We are just a few months away from the Christmas holidays. So it’s time to start looking for ways to decorate the house and bring home the holiday spirit. While living room, yard and bedroom are often given importance, minor placed like banisters, windows and staircases are left out. But Christmas 365 Greetings is not going to neglect it.
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The staircase is not just a functional addition. It plays a significant role in determining the aesthetics of the living room, the entrance or any other area that it shares its space. And the unique design of the stairs means that you can change in into the focal point by decking it correctly. So today, we have gathered a list of 40 decorating ideas for the staircase.
The colors used for this staircase decoration are downright Christmassy. We loved the polka dotted ribbons used here.
We loved this one too. The stairs are done beautifully with pine leaves garland and silver ribbons and ornaments. It’s complementing the décor as well.
Evergreen garland combined with silver ribbon is used to decorate the staircase. The design is minimal, yet effective.
This one is uniquely beautiful. The blogger has strategically made a Christmas tree on the stairs using a white shelf liner. Just cut, peel and stick. The rest of the decoration is done with a beautiful red and green garland.
A dazzling golden décor is all you need to give a majestic and captivating look to your house. Doesn’t it look like it’s taken out from a fairy tale?
The staircase is decorated with evergreen garland, pinecones, berries, and ornaments. Could it get any more traditional?
You don’t have to limit the placement of wreaths to door only. You can use the wreaths to decorate the staircase as well, just as you see here. But make sure you use wreaths of different sizes.
Ho Ho Ho, Santa Claus will be here any moment. So why don’t you decorate the house in his favorite color red? He may even give a few extra presents to you!
We cannot get enough of metal ornaments. Metallic ornaments enhance the beauty and décor of the home manifolds. And is there a better combination than green and gold?
This is for the lazy bums out there. Take some stockings in different colors and patterns, fill it with tiny gifts and hang from the banisters.
These little felt Santas are counting the days until Christmas. Isn’t that novel idea for Christmas countdown?
Here’s another tastefully done staircase. It will look perfect if you are following a white Christmas theme.
This is one of the most common ways of decorating the staircase. Just place some oversized ribbon bows and you’re done. We loved the paper lanterns too!
Metallic snowflakes made from dowels and decorated with blue and silver look breathtaking against the blue backdrop. Enhance the decor by placing bows and clusters of ornaments.
The staircase is one of the best places for displaying the family stockings. And add a garland to make it a focal point. The oversized ornaments are taking the décor a step further.
Drape a dazzling artificial garland on the stairways and add a warm and soft glow by placing the LED lights on the corner.
Affix Figurines Along With The Garland:
Have you ever tried affixing Christmas related figurines on the garland? If no, then you must try this time. The idea will look beautiful if you are following a neutral theme. Do not forget the Christmas lights!
If you have a flair for art and craft, then you can consider making your own staircase garland. This unique garland is made by combining real and artificial leaves and pinecones.
The bold holiday script has totally stolen the show on this staircase.
There is no point decorating your house with red and green lavish garland if the color around the stairs and yellow or blue. This staircase is done beautifully with citrus fruits. It will look great in modern and contemporary houses.
These red and green stockings are overflowing with cuteness. We loved the detailing on the stockings.
Decorate the staircase with burlap, evergreens garland and wooden ornaments to give a rustic look to your house.
This Christmas, why don’t you think beyond green and red? Brown and green would make a lovely combination.
If you want to stick with the tried and tested traditional look, then go for this vibrant red and green decoration.
This decoration idea is giving a charming and coherent vibe to the décor.
Evergreen garlands and gorgeous golden banister drape the banister of this elegant stairway. The wrapped gifts place on the sofa is enhancing the décor.
Decorating the staircase doesn’t mean you have to deck just the railings and banister with garlands and ornaments. Look at this for instance. The entire house is decorated beautifully with red and magenta ornaments.
Clusters of fragrant pomanders adorn the staircase of this lovely house.
We absolutely loved this elegant holiday staircase. The seeded glass ball tops are adding a sparkly touch to the décor.
An evergreen garland is winding up the stairs decked with holly branches, fresh cut greens, pheasant feathers and giant pinecones.
Here’s an adorable way to decorate your stairways. A candy cane printed tutu is wrapped neatly on the railings along with the green garland.
I must say that the green garland and metallic ornaments are going great with the black railings.
This festive staircase is decorated with the figurines of Santa and his elf. Fascinating.
This staircase is decorated with garland tied with baubles. This well-lit, white Christmas tree and the neatly wrapped gifts are looking equally beautiful.
Before trying out this decoration idea, make sure you have sorted all the works on the first floor.
Give ornaments and garlands a miss, and hang your child’s toy from the railings.
Give your traditional staircase a burst of fresh color by adding a layer of bells. Complete the look with big red bows. You can even place a stack of gifts near the tree.
Dress your staircase for the holiday season with a handmade evergreen. Then hang a couple of stockings. Even one will work.
Here’s another simple way to dress up the staircase. You just have to hang a few oversized flowers from the banisters.
Red ribbons encircle the garland of the railings of this staircase and end in a large checked ribbon with long streamers.
Instead of hanging garlands from the railing, try these greenery bunches. Here, natural birch branches are used, but other branches would work equally well. Matte or glossy ornaments will add a pop of color.