From the December 2017 issue

Tradition Do-Over – From Decor to Holiday Cards

Jostle around your standard decor, reconnect with family and unleash some holiday tension with these jolly idea joggers.

‘Tis the season to deck those halls. But what if your heart’s really just not into the standard arsenal of tinsel, evergreens and twinkling lights this year? Sometimes, traditions can get tired. But don’t let it thwart your holiday spirit! Whether you’re looking for a year (or two) hiatus or inspiration to flip the script for good, here are five festive ways to shake up your usual decor and other traditions, from the tree and the centerpiece to tangled lights and cards.