Christmastime is one of the most fun seasons when it comes to decorating, and while it can be fun making your home feel merry and bright, sometimes traditional Christmas decorations throw off the balance of your home's design aesthetic.
But Christmas décor can come in any shape, color, and size, and these designers found chic ways to incorporate the holiday spirit into their homes without compromising on personality. Here are 15 non-traditional Christmas décor ideas to spice up your home for the holidays this year.
These caramel-colored stockings are the perfect addition to this entryway. The neutral stockings perfectly match the earthy palette of the home and makes for a holiday look that does not disrupt the design’s neutrality.
Hints of Green
The greenery in this living room feels as if it was here before the holidays. But if you look closely, you’ll see the subtle pine needles and ornaments sprinkled throughout. Decorating for the holidays can come in any shape or color palette to coordinate with your home’s décor.
This gorgeous Christmas living room embraces a few non-traditional décor ideas: a tree covered in snow, pine garland draped from the ceiling, and small multicolored bottlebrush trees. Embracing a more winterized palette means you won't need to pack up all your Christmas décor on December 26th.
What we wouldn't give to be snuggled up in this room, designed by White & Faded, with a good book and cup of tea. The small pine bunches are a sweet addition to the all-white space and embrace a subtle bit of Christmas cheer.
Soft, White and Naturalistic
This minimalistic take on Christmas décor features a simple evergreen tree with a cozy blanket tree skirt, surrounded by presents wrapped in crisp white paper. The look feels earthy and naturalistic, which matches well with the home's neutral interior design.
Lush and Leafy
A stunning way to incorporate the colors of Christmas into your home, this centerpiece blends winter pine with leafy greenery. The white florals embrace the winter color scheme, while the live cuts of greenery breathe life into the home.
Small But Mighty
This tree is an adorable addition to this cozy corner. With its slim build, sparse branches and blanket tree skirt, it feel like a modern-day version of the precious Charlie Brown Christmas tree—in the best way.
Part of Your Décor
This Christmastime setup by Milk and Honey Life feels like it's part of the original décor, and is so simplistic that it puts a twist on the classic maximal approach to holiday decorating. The small tabletop tree and rustic garland give off just the right amount of Christmas spirit without overwhelming the calming look of this space.
A fun and playful twist on the classic red and greens of the Christmas season, this space houses the cutest white advent calendar alongside colorful bottlebrush trees. Combined with the frost-covered pines, this space is perfect for Christmas and the winter season to come.
We can’t decide what’s cuter on these shelves: the mini rattan sleigh or the pint-sized green and white bottlebrush trees. This shelf is a whimsical way to incorporate Christmas décor into the finer details of your home.
Make a wish: these white candles would look gorgeous atop your mantel or kitchen table this holiday season and beyond.
Such a soft way to begin decorating your home, these white paper ornaments by Home and Spirit can be hung from any shelf, plant or mantel in your home. Along with the tiny wooden homes and white garland, this non-traditional take on decorating is giving us several new ideas.
This is how a plant mom decorates for Christmas. The greenery in the room enhances the small evergreen trees, while the adorable holly garland adds a dose of color.