Need a little Christmas, right this very minute? Try rounding out your traditional decorating with new favorites.

- Joy Deangdeelert Cho

Seeds of the season

Michael Michaud's Pea Pod Ornament ($36) brings the garden to your favorite fir. Available at Scarlett Alley, 241 Race St., and

Delicate folds

Porcelain Origami Ornaments ($15 each) have a fresh, light quality. Available at Foster's Homeware, 399 Market St., 215-925-0950.

Winged visitor

Top your tree or mantelpiece with the Oil Drum Angel ($169), made from empty containers used in World War II. Available at

By the chimney, with care

Made of organic cotton, Amenity Home's Trail Stockings ($55 each) are eco-friendly places to sock away small gifts. Available at

Shiny and new

The Snowflake Starburst Tree Topper ($29) glimmers atop the tannenbaum. Available at local Pottery Barn stores and

Woodland wrap

Add a rustic touch with the Pinecone Garland ($24). Available at West Elm, 1330 Chestnut St., and


Joy Deangdeelert Cho is a Philadelphia textile and graphic designer. Visit her design blog, Oh Joy!, at