Why haven't I thought of this? Style your stairway with beautifully decorated garland at the base around the spindles instead of the normal railing dressing. The result is stunning and you can actually hold onto the railing while on the stairs.
60 Beautifully Festive Ways to Decorate Your Porch for Christmas
Christmas : Charming Christmas Front Porch Decorating Ideas Bringing The Holiday Feelings - Endearing Christmas Decorating Idea for Front Porch with Green Vines Plant Decorate The Shabby Chic White Door also Two Wreaths and Gift Boxes Pile medium version