2018 Christmas Decorating Ideas
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas is here again, and it’s time to start decorating. Whether you’re decking the halls inside your home or planning on a big outdoor display, Christmas decorations really bring the season to life.
While decorating is fun and makes you feel festive, sometimes it’s hard to come up with ideas on how to change it up year after year. You also want to keep up to date with the latest trends in decorating and want your home looking its best for the Christmas season.
Your decorating style likely reflects the interior design style of your home, whether chic and modern or vintage and cozy. If you’re looking for a little inspiration this Christmas and wanting to wow your holiday company, you’ll love these festive tips and ideas.
If you need some advice or assistance with your venture, Omorfia Designs can help!
Less Can Be More
If you are looking for a way to decorate that shows your minimalist style, there are a lot of simple but chic ideas. Consider a single branch stocking display. Easy to DIY and stylish, this display can also take the place of a mantle if you don’t have one.
These beautiful half-wreaths are pretty and unique and will add a festive touch without being over-the-top.
Garland is always a beautiful way to add Christmas cheer, but how about doing something different than the traditional pine garland, and instead using pine cones?
Your Christmas decorating 2018 will be a stylish and on-trend year with these simple, yet lovely ideas.
Rustic and Charming
If you love the rustic and vintage look, you’ll love decorating for Christmas with that same style. With so many options and ideas available, you’ll have your home looking like Santa’s workshop in no time.
Is your home already filled with great rustic decor? If so, you can easily use that same decor but with a festive flare. Use your vintage milk cans to hold pine boughs or holly, and add a burlap bow for some extra charm,
Wooden planter boxes make adorable Christmas centerpieces. Simply add pine cones, holly, candles, or whatever other beautiful decor you can think of for a unique DIY centerpiece. Don’t have a wooden planter box already? You can make one out of pallet wood!
Whether your decorating style leans toward country home or vintage inspired, these rustic decorating ideas will add warmth and charm to your home this winter.
If your decorating style is modern and current, you’ll love this extravagant and beautiful mantle-piece. Using lots of candles and greenery, your fireplace will look extra festive this year.
You’ll fall in love with these modern Christmas tree ornaments. They’ll easily compliment the rest of your decor around the house and give a modern feel to your home. You don’t just have to hang them on the tree, either, you can add them to a glass bowl for display, or use them in a centerpiece.
The latest and most up-to-date Christmas decor will have your holiday guests wondering how they can also capture your modern style.
Themed Christmas Trees
Have you always wanted a themed Christmas tree? The possibilities are truly endless and you can select the theme that best fits your style or your family’s favorite hobby. From patriotic, to buffalo plaid, you can get creative.
The whole family can come together to generate ideas and contribute to the decor. You’ll have a blast designing and decorating your unique tree.
Don’t Forget the Outside!
While a huge light display rivaling the Griswolds might be right up your alley, if you’re looking for something different or in addition to your Christmas lights, there are lots of fun and festive ideas to make the outside of your home as merry and bright as the inside.
Use planters to create a Christmas display by using them to house sprigs of pine or fir, pine cones, and even shiny ornaments for some color. Your porch will look inviting and merry with this great idea.
Large ball ornaments are great for hanging off of tree branches, fences, or even porch railings. You can pick them up anywhere that sells Christmas decorations.
The possibilities are endless when it comes to dressing up your porch, fence, or front door. With your Christmas style spilling out from the inside of your house to the outside, you’ll create a winter wonderland for all to enjoy.
Favorite Christmas Decorations 2018
Now that you have some great stylistic ideas for decorating your home, perhaps updating your collection of decor with some new decorations this year will help get you in the Christmas spirit and ready to decorate.
An Advent calendar is a Christmas decor staple, and you will love this wooden stand advent calendar available at Target. Classic and simple, it will fit in with whatever design style you go with.
If it’s time to update the family stockings, or you just want to add some traditional decor to your home, these cable knit stockings will look darling over your mantle.
Candle holders and lanterns add a cozy feel and a classic look to your holiday decor. These white wooden Christmas lanterns from Pier One will brighten any room and will easily fit in with any theme of decor.
Finding new pieces to update your Christmas decorations is always a fun process, and always helps to get you into the Christmas mood. Enjoy looking for decor that suits your style and the season.
Let the Professionals Help
If you are in a creative funk this Christmas or running low on time, don’t hesitate to let the professionals at Omorfia Designs assist with your holiday home. They will make your home inviting, stylish and festive with their experienced designers and fantastic ideas.
Christmas is nearly here, Omorfia Design’s team can help you get your home ready for the season. Reach out to them today for assistance with your holiday decor.