Simple seasonal touches for your apartment

The holidays have arrived and it is time to turn your St. Catharines Apartment into a festive getaway. A few simple seasonal touches can go a long way in adding colour and cheer to your home. Get started with a few ideas from the Panoramic Properties blog team.


Add a touch of holiday green


A bit of greenery can truly spruce up your St. Catharines Apartment this holiday season. Creations By Helen (161 Church Street) sells a variety of greenery including wreaths, centrepieces and garlands. You can also buy a beautiful potted poinsettia or lily tree to set on your dining or coffee table. This local store is open from 9:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. on weekdays and until 5:00 p.m. on Saturday. To get here, drive ten minutes from Linwell Road Apartments (473 Linwell Road).


Make your own wreath


Crafters can have fun making their own one-of-a-kind wreath to utilize door space and add a touch of colour. A do-it-yourself wreath can be made using any variety of items. One fun winter-themed idea is to use jingle bells. To find any craft supplies you need, shop at Niagara Central Hobbies (401 St Paul Street), a ten-minute drive from Westgate Village Apartments (30 Bradmon Drive).


Count down the days and decorate


An advent calendar can serve as both a way to count down the days until Christmas and as a decoration in your St. Catharines Apartment. This easy advent calendar only requires envelopes, a way to number the envelopes and a wall-safe adhesive.


Do a little shopping


There are many festive markets happening this month. These markets are often a great place to find a simple but elegant decoration. Start your shopping at St. Catharines Farmers’ Market (Market Square, 91 King Street). In December, this market is open from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Thursdays and Saturdays. To get here, drive only four minutes from Westchester Apartments (139-143 Westchester Street). Take a short drive to Niagara-on-the-Lake to experience Canada’s oldest year-round Christmas store, Just Christmas (34 Queen Street). To look for seasonal touches here, drive about fifteen minutes from Queenston Apartments (349 Queenston).


Panoramic Properties hopes you have fun decorating your apartment with a few simple seasonal touches. For more information about our St. Catharines Apartments, visit our website today.