Lush greenery looks welcoming at the top of the steps.
This classic house already has all the elements of a welcoming entry: wide flagstone stairs, a gorgeous arched doorway and pair of glowing lanterns. But it's the matching evergreen-filled planters and simple boxwood wreath — with their lush green tones — that make this red brick exterior really sing.
For more ideas, see our Designers' Holiday Decorating Tips photo gallery. Plus, see more wreaths in our photo gallery, and learn tips for decorating a door with small wreaths. Or browse through more festive exterior decorating photos in our Outdoor Holiday Decorations gallery.