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Upgrade Your Studio: Holiday Decorating

By | Apartment Locators, Apartments, Christmas, Decorating, studios, Things to do for Christmas

Photo Cred It’s the holiday season, so whoop-de-do, hickory dock and don’t forget to hang up your sock… or not. For those moving into or already living in an open floor plan studio, decorating for the holidays may seem daunting. With a lack of dedicated rooms, you may be wondering where you should put your freshly cut tree, that tray full of glittery plastic balls or your jars of fake snow. Lucky for you, we got you covered! Here are a few holiday themes to give you some ideas! Minimal Photo Cred For those who aren’t looking to do much cleaning after the holidays, a minimal approach may be the one for you. Picking only a few pieces that can hold their own regardless of the season is key. Subtle color changes can also go a long way for setting the tone. The best part is, this theme can be year round with no effort at all. Traditional Photo Cred If you like seeing ornaments hanging, holiday music blaring– a general reminder of what time of year it is, then stick that tree in the middle of your apartment because seeing is believing with this theme. Though a little more work, you can make your decor the center of attention in your studio, or you can keep it to the kitchen. Do what you need to do to set the mood. Bright Photo Cred Lights, lights and more lights. Brightening up a space with Christmas lights always works wonders. It also…

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Christmas In Houston: Things To Do For The Holiday Season

By | Christmas, Happy Holidays, Houston, Things to do for Christmas

We know the holiday season can be stressful, but still magical af. The spicy smells of cinnamon and pine, trimming and decorating the tree, and stuffing the stockings or should we say our faces…oops! SO, instead of looking for those last minute additions for your stockings step into town and experience all of Houston’s holiday cheer! Where to Experience Timeless Christmas Tales A Christmas Carol-A Ghost Story of Christmas Photo Source NOVEMBER 24-DECEMBER 30 An oldie, but goodies! And definitely one of ours and Houston’s seasonal favorite, A Christmas Carol-A Ghost Story of Christmas, follows Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey with three ghostly spirits as he finds the true meaning of Christmas! Bah! Humbug! Houston Ballet’s The Nutcracker Photo Source DECEMBER 10-23 and DECEMBER 30- JANUARY 6 Sword fights. Dancing dolls. And Sugar plum fairies. Be transported into the Land of Sweets through this classic tale of The Nutcracker! Houston is never short of theatrical and musical performances especially during the jolliest time of the year! Get into the holiday spirit with Soulful Sound of Christmas, The House Without a Christmas Tree, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve.  Where to Check Out Christmas Lights Zoo Lights Photo Source NOVEMBER 18-JANUARY 14 For the sixth year in a row, the Houston Zoo is transformed into a glistening winter wonderland! Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate as you stroll through Houston’ Zoo grounds taking in the dazzling earth-friendly 2 million LED lighting. Magical Winter Lights Photo Source NOVEMBER 10-JANUARY 2 The 2017 Magical Winter Lights graces…

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