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After Holiday Mantel and Living Room Decor

I don’t know about you, but I struggle right after the new year with decorating my winter home decor. Even though I love the fresh clean look of having all the Christmas decorating down, it seems to feel a little sparse and empty. It’s still too early to bring out any Spring decor.This year, for my after holiday mantel and living room decor, I decided to leave the brass candlesticks out, add some dried bunny tail grass from the craft store, and add my newly made orange slice garland.

Cozy winter decor living room with plants and brass candlesticks

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I left out my birch candles from Christmas and the mixed gold and cream colored taper candles. I am so glad we DIY’ed the faux brick overmantel this last winter. It just really completes the area above the rustic DIY wood mantel.

Winter after holdiay living room with touches of white and rustic boho decor

I am a little in love with the Bunny Tail Grass. I found it at the craft store, and thought it was so cute! The bunch was so big I was able to split it and put half in the white ceramic vase. In the corner, I added a Sanseveria plant and a vintage oil painting I purchased when we went to the City Farmhouse pop up a few years ago where our tree was.

Bunny tail grass in a white ceramic boho vase

Painted wood was popular for so long, and now natural and stained wood is making a come back. It’s actually a really nice relief, and I love the warm tones.

Dried orange garland on mantelscape


WInter living room with faux fur throw and brass and gold

The dried orange garland adds a nice touch of natural color and texture as after holiday decor on the mantel.

Dried orange slice garland on a box mantel with brass candlesticks

The second bunch of Bunny Tail Grass on the mantel is a nice neutral texture element.

Boho Winter Living Room with after holiday decorating with faux fur, dried grasses and botanical touches

I always get a ton of compliments on the mirror. It was my Grandmother’s, and I love that every time I look at it, I think of her. I bring it in for a while, and when I get tired of it swap it out. Somehow, it always makes its way back into my decor.

Boho Living room with after holiday winter decor

I feel like this is a nice transition look from after holiday to late winter. How do you decorate in that weird between holiday to spring time?

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