Falls are winding down and Christmas is on its way. Party or no party, Christmas decorations are a must for your home interiors. But after the hectic day at work and looking after the household stuff, you don’t have any energy left to put some extra effort on your home furnishings? Wondering how to make your home look perfect without adding up to your budget and extra effort? Stop worrying. We provide you six astonishing ideas to decorate your home at Christmas.
Christmas Decorations for the Home
Christmas is round the corner and you surely want to decorate you home. Check out all the cheap Christmas decoration tips down here. Choose all the materials which you can re-use. You can simply pick the decorations you had put up last year and re-do the things in a little innovative way.
While choosing all the items to decorate your home for Christmas, colors play a big time role. Pick the Christmas signature colors red and green for sure. To add the extra touch of the weather inside also you can add a bit of whites, light blue and aqua.
Now it’s time to give the ambience a little party touch. Get some glittery gold and ditzy shimmering silver. It is best to pick up all the colors in a little sparkling finish for all Christmas decoration stuff they give the place a more festive mood.
Ribbons N Bows
Ribbons act like wonders to gear up the mood for any occasion. Choose a variety of colors, width and texture in ribbons. Opt for the ribbons which you can re-use again.
Tie ribbons on chair backs, stairs’ railings, window sills, bread and fruit baskets, doors and cupboard knobs, etc. The door warmers can also be wrapped around with colorful ribbons.
Use the ribbons as utility decorative also. Make breeds with different colored ribbons. Hang them around from somewhere or else, tie some candies in the breeds, wrapped in colorful foils.
Casually hang some from that wall clock in your bedroom, your bed-board. This will enhance your bedroom décor and give you the feel of the festive mood as soon as you wake and make your day cheerful.
Spreads N Throws
You for sure have shiny fabrics for the curtains and spreads. Mix and match them with furry throws and rugs and create the perfect party and cozy atmosphere. Keep the color contrast in mind while spreading the covers and throws all around.
Some dark color shades can be used as your dining table cover and other spreads accessorizing them with some contrasting light color shades.
Add some extra pillows and cushions on your bed and couches. This will make fluffy couches cozier for the cold weather and adding in the shiny materials and Christmas colors will complete the festive mood of home interiors.
Candles and light chains are musts for Christmas lights. Place some thick pillar candles here and there. Lighting up candles is a great idea. Place some candles of different shapes and preferably short height on your coffee table, dining table and window sills.
You can have them as your thanksgiving decoration as well. Both the occasions fall around the same time, so you can use the lamps for both the occasions.
Twinkling Christmas lights are the perfect way to create that mystic ambience of fairy land. Hang some light chains vertically from the terrace. You can also place some on the balcony railing. The string lights don’t consume much energy not taxing your bill much. They give a soothing festive effect to the home decoration ideas.
Scatter around some small Christmas tree and other Christmas decoration items like bells, stars, snowmen, angels, sledge, berries, pinecones, etc. on coffee table, dining table, bookshelves or any other table tops.
Make some Christmas wreaths yourself and place on all doors and windows. You can place a big original bell at the front door.
Put up some previous years’ Christmas interior decoration pictures of your home around the house. This will fill up the walls as well and emphasize on your Christmas decoration even more.
To give the Christmas decoration a more original look you can smear some fake cotton snow flakes on the table tops and make a green way through it, putting a toy sledge and a Santa on it and some snowmen around.
Do not neglect areas like the kitchen and washrooms. Keep the kitchen decorating idea simple. Without cluttering the cooking area you can actually decorate it with some ribbon breeds. Hag some red socks with a Santa badge on it, and there you have a Christmas special kitchen set up. Place some thick pillar or round candles around the wash basin or bath tub.
Place some Santa shaped salt and pepper pots on the dining table. Light up some candles putting off the lights and there you get the perfect winter candle light dinner mood.
Warm It Up
When you step inside you home from the freezing outside temperature the firs thing you will want is to warm up a little. Put up fire at the fire place. Throw an Afghan or a furry spread near the fire place and warm up yourself.
Always keep some sitting arrangement ready near the fire place during the Christmas since it is winter season. Put some candles on the fire place top and decorate it with the Christmas special show pieces other than ribbons. Also avoid any other kind of fabric near the fire place.
To enjoy a safe and merry Christmas make sure that kids are not near lighted candles alone or fire place. Also check the wiring of the string lights before you put them up.
These simple tips of decorating your home will give you a perfect Christmas village without taxing your brain or pocket much.