Lovely! But if the rustic box isn't your style? A wicker basket. A silver tray with lower sides. A glass bowl with moss up the sides to obscure the "mechanics" of the arrangement. A decorative ceramic serving dish (I have an Italian one I could use!). I love the subdued green and white look.
rustic country charm / candles
rock cat for the garden
Large Rustic Log Heart Wedding Home Decoration by bynicki on Etsy, $13.50
Vánoční svícen Velikost 25 cm.
square wreath - bare twigs with berries, pinecones, a bird - good for Christmas or winter decoration