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12 Easy Christmas Decor Updates for Perfect Holiday Entertaining

Having company over for Christmas?  Here are my favorite, downloadable, Christmas decoration "hacks" that are super easy to create, look beautiful and fit the budget...

We used our E-Design Boards to create visual examples of easy ways you can decorate for Christmas on a budget.  Feel free to download these Guides and use the shopping links (or visit your local stores that are listed) to get these essentials.

7 Quick Christmas Decoration Hacks You Will Love


As you can see from the image above, it's not hard to repurpose a lot of what you already own to create a more festive space.  It's the little details in these quick projects that bring a smile to my face.  Click on the image below to download the full Guide with Shopping links...

Want to get more inspired with some vintage, trending, holiday updates?  Here's 5 more holiday decorating updates that  are oh so festive...

Buffalo plaid is trending this holiday and you saw it in my last post in pillow covers and a stuffed reindeer but why not as a table runner centerpiece too?  Vintage items are also trending, so the printables, red truck and wooden ladder decor will fit right in with this year's nostalgic Christmas...


Maybe you just need some guidance on how to make your dining room table sparkle.  Here's some curated dining table centerpiece ideas to inspire you...

Enjoy these free downloads and enjoy your holiday season!

Christmas is right around the corner, so here MORE, AMAZING Christmas decorating “hacks” you can do quickly to festify your table tops, dining room chairs, entry way and stairs…

How to Coordinate and Update Your Christmas Decor


Have you ever opened up your holiday decor boxes and wondered where the heck do those items go in your home OR why you even bought them in the first place?   

Or maybe you're like me and you have three bins of holiday decor that you have no idea how to use but can't bring yourself to throw away?  

All three of these things went through my head​ as I opened my holiday decor bins with high hopes...only to find some really crappy, Christmas decor...ugh.   It was definitely time for an update!

That's why I'm so excited to share with you my incredibly talented Expert E-Designer's wonderfully easy holiday decor updates on a budget with shopping links in the form of TWO FREE DOWNLOADS!​  

Gina is our staff e-designer who curates most all of our boards and is the go-to person for shopping on a budget.  She got very carried away curating holiday design ideas and boards for our Expert E-Designer training that I thought were too cool not to share.

Here's a list of some "Must-Have" Christmas Decor that quickly updates your look and is easy on the pocket book...

All of these holiday decor items are extremely versatile, classic and budget friendly.  In this post and in my next post I'm going to show you how to use these items to create vignettes, update your tablescapes, create gorgeous centerpieces and more. 

Do you have some empty spaces in your home that can use holiday cheer?  Make these 3 holiday vignettes on the fly using some of the items in your guide above...


Enjoy these free downloads and stay tuned for more holiday design hot tips!  

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Have you critically looked over your holiday decorations recently?  Here’s some easy ideas and items that will go a LONG way in updating your holiday home…free downloads!

How to Expand Your Business into Holiday Design and Christmas Decorating

Do you want to grow your staging business during the slower holiday season?

Do you want to connect with a higher end clientele for design?

Do you love the holidays and holiday decorating?

Then this step-by-step, one-hour training video on, “Expanding Your Business to Holiday Design and Christmas Decorating” training video is for you!

What Will the Training Video Go Over?

  • “Homework” Ahead of Time in Preparation for the Service
  • Defining the Client’s Holiday Style – 8 Styles to Pick From
  • Repurposing Current Décor for a Brand New Look
  • What to Bring to Maximize Income/Impact and Your Retail Sales
  • Setting Expectations with Your Client and a Simple Process to Follow
  • Holiday Design Services and Pricing Model – Price Sheet Form Provided
  • Key Questions to Ask in the Phone Interview – Pre-Appointment Form Provided
  • How to Market Your New Service Easily and Affordably – Simple Ad and Direct Mail Ideas/Examples given

One Hour Video Training Includes these forms in Word for your business use:

  • Holiday Design FAQ Sheet – Tweak this for your website verbiage and SEO
  • Holiday Design Services and Pricing Example – Stair-stepped pricing that sets expectations
  • Holiday Design Pre-Appointment Interview Form (get a “read” on your client ahead of time)
  • Holiday Design Intro Email – Easy email template to send to client’s once you have appointment on the books. This sets the expectation and gets your client excited about the process.
  • Holiday Design Idea Websites and Sources to Inspire You
  • Two Ad Ideas for Mail-Outs, Facebook, local magazines, etc…

This is the first time Audra has ever sold a part of her training independently of her HSR Certified Program!

Only $75 for the entire Holiday Design Training!


Invest in yourself and give yourself the gift of knowledge!