It all depends on the type of tree – contemporary or traditional, they say. Sometimes. Glass balls can always add the desired designer touch no matter what style you have chosen for your Christmas tree. Well, there are some rules when picking the balls depending on the theme. For example, solid red, white and gold ornaments are suitable for traditional types, while ornaments that have some kind of graphics are used for a modern look. An interesting colorful combination is lime green and fuchsia or violet and bronze.
They are very popular nowadays since they add a personal touch in the Christmas decoration. And our example from the image above is stunning. These are old paperback books and sheet music Christmas ornaments. The rustic look is strengthened by a vintage ribbon.
You can find a lot of interesting and suitable for your decoration items in the local craft store. Flowers are a perfect example of how you can make a memorable Christmas decoration. Roses, hyndrangeas and magnolias are well know to create an outstanding feminine touch in every style of interior design. All you need is to scatter them all around the branches of the tree and enjoy their glamour after that.
Nature-inspired Christmas tree is another way to enjoy the holidays. What do you think of this amazing mixture of pinecones, birds and leaves that look just at their right place on the Christmas tree? Aren’t they amazing? Our advice is to add some – let’s say, three of four metallic elements for an interesting look, and your holiday tree will shine in its brilliance at your home.
Sounds of the Season
Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way!!! Now, place the jingle bells on the tree. In case you love classic styles, make sure that you have enough winterberries and silver ornaments.
Bring Out the Color
Some people prefer to stay in the neutral colorful palette when it is up to decorating their living spaces. Well, Christmas is a perfect chance for them to add a little colorful accent in their neutral lives. In order to get a cozy colorful touch, you can find blue, red and green ornaments and mix them wisely with another set of gold and silver metallic items.
Look at this image above. Can you see the sweet fluffy owls that are hidden between the branches of the beautiful Christmas tree? Having some kind of sweet little animal that will define the animal theme of the decorations is a breakthrough trend these days. To finish the splendid look, add winter berries, solid colorful elements in red and green and maybe some flowers.
Do you remember what colors the America’s flag is? White, red and blue! Have them at your Christmas tree!
Match Your Decor
A very important thing to do if you want a coherent interior is to match your Christmas tree decoration style with the rest of the home. It doesn’t really matter what interior design style you prefer – traditional, classic, rustic, eclectic, mid-century modern, contemporary, minimalist. The only thing that matters is to keep the theme of the decorations close to your home’s style. Thus, you will create a logical consequence of styles when you or your guest pass through all the living spaces inside the place.
Make an Individual Statement
Be creative and exhibit your passion. For example, if your hobby is gardening, you can find some mini cans, flowers and small decorative birds to decorate the tree. As a topper, you can use a straw gardening hat. And…ta-daaa. You have a personal themed tree!
Are you a huge movie fan? In case you love Holywood’s productions go and find an Oscar and put it between the branches. We must admit that the idea is really creative, when it is up to finding a different, interesting look for our homes.
Red ornaments are classic. If you prefer such kind of theme for your interior, you will need a lot of them. Of course, a look outside the box is always a plus. Let’s have a look at this idea of eclectic mix of traditional red ornaments and some other modern items.
Classic Meets Mod
Another splendid combination of classic red and gold ribbons matched with elegant flowers takes our attention when we look at the living room decor. The mixture functions as a counterpoint to the contemporary large lights.
The sun, the moon, the stars in shades of gold. Gorgeous idea for all the stargazer or simple daydreamers.
Bring Holiday Cheer to Your Outdoor Space
Mobiles trees are perfect for outdoor use. They are flexible and easy to fit. To have a mobile Christmas tree, you need a juniper and cypress tree. What you have to know is that such kind of trees must have taller, squatter vessels, because of their shape. Of course, creative ideas can always be handy when improvising. For example, in the image above you will find that the cypress tree is placed in an old wine crate. Actually, the idea is not that bad…
Weatherproof Tree Decor
If you need a tree decorated and placed outside your home, you will definitely need ornaments and garlands made from organic materials. Such kind are glass and metal Christmas decor items as well as garlands made from burlap.
Create the Ultimate Holiday Entryway
Having a mobile Christmas tree hides a lot of advantages. For example, you can have the tree either in the garden or in the entryway. But here, you need our professional advice. If you plan to move the tree around the either house, you should keep the decor simple. This is because each room or area has a personal look and the tree should fit in it. Neutral colorful palettes are the most suitable for such kind of mobile tree since they are able to blend naturally with almost all kind of interiors.
Choose Your Theme and Palette
The next example of Christmas tree matches well black, white and red metallic ornaments. This is a great example how one can decorate his tree in neutral colors while still use a colorful accent on it – the reds. Our advice is for those, who will definitely want to put some colors in their mobile trees. Keep the accents in traditional colors – red is a perfect one!
Place Settings As Decor
And extra layer of interesting ornaments can always be added to an existing decoration of a Christmas tree. Forks, spoons and knives are an interesting decision, yet really creative and impressive. Another advantage of using kitchen items is their ability to unite existing finishes in gold and silver colors.
What a lovely way to recreate your passion for cooking! If staying in the kitchens is your hobby, cookie-cutter ornaments are just your type of decorations. You can buy them or make them by yourself out of paper or fabrics. Hand-crafting cookies is easy. You will need some paper or fabrics, tape, ribbons, twine and string. That’s all.