Christmas mantel with burlap stockings

Welcome!

Today I am sharing our Christmas mantel with my new burlap Christmas stockings.

The other day, when I shared our Charlie Brown Christmas tree, I was pleasantly surprised at how much you all liked it.  Thank you so much!

Actually, these stocking  are not burlap, I would say they are more linen.  Although, they are advertised as burlap through oriental trading company.

Burlap stocking stenciled

I have to say I do love them. At only $10.00 each I could not go wrong.  I wanted a simple look this year in the family room.

I had to of course stencil the stockings with something, because they were just too plain otherwise.

Rustic Christmas mantel with a touch of whimsy

 

Oops, can you tell I just wiped down my coffee table.  I love that I distressed this table long ago, much needed with two boys in the house. 

burlap stenciled christmas stockings

 

My dollar tree mod podged votives sitting pretty on the mantel.

burlap Christmas stockings from oriental trading company

 

I have been adding and tweaking now for a week.  I think I finally have the mantel just the way I want it this year.

 

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 Simple red beads and candy cane ornaments found at the dollar tree.

Old books, pinecones from the yard add to the theme of rustic.

Dollar tree Christmas mantel with burlap stockings

Christmas mantel with burlap stockings

 

Charlie brown Christmas tree

 

I am loving the Charlie Brown Christmas tree.  It is the perfect fit in the family room.

These little nutcrackers I found unfinished on an Etsy.

Fireplace mantel for Christmas

I gave them a quick coat of white chalky paint and they sure are cute.

 Christmas decor in the Family room

 Merry Christmas and Happy New year!

Christmas tree

 

Thanks for stopping by to see our Christmas Mantel and Family room this year.

I feel so behind, and just when I thought I was ahead of the game this year.

NOT!

Christmas lantern

XO

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  1. says

    Debbie,
    Your decor is beautiful. I love the stockings they are awesome. That room is so festive and cozy. Love it.
    Merry Christmas to you and your beautiful family. Enjoy.
    Kriks
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  2. says

    Glad that you got your mantel done….the stockings turned out great! I finished the last of my projects and decorating, but, am still trying to get all of my posts finished before next week. Not sure that I will make it, though!
    Enjoy your Christmas with your family!
    Hugs,
    JP
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  3. Linda says

    ave a charlie brown tree and the only tree we have. our new neighbors stopped by with a plant for us for Christmas. their daughter is 6 yrs. old and asked why my tree was so small about 4 ft. I told her it was my charlie brown tree! I really like your burlap stockings. Thank you

  4. says

    I love your mantel with the matching stockings. I agree, they needed some stencil love! I haven’t visited you for awhile, so glad to be back and see what you have been up to. Hope you will stop by the country, as we have moved from the last time I was in your neighborhood and we have been busy making a house our home :) Happy New Year!

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