Painted White Lace Christmas Tree Ornaments

Carmen NatschkeDesign the Holidays

Delicate Glass Ornaments w/Lace |

I came upon these lovely lace embellished glass ornaments at the August Tendence show in Frankfurt. Though it was still summer and I didn’t want to think ahead to Christmas, I couldn’t help but to be drawn to these delicate lace and embroidered glass ornaments. They came in all shapes: balls, hearts, diamonds and more. They had a vintage romance … Read More

Silver & White Holiday Ornaments

Carmen NatschkeDesign the Holidays

White & Silver Holiday Colors |

Holiday Color Inspiration: Glamorous silver trim set against snow powder white. Decoration Inspiration: Non-traditional, yet very creative display of the Christmas ornaments – instead of hanging on a tree, create a grouping of ornaments as a point of decor in your home. All that’s needed: clear plastic line (fishing line would work), interesting beads and baubles (keep it in the … Read More

Holiday Gold: Gilded Glass Ornaments

Carmen NatschkeDesign the Holidays


 Gold is often associated with holiday decorations, and this year is no different. A spectrum of metallic color palettes was on show throughout the year at various home design shows and on the fashion runways – and gold was always the center of attention. I adore the light touches of gold on the glass ornament pictured above. It’s delicate, it’s … Read More