Here is the mantel before I redecorated it:
Here is the mantel after I brightened it up a bit:
I borrowed a couple of the accessories from other rooms of the house and also incorporated some of my new thrift store goodies. The tall, twisty candlesticks were recent purchases from Home Goods and I think they look give a lot of balance and height to the mantel.
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