Monday, December 3, 2012

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year



On Saturday, we went to get our very first real Christmas tree.  When we lived in apartments, we just had a little fake tree.  Last year, we didn't bother getting a tree since we were going to be travelling.  I am SO EXCITED to have a real tree this year.  Our house smells like magic.


We went out to dinner and then broke out the Christmas decorations!  I love (love love love) Christmastime.  It is so fun to get the ornaments out and remember where each of them came from, whether they were gifts, or souvenirs from a vacation, or we have no idea where they came from, I just love it!

Mostly finished - we need to buy a topper and a tree skirt
I also Christmas-ized the table in our living room.  Isn't that baby poinsettia the cutest!?

Outfit details:
On Me:
Chambray top: J.Crew Outlet (I finally got a Chambray shirt!)
Sweater and Jeans: Gap
Boots: Wanted via Piperlime

On John:
Sweater: Gap
Corduroy pants: Old Navy
Shoes: Kenneth Cole

5 comments:

  1. I love your outfit and love your christmas tree! we just got ours yesterday too and there is something so great about a real tree! Happy Holidays!!

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  2. Stopping by from Mingle Monday...don't you just love having a real tree?! Y'all got a pretty one! We got ours this past weekend too! Love your pants!

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    1. You know, they looked way more pink at the store, but they are very purple in pictures.

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