We love to send them, we love to receive them. Christmas cards are just one of those holiday rituals that some dread, some cherish, yet we all must decide how to display them every year. Years ago, I used to apply some double sided tape on the back of the cards I received and I would secure them to a door. Back in 2006, I bought one of those Christmas card display trees on sale from Pottery Barn – that worked fine too.
This year, I wanted to do something more creative, more unexpected. When I ordered a new chandelier from Ballard Designs for my home office, it came with some extra chain that I never used.
My daughter tried to convince me to make her a Marley costume. I decided it was better put to use as a tool to display some Christmas cards in front of my window.
Originally, I decided to just use white paper clips. Read the rest of this entry »