It's been nearly 3 weeks since our Potter Christmas party, so I figured I should finally show you guys the GOOD pictures. Plus last time I missed all kinds of fun details I want you to see!
This will be a recap, so please forgive any repeats. I want to get all the party stuff in one place, and I'll be linking to relevant tutorials along the way. So if you see something you want more details on, just click the link!
Let's start in the front room again:
With bonus Lily. If you've never seen our Potter tree before (in it's own cauldron base, aw yeah) you can see lots more detail shots here. I'm hoping to change it up next year, though; after 3 years, I'm ready for something new! (Though it'll still be Potter-themed, of course.)
The view from the front door:
I really like this big open space first thing. Makes our little house seem huge! (Or, well, bigger.)
That's my refinished Wizard Chess set on the ottoman. John built the tray from scratch, so it fits exactly.
To the left, on our bedroom door, hangs this festive warning:
This was necessary thanks to my Scavenger Hunt, which included all the other rooms of the house.
Past the bedroom door, to the buffet:
I added wands, chocolate frogs, owls, and that fun color-changing potion bottle to our regular yearly decorations.
And back over by the red couches:
... a tiny Monster Book of Monsters and a witchy rat (clearly a friendly animagus) under glass: