Evergreen Mantle: Supermarket spruce seedlings, popped into pails and arrayed along a candlelit mantel, create a wintry woodland scene. Hanging below: a bead garland accessorized with sleek, sculptural ornaments (secured with floral wire).
Making It Monochromatic A simple color palette can make a dramatic style statement. Here, green custard cups are surrounded by sparkly green ornaments atop a silver tray. The final flourish comes from floating candles, which illuminate the arrangement.