All the rooms of our house can be nurtured with a Christmas deco to achieve, thus, a space full of charm, joy and Christmas spirit. The arrival of Christmas means changes in our house. We usually apply a pleasant, dynamic and temporary decoration, in such a way that, while the holidays last, we will have a comfortable and beautiful space where color, light and joy reign. But, to achieve it successfully, we teach you how to create a Christmas atmosphere in every corner of your home.
Surely, you have stopped to check Instagram, you stop at all the shop windows, visit markets … Stop looking because the inspiration you need is here! With these tips , you can finally dress up your whole house for Christmas. The simple fact of completing each corner and applying a dreamy Christmas decoration is the appropriate way to achieve a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere for the holidays.
1- RESOURCES FOR A CHRISTMAS DECORATION
First of all, we must pay attention to the spaces where we are going to have a decoration that helps us create a pleasant atmosphere full of illusion. Some elements, such as the Christmas tree , the Nativity scene or the garlands cannot be missing; However, we have the option of decorating in an original way with ornaments and ornaments according to the Christmas theme.
The entrance is the letter of introduction of our house. Therefore, it is important to use certain resources of a Christmas decoration: a doormat with a star, a green basket, pine cones, mistletoe, etc. The objective is that, from the beginning, we feel that feeling of being in the festive season.
In the case of the tree, we can use a real fir tree and decorate it with pieces of felt and other winter-themed elements. As for the railing of the stairs, nothing better than a garland of berries and lights that provide light, color and a lot of life, in the same way as a Christmas and Advent wreath.
2- A FESTIVE AND JOYFUL ATMOSPHERE
Each corner that we decorate with Christmas resources will help us create that festive atmosphere that we long for. The arrival of Christmas is not only limited to family gatherings or celebrations such as Christmas Eve or New Year’s Eve, it is also to decorate and take care of the details so that we turn this time into a period of illusion and hope.
Any room in the house can have Christmas decorations: a wreath in the kitchen, lights in the study, a small nativity scene in the dresser in our room … It’s all a matter of letting yourself go and creating a sophisticated, elegant and cheerful design, even if we do Christmas crafts. In this way, we can complete the corners of the rooms and not lose the Christmas spirit.
In short, if you want to know which elements are the most appropriate to decorate your home with a Christmas decoration, we recommend that you take a look at all the examples that we show you below and enjoy a merry Christmas.
3- START AT THE BEGINNING
Hallway decorated for Christmas
In the lobby, in addition to the umbrella stand, the coat rack and a bench that allows you to leave your coats when you come from the street, place a festive doormat and Christmas decorations: a wreath, a garland on the ceiling or a green basket with branches, pinecones and mistletoe. They will welcome you and your guests.
4- BERRY GARLANDS
Going up and down the stairs will be a pleasure if you decorate it in a colorful way . Place garlands made of berries and green branches on the handrail , without forgetting the led lights. On the steps you can place poinsettias or candle holders. And on the landing, fiber baskets with dummy packages. The best way to create your own Christmas.
Decorative garland; on the console, a crown of leaves and berries and, on the floor, baskets. They are sold in El Corte Inglés.
5- IT HAS A GREAT STYLE…
Metal christmas ornaments
We say it when we see a dazzling celebrity dressed with apparent simplicity. Well, the same thing happens in your Christmas deco . Do you know what a simple pine branch gives of itself? You can use it as a mini tree in a vase, create a horizontal centerpiece that hangs over the dining table, or complete it with Christmas figures. Ornaments: metal and felt.
6- THE TREE, BETTER IF IT IS NATURAL
Natural christmas tree
Decided! This year you have proposed to get a real fir tree and thus contribute to environmental sustainability. It does not pollute in its manufacture and disposal, something that does happen with plastic ones, and it reduces the greenhouse effect by consuming CO2. After the holidays, take it to a clean point. In other words, a green Christmas.
7- THE BEST VIEWS
Decorating the windowsill is always decorative. In it you can place the nativity scene, poinsettias, trays with pinecones and red berries, or Christmas glass bells.
And to make them look good from the street, hang stars and crowns from the ceiling, like the ones in the image. Roll up garlands of LEDs or green plants for a more eco-friendly effect.
8- THERE IS NO ROOM FOR A FIR TREE IN MY HOUSE
Illuminated wall christmas tree
There are several proposals to decorate the walls at Christmas. An example is the flat shape of a wooden or wire fir tree, like this one. Decorate it with stars, balls and mini crowns, and with a led garland with batteries. You won’t need a plug! Luminous tree and ornaments, by Laura Ashley.
9- A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING
Christmas decoration on the window
Every time you see the new Christmas trends, you fall in love. Here, the radiator cover has become the perfect display for an interesting mix : a Catholic angel, an Anglican fir and Nordic garlands. The trick is that they have a connecting link, like the color white.
10- ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT RED?
If you are a fan of traditions and you cannot imagine a Christmas without the magical presence of this color, add details in this range and accompany them with small touches of green and gray. For example, some mini snowy fir trees or gifts wrapped in foil. Wooden Santa Claus figurine, fabric garland and little tree with tin stand. Everything is from the Bloomingville firm.
11- TO SHEPHERDS NATIVITY SCENE
Putting it on is one of the kids’ favorite moments. Choose a model made with sustainable materials . These wooden figures, which look like domino pieces, stand alone. And since they are painted with the silhouettes of each character, they are very easy for a child to recognize. Give the manger a preferential place and set the scene with drawings of palm trees or fir trees. You will find the Bethlehem nativity scene in Casa stores.
12- CHRISTMAS SIGNS
Christmas Eve at your parents’ house, Christmas at yours, New Year’s Eve with friends and New Year’s at your mother-in-law. But, always, around a table and with the doubt of not knowing where each one is going. Prepare markers and add a center made with natural fruits and nuts, such as grapes, pomegranates, pineapples, chestnuts, walnuts … You can also decorate the back of the chairs with ideas that do not disturb the diners when they sit down: a blackboard hanging with a message or signs like this.
13- WRAPPING GIFTS
Take advantage when the little ones leave home or go to bed. Clear the table and turn it into the center of operations. It will make it easier for you to have papers, cellophane, labels, string, decorations on hand.
14- YES, THE PARTIES END IN THE KITCHEN
KITCHEN DECORATED FOR CHRISTMAS
It is not known why, perhaps because of the “come with me while I prepare…” at the beginning, or the “I’ll help you” at the end, but the kitchen is an important meeting point in the house these days. Just for the time you will spend in it with the illusion of showing off with the menu, it deserves a special decoration, like the one in the image, in red and green. A change in textiles, Christmas mugs, a mini tree on a shelf or a wreath on the door and / or window will be enough to brighten her up.