40 Christmas Decorating Ideas That Will Bring Joy To Your Home

40 Christmas Decorating Ideas That Will Bring Joy To Your Home Christmas is right around the corner and with it come trees and ribbons and ornaments and lights and oh goodness what are you supposed to do with it all don’t let stress over Christmas decorating make you lose the Christmas spirit here are 40 Christmas decorating ideas that will bring joy to your home this holiday season before we begin please check the description area first there are listed links to the original projects and tutorial that exists in this article 40 Christmas decorating ideas that will bring joy to your home 1 incorporate lanterns into your design you can use put candles inside or as shown below fill them with ornaments and lights for extra holiday spirit to embrace different color schemes holiday decorating isn’t restricted to just red and green try out different color schemes that are still festive but refreshingly unique 3 make a banner for your fireplace you can use paper or fabric but making a simple banner to hang over your mantel adds a special homemade touch for add natural elements to your design incorporating pinecones and other rustic elements into a holiday decor make for a homey wholesome feeling5 get crafty with the kids the holidays are about family and what better way to emphasize that than having your little ones help out with decorating this reindeer craft is an adorable example 6make an ornament wall talk about a conversation piece and all you need is ribbon ornaments and a staple gun it’s a bit time-consuming but the result is a contemporary holiday seven you sold Christmas cards not sure what to do with all of those old Christmas cards make yourself an adorable holiday collage eight use pictures instead of nametags on your presence this is a small personal addition that will make your presence a design element and touch your loved ones this holiday season nine fill your apothecary jars with Christmas goodies a simple and affordable way to put a holiday spin on items that are already sitting around your home 10 put your stockings in different places for Christmas dinner you can put your family members stockings on their respective chairs or consider putting them on your entryway staircase the options are endless 11 try an alternative Christmas tree if you are in a smaller space allergic to pine or just want to try something different consider a modern take like this driftwood option on your holiday tree 12 40 Christmas Decorating Ideas That Will Bring Joy To Your Home Alexa, Open Manulife Benefits. 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This skill will acc… add subtle holiday elements that match your rooms pre-existing color scheme for a more understated but still festive design use colors already found in your space 13 make ornaments from your favorite holiday book or sheet music use paper mache and a little bit of glitter to create a truly unique ornament for your tree 14 use mason jars for a rustic holiday themed mason jars are an adorable and cheap addition to your design you can fill the bottom with epsom salt to look like snow like in this example fifteen make your fridge a snowman super easy and super cute this little addition will make both kids and adults smile sixteen youths Christmas music as design inspiration what are the holidays without some Christmas carols if you are a musically inclined family use your instruments to create a beautiful metallic mantel display 17 turn your stockings into silverware holders you can either knit some up on your own or purchase pre-made mini ones either way you have a creative addition to your Christmas table 18 fill your wreath with pinecones green wreaths aren’t the only way to go shake things up in a good way by adding more natural elements like pinecones and berries into your wreath19 put your candy canes to use the candy cane has become an instantly recognizable symbol of Christmastime hang them above your windows for a quirky sweet holiday design 20 use extra ornaments for a modern take on wreaths you can use whatever color or size of ornaments match your design 21 make your own Advent wreath while there is nothing wrong with the traditional design incorporating your personal design to the wreath can make it extra special this one made from pottery candle holders is lovely 22 find inspiration from your location whether you are from the outback of Australia or the beaches of Florida use your surroundings in your design for example this beautiful tree was inspired by the coast23 scatter presents around your home a super easy and cost friendly option to spread a little Christmas cheer you can use leftover boxes from your Christmas shopping 24 decorate white ornaments as snowmen and use as a cute centerpiece another easy craft that your kids will also enjoy 25 birch wood is a beautiful design element touches of birch wood like in this example bring a woodsy cabin-like feel to your Christmas decorations don’t you just want to curl up around the fireplace 26 pear vibrant wreaths with graphic pieces for a contemporary mental limit your color scheme to two or three colors and choose elements with clean lines to create a truly unique holiday display27 make a hot cocoa bar there’s nothing like a delicious warm cup of hot chocolate around Christmastime find inspiration from this absolutely beautiful setup 28 if you have shutters fill the slits with Garland use the architectural elements of your home to your decorating advantage 29 create a life-size interactive Christmas calendar as much as I like those pop out chocolate cardboard calendars there’s something fun about this display fill each bag with a special Christmas treat your kids will love it 30 use your holiday cards to make a Christmas tree another easy way to display this year’s Christmas cards all you have to do is tape them to the wall 31 turn pinecones into mini trees stick a star on top and place a pine cone into candle holders to create a lovely table centerpiece 32 decorate your piano drape some Garland’s over the top of your piano or set up a Christmas village display and you have a Christmas carol ready instrument 33 hang ornaments from your windows with matching ribbons a simple way to add a bit of holiday whimsy to your window treatments 34 add holiday inspired pillows to your home seating areas whip up a few slipcovers to throw on pillows for your couches chairs etc you can even add some to your mudroom like in the adorable example below 35 don’t forget to decorate the inside of your front door many people put garland around the outside but why not add a bit of zest to the inside as well now you can remind people of the holiday spirit as they come and go thirty-six surprise your guests with a decorated headboard put your visitors in the Christmas mood by adding a bit of garland or Christmas lights to the headboard you can even throw on a personalized stocking to make them feel right at home37 bring Christmas to the kitchen I don’t know about your family but mine spends a lot of time in the kitchen during the holidays buy a small Christmas tree for your kitchen island or hang wreaths from your cabinets 38 there is such a thing as elegant cut out snowflakes cutting out snowflakes is no longer just for kids dangling a few large snowflakes above your table can be a chic and beautiful option 39 use your leftover wrapping paper to create a wreath follow the instructions at the source to create a truly unique in striking holiday peace 40-foot presents in your own used fireplace even if you won’t be roasting chestnuts over an open fire it doesn’t mean the space has to be neglected place some wrapped boxes or suitcases like in the picture for a wonderfully festive display