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Old 11-11-2008, 08:19 AM
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I think there's a point at which is becomes gawdy. I always think to myself...don't overdo it!

But then I LOVE seeing nutball houses where it's like Christmas exploded all over their house/lawn.

So, for me...it's yes and no. hah hah.
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I think there's a point at which is becomes gawdy. I always think to myself...don't overdo it!

But then I LOVE seeing nutball houses where it's like Christmas exploded all over their house/lawn.

So, for me...it's yes and no. hah hah.

I know what you mean....but then when you see one that's over the top you just can't help but look and think what the heck? I must admit what would Christmas decorating be without the crazily decorated places!
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I think that some people over do it when they put up too may outside decoration's .

There is tastefully done and then there is tacky.
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Everyone has their own opinions but I do believe that sometimes it looks a little gaudy and I think there is such thing as too much decorations.
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You can definately over decorate for Christmas or anything for that matter.
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It's definitely possible! There is a house near my neighborhood that goes all out and adds more and more every year. While it is nice to see a lot of lights and decor, they just have everything kind of thrown out there and totally unorganized. As long as you put some thought into placement and organize it though, I think anything goes!
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All i can say is NO WAY!
You can NEVER Over Decorate....
Now your decorations may look bad, or uneven, or tacky, but thats not the over part - thats just design...
So can you do a bad design....yes
Over Decorate...no!

If you think you can OVER do it....then ask Santa.....
I am guessing he says no since everything at the North Pole is ALL about Christmas!!!!

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Well my opinion is this. I have learned over the years everyone has an opinion so what is important is this,

Question: Do you like it? And if the answer is yes, then it doesn't matter what anyone else thinks. If you are trying to please others and not yourself, then it does matter what others think.

So do I think I can overdecorate, sure but hey if I like it, then it stays. Do I think some can under decorate, of course but hey if that's what they like then more power to them.
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I try not to do too much outdoors since I only have a small balcony, but as far as the inside goes, does everybody follow a central theme, or is it just but decor wherever you have room?
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I guess it's theoretically possible to over-decorate, but to be honest I love driving by someone's house that has gone WAAAY too far with the decorations. It's so over-the-top, I love it.

It reminds me of the episode of the TV show Roseanne where their family over-decorates their yard as a response to the prudish neighbors who'd passed around a request that everyone keep things tasteful.
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