Carolyn Weber lives in Silver Spring and frequently writes about architecture and home design.
5. BERRY CHRISTMAS
Deck the halls with natural materials like
this circle of delicate red berries and twigs.
The handmade Red Mega Glitter Berry
wreath is 21 inches, can be used indoors or
outdoors (covered) and is $39.95 at
Pier One in Gaithersburg (301-721-4467;
4. WINTER WHITE
This natural birch bark wreath offers an
alternative to red and green. A sprinkle of
glitter makes it sparkle, and 48 LED lights
cast a warm glow. The Lit Birch wreath,
which is 22 inches and equipped with a
battery pack, is $129 at Pottery Barn in
Bethesda (301-654-1598; www.pottery