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Christmas House Tours - tons of creative Christmas decorating ideas in this gorgeous home! kellyelko.com

Eclectically Vintage Christmas House Tour kellyelko.com

Wipe your feet, take off your boots and come on into my decked out Christmas home.

This is the next stop after the fabulous Paige Knudsen.

Paige Knudsen Christmas House Tour

Once again, Jen Rizzo has gathered together over 30 amazingly creative gals and we have been decking our halls and trimming our trees and you can see lots of gorgeous Christmas house tours all week long.

Night Before Christmas Staircase - this is so fun!  Part of this creative Christmas house tour! kellyelko.com

My bannister just needed this gorgeous garland and  a few sprigs of cotton …

Vintage ruler stars for Christmas kellyelko.com

Something was missing so I added our stockings and couldn’t forget one for our new puppy Sushi.

The stockings were hung on the Christmas bannister with care - love the fun stocking prints and the little dog stocking! kellyelko.com

Shop the Look – My Foyer

Vintage folding rulers
Cotton bolls

Santa will soon be scooting down the chimney – remind me to turn off the fire on Christmas Eve.

Christmas reindeer art - and check out that gorgeous living room Christmas mantel! kellyelko.com

I’m ready to go into the woods and chop down a tree.

When I spotted these adorable mini frosted pine cone trees from Balsam Hill I knew they needed to brighten up my mantel.

They mix with mercury glass trees because what’s a mantel without a little bling?

Christmas mantel - love the glowing mini trees, burlap sign and those vintage stocking stretchers! kellyelko.com

Vintage stocking stretchers - cute idea for Christmas kellyelko.com

Vintage sled is fun to bring inside for Christmas decorating - love the Jingle pillow too! kellyelko.com

I love the cozy feeling that lots of throw pillows and throws give a room and I went crazy at HomeGoods with this gorgeous red wool throw, jingle pillow, black and white pillow that reminds me of a Christmas sweater and sparkling snowflake pillows.

Cozy Christmas living room - love the throw and pillows and that gorgeous glowing mantel kellyelko.com

Cozy Christmas decorating - love the fun pillows and throw kellyelko.com

Sparkling snowflake pillow is a cozy addition for winter kellyelko.com

Love this Christmas coffee table - the candle and ornament filled terrarium kellyelko.com

Cozy Christmas living room - love the black and white pillow and that adorable fire truck! kellyelko.com

The gallery wall gets Christmas-ified with a little ho ho ho and …

Christmas gallery wall - add a few festive touches to update for any season kellyelko.com

my favorite free Elf printable.

Free Christmas Elf Movie Printables kellyelko.com

Joy to the world …

Joy to the World! What a fun Christmas decorating idea - love the marquee sign and the vintage globes kellyelko.com

Love this fun joy marquee sign - Joy to the World for Christmas! kellyelko.com

Vintage toy fire truck - such a cute Christmas decoration! kellyelko.com

My girls love the personalized Santa sacks we made that sit under the tree but their favorite is our new puppy Sushi masquerading as Rudolph on this fun pillow.

DIY grain sack Santa Sacks - these are so cute for Christmas! kellyelko.com

Here’s a peek at my gorgeous and amazingly life-like new tree from Balsam Hill that I’ll be sharing more of soon.

Boston Terrier Christmas pillow - love the big red Rudolph nose! kellyelko.com

Shop the Look – Living Room

Capiz shell chandelier
Frasier fir Christmas tree
Tabletop LED trees (on mantel)
Cement & glass terrarium (on coffee table)
Boston Terrier Rudolph pillow
Pillows – HomeGoods
JOY marquee sign – Michaels

Cheers pillow - what a festive decorating touch! kellyelko.com

Cozy Christmas entrance - love the warm brown walls kellyelko.com

Fill an old basket with greenery for Christmas kellyelko.com

Vintage basket filled with greenery - the perfect winter Christmas touch kellyelko.com

Have a Holly Jolly Christmas - vintage Underwood typewriter is a fun way to decorate kellyelko.com

It’s a countdown to Christmas and our little advent calendar.

Cute little bag advent calendar  kellyelko.com

Cookies, cocktails, cheers …

the kitchen is the place to be during the Christmas festivities.

Festive Christmas kitchen window - love the old lantern in the wreath and the thermoses kellyelko.com

Boxwood wreath is festive with an old red lantern kellyelko.com

Vintage Skotch Jug is a cute Christmas decoration with a few sprigs of boxwood kellyelko.com

I spy a Christmas tree made from vintage green glass.

Unique Christmas Tree - a bunch of vintage green glass in a bookcase - love the "trunk" too! kellyelko.com

Festive Christmas kitchen - love the white flocked Christmas tree with the corkscrew ornaments kellyelko.com

Vintage corkscrews become ornaments and an embarrassingly large amount of corks (don’t judge) become a tree skirt on pre-lit flocked white tree that I love!

White flocked Christmas tree - love the wine theme with old corkscrews and check out the "tree skirt" kellyelko.com

Vintage corkscrew ornament tree! kellyelko.com

Another tree made from green mason jars.

Mason jar Christmas tree with a vintage Santa mug tree topper! kellyelko.com

This cookie jar sat on my fridge when I was a kid – I had to pull up a chair to reach.

Vintage gingerbread house cookie jar - fun in this Christmas kitchen kellyelko.com

Christmas gnome plate kellyelko.com

Cookies for Santa - love this bottle drying rack to hang mugs kellyelko.com

Christmas centerpiece - mercury glass tree and vintage Shiny Brites kellyelko.com

Shop the Look – Kitchen

White flocked Christmas tree
Santa dish towel
Bottle dryer – holding mugs
Cake stand with marble top
Mercury glass trees
Gnome tray – Ikea

Peek at tree number three in the dining room.

Glowing Christmas tree kellyelko.com

Love the hint of red in this DIY jute webbing runner.

Make a DIY no sew jute webbing table runner kellyelko.com

I LOVE this flocked, glittery, pine cone covered tree – it’s slimmer size is perfect for my dining room.

Love this festive bird and plaid themed Christmas tree kellyelko.com

My girls love this glowing snow village set in a vintage wagon and our bird theme Christmas tree.

The tree, ornaments and snow village houses are from here.

Make a DIY fairy light glowing snow village - so cute in this vintage wagon kellyelko.com

Even my mudroom gets in on the Christmas revelry.

Cute little deer couple is such a fun Christmas decoration kellyelko.com

Vintage Shiny Brites.

Christmas Shiny Brites on display in a collection of apothecary jars kellyelko.com

The family room is where you’ll catch us with a giant bowl of popcorn watching corny Hallmark movies.

I love this Merry Christmas to You All pillow cover that is less than $6!

Christmas decorating ideas - love this cozy family room with the fur throw and the festive wreath kellyelko.com

An old chalkboard becomes a tray for a Christmas display - love the ceramic stag head kellyelko.com

Shop the Look – Family Room

Pine wreath – on window
Merry Christmas pillow Cover
Glass jars – HomeGoods

Oh Deer – that’s not all!  Stay tuned for next Monday when I’ll be sharing lots more of my Christmas house

that is if a sleigh full of elves appears to help me finish decorating (and hopefully bring me a peppermint martini).


See source list at the bottom of post.

Thanks for stopping by – now hop on your sleigh and head over to House #9 – Four Generations One Roof – to see what she if she’s been naughty or nice.

Four Generations One Roof Christmas Home Tour

To see all of the homes from the beginning, stop by Jennifer Rizzo to start the tour of homes.

Jennifer Rizzo Christmas House Tour

Living room tree, family room wreath, pine cone trees on mantel, garland on bannister – Balsam Hill
White flocked Christmas tree – here
Pillows – Jingle, Cheers, Black & White and red throw, chalkboard box, apothecary jars, fur throw- HomeGoods
Merry Christmas pillow and burlap sign on mantel – here
Stag head, big white bottle brush tree – here
Joy marquee sign – Michaels
Dining Room: tree, cardinal ornaments, church and house figurines, battery operated lights – here
Small bottle brush trees – Dollar Tree
Gnome plate, advent calendar bags – Ikea
Boston Terrier pillow – here

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  1. You hit a homerun again this year Kelly!! Thanks for opening up your home so we can share in the magic of Christmas with you!

  2. You’ve done it a-GAIN … your Christmas home is nothing short of amazing! I love the greenery tucked into your vintage typewriter … your shiny brites on display … and, am so glad to see that your vintage firetruck and wooden stockings “made the cut” again this year, too! All of your other vignettes are awesome … I’m off to snoop around again.

    1. OMLord You gave me chills this morning. Amazing decorating. Thank you so much for all your lovely post (especially Christmas) Christmas is very special to me.

        1. I have been searching for a paint color like the one on the walls behind your Christmas decorating. What is the name of that green??! #loveit

  3. What a pleasant time I had on your blog today. I kept smiling as I scrolled down to the next picture full of eye candy. Your home speaks of your personality in such a lovely way. Merry Christmas and thank you for sharing your happy home with us out here in blogland,

  4. what about the cut your own tree sign?? did you make it?? in one picture it looks like a large wooden sign but then i can’t really tell…love it ALL!!!!

  5. what about the large sign that says cut your own tree?? it looks like a large wooden sign in one picture but then again..cant tell. looking at it from my phone. love love love it all

  6. Love your holiday tour, Kelly! I’m dying over those vintage wooden stockings. Where did you get them from? Loving all your vintage touches of course and your tree is gorg.
    PS: Sharing on my FB page today!

  7. NAILED IT! love love love, my friend! that tree made of glass- swoon!!! and your mantle is always so gorgeous at christmas- i love this year’s rendition! beautiful!

  8. Your house is beautiful no matter the season, but it literally shines for the holidays. I really do love every single thing. I could move in without batting an eye. I’d settle for an overnight with one of those peppermint martinis, though. 🙂

  9. Another wonderful Christmas at your home Kelly!!!! As always, your mantel is amazing and your home just brimming with fabulous ideas!!!!! Love, love, love your staircase and the cotton , the stars, everything!!!!!! Thank you for always being an inspiration!

  10. What a beautiful Christmas tour! Should be in a magazine, Kelly…how about on the cover. Yah, that is more like it. Have no idea how you do it all, but glad you do!! Now take a break, and enjoy it! Merry Christmas!

  11. We have a Christmas Tree Farm & I would love to have “the cut your own Christmas Tree” sign that is on your mantle. The source listed was H&M but the site I found was all clothing. Could you help me out, please. Love your ideas and decorating style!!

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