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3 Ways to Step Up Your Stair Style

We've all marveled at creative staircase styling — painted ombre steps, decoupaged risers, and of course, the ever-popular staircase gallery — but those all require one thing: time! Lots of it. So, in the spirit of offering quick and easy solutions, we've rounded up three that can even be done on a weeknight. We know — crazy, right?

Book It

What literary lover wouldn't relish at this sight? To pull off the look, pull a selection of hardcover tomes in a coordinating color palette, and get to stacking!

Photo by Russell Goeken via Lonny.com

Let There Be Light

Nothing beats the soft glow of candlelight, except when you pair it with Moroccan lanterns! Forget about having to remember to blow them out, and replace real candles with battery-operated votives.

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Feeling Fruity

Sure, pineapples happen to be a trending motif, but they also represent hospitality. We love the idea of welcoming holiday guests with these lining the stairs!

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