The Rancho Murieta Women’s Club's holiday home tour delighted with four superbly decorated houses on the North and South Friday. After a continental breakfast at the Country Club, the Spirit of Christmas in Rancho Murieta tour visited homes with a real flair for holiday decorating. The curving staircase at the Flores home, above, was one of many features that inspired oohs and ahhs by the holiday crowd. Follow the "Read more" link to learn more about each home and see 47 photos.
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At the former “Street of Dreams” home of Debbie Hagberg and Mike Dominisse on Camino Del Lago, the opulent holiday decor includes a life-size Santa and Mrs. Claus, a tree of jesters, cascades of crystal ornaments, and show-stopping chandeliers. Gallery photos 272-324.
Bob and Carol Prinzo’s holiday celebration, on Chesbro Circle, starts at Thanksgiving, and reflects their home’s elegance and traditional style with Victorian carolers, a North Pole village, Santa and snowmen. Plants and flowers are also incorporated into the holiday decor. Gallery photos 331-349.
Lynette and Virgil Flores Sr.'s home, on Guadalupe Drive, provides a dramatic setting for a Christmas celebration that includes trees decorated with sentimental family ornaments, nutcrackers, and crystals and roses. Gallery photos 361-393.
Art by Alma, elves and a dozen-plus decorated trees make the home of Alma and Joe Vandendries on Abierto Drive an inspiring and entertaining tour de force of holiday creativity. Gallery photos 399-445.