Christmas Decorating on a Budget

Christmas Decorating on a Budget

Thanksgiving is over, and it’s time to bust out all of the Christmas decorations (if you haven’t already)! I absolutely adore decorating and buying some new pieces each year to add to our collection, but holiday decor can be pretty pricey, so I’ve put together a few of my tips and tricks to help you decorate on a budget.

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Designer Look, Budget Price

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I’ve lived my whole life fully aware that I have a “champagne taste on a beer budget.”  I have always been drawn to luxury items, even before I’m aware that they are luxury.  We can go shopping together, and you can observe me pick up a shirt only to realize it’s the most expensive one in the store.  Story of my life!  So it was no surprise that as I was browsing through Apartment Therapy house tours, I fell in love with this quirky coat rack.  It was perfect for our modern, eclectic house.  It was perfect until I realized that this was no ordinary wall hanging coat rack.  It was an Eames designer rack with a price tag at $199.  Ouch!  Though I’m not against investing in pieces, especially ones that are like artwork in and of themselves, I just couldn’t bring myself to dish out that kind of money on a coat rack.  So, I did what every thrifty girl does, and I went to searching for a knock off.  I found the perfect one on Amazon!

 

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