10 DIY Ways to Decorate Your Fireplace Mantel


A fireplace adds a cozy touch to any room and is often a focal point with or without a fire.

If you’re not sure how to decorate the top of your fireplace, it’s time to get inspired and customize the decor atop your mantel to suit your home and your personality.

1. Display Family Photos

Since a fireplace is a natural gathering place for you and your loved ones, it only makes sense to display photos of your tribe in that location. Include the vacation pics from the beach, the photo you used for your holiday greeting cards and the latest school pictures of the kids.