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Holiday Decorations Portland OR

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Macy's
(503) 223-0512
621 South West 5th Avenue
Portland, OR
Departments / Services
Mattresses, Furniture Gallery, Wedding Registry.

Macy's
(503) 281-4797
1100 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR
Departments / Services
Mattresses, Furniture Gallery, Wedding Registry.

Target
(503) 247-0331
1400 N Hayden Island Dr
Portland, OR
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Target
(971) 230-1930
9401 Ne Cascades Pkwy
Portland, OR
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

IKEA Portland
(503) 282-4532
10280 North East Cascades Parkway
Portland, OR
Hours
Mon-Sun 10am-9pm

Sears
(503) 528-3200
1260 Lloyd Ctr
Portland, OR
Hours
Mon-Fri:10am -9pm
Sat:10am -9pm
Sun:10am -9pm

Pottery Barn
(503) 525-0280
310 Northwest 23rd Avenue
Portland, OR
 
Target
(503) 252-5850
9800 Se Washington St
Portland, OR
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Sears
(503) 786-5292
11800 Se 82Nd Ave
Portland, OR
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -7pm
Sat:8am -7pm
Sun:9am -5pm

Ashley Furniture HomeStore
(503) 496-4210
11421 Se 82Nd Ave
Portland, OR
Hours
Mon - Fri 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sun CLOSED

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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