What can you do to make sure that you are all set for Christmas? Is there anything that can help you check if everything is ready?
Christmas may be the most awaited holiday of the year and everybody can’t wait to celebrate. However, preparing for this special day can be overwhelming sometimes. To help you with that, we created the essential checklist that might cover everything you need. Not only contains your must-have decorative items, the list also provides some beautiful decor inspirations for you to experience a wonderful Christmas. Let’s take a look!
1. A Delightful Christmas Tree
A Christmas tree is the most essential thing about Christmas, that’s why you should make it the focal point of your decorations. There are many options and types of Christmas tree. A natural tree, or artificial—your choice!
A Christmas tree with festive ornaments and light—it gives you a heads up that Christmas is near.
2. Or some more …
You may not have enough with one. So, you can add the mini versions of a Christmas tree to another room or another corner in your home.
The mini tree is perfect for the corner in the lounge area. Use ladder as the tree holder to get a more rustic vibe and make sure that the tree is visible.
You can also place a mini tree near the sink to cozy and freshen up the kitchen.
3. Garlands Everywhere
This also should be on your list. If you need to transform your space instantly, this will do without too much effort. Use natural garland if you want to make your home more fresh and cozy.
Make the garland look more festive by adding colorful ball ornaments and light.
It’s also good on the top of the cabinet, or around the chandelier.
Don’t forget the handrail, it deserves a gorgeous garland too.
4. Beaming Fairy Lights
Light is an essential element that gives you warmer and brighter ambience, especially in winter. Not only that, fairy lights make for a more festive Christmas decoration.
Fairy lights absolutely make the Christmas tree merrier.
Look at the twinkling Christmas canvas. Adding a luminous light into a decoration will make the room feels warmer, especially in winter.
5. Seasonal Ornaments
Christmas is a winter affair. So, you might want to decorate your home with pinecones, snowflake ornaments, snowman, deer, etc. It’s better when you’re not only match the theme, but also the season. Your home would be so wonderful.
Pinecones, red berry, and flocked snow branches make for a beautiful winter plant arrangement. Hang it on your porch to welcome your guest.
Other seasonal ornaments you want to add to your decoration are deer, santa, and pine tree.
6. Beautiful Stockings
Your decoration will not be christmassy enough without hanging stockings. It’s not longer only a child thing. In fact, you can make use of it as a beautiful decoration.
To make the look less boring, hang colorful stockings to decorate a white mantel. If you want, you can hang your knitted stockings.
7. Stunning Centerpiece
You can’t skip the dining area, for you may have guests you invite for dinner. Make them impressed by setting up a stunning centerpiece. Therefore, they may want to spent time a little longer at your home.
The combination of greenery, pincones, and white candles make an adorable centerpiece. Your guests might want to spend time here a little longer.
This decorative feature is what will bring the holiday spirit into your home, even from the front door. Wreath is perfect for any interior, you can hang it on the door, window, cabinet, or above the mantel. You can never go wrong with wreaths.
Simple wreaths with bow accent can transform your kitchen. Who says wreath should always be on the door?
To get it more rustic, add natural branch to hang it.
9. Christmas Themed Fabric
Whether it’s cushion, table runner, or napkin, you want to make your home even more cheerful with with some seasonal fabrics. You don’t have to stick with red or green, there are various option you can chose based on your liking.
Plaid is a favorite fabric for a Christmas decor. The combination of plaid with Christmas themed throw pillows will make a festive living room.
And last, we have mistletoe. It is a Christmas tradition to hang mistletoe and to kiss someone underneath it. However, apart from that, there is no denying that mistletoe makes a beautiful decoration.
To make it more beautiful, you can combine it with sprigs and add ribbon for the accent.
So, there’s the list of what you need for your Christmas decoration. Have you had all of them? If not, you still have time. We hope the list inspires you a lot.