In my yard: Cottinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ . considered a tree but I grow it as a shrub, whacking it back to the ground each spring to keep the height lower and make it bush out. easily grows tall in a season. glows purple with the sun behind it.
Candles in glass boxes - perfect combination of cozy and contemporary. Using flameless/electric candles for this would be a good idea to not have to worry about melting wax oozing into the bottom of the glass box and onto the other decorative objects
Above Kitchen Sink ~ on Window Sill.A stainless steel trough by Gus Modern. Use as an industrial planter or candle holder. The trough is welded and polished with a brushed finish, is watertight, and can be used indoors or out.