Thanks to all our readers last week who voted for their favorite version of my mantel. And the winner goes to . . . Look #2! Well, a refined version of it. Of course since I wrote the post, I’ve become more restless and have modified it a bit. Basically I’m deciding whether to go with more of a symetric look like my talented mother’s mantel, pictured below:
Eventually, I’d like to get something bulkier on each side, some kind of vessel to do the same thing. For now, this is what I’ve come up with:
So I’m going to go with either greens on both side, or just on the one. And, obviously, the branches used will change according to season. Stay tuned for the springtime version!