You know what makes the best time of year even better? Decking out your house with Christmas decorations that set the mood. To get every inch of your home into the holiday spirit, take a cue from these creative and festive decorating ideas for spaces big and small. Whether you prefer traditional decor or something a bit more out there, we guarantee you’ll find something you want to recreate on this list—there are 105 Christmas decorating ideas, after all. And when you’re ready to trim your tree, we’ve got you covered with ideas, too.
A simple harvest garland adorned with plaid ribbons gets this contemporary living room in the home of CB2 president Ryan Turf ready for a stylish holiday season.
Drape a plaid blanket over a white table to add color and creativity with basically zero work involved.
Watching your favorite holiday movies will be way more enjoyable with a cozy throw pillow in the mix. Top a red pillow with white ribbon and a bit of greenery to enliven any basic chair or sofa.
Baby’s first Christmas? Deck out their room without breaking away from the current color palette with a metallic Christmas garland.
Bring in different textures and colors by adding greens, plaid, and knits all in one Christmas-ready space. And if you use real evergreen, it’ll smell equally as festive.
Wrap books with leftover wrapping paper for pretty spines, or swap in wintry prints and festive figurines.
Candles give a Christmas old-fashioned charm—but to avoid a serious fire hazard, use candle lights instead of the real deal. You can also use wax melts from Devon Wick to add fragrance in the room.
Your party guests may never see these decorations, but you will (and that’s what counts, right?). Add shades of blue and green to warm up your favorite space.