Christmas time is the best time to decorate the home and make it more festive. Decorating the home for Christmas and the upcoming new year is a great tradition. How to decorate the home for Christmas? This is a common question. Below are our top recommendations for beautiful and modern Christmas decor that your family and friends will love.
Modern Christmas Decor Ideas List
1. Christmas Wreath
A Christmas wreath is a traditional Christmas decoration that is simple to make. Choose a design that represents your personal tastes and add your own special touch with a one-of-a-kind ribbon.
Add a celebratory garland to your mantlepiece or shelf. Most stores sell pre-lit variants, or you can make it yourself with string lights or greenery.
3. Accent Piece
For a sparkly accent piece, fill glass jars and vases with Xmas lights.
4. Advent Calendar
Create your own Advent calendar to track the days till Christmas. Fill small bags and containers with treats and tasks and tag them with the calendar days preceding to 25th December.
5. Porch Decor
Add a celebratory wreath and planter to the front porch for adding some Christmas cheer.
6. Christmas Tree
Use a small Christmas tree to add the outdoor life in. These tree branches are simple to maintain and can be adorned with tiny ornaments or lights.
Use stocking holders for hanging stockings near the fireplace and on the wall. You could also add a name and monogram to every stocking.
8. Christmas Fragrance
Use scented candles, potpourri or diffusers in holiday-inspired fragrances like peppermint, spiced orange or gingerbread to create a joyful environment in the home.
9. Greeting Cards
Arrange holiday greeting cards on a mantlepiece, shelf and bulletin board. You can also make the card exhibit by hanging from ribbons and string lights.
10. Candle Decor Piece
Arrange pillar candles on some kind of tray or plate, surrounded by evergreen branches, pinecones and berries.
11. Ornament Decor
Fill a lovely bowl or tray with sparkling colourful ornaments for an easy yet elegant décor.
12. Snow Man Decor
Make a snowman scene by arranging small figurines on one tray and surrounding them with faux snow.
13. Vacation Centrepiece
Add a festive centrepiece to the coffee table and sideboard. Select from a flower, foliage, berry, or candle arrangement.
14. Christmas Village Decor
Create your personal Christmas village on a plate by arranging miniature houses as well as trees. Use fairy lights and battery-operated candles to add a touch of glam.
15. Beautiful Wraps
Wrap bowls, vases, jars, and other glass bottles with ribbon and twine for a holiday touch.
16. Window Decor
Use Xmas window clings and stickers to decorate the windows for the holidays.
17. Wall Decor
Decorate the walls with Xmas-themed wall decals and art prints.
18. Work Desk Decor
Add a little Christmas tree, celebratory mug, and desk calendar to the work area to bring the festivals inside.
19. Bathroom Decor
Add festival-themed towels, soap dispensers, and wastebaskets to the bathroom.
20. Kitchen Decor
Use Christmas-themed mitts, pot holders, and kitchen dish towels to get in the Christmas spirit while cooking.
21. Dining Area Festive Decor
Add a festive tablecloth, runner, and place mats to the dining table. Use festival napkins, plates, and cups to add a little festive flair.
22. Xmas Cutlery
Use Xmas-themed serving plates and cutlery, salt & pepper shakers, and cereal bowls to make meals more enjoyable.
23. Kids Christmas theme
Incorporate Christmas-themed colouring books, stickers, and activity pads to the decor for a kids-friendly touch.
24. Setup Music
Create a festive atmosphere by playing holiday music through a portable speaker and any stereo system.
25. Candy Baskets
For a sweet décor, fill a bowl or basket with packed candy canes or any other small treats.
26. Xmas Lights
Wrapping a string of Xmas lights all around periphery of a room instantly adds Christmas spirit.
27. Mantle piece Decor
Create a vacation arrangement of foliage, candles, or other ornaments for the fireplace mantel or windowsill.
29. Flower Bouquets
For a festive touch, place a vase of freshly-cut greenery and bouquets on the dining room table and kitchen counter.
30. Festive Personalized Garlands
Make a simple but festive garland by stringing popcorn and cranberries on the dimensions of yarn and any twine.
31. Snow Flake Or Gingerbread Decor
Make a garland and banner out of paper snowflakes and gingerbread men by stringing them together by yarn and ribbon.
32. Makeshift Gift Boxes
Use vacant cardboard boxes wrapped in coloured paper as makeshift gift boxes and festive storage containers.
33. Fun Wall For Kids
Wrap a vacant wall and door with craft paper or gift wrap and let the kids have fun decorating it with coloured pencils, markers, stickers, or other decorative items.
34. Set Out Treat Bowls
Serve guests a tray and platter of Christmas cookies, candy bars, and other snacks.
35. Crystal Clear Vases for Xmas
To make a one-of-a-kind and eye-catching exhibit, place a selection of celebration decorative elements inside a clear glass container or vase.
36. Children Decor
Get the children engaged in decorating by making them create their very own paper or clay decorations.
37. Photos Holiday Collage
Put family pictures in cheery frames or make a holiday collage to hang on the walls and fridge.
38. Christmas Themed Soaps And Supplies
Provide guests with a tray and basket of Christmas-themed soaps, creams, and other bathroom goods.
39. Happy Holiday Sign
Display a “Happy Holidays” sign and banner prominently in the home.
40. Chocolate Tray
For an exciting and celebratory decoration, fill large bowls with small assorted chocolates and holiday treats.
41. Customized Christmas Packing
Create your own packing materials by drawing and painting on plain white paper and decorating it with Xmas stickers, stamps, and other decorative elements.
42. Hallway Decor
Decorate the hallways with holly boughs… and mistletoe! Hang foliage sprigs and berry clusters in passageways or other strategic places.
43. Winter Centrepiece
Use candles, lush green branches, ribbons, or other decorative items to make a winter centrepiece for the dining table and coffee table.
44. Overall Christmas Makeover Of House
Give your house a “Christmas makeover” by incorporating festive touches into all rooms, along with the bathroom! To get everybody in the festive mood, use holiday-themed bedsheets, placemats, and shower curtains.
45. Christmas Tree Personalization
Personalize your Christmas tree by customizing it with family pictures, hand-crafted ornaments, and other special mementos.
46. Fruit Basket
Set a basket of fruits as a nutritious and celebratory snack for guests. Apples, oranges, and pears all are excellent options for such a time of the year.
47. Gingerbread House
Create gingerbread houses from out graham crackers, candy, marshmallows and other sweets. This is a great activity to perform with the children or as a teamwork with pals.
48. Stairway Decor
Use evergreen trees, garlands, or wreaths to decorate the stairway or other spots of the home that may need some holiday cheer.
49. Create a Christmas Scavenger Hunt
Create a holiday vacation-themed scavenger hunt for the children or party guests. Hide tiny wrapped gifts, candy, and other treats throughout the house and yard, and provide a set of clues for everybody to follow.
50. Set out Games
Use festival board games and puzzles to foster family bonding.
51. Christmas Decor Outside the Home
Add a festive touch to your home by hanging vacation wreaths, carnations, and lights outside the house.