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Simple Holiday Decor with Dried Foliage

Simple Holiday Decor with Dried Foliage

As the holiday season looms, here are four easy ways to decorate in a seasonally appropriate way: using dried foliage. Each of these spaces make use of leaves and branches for arrangements that can work year-round.

Above: Australian-based artist Tiel Seivl-Keever’s collection of local foliage, from The Design Files.

Above: Dried ferns and flora taped to the wall create an instant decorative tableau, via Pia Jane Bijkerk.

Above: Branches of dried leaves hang in the hallway of Pensao Favorita. To see more of this space, go to Our Favorite Hotel in Porto.

Above: A bough suspended above the dining room at the Lloyd Hotel. Visit Hotels, Lodging & Restaurants: Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam to see more.

For more ideas on green holiday decorating, visit Remodelista‘s posts 5 Quick Fixes: Pine Branch Decor and 5 Quick Fixes: Holiday Entertaining Prep.

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10:24PM PST on Jan 29, 2013

Thank you :)

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Thank you

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Thanks so much!

9:43PM PST on Dec 3, 2012

Rustic natural decorations are so lovely!

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