01 Dec '11, 11pm

Throwback Thursday: DIY Holiday Decor That Graced President Obama's Guest House

Throwback Thursday: DIY Holiday Decor That Graced President Obama's Guest House

This was one of the most exciting, amazing projects I've ever had the honor to participate in, but it was also one of the most hectic! All of the magazine staffs had only a few weeks before the installation began to organize, so we had zero time to spare. We called on our friends at Viva Terra to contribute sustainable decor items, and the designers at Denver's Associates III for help with the overall concept. Because the event was designed to honor diplomacy across the globe, we decided to focus on Christmas trees, a traditional symbol of peace and unity. We also incorporated tons of handmade items to express our magazine's values of simplicity and sustainability. The results were, in my humble opinion, gorgeous, and it was worth all the effort and more to attend the diplomatic holiday event hosted by Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. If you'd like to make some p...

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