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Christmas Decorating Tips for an Extra Stylish Home this Holiday

Posted by Raiana Schwenker on November 24, 2017 1:27:14 PM EST


With only a couple weeks left of November, many have begun to decorate for the holidays. This time of the year tends to be filled with decorations, parties, and cheer! From Christmas shopping to baking, it’s never a dull moment. Here are a few decorating tips for an extra stylish home this holiday! 

The Dinner Table

If you’re looking to ‘Wow’ your guests this holiday season, start with decorating your dinner table. This is one of the easiest ways to add a dramatic holiday twist to your home. Dress your table in lush garland, silver accents, and wood chargers. This will add a unique twist to your typical holiday decorating. If you plan on hosting any dinner parties throughout the holiday season, use white plates, gold cutlery and finish each set off with a cinnamon stick with a personalized note.

White, Your New Colour Base

White has become the new green this year. Decorating your home with a white tree, white tree skirt, and fake snow, will help to create a winter wonderland theme. White has been a complementary colour for many years, so embrace it this holiday and create the winterwonderland you've always dreamed of!

Decorate Each Nook & Cranny

We tend to reserve our best decorations for the rooms we use most often. Often forgetting about rooms like the laundry room or mud room. Be sure to decorate each room and the let the holiday season fill your entire home. Simple decorations such as evergreen clipping, pine cones or cozy flannel with add a pop of Christmas spirit throughout your home.

Decorate with Presents

Are you the type of person who takes your time making sure each gift is perfectly wrapped? If so, why not show them off?  Try lining your stairs with presents this year. Bes sure to choose wrapping paper that matches your homes aesthetic. This will add an extra touch of holiday cheer in your home this year.

Vintage is the New Modern

Have you been passed down traditional family Christmas decorations over the years? Well, you’re in luck because vintage is the new modern! You can use things like vintage sleds and burlap sacks to decorate your home. This will add a personalized touch throughout your home this year. 

Decorating for the holidays is a tradition for many families. If you haven't begun decorating for the holidays, keep these simple tips in mind. You’ll be sure to ‘Wow’ your guests during your next holiday party!  

Topics: Design

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