Holiday Decorating Ideas for 2016: Wintersong Collection

Nestled among sprigs of holly and berry, vivid red cardinals sing their sweet Wintersong for all to hear. If you love both the inspiration of nature and the festive staples of red and green, you’ll adore the cheery Wintersong Collection of holiday decor.

Coordinating bedding, window treatments, bath decor, and area rugs make it easy for you to create a cohesive look throughout your home. Brushed polyester fabric lends a smooth, soothing feel to the bedding, shower curtain, and window treatments. A comforter set, daybed set, and coordinating pillows are available to fulfill your holiday bedding needs. Embroidery embellishes select pieces, while hooked designs bring textural interest to the area rugs.

This Christmas decorating style comes to life with your favorite holiday accessories. We recommend framed botanical wall art, cardinal accents, greenery, and the gentle glow of a red glass table lamp.

Click here to view the entire Wintersong Collection, as well as the home accents we used to complement the look. The Wintersong items are available exclusively through Touch of Class®.

Wintersong Comforter Set Ecru Wintersong Holiday Daybed Bedding
Wintersong Holiday Shower Curtain Wintersong Rectangle Rug Light Cream

Make It a Sweet Christmas! Gingerbread Holiday Decorations

Sprinkle a little cinnamon and sugar, and stir up your own sparkling vision of a Sweet Christmas. Whether you love to bake or you can’t resist those merry gingerbread faces, these Christmas decorations are your ingredients for a fun setting! Traditional colors of red and green, rickrack trim, peppermint buttons, festive plaid, sugar-cookie stars, and holly sprigs are just some of the delightful details you’ll find among this decorating theme.

Click here to view our entire selection of Sweet Christmas holiday decor, including decorations featuring gingerbread friends, baking Santas, candy canes, and peppermint swirls.

These Gingerbread Kids are the best of friends, and you’ll be happy to let them spend their “snow day” at your house. These standing figures, approximately 30″H, are weighted for stability and have posable arms. Dusted with glittering snow, these gingerbread decorations will be happy to brighten your indoor entryway or warm up beside the fireplace.

Gingerbread Kid Figures Burgundy Set of Two

Perched atop your kitchen shelf, bookcase, or mantel, the Gingerbread Shelf Sitters have plenty of cute cookie charm to spare. The girl holds a bag of flour, while the boy has a fork and wears a chef’s hat. Approximately 15″H, each has button-and-bead legs that will dangle adorably from your ledge.

Take a break from baking to check out the antics of this Gingerbread Family. This holiday decoration will make you smile with its stacked design of gingerbread people. This handcrafted, plush accent, 26″H, is weighted for stability and embellished with buttons and trim.

Gingerbread Family Stacker Floor Accent Light Brown

Hippity-Hop! Delightful Easter Decor Is Here

This year, Easter is on Sunday, March 27th. Have you donned your bunny ears and decorated already, or do you still need a few ideas? This festive Easter decor will have your home looking beautiful and ready for the upcoming spring season. Click here to view an array of charming Easter and spring decor, including all the accents mentioned below.

Your Easter guests won’t have to go hunting for these Easter eggs! Welcome family and friends with the Easter Egg Wreath, which has a ring of pastel eggs and faux greenery in plain sight. This versatile Easter wreath may be displayed indoors or outdoors under a covered patio; hang it as a traditional wreath, or place it on a table for a unique centerpiece. And some bunnies are ready to greet your visitors too! The Bunnies Indoor/Outdoor Sculpture features a trio of adorable rabbits holding a welcome sign. This accent will look darling on an interior entryway table or outdoor stand.

Easter Egg Indoor Outdoor Wall Wreath Multi Pastel Bunnies Welcome Sculpture White

The Praying Angel Sculpture radiates serenity, from her off-white finish to her peaceful countenance. This stunning resin angel, approx. 26”H, has full wings and a long gown; her hands are folded in prayer. Place her on an interior table beside your favorite spring plants for a captivating display. Another representation of quiet beauty, the Spring Mementos Floral Wall Plaque Set brings pastel blooms into your decor. Each polystone plaque in this three-piece set has an aged brown background and a dimensional flower that calls to mind spring’s renewal.

Praying Angel Table Sculpture Spring Mementos Wall Plaque Set Multi Pastel Set of Three

The All Over Easter Eggs Cutwork Table Runner is covered in Easter eggs that are already decorated! An openwork design, cheery colors, and embroidered details will make this runner one of your favorite Easter decorations. The Bountiful Bunny Vase will be happy to rest awhile atop this colorful display. This white ceramic cutie holds a sunflower with an opening for the faux flowers of your choice.

All Over Easter Eggs Table Runner Multi Pastel 16 x 36 Bountiful Bunny Figurine Vase White

If you adore bunny decor, you’ll also love this Easter napkin-folding idea from Origami Tree. Learn how to fold napkins into a bunny shape – your guests will be delighted!

Lighted Holiday Wall Art for a Glowing Christmas

Everywhere you turn, it seems, Christmas twinkles back at you – from the colorful bulbs dotting a tree to the glistening snowfall to the sparkling winter sky. Likewise, these lighted holiday wall art pieces are aglow with the nostalgia and enchantment of the season. These indoor Christmas decorations look beautiful unlit, but you’ll love the festive glimmer they emit when illuminated. Click here to view our entire selection of lighted holiday wall art, including tapestries, canvases, and plaques.

The Christmas Chapel I Lighted Tapestry features a cozy woodland chapel, warmly inviting parishioners inside with its illuminated appearance. Designed by Thomas Kinkade, this wall hanging features fiber optic lights that bring the scene to life. A wooden hanging rod and remote control are included. Click here to view more Thomas Kinkade lighted holiday tapestries.

Christmas Chapel I Lighted Wall Tapestry Blue

If you’re yearning for an old-fashioned holiday, the Christmas Eve Lighted Tapestry will be your ideal decoration. This wall hanging features a quaint street scene with charming storefronts, a grand Christmas tree, horse-drawn carriage, and last-minute shoppers. This holiday tapestry is designed by Nicky Boehme, features fiber optic lights, and includes a wooden rod for hanging.

Christmas Eve Wall Tapestry Multi Earth

These children embrace the simple pleasures of the holiday as they Decorate the Christmas Tree. From an original by ©Liz Goodrick-Dillon, this lighted canvas depicts two children putting the final touches on their splendid Christmas tree. Twinkling LED lights and classic toys enrich this special scene.

Decorate the Christmas Tree Lighted Canvas Art Red

Finally, it’s time for Santa’s arrival! Designed by artist Dona Gelsinger, the Santa LED Lighted Canvas features the Jolly Elf atop a snowy roof, preparing to make a toy delivery as a trusty reindeer waits nearby. Glimmering stars and snowflakes make this nighttime scene all the more magical.

Santa LED Wall Canvas Art Multi Warm

A sleepy forest shakes off its slumber as the sun’s first rays twinkle and shine. The Christmas Morning II Lighted Tapestry, designed by Alan Giana, is a tribute to the quiet beauty of dawn. A decorated evergreen tree sparkles with fiber optic Christmas lights in the rustic setting. A wooden rod is included for easy display.

Christmas Morning II Lighted Wall Tapestry Blue

Exclusive Christmas Gifts You Won’t Find Elsewhere

Are you finding you’re short on gift-giving ideas this year? You want your holiday gifts to be unique, beautiful, and lovingly chosen. These Christmas gifts, available exclusively at Touch of Class®, just might be the solution for the family member who seems to have everything or the friend with impeccable taste. Click here to view all the products featured below.

The special woman in your life deserves something exquisite for Christmas. The Magnolia Wall Accent is a meaningful gift that can be displayed all year round, with messages of “Faith,” “Hope,” and “Love.” Available in three finishes, the Aldabella Vanity Tray provides her with plenty of space for her beauty essentials. Openwork scrolls flourish around a central heart design. The Graceful Beauty Parfum Lady Figurine will look gorgeous atop her vanity, nightstand, or dresser. Two color options are available.

Magnolia Faith Hope Love Wall Accent Aldabella Satin Gold Vanity Tray Graceful Beauty Parfum Lady Figurine Ivory

The Karessa Heart-Shaped Mirror is a romantic gift that your sweetheart will adore. The top even looks like the bow on a present! New mothers will appreciate having the Baby Bootie Ornament or the Unconditional Love Figurine as a keepsake of their baby’s first Christmas. The baby shoes ornament can be personalized, and the mother and baby figurine is available in dress colors of pink and blue.

Karessa Heart Wall Mirror Antique Gold Baby Shoes Ornament Unconditional Love Figurine

Budding musicians and virtuosos alike need a sturdy stand for their sheet music. The Aubrie Music Stand features a handsome, classical style and adjustable design. Reduce clutter and give your favorite sports enthusiast a dedicated spot for caps with the Cap Display Rack. Multiple finish options are available to suit your decor. The Revolving Remote Control Organizer will help you keep your living room tidy and let you enjoy a little “peace on earth” – no more squabbles over the location of remotes.

Aubrie Music Stand Adjustable Cap Display Rack Remote Organizer

Don’t forget those wine aficionados on your list! The Wine Bottle Nightlight is crafted of stained glass and will delight wine lovers long after the holidays are over. The Merlot Wall Wine Rack will thrill wine collectors with its shimmering leaves and burgundy grapes. They won’t be able to wait to place their four wine bottles along the grapevine! The Elegant Plumage Wine Holder is as beautiful as it is functional, with an eye-catching design of a peacock in metallic colors.

Wine Nightlight Merlot Wall Wine Holder Elegant Plumage Wine Holde

Sure to become a treasured decoration, the Golden Christmas Needlepoint Stocking will look festive on any mantel, holding whatever small presents or baubles you choose to place inside. Personalization is available for a one-of-a-kind gift. Collectors of holiday figurines will certainly be surprised on Christmas morning with the Santa and Mrs. Claus Clothtique® or the Sleigh Ride to Remember Clothtique®. These figures are intricately detailed and are available only through Touch of Class®.

J505 M700 H500

Christmas Table Linens + How to Fold a Napkin

You’ve invited your closest family and friends, gathered your most scrumptious holiday recipes, found a fabulous centerpiece… What else is missing? A beautiful foundation of Christmas table linens, of course! If your dinnerware is simple or a solid color, a patterned tablecloth can perk up your table with festive pizzazz. Solid color holiday table linens can be just as elegant, however; contrast red and green for a joyous tablescape. Many of these patterns are available with coordinating accessories, including table runners, placemats, and napkins. Click on each image to view all available items.

Gold fosters an atmosphere of luxury at your holiday table. The Holly Ribbon Table Linens feature a dazzling holly-and-ribbon pattern; the sheer material can be displayed alone or layered atop your solid color fabric. Scrolling floral designs lend elegance to the gold borders. The Lenox® Holiday Nouveau Table Linens display a beloved design of plaid ribbons and holly. Tonal holly designs dapple the ivory ground for subtle embellishment.

Holly Ribbon Tablecloth Gold Holiday Nouveau Oblong Tablecloth

The Lenox® Holiday Table Linens will start any meal off right with a cheery, inviting holly pattern. A red border gives these Christmas table linens a polished appearance. Full of bold color, the Lenox® Holly Damask Table Linens make your dinner table merry and bright. Available in red and green, these accessories can be mixed and matched to your heart’s content.

Lenox Holiday Oblong Tablecloth Holly Damask Tablecloth

After you’ve chosen your Christmas table linens, it’s time to practice your napkin folding skills! If you need to brush up on the art of napkin folding, here’s a step-by-step guide for the pyramid fold:

1. Place a square napkin on the table like a diamond.

2. Fold it in half upward to make a triangle.

3. Fold the left corner up to meet the top corner.

4. Fold the right corner up to meet the top corner.

5. Turn the napkin over.

6. Fold the napkin in half by bringing the bottom point up to meet the top. This should form a triangle.

7. Fold the napkin along the center seam to form a pyramid.

Fall in Love with Stone Soup Santas, the Ultimate Holiday Collectibles

When it comes to holiday lore, Santa Claus looms large, a beloved yet mysterious figure. The best Christmas decorations give us a glimpse into the Jolly Elf’s world, sparking our imaginations. The luxurious, beautifully sculpted Stone Soup Santas do just that, capturing Santa as he returns from a wintry trek or shares his bounty from the grape harvest. Measuring 26”-28”H, the Stone Soup Santas will look fabulous next to your Christmas tree, at the side of your fireplace, or near your indoor entryway.

The magnificent Stone Soup Santas are sought after by collectors all over the world, and for good reason. These cherished holiday sculptures are designed and handmade from the finest materials by Shelie and Richard McCall from Stone Soup. Hand-assembled in the USA, each Santa features details so real you will look twice. Santa’s face is hand-sculpted, then perfected with handpainted details and a Tibetan wool beard. Elegant attire is composed of a variety of fabrics and reflects the theme of that particular Santa.

Hand-signed, limited edition Stone Soup Santas will be a source of pride in your home. Charm family and friends with these lovingly crafted and original Christmas decorations. Click here to view our entire collection of Stone Soup Santas.

The Provence Noel Stone Soup Santa and his plush donkey friend carry baskets brimming with grapes. Santa wears clothing reminiscent of an old-time shepherd, including a tan faux fur coat and a green faux suede vest. Wine enthusiasts will love the vintage appeal of this Santa decoration.

Stone Soup Handmade Provence Noel Santa Multi Earth Stone Soup Handmade Provence Noel Santa Multi Earth

Santa makes friends everywhere he goes, so it’s no surprise that these polar bears have joined him. The Polar Bear Prance Stone Soup Santa has traded his traditional red suit for winter white, faux fur attire. He holds a glittery twig and carries a pack lavishly filled with silver and gold baubles and foliage.

Stone Soup Handmade Polar Bear Prance Santa White Stone Soup Handmade Polar Bear Prance Santa White

Santa can’t wait to deposit cuddly teddy bears for wee ones on Christmas Eve. As he carefully prepares the gifts, he knows there are Never Enough Bears. This luxe but lovable decoration features the Stone Soup Santa in a velvety, holiday red cloak. He carries a suede pack filled with sweet bears and holds a light brown bear with both hands.

Stone Soup Handmade Never Enough Bears Santa Red Stone Soup Handmade Never Enough Bears Santa Red