Posts tagged holiday
Minimal Holiday Decor Inspiration

With the holidays quickly sneaking up on us and it being December and all, it felt appropriate for this month's creative exploration to be focused on something, well — holiday focused, and since a tree is usually the extent of our decorating, I figured this would be a good chance to challenge myself to do a little something extra this year. At the same time, I've been craving simplicity in all facets of my life, from my wardrobe to my calendar to my home, so the idea of adding more stuff (read: tacky holiday decorations) kind of felt like the opposite of what I'm currently working towards. 

Thus, a challenge emerged — to add a little holiday flair to our apartment without acquiring more bits and baubles and while supporting my newfound craving for minimalism. Something simple that still feels special (and relatively festive), that would maybe even last beyond the holiday season without feeling like it passed an expiration date. 

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'Tis the Season for Holiday Icons (+ a gift!)

With the overarching theme of “holiday” and the only qualifier being that I didn’t want them to feel too generic, my little team and I walked through the process of pulling inspiration, identifying tone words and defining our visual strategy, finally leading us to come up with a list of ideas for a mini collection of icons that fit with the holiday spirit we wanted to capture.

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