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Shelfie: December 9, 13, & 17, 2016: Christmas Prep 2016

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2016 was a fun Christmas.  We threw a holiday party at the store, for which I got put in charge of the decorations.  I ought to have done more, but I had fun with what I did do.  I underestimated the amount of decorations needed to make the whole store look grand.  I made one of our wreaths though, as I’d seen my mother do at home.  This year’s book tree was Hollins green and gold.

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Shelfie 8: December 25, 2015: This Tree Is Lit

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This year no tree was built till the holiday arrived, and so this is a more modest construction and a solo effort.  It was also the first year since I started building book trees that a cat was in the house, so I had to carefully consider which ornaments to display and which to leave in the box on the top shelf of the closet in which they were safely stored.