Tips to watch BEFORE you decorate for Christmas 🎄☃️ How I decorated my Living room

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  • Published on Nov 12, 2019
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  • Sarah Deeb
    Sarah Deeb 12 days ago

    Loved this video! We moved in September and I was surprised how little Christmas decor we had. It has been really fun to hunt down some bargains!

  • Edel Hand
    Edel Hand 12 days ago

    Last time I watched your vids you were blonde

  • please-excuse-my-nonsense

    Making me laugh within 5 SECONDS of her video. Honestly, this is why I love her. She's so freaking precious!

  • Caders 08
    Caders 08 17 days ago

    You decorated your house for Christmas so beautifully. I loved the woodland theme you chose. Great tips as well too. Great video as always. Thanks for sharing with us!

  • Sarah GH
    Sarah GH 25 days ago +1

    "Sleigh my name, sleigh my name"
    You always have the best lettering boards 🤣

  • Tiffy h
    Tiffy h 25 days ago

    A tip - use paperclips instead of bauble hooks!

  • Kayann Horn
    Kayann Horn 26 days ago

    Is the Sleigh My Name a reference to ATEEZ?👍😁🎅 So cute,will copy!

  • B AS
    B AS 28 days ago

    Your hair looks AMAZING

  • Ciara Finn
    Ciara Finn 28 days ago

    I love Christmas soooooooooo much these help me thx Hermione ❤️❤️

  • Denise Owen
    Denise Owen 28 days ago

    Hi hermione. Good video. I did think though that your living room seemed a bit bare. I would have to put up some wall decorations. The more the better for me. ❤️

  • tara ford
    tara ford 28 days ago +1

    Hi where did you get the stocking holders they are so cute please and thank you xxx

    • Jay P
      Jay P 22 days ago

      tara ford amazon x

  • Patricia Hall
    Patricia Hall 29 days ago

    Dear Hermione, I just saw a tutorial on how to paint your old Christmas ornaments and add glitter to them to make them fit into your color scheme. You can check on TheXvid and Pinterest. Your house is looking lovely. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you!! 🎄🎀🦌⛄

  • JustStephie
    JustStephie Month ago

    if you need your artificial tree to smell like pine you can always buy a "pine scented" air freshener, they usually have them for cars at least they do here in canada.

  • Emily Cox
    Emily Cox Month ago +2

    Anyone else see the classic BTS vid playing in the background when she hung up the wreath on the mirror??

  • Michael Rutledge
    Michael Rutledge Month ago

    Do they not make chimney caps with screens there that keep the pigeons out?

  • Lucy Clark
    Lucy Clark Month ago

    Where are your star stocking holders from please? They are lovely!!

  • Heather Cutright
    Heather Cutright Month ago +3

    BTS - Danger playing on the TV in the background in the mirror's reflection 👌💜👍

  • Sue Cox
    Sue Cox Month ago

    Pigeons: You need to discourage them because pigeons stay wherever they hatch and have their own families and before you know it you're working on your fourth generation of pigeons and they're all over your roof. A physical barrier is best--it doesn't hurt the pigeons but it stops them getting comfortable. One of the best ones I've found is the old-fashioned "Slinky" toy--the wire loops wobble and make the footing uncertain and pigeons don't like it. You'll need to get someone up on the roof to nail the Slinkies around the edges of your roof and the chimney. It's a bore, but believe me it's worth it, otherwise your grandchildren will be dealing with the descendants of your pigeons!

  • crvtchie
    crvtchie Month ago +20

    video summary:
    • be prepared (adhesive wall hooks, tape, scissors, ornament hooks, string, ribbon, bubble wrap)
    • have storage boxes & supplies - use one type of tub; i.e. food containers
    • deep clean your home
    • try to multitask (i.e. listen to a book while cleaning)
    • assess the space - take down any clashing decor
    • take out ALL of your christmas decor - try a theme
    • be patient; don’t buy more decor until you’re done with what you have

  • Melanie Chasseur
    Melanie Chasseur Month ago

    very helpful! So many tips I never thought of and SO organized, I love it!!

  • Elizabeth Rowntree
    Elizabeth Rowntree Month ago +2

    The theme I'm going for this Christmas is a GCSE textbook look!

    • Sarah GH
      Sarah GH 25 days ago

      Going for a textbook theme also...

  • Lesley Harris
    Lesley Harris Month ago

    Your living room looks lovely, but too late I've been and got new prettys already

  • Katie Bookser
    Katie Bookser Month ago +2

    I have to say your intros are my favorite. You do such a good job with the cute little graphics 😍Your living room looks perfectly festive. Now I can't wait to get to work on mine!

  • Brianna Williams
    Brianna Williams Month ago

    I think you look really nice in the striped shirt( stripes are my fave!) Also our Christmas storage solution currently sucks we have too much that I will continue to try to get my family to donate

  • Josefina Savarese
    Josefina Savarese Month ago

    There is a special anti-pigeons paint, maybe you could paint the top of the chimney with that and add some of those spiky things? Also, I loved the video!!

  • dr.house_bykylie
    dr.house_bykylie Month ago

    Love love love this! But what do you do with your houseplants? I am all for taking 'normal' decorations away, but I feel like if I move my plants a lot they would hate me...

  • Trudy Mckay
    Trudy Mckay Month ago

    It is gorgeous!!! I love it!

  • Paige Rosner
    Paige Rosner Month ago

    Unsolicited advice! I had my chimneys capped as the fireplaces aren’t functioning and it keeps seeds, leaves and, uh, raccoons out of my hearth.
    Edit: bahaha! I see we all jumped into the comments to help you solve your pigeon issue. Good luck, Hermione!

  • MaryQuiteContrary
    MaryQuiteContrary Month ago

    I feel so festive now♥️💚

  • Irena The Ginger
    Irena The Ginger Month ago

    Was that BAP that was playing on your tv? We're getting all of our Christmas decorations this week, we already have some up and cant wait to get more done!

  • Echa
    Echa Month ago +1

    is just me or i'm hearing her voice has changed into lower tone / heavier?

    • Alice Knowles
      Alice Knowles Month ago +3

      She said in a previous video that she had a chest infection so I think it’s probably just that she’s getting over being unwell which is making her voice sound different :)

  • Andrea Reisz
    Andrea Reisz Month ago

    You are so gorgeous 😍 Love to watch your Videos

  • Julie Long
    Julie Long Month ago

    Hello! Beautiful decorating!
    My husband and I have been married for 36 years and we have Christmas decorations from our very first Christmas together onward and we don’t use everything we’ve accumulated over the years but it would be so hard to discard certain items because when the items are displayed it feels familiar and it feels like Christmas. I hope this makes sense. I use bubble wrap and old, clean white socks to wrap items in and lay in a plastic bin. Thank you for sharing your tips and for sharing your beautiful home.

  • E D
    E D Month ago

    With that pigeons I’d move out hahaha . I HATE pigeons .. but yes get someone to fix it, I know you can find someone and btw you are already a badass. (Love that book as well)

  • DeeAnne Mason
    DeeAnne Mason Month ago

    I use Christmas evergreen wreath picks to stuff my tree. It makes it look full and lush!

  • Christine DisneyQueen

    Love your Christmas heart! ❤️💚❤️💚❤️

  • Nicc
    Nicc Month ago +1

    I love how you sneak in your armying in your videos 😂😂

  • Mog-Gyver O'Neill
    Mog-Gyver O'Neill Month ago +2

    Does your chimney not have a flue stop? 😁
    And, of course, any decorations that don't meet this year's criteria can be up cycled in your colours instead of donating, and buying even more plastic, etc!

  • S0lvengel
    S0lvengel Month ago

    In the past I've taken cinnamon sticks and threaded string thru them twisting them around a garland; I've also bought a large orange and stuck cloves in it adding a ribbon to hang it. I have a sensitivity to pine so instead I go for the spices associated with winter.

  • Ali Stamper
    Ali Stamper Month ago

    You wouldn't say shit but you said badass... that's a bit counterintuitive.

  • Isabella V
    Isabella V Month ago

    Awesome 😍💕

  • Elin Lindberg
    Elin Lindberg Month ago +8

    Your hair looks amazing in this video! So fresh and shiny, the "shorter" hairstyle really suits you 💖

  • Sam
    Sam Month ago

    Very Beautiful..

  • Eulacia Sinclair
    Eulacia Sinclair Month ago

    Is BTS in the background @ 1:48??

  • sammywamie
    sammywamie Month ago

    Great tips! Especially the storage bins!!

  • becca gargiulo
    becca gargiulo Month ago

    ooh I am so ready for your christmas videos - i can finally learn how to decorate festively but also in line with my style!

  • Bev Zurkammer
    Bev Zurkammer Month ago

    Turned out so cute! Love the shelves and how you have them decorated!

  • Cathy Lynn Pietranton

    Yes Hermione you look like a beautiful candy cane. Lovely job on your sitting room.

  • Gabriella ♡
    Gabriella ♡ Month ago +6

    omg your house was MADE to be christmassy!! so beautiful 💓🙌🏼🎅🏻

  • Mr Carrington
    Mr Carrington Month ago +16

    Loved this so much! I'd add Baileys to your list of essentials before decorating ;) :)

  • Shirley Pol
    Shirley Pol Month ago

    I love it so much I'd keep it year 'round

  • Elisa Díaz
    Elisa Díaz Month ago

    Hermione! Just saw this and immediately thought of you. It would be a great idea for the garden! www.boredpanda.com/before-after-power-washing/

  • theLady0019
    theLady0019 Month ago

    I gave a hearty laugh at Santa Claus Christmas Grotto

  • M.K. Carol
    M.K. Carol Month ago

    Happy Holidays!

  • Cleymer Jauregui
    Cleymer Jauregui Month ago

    I always say it, I love your videos, I have been watching you and learning English for more than 6 months listening to you, you are incredible, greetings from Mexico

  • April Fawnn
    April Fawnn Month ago +13

    Where’s Wally!? Haha, here in Canada we call him Waldo!

  • Rose Lewis
    Rose Lewis Month ago +1

    My four year old says you need a nutcracker.

  • eliza
    eliza Month ago

    Looks perfect 😁

  • Mariia Shestakova
    Mariia Shestakova Month ago

    You are sooooo beautiful on this video!!! Love your outfit and makeup ❤️

  • Kristella Bautista
    Kristella Bautista Month ago

    BTS !!