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Oct21

2 Holiday Mantels from Bunny Williams

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Bunny Williams' holiday collection for Ballard Designs

When we sat down with Bunny Williams, she told us about how she loves to stick with a classic Christmas color palette — reds, greens, whites, and metallics. She created two gorgeous mantel designs to give us a little Christmas inspiration, so we thought we’d share them with you here!

Oct20

Celebrate the Holidays with Bunny Williams

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Bunny Williams' holiday collection for Ballard Designs

“I love Christmas. I’m always thinking ahead, trying to get ready.” Being the consummate designer and collector she is, Bunny Williams knows how to prepare for the holidays. Lucky for us, she shares her best tips and tells us how she’ll be using pieces from her own magical collection of gifts and accents to deck her halls at Christmastime.

Oct17

8 Favorite Pet Gifts for the Holidays

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Gift ideas for pets

This holiday season is almost upon us. This year, when you’re making your list and checking it twice, make sure the special pooch in your life is on it! Whether you want to lavish your own dog with a special treat on Christmas Day or you’d like to gift the pet lover in your life, we’re full of ideas. Here are our top 8:

Oct10

Fall-Inspired Tablescape from Mandy Kellogg Rye

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Fall tablescape with Mandy Kellogg Rye of Waiting on Martha

With the holidays rapidly approaching, we’ve found ourselves thinking more and more about table settings, Fall desserts, and entertaining! This is the perfect time to pull together that well-appointed table just in time for the holidays, so we asked Mandy Kellogg Rye of Waiting on Martha to show us how it’s done. Mandy’s a pro a designing a beautiful table, so we’re thrilled to share this fabulous entertaining space with you! Let’s see how she did it:

Oct3

6 Printable Place Card Designs for your Bunny Williams Place Card Holders

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Bunny Williams place cards and place card holders

With the launch of Bunny Williams’ New Collection, we’re inspired to throw an elegant dinner party! One of Bunny’s must-do’s for a successful dinner party is to put thought into the seating and let her guests know with place cards where they will be seated for the evening. She says it eases confusion and feels thoughtful. To compliment the beautiful place card holders she’s designed as a part of her new collection, we pulled together some place card designs to coordinate. Find all of the printable place card designs, and host your own dinner party in style!

Sep29

10 Gift Ideas for the Early Bird

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Gift ideas for the holiday early birds

For some, it may be way too early to start thinking about Christmas gifts, but for the early bird, things are already into full swing! We rounded up a few of our favorite gift ideas, just in case you’re ready to start filling up Santa’s sleigh!

Sep19

Sneak Peek for Holiday 2014

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Next week, we’ll be debuting our newest collection for Holiday 2014! Sugarplums have been dancing in our heads for the last few weeks as we prepare to share our newest designs and festive decor with the world, and this year, there will be no shortage of sparkle! From mercury glass tabletop trees to gold and silver tinsel everything, we’re ready to get the holiday season started!

Find all of our new holiday products online on Ballarddesigns.com starting September 25th!