Decorating

Christmas in the Potting Shed – 2019

This is the second year decorating the potting shed for Christmas! If you missed last years, head to this post. This year, I focused on my new electric fireplace. Our son in law wired my shed for electricity this fall, so I couldn’t wait to add this. This was more for looks than anything else…the shed isn’t winterized.

I wanted it to look like a little cozy cottage, as soon as you open the door. I’m sure you are all familiar with the Christmas cartoon, Frosty the Snowman…well, I have always loved the little greenhouse that Frosty sheltered Karen in…that’s my vision..haha

We didn’t have any snow to make the outside look cozy, when I took this pic, but the winter is just getting started….snow will arrive soon.

I didn’t want to fill my window boxes with dirt, so I stuffed a faux garland inside each one. Then I poked real cedar, cut from our hedge in it. It will keep the clippings nice and secure, and I will have easy clean up!

At the base of the tree is my vintage sled with a wooden church on it. My daughter’s old skates, and some vintage greenery from a thrift store, complete the vignette!

And of course each one of the kitties love the shed!

I have so much fun decorating my little shed, and it looks so cozy at night with the lights all aglow! As always, I appreciate you so much for stopping by! Happy Decorating!

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16 Comments

  1. Marilyn Moore says:

    Cozy indeed!!!! No wonder the kitties love it. So bright and cheery. Absolutely love it!! You do an amazing job creating that atmosphere. xooxoxoxo Mom.

    1. Tracey says:

      Thank you Mom xoxo

  2. Tracey, everything looks so beautiful!
    I love everything you do and I’ve learned a few things from your posts on hydrangeas. I was drawn to your site because your taste in decorating is very much like my own. I love your shed it’s cozy and inviting. I love to check in everyday to see those sweet kitties. Do they know they are stars? Haha.

    1. Tracey says:

      Awe thank you so much Julia for your kindness!! And I think my spoiled kitties just love the limelight hahaha

  3. houseonwren says:

    Really cozy and lovely Tracey! Now I want to see it at night!

    1. Tracey says:

      Thank you Lori!!! I will try and get a couple good pics! A few people have asked! XO

  4. Beautiful, love the vintage sled, gorgeous piece. This is a wonderful spot to have make look warm and cozy.

    Cindy

    1. Tracey says:

      Thank you Cindy!! XO

  5. Marg KrienseLokker says:

    love it!

    1. Tracey says:

      Thanks Marg! xo

  6. love this!

    1. Tracey says:

      Thank you Kim! XO

  7. Kathleen says:

    Your shed looks so charming. It’s hard calling it a shed it’s so cute. I can see why your kitties love it so much. I love Frosty and it does look like the greenhouse from the movie❤️

    1. Tracey says:

      Thank you so much Kathleen!! xoxo

  8. Lynnie says:

    Lovely! I can just imagine Frosty in there 😊

    1. Tracey says:

      Thanks Lynnie! xo

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