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Whether you have a green thumb or not, poinsettias (live or artificial) look splendid nested in a barrel planter. Especially if you're going for the farmhouse-Christmas feel.
Another way to use the barrel planter is by flipping it upside down and using it as a tree skirt. That's what Courtney at Hamby Home Decor did.
Instead of using it as a tree skirt, you could also use it as a tree stand. I found this image on Pinterest.
I find by extending the life of seasonal items, you get more for your money.What are some seasonal items you use throughout the year?