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The Making of Christmas at Biltmore

Posted on 10/28/2013 by Leeann Donnelly Comments(1)

Each year at this time, signs of Christmas start to show up around the estate. A tree here, a beautiful wreath there....all magically appear for guests to enjoy. But behind all of this magic is a...

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Sitting Pretty—A Naturally Stunning Floral Arrangement

Posted on 10/19/2013 by Holly Clark

Biltmore Floral Displays designer Molly Hensley is a member of the team who helps bring Christmas to life in America’s largest home. “We work on Christmas plans and projects all year,...

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Bubbles and Truffles for Valentine's Day

Posted on 02/11/2013 by Marissa Jamison

The Black Swan. Romeo and Juliet. Giselle. Some of the greatest love stories told through dance include iconic pairings of dancers, or “pas de deux,” a French ballet term meaning “...

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Celebrating the New Year - Past and Present

Posted on 01/01/2013 by Darren Poupore

With 2012 clearly in the rearview mirror, many of us are reflecting on the events of the past year before looking forward to the promises of a New Year. If we were to look further back, into the...

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Easy Ribbon Wreath for the Holidays

Posted on 12/10/2012 by Cathy Barnhardt Comments(3)

This is a favorite decorating project around here! A ribbon wreath is an easy and inexpensive project for the holidays. It is a great way to repurpose ribbons from past celebrations, making an...

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