Evergreen Branches with ornaments in oversize jars and vases, a good alternative to miniature trees - Good Housekeeping 2014 I would love to do this, but I'm afraid Simon, my cat, would eat it. He doesn't always understand what is food and what isn't!
35 Ways to Have Yourself a Merry Country Christmas
This idea's perfect for a mantel or entry table: Fill six like-sized canning jars with ornaments, tinsel, greenery, you name it. Assemble the jars in a pyramid, then wrap it with a shiny garland and top with a star. Done!
Marisa Bistany Connecticut Farmhouse - Christmas House Tour - Country Living "Marisa gives each guest a special delivery on Christmas morning by corralling gifts in tagged shipping crates under the tree."