In Rick and Alison Manzardo's  Springfield home, Interior Designer Nathan Taylor (417-616-6488, below) transformed a light, summery sitting room into a wintry haven by adding new furniture and accessories in warm-colored fabrics. Additions included slate-colored velvet, chunky cable-knit sweater pillows and wintry throws on the furnishings. The use of antlers, horns and pinecones helps bring the outdoors in. 



Faux antlers, $129 each at Obelisk Home

Lafayette Hurricane, $25; Etched votives, $25–59 at Obelisk Home

Turned wood floor lamp, $449 at Obelisk Home

Bukhard pillow, $365; cable-knit pillow, $179; both at Obelisk Home




Jacqueline Sommer Pitts (417-818-6882, left), an interior designer with Brashears Furniture, transformed homeowners Michael and Jana Waltersʼ master bedroom into the coziest room in the house. Pitts added seasonal greenery, furry pillows, a throw, lamps and other wintry décor from Brashears Furniture and Bears to Chairs Gallery in Shell Knob. 



Glass globes, $104 per set at Brashears Furniture

Pine cone and hip spray greenery, $3–18 at Brashears Furniture



Fur pillows, starting at $295 at Bears to Chairs Gallery


Mirror trays, $175 for a set of two at Brashears Furniture


Glass lamp, $218 at Brashears Furniture