Crafting Christmas Memories


Text by Ann Zimmerman / Photography by Marcy Black Simpson

With an artful hand, carefully arrayed snippets of greenery and flowing ribbon deliver a gracious home filled with collections, art, and heirlooms ready for the holidays.

With the magnificent wreath above the arched front entry, the exterior of the natural stone 1927 home promises that the doors will open to a home ready to cordially celebrate Christmas. Upon entering the foyer, it is apparent through the art, heirlooms, and antiques that history and connections are important to the family—especially during the