We're total suckers for holiday decorations. Little twinkling lights and wreaths put us in that cozy, warm, holiday mood like nothing else can. But it always seems like a waste to buy decorations that get used so infrequently.
Leave it to Real Simple to come up with new ways to use all your holiday stuff. Following this guide, you could feasibly keep the holiday decorations out all year. Or, at the very least, you'll find a lot of new ways to use ribbon!
A few highlights:
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