Creative Ideas).
Create a fresh pine door swag (via Good Housekeeping)
and add a wooden sign for the perfect winter-friendly front door decor (tutorial from That’s My Letter).
Create your own set of mini wreathes (tutorial from Martha Stewart).
Use an evergreen bunch and ribbon to decorate dining chairs for dinner parties (from Stonegable Blog).
Tie a bunch of branches together for a fragrant stair swag decoration (from House on the Way).
Drape fresh pine boughs over the chandelier (from Curious Details — and her whole dining room is gorgeous!).
Add small sprigs of evergreen to your china hutch or any open shelving display (from CraftBerry Bush).
(Plus see more ideas for easy holiday decorating for your kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, and more here.)
Fill a cake plate with tree trimmings (from 12th and White).
Simmer pine needles with cinnamon for a fresh seasonal potpourri (from Make Haus).
Toss a few leftover sprigs into a pretty goblet (from Norregard).
Create an easy seasonal ornament (from BHG).
Combine several types of evergreen to create a festive and fun kissing ball (tutorial from View Along The Way).
Tie a sprig of pine in the end of a table runner (via Colin Cowie)
or make the whole table runner! (via Vintage Whites).