Of course we're all holly jolly right about now, but when our pining for pine has faded we love a simple piece of greenery to give a little dose of freshness to stale and stuffy spaces in the winter. Lonny Senior Associate Editor Sean Santiago put this rule to good use in his moody bedroom makeover
. A simple fernlike sprig, often brushed off as flower filler, becomes a pretty windowsill moment when featured on its own in a vintage glass vessel. Even better, a grouping of nearly-unkillable succulents will last you all winter and beyond. Plus, their sturdy forms are a friendly reminder that warm weather—deserts even!—still exist somewhere.
For more house plant inspiration, see every single fiddle leaf fig tree
published in Lonny, ever.