Christmas Potpourri  1 cut up orange (you can also slice the orange)  3 cinnamon sticks, broken in half (I think it releases more of the fragrance)  1 cup of fresh cranberries  1 – 2 teaspoons cloves (whole or ground)  1 – 2 teaspoons nutmeg

Simmering Christmas Potpourri

Homemade Christmas Scent 1 cut up orange 3 cinnamon sticks, broken in half 1 cup of fresh cranberries 1 – 2 teaspoons cloves (whole or ground) 1 – 2 teaspoons nutmeg Water to fill to about 1 inch below the rim. Place on stove and simmer on low.

Citrus Christmas Centerpiece

25+ Simple Christmas Centerpieces

wish I could pull something like this off!) I can smell it from here! :) Citrus Christmas Centerpiece and many more Holiday centerpiece ideas via Better Homes and Gardens

Basket weaving by Tim Johnson ....  Inspiring for Bridgid's Cross

Tim Johnson - Basketmaking - Star Making at Salt Festival, Catalunya, Spain, 2011 -- these are really pretty (link is just to pictures, not a tutorial)

recycle tin cans into Christmas centerpieces, cover with burlap, fill with pine clippings or plant

Simple Holiday Centerpieces - A holiday centerpiece perfect for Christmas—wrap upcycled soup cans in upholstery tape, and secure with twine. Place small rosemary plants in cans. Guests can take these home and use in cooking or to plant in their gardens.

So the red berries adding a pop of color here.,,

20 Easy Peasy Christmas Decorations For The Regretfully Late Procrastinator

Green & Brown Wreath #country #Christmas

Pinner says: I love the natural Christmas Woodland look better than almost any other, and it mixes well with Scottish Tartan, Homespun, and most traditional.

This would make a nice centerpiece

Year round crate filled with different things for each season. Love this simple holiday decorating / repurposing idea: Fill a crate with jars, candles, and greenery and/or pine cones. (via Kaleidoscope of Colors)

Fall and winter living room decor ideas. ❤️

Tree branch centerpiece idea: branches in a vase filled with pine cones. Adorn with small star ornaments for Christmas or leave bare--pretty either way!


DIY: Holiday Log Centerpiece with natural greenery, berries, pinecones, and small ornaments. Makes a perfect table centerpiece or mantel focal point. I have the log, but I should add the extras!

Greenery and oranges

Dried Orange Slices Garland: Slice navel orange very thinly; line on nonstick baking mat; generously dust with confectioners' sugar; bake at 200 degrees for hours until peels are dry and flesh is translucent