Fresh greenery instantly makes any space look festive — plus, it smells amazing. The catch? It can be difficult to keep in place and tends to dry out quickly. Here are five tips from Halifax-based designer Deb Nelson on how to collect, use and keep greenery alive longer.
3. Decorate at the last minute
Natural items don't last long, so hold off decorating for as long as you can, or do it for a party and swap out the old greenery for new closer to the holidays. Tip: Keep the greenery in buckets of water right up until you decorate. Mist with water daily.