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Holiday Decorations Kensington MD

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Pottery Barn
(240) 221-0001
11301 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
 
Target
(301) 946-8006
11160 Veirs Mill Rd
Wheaton, MD
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Bassett Home Furnishings
(301) 230-2892
1800 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
Hours
Mon-Sat 10-8
Sun 12-5

Haverty's
(800) 428-3789
1428 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD
Hours
Monday through Saturday 10am to 9pm

Kmart
(301) 871-6640
14014 Connecticut Av
Silver Spring, MD
Departments
Pharmacy, Appliances
Hours
Mon - Fri :8am-10pm
Sat:8am-10pm
Sun:8am-10pm

JC Penney
(301) 929-5100
11160 Veirs Mill Rd
Wheaton, MD
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:30
Sun 11:00-7:00

Macy's
(240) 880-4200
11160 Veirs Mill Road, Mall
Wheaton, MD
 
Target
(301) 945-0018
5700 Bou Ave
Rockville, MD
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries
(301) 770-1658
5060 Nicholson Lane
Rockville, MD
 
Sears
(301) 871-6640
14014 Connecticut Ave
Silver Spring, MD
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -10pm
Sat:8am -10pm
Sun:8am -9pm

Thanksgiving on the Net

By Louie Volpe

Over the years I have learned that by using live foliage and fruits in my home decorating plans, while beautiful, will only give me decorations with a short lifespan. This is fine for parties, dinners and other short-term projects. But I want to enjoy my Holiday decorations for a while. I like to put them up early, and they always tend to stay up longer than they should! So I have begun to use faux (fabric) foliage and flowers in my decorations.

The manufacturers of faux foliage are finally creating good looking and, in many cases, realistic fakes. I'm always on the lookout for the better fakes. I especially like to use the kinds that have "rubberized" leaves. These are leaves (or petals) that have a rubber coating or finish on them. Sometimes on one side, sometimes on both.

This usually gives a nice finish to the leaves and makes then look more realistic. Also look for leaves that have strong plastic or wire veins.

The garlands I have chosen for this project has the rubber-ish finish on some of the leaves. The fruit and vegetables are also rubberized. They seem to be made of a type of Styrofoam that has been covered with a rubberize finish.

Again this is my personal preference. You can use any type and look of foliage that you prefer. I also saw a nice selection of beaded fall vegetables at my local craft shop. The beaded veggies would make an elegant addition if you were looking for a more formal feel or even for a dinne...

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