I like the NOEL including the clock. It's the proximity of the mantel to the tree, though, that pulls off the impact. I did it with Red and Black and used a round chalkboard for the O and added a star chalkboard for accent with the year.
Wow this Christmas tree is stunning! The branches sparkle with a touch of frost. A reindeer tree topper provides a personal touch. Frosty ornaments shimmer like icicles, while a faux fur tree skirt makes a cold day feel warm.
Christmas Tree with baskets of ornaments - I like the idea of the baskets underneath the tree or around the room - continuing the theme of the tree. I'm not sure where the image is from (note the price tag on the wall decor!
Simple Decorations For all its splendid effect, this tree's decorations are surprisingly simple. The key to the lush look is wrapping every branch with white lights and hanging ornaments deep inside the tree as well as at the tips of the branches.