Poll results: Holiday colours
Traditional red and green is still the hottest holiday palette, according to last week's poll. Nearly half - 43 per cent - of Yourhomers said they were decorating with the classic combo, while metallics were the runners up with 21 per cent.
Blue and white were tied with 14 per cent while the remaining seven per cent said they were decorating with "other" colours.
I'm still undecided about my holiday hues. Currently, we've got a collection of ornaments in white, silver and clear glass, but I'm thinking that I still might need a bit of a pop to polish it all off. We'll see how it shapes up as the holiday approaches - ever so quickly!
And, you can find loads of holiday decorating inspiration and gift suggestions in our newly launched Festive Guide, including trendy tips, how to create a warm holiday home, Sarah Richardson's entertaining musts, popular and unique gift ideas, along with suggestions for the handy people and gardeners on your list, what to do with your holiday wrapping paper and guidelines for gifting art.
This week, I'm still on a holiday kick (can you really blame me?), and asking whether you'd consider the trendy new service of renting a live tree for the holidays? Share your thoughts in the front page poll. (Scroll down, on the left hand side.
And, for some more weekend reading, check out:- Colin and Justin's latest living room makeover