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1. What are some key elements to creating a wintertime feel in hotels?

Michael Suomi, principal and VP of design, Stonehill Taylor: “When approaching decor, start with the basics before diving into the shopping. Set a concept appropriate to your location and guest psychographic and determine the two or three key focal elements. Use real balsam branches to highlight a focal point, such as a fireplace or bookcase. Concealed water tubes or water picks and can be refilled and extend the lifespan of real branches.”