Vintage-Inspired Christmas Decorating

Tennessee homeowner Genia Gilchrist shares her tips for decorating a Southern home for the holidays.

Christmas is Genia Gilchrist’s favorite time of year. The owner of the Nashville store Gilchrist-Gilchrist finds creative ways to incorporate vintage Christmas decorations into the holiday with simple touches, like fresh greenery, sparkly ornaments, and special decorations. One way she accomplishes an effortless, old world Christmas look is by turning her everyday finds into holiday decor standouts, decorating vintage pieces she's collected throughout the year with unique holiday touches. She's even made a tradition of adding new, yet antique-feeling pieces to her vintage Christmas decorations, picking out a festive Santa to add to her heirloom collection every year with her daughter. She fully commits to her heirloom holiday decor with no room left untouched, decorating small spaces in her home with few bottlebrush Christmas trees. Take a tour of Genia's vintage-inspired Christmas home, and you'll be sure to gather vintage Christmas décor inspiration, tips, and tricks along the way.


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