They are fake, they won’t smell like the forest, and they will look plastic-like up close.BUT, they will layer beautifully with other decor, they will last, and they will look real from a short distance.
– Allow garlands to droop and hang.– Layer your garlands to give variety. Use different types of garlands and weave them into one so that you have a fuller, eclectic look.– Add in a few sprigs of real greens from your yard.
– Velvet ribbon is a great addition to fill out and add texture to your garlands. Velvet has a way of elevating everything.– Avoid trying to make it look too perfect. Allow your greens to be more “natural” and not so perfect.