Friday, December 16, 2011

From the Stacks: Ghost of Christmas Past

With just over a week to go, are you still decorating? I am still adding bits here and there and finding inspiration in these images from Christmas past. This tangerine Christmas is from 2001 and looks as current now as it did then. Hope you have a great weekend.
House & Home Nov 2001, Produced by Erin Feasby, photography by Michael Alberstat
House & Home Nov 2008, design by Brett Sherlock and James Booty, photography by Donna Griffith
House & Home Nov 2002, Designer Cally Bowen, Photography by Michael Alberstat
Source: House and Home Nov 2001, design by Bernadette Morra, photography by Ted Yarwood.

18 comments:

Karena said...

So gorgeous Michele!! Adore all of the Chartreuse in the first image.

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xoxo
Karena

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Janell @ Isabella and Max said...

I think I'm done...decorating that is. A few more gifts and wrapping, and then the festivities are beginning today. What a fun season of the year!

Love the first image with the topiaries decorated with oranges, the room just glows!

Have a wonderful holiday! Janell

A Gift Wrapped Life said...

Oh! Those tangerine wrapped gifts...........how wonderful. XO

allumer * decor said...

Still decorating here... these beautiful images certainly inspire me to finish!!

An Urban Cottage said...

I love the equestrian Christmas photo and the last one from 2001 as well. Funny how something from 2001 can still seem current.

Renée Finberg said...

i love when you do this!!!

the oldies and the goodies.

xx

pve design said...

How much fun would it be to publish a book with all the myriad of holiday halls decked out. hint hint
pve

A Perfect Gray said...

beautiful, michelle. those lattice (twig?) mounted baskets filled with greenery are terrific. donna

Ann said...

Gotta love the older magazines. The good ones always remain so, don't they?

Pat said...

To lovely. I wish I had your treasure trove of old issues. PF makes me recycle most of them. I'm so far behind on the wrapping thing.

vicki archer said...

I don't think the decorating is ever finished until it is put away! Have a happy and festive weekend... xv

HRH The Duchess of State said...

Does it get more classic & chic than a pair of tangerine & moss topiaries on a mantel dahhling? I think not! trés chic!

Teresa at Splendid Sass said...

Beautiful images, Michele.
I love this series. Brings back so many memories. Amazing how things seem to come back around ten years later.
Have a nice weekend.
Teresa
xoxo

Debby said...

Gorgeous! Love the orange topiaries.... so striking. xo

Larrisa Hill Designs said...

Just found your blog and loving it. I am your newest follower and would love for you to follow back. Heather

classic • casual • home said...

Great inspiration...some new ideas for using holiday greenery.

Sami Pat Felmet said...

I wish I owned the room with the huge baskets of greenery. Good inspiration for one who doesn't stop decorating until the DAY!! A little touch here, a little change there.

pinkertonjamesl said...

Christmas tree decorate with orange it look really great look.Yellow and orange color combination look really great.

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