Christmas in July is a real thing—it’s like this blissful burst of Christmas spirit that provides just enough oomph to push through until the real deal. Some might choose to ignore it altogether, and that’s perfectly understandable. Some, on the other hand, may or may not have spent the past few weeknights watching Hallmark Christmas movies. Whether you could take or leave this mid-year celebration, you’ll find beautiful decorating ideas from the twinkling trees and rustic wreaths in these cheerful holiday homes.
Though picturesque year-round, the crisp white cottage is especially idyllic when festooned with natural greenery and berries around Christmas. “When trimming the tree and decorating for the season, I like to forage our land, sourcing fresh, natural elements,” says homeowner Anne Marie.
The Yeagers designed the house around their travels to reflect the places they’d been while abroad. The home’s French Country architecture adds a uniquely European flair that the homeowners marry with modern elements to create a space that feels both fresh and casual.
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