It’s the most magical time of the year and our Christmas issue is filled with classic charm. We’ve included five full home tours and plenty of decorating and tabletop ideas for making this season extra special. An abundance of fresh greenery accessorized with ribbon transforms a New Orleans, Louisiana, abode into a holiday haven. In Illinois, the rural snow-covered landscape inspires a tranquil nature-inspired scheme. From Christmas wreaths to mailbox displays, glean ideas for adding festive cheer to your home’s exterior. And you won’t want to miss our talented artisans whose handcrafted creations make for the perfect gifts to share. We hope you’ll enjoy this issue and come away with fresh inspiration as you make meaningful memories celebrating with those you love.