I have a ritual four times a year that drives my husband crazy. I go through the living room and change out the pillows, artwork, and accessories to fit the season. Winter to spring, I lighten up; accessories in pastels pop-up on my coffee table, a plant here and there (real and fake), replace fur or heavy textured pillows with linen and silk.
Sometimes I move art around to match the mood.
I quickly find myself shifting into summer mode. Spring in Texas is fleeting. In the summer, my fireplace features a twisted grapevine, fruits are displayed in bowls, and pastels are replaced with bolder colors. I
With fall, color goes a little darker and textures heavier; by December the house is in full holiday spirit.
These rituals take my humble abode from hum drum to festive and inviting. Humblenests.tumblr.com