This time of the year tends to be busy for most of us. So, you’d be forgiven for letting a few things slip by the wayside. However, decking the halls doesn’t have to be one of them. Nor does it have to be cliché.
When it comes to decorating for Christmas this year, ’tis the season to be stylish and unique. While, red, green, and gold might be the classic palette, we love the idea of bringing a contemporary feel to the celebrations. After all, no one wants the same old stuff you see everywhere.
From simple and cool to colourful, here are some of our favourite, non-cheesy decorating ideas. Best of all, they’re totally Instagrammable.
20 Tinsel-Free Decorating Ideas
Opt for a floral door wreath
Add pine cones to a candle vase—fragrant and pretty
Make a book tree
Experiment with bold colours
Invest in fresh greenery
Dress up bare branches with metallic ornaments
Choose stars over snowmen
Create a memorable mantle display
Get crafty with an alternative Christmas tree
A monochromatic colour palette is simple but effective
Pom poms add personality and colour
A bold Christmas-themed artwork gives an empty wall flair
Pink doesn’t have to be super girly
Extend the decorations beyond your living and dining room
A step-ladder tree is highly distinctive and can be used year-round
A festive drinks trolley acts as a joyful centrepiece