The temperature has dropped, mittens and gloves are out and the excitement and joy of the season is already in the air. Yes, it’s time for Christmas! Christmas is one of those holidays when people unleash their creativity and express themselves by making all kinds of wonderful and unique decorations. While trimming and decorating the tree and hanging up stockings count as decoration staple, there are scores of other decoration ideas, which you can use to beautify your house. Every year, we see a particular trend pertaining to Christmas decoration and this year is no different. So transform the aesthetics of your home by taking inspiration from the Christmas décor trends of 2017.
Christmas Decor Trends 2017
Here’s a simple, yet stunning way to make use of your ornaments this Christmas. Hang a branch from the ceiling, or above the dining table and decorate it with ornaments in modern shades. Bottle green, white and black would be your best bet this season.
Move over red, green and white color scheme. What’s gonna be a major hit this year is pastel color scheme. The potted Christmas tree here is decorated in fun, but not so festive colors like pink, fuchsia, blue, green and white. The gold stars are adding glamor to the décor.
Neutral Christmas Tree:
If you truly want a modern and chic Christmas decoration, we’d suggest you go for a slim or sparse Christmas tree decoration with neutral colored ornaments. And by neutral we mean ornaments that match the décor of your house.
Add a warm, soft and rustic accent to your Christmas decoration with this plaid stocking. The green and black color combination is giving it a countryside touch, with the black X and white cuff are adding a modern touch to it. It’s sure to bring holiday cheer to your house, whether you hang it from the mantel or from the door knob.
Christmas Tree In Galvanized Tree Collar:
If you’re wondering how to cover the unsightly bottom of your Christmas tree, we can give you an excellent idea. Instead of covering the base with a tree skirt, hide it with a metal ring or tree collar. The one featured in the picture has a subtle gold trim, which is giving it an extra glamorous look.
Black Lantern On The Entrance:
This small, but thoroughly modern farmhouse-shaped lantern will fit pillar candles of any color of your choice. It will look excellent placed on top of a farmhouse style side table or the entrance, as seen in the picture. It will make your house warm and inviting.
House Log Holder:
Instead of throwing in your firewood in a box or dustbin, place them in this stylish, home shaped log holder. It will keep your fireplace neat, cozy and organized. Alternatively, you can even use it as your outdoor decoration. It will look great.
This is indeed one of our favorite Christmas décor trends of 2017. We totally love the idea of decorating a flocked Christmas tree with white frangipani flowers. You can add a couple of white ornaments too. It will give a magical look to the tree.
Wood Slices As Plate Chargers:
Bring the beauty of outdoors home with these wooden plate chargers. In fact, the entire setting can be emulated for an outdoor table decoration. The natural shades will complement the glow of fresh snow tremendously well.
Knit Blanket Tree Skirt:
If you’ve not been living under a rock, you must be aware of the chunky knit blankets, which took the social media by storm this tree. Taking inspiration from it, snug knit blanket tree skirt has come into the forefront and we’re totally loving it. Just pick the colors, which suit your room’s color scheme.
Blue Christmas Tree:
If you truly love Christmas, you wouldn’t shy away from opting for an exaggerated and unique looking Christmas tree, which would reflect your love for this festival. The trend featured here breaks the norm, but in a friendly way by going for a turquoise blue Christmas tree decked with giant snowflakes.
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Use Warm Accents:
If you have white interiors, dark, rich accents will complement your décor truly well. In this picture, we see a white house decorated with gingerbread house and a branch chandelier beautified with cinnamon cookie ornaments.
Colorful Modern Decoration:
Another trend that’s taking the world by storm is colorful modern Christmas decoration, as seen in the picture. A rainbow decoration will look great when you have a stark black mantelpiece. It will make the colors pop.
White With Hints Of Green:
This Christmas decoration idea is dreamy, elegant, classy and will work in just about any home. We won’t call it a white Christmas decoration, yet it captures magic and wonder of winter beautifully.
Clay Animal Ornament:
Have you seriously seen any Christmas tree as cute as this one? It’s like taking the white elephant exchange literally and it’s a wonderful idea in our opinion. The matte finish, especially is making this ornament look trendy and gorgeous.
Go For Gold:
If you want your Christmas decoration to have the approval of your parents, while being classy and trendy at the same time, look no further than this gold Christmas decoration idea.
Capture the magic of mountain in your own house by emulating the idea featured in the picture above. It’s so gorgeous that it’s making it look like a cabin in the Alps. Furthermore, this decoration involves oversized ornaments, which are major hit this season.
Sleek And Simple Decoration:
A sleek and simple modern decoration just refuses to budge from the trending list and understandably so. And we totally love the color palette of silver and lilac used here. The tree, especially is unique and out of the box.
Doll up your Christmas entryway with this NOEL lettering made with greens. The spirited doormat is also giving a wonderful look to this entrance.
No amount of metallic ornaments can beat the shine of a hanging geode on a Christmas tree. For some extra twinkle, pair the agate or geode ornament with string lights. It will make this gold trimmed ornament look even more gorgeous and shining.
Stylish Alternative Christmas Tree:
We just can’t take our eyes off this ultra gorgeous alternative Christmas tree. This décor is chic, simple with minimal patterns and large focal pieces like snowman figurines and reindeer. Did you notice the log pieces?
Snowflake theme is classic and is never gonna go out of style and we assure you that. You can incorporate snowflakes in a wide variety of ways, but we loved the idea of hanging snowflakes from behind the bed.
You can create a wonderful decoration by just hanging oversized, metallic stars from the ceiling. You can even consider hanging star lamps.
Wreath With Bells:
Give your wreath a homey and traditional feel by hanging golden hoops and bells from it. It looks so modern that you can use them all year round. At least you wouldn’t have to worry about the leaves shedding since they’re artificial.
This floral Christmas tree garland is giving an unexpected, but fresh twist to the otherwise traditional Christmas decoration. If you stay in a cold or frigid reason, we’d strongly suggest you to go with it as it will add some color to the dull and dreary season.
All About Blue:
This year, we’re expecting blue to make a mark as the color of the holiday season. Almost every magazine has featured trees, ornaments and even flower arrangements in blue color. In this image, we see blue used for the wall, ornaments and upholstery.
Pineapple Christmas Trees:
After pineapple jack-o-lanterns, its pineapple Christmas trees that’s taking social media by storm. It’s a wonderful way to add a tropical touch to your decoration. All you need to do is hang some metallic or complementary colored ornaments from the leaves.
Mittens Instead Of Stockings:
Instead of stockings, you can hang mitten from your chair, stuffed with little toys or goodies for your little ones. The one featured in the picture is excessively cute.
Tiny Wooden Houses:
These nesting houses with cute window cutouts will add a natural, rustic finish to your Christmas decoration. Since the houses are made of wood, they’ll even add a hint of outdoors to your décor. And these houses are incredibly versatile too, as you can use them to beautify any nook or corner you like.
A few large foam boards will give you this ultra cool and modern star garland with some serious staying power. If you want to make the shine or rather twinkle like real stars, spray some gold or silver paint on it. And hang it against a dark background for maximum effect.
We believe you must have got ample of inspiration from our list of Christmas décor trends of 2017. All these ideas are fresh out of the box, so pin them first before they get viral. Until then, merry Christmas.