Cottage Christmas in Round Top

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After moving from his home in Kansas, Mike opted for a more carefree, downsized design where color and company felt welcome. “Muddy shoes? No problem. I chose what I consider ‘lighthearted’ décor when I moved here,” he says. “I wanted to get outside the box and simplify…simplify. I wanted this space to be inviting, and I feel I’ve really achieved that.”

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To minimize Christmas clutter, Mike suggests selecting only items that bring you true joy. The sweet St. Nick in this wagon, for example, was handmade for him by a friend more than 30 years ago.

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