I love decorating our fireplace mantel to celebrate each season! I use the same simple formula almost every time, and I like how easy it is to get a cohesive and beautiful looking vignette on my mantel. Let me share my simple mantel decorating formula with you today!

How to Style a Mantel - Video

I like to start with a large focal point in the center of my mantel like this giant DIY reclaimed wood clock I made. Next, I anchor each side of the mantel with a smaller pair of objects like these topiaries.

How to Style a Mantel - Video

Then, I divide a group of items like these candlesticks into two. I put some on each side of my focal point.

Finally, I fill in the spaces with smaller objects like faux florals.

Watch this super-quick video below to see how I style a mantel the easy way:

Let me know YOUR mantel decorating tricks,¬†and stay tuned to my YouTube channel and The Brick’s Facebook page every Tuesday for more simple home decor & DIY tips.