decor of xmas past: 2011

Right about now is the time when I start going Christmas crazy and making decorations until everyone (including me) is completely sick of it. It’s not that I love Christmas or anything [1. 1. Although who seriously doesn’t love gifts and overeating on fruitcake? Who?], but I love making decorations, and ’tis the season to be jolly…or at least to …

mini christmas tree with tiny ornaments

Yay, it is the first day of December and the first official day that we, as non-commercial entities are allowed [1. 1. There are rules, people!] to start decorating for Christmas.   This is the first year that I am out from under my parents and living in my own place [2. 2. Some of us are late starters, okay?], …

Tiny Xmas Tree

So the commercialisation of what was once a pagan religious festival and then a Christian religious festival is wrong, but surely one can’t be blamed for getting onto a tiny little bit of the Christmas spirit. The Tiny Tree from Typo certainly does the job of brightening up my desk! Here it is next to my not-giant-at-all  stapler for size comparison: