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 www.scarlettalley.com.
Porcelain Origami Ornaments ($15 each) have a fresh, light quality. Available at Foster's Homeware, 399 Market St., 215-925-0950.
Top your tree or mantelpiece with the Oil Drum Angel ($169), made from empty containers used in World War II. Available at www.vivaterra.com.
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 www.amenityhome.com.
Shiny and new
The Snowflake Starburst Tree Topper ($29) glimmers atop the tannenbaum. Available at local Pottery Barn stores and www.potterybarn.com.
Add a rustic touch with the Pinecone Garland ($24). Available at West Elm, 1330 Chestnut St., and www.westelm.com.
Joy Deangdeelert Cho is a Philadelphia textile and graphic designer. Visit her design blog, Oh Joy!, at www.ohjoy.com.