10 Of the best Christmas decor items for your home
Updated: May 31, 2022
Let’s face it, it just doesn’t feel like Christmas until you have started decorating your home. And what better way to style our homes than with a bit of winter decor! I’m talking garlands, wreaths, baubles, lights - all those finishing touches that make all the difference. After last years epic washout - it's no wonder people are throwing themselves into the festivities and looking to adorn their homes with cheer and joy. Its time to turn your home into a winter wonderland and elevate your yuletide mood because Christmas 2021 - we’re coming for ya!
When it comes to choosing decorations it’s important that they stand the test of time. A one hit wonder just ain't gonna do. You want to be able to use them year after year no matter the trends. Take stock of your current decs beforehand - no-one needs multiple versions of the same decorative reindeers just because you forgot to look in your loft!
With so much choice available online, consider your space, style and budget before diving in. It doesn’t have to be expensive to bring you joy. Some of my favourite decorations have even been DIY, if you’re willing to get creative - its amazing what you can come up with.
So whether you just moved into a new home or simply want to rejuvenate your current decor and invest in a few new pieces, i’ve curated a list of some the best Christmas decorations out there to add that festive glow and really get you in the holiday spirit.
(And FYI - none of these are affiliate links. I genuinely just love these brands and items!)
1. Oliver Bonas Fabric Christmas Tree Decorations £7.50 each.
These cute handmade fabric tree decorations are fun, festive and fab-u-lous! With a number of different designs there’s sure to be something for all members of the family.
2. Garden Trading Maddox Star - £10
Crafted from cotton paper in a variety of colours, hang these above tables, in windows or accessorised on shelving for a subtle decorative touch.
3. West Elm Ceramic Tealight Houses - from £25
Add some warmth and festive cheer to your windowsills or mantels with a gorgeous little earthenware holiday village.
4. Hudson Home Wooden Bead Garland - £8
Not strictly Christmassy and would look good draped over books or in bowls at any time of year - these grey wooden beads with a natural jute tassel are the perfect decor item to add interest to your space.
5. CharlesTed Hanging Vintage Skis - £7.95
Add a bit of rustic charm to your tree this Christmas with a pair of traditional style wooden skis.
6. Layered Lounge White Ceramic Trees - from £10
You can’t go wrong with this collection of ceramic trees to perfect your winter tablescape. Ground them together and add some fresh holly or pine leaves to finish the look.
7. Design Vintage Brass Wire Wreath - from £13
Arrange seasonal foliage, berries and ribbons on this elegant matt antique brass finished wire wreath. Perfect for use year after year with endless opportunities to change up your style.
8. StudioGem via Etsy - Boucle Christmas Stocking - £27
Hang these from your mantel for the ultimate in stylish stockings. Made to order and perfect for adding a little touch of fashionable festive cheer.
9. Somnus and Seb via Etsy. Natural Felt Acorns £16
This cute set of felted hanging acorns is perfect for adding a touch of woodland magic to your Christmas decor. Hang them on your tree or from a faux willow branch for a little extra celebration.
10. Eco Friendly, reusable Christmas Crackers. Alternative Cracker Co via Etsy. £12.50
I am obsessed with these. Kind to the environment, reusable, supports a small business and no more plastic crap charms or fish that read your fortune. Winner.
And there you have it, my little round up of some of the best, most stylish and reusable Christmas decor out there this year. So go and get The Pogues on, pour yourself a glass of red and get styling your beautiful homes!
With so much choice available online, consider your space, style and budget before diving in. It doesn’t have to be expensive to bring you joy. Some of my favourite decorations have even been DIY. If you’re willing to get creative - its amazing what you can come up with. After last years epic washout, it's no wonder people are throwing themselves into the festivities and looking to adorn their homes with cheer and joy. Its time to turn your home into a winter wonderland and elevate your yuletide mood because Christmas 2021 - we’re coming for ya!