Fireplaces help us feel warm and cozy inside the house and they’re also a symbol of warmth. Of course, the design solutions vary and require different conditions for this. We have selected five different ideas that we think were practical and beautiful for decorating a fireplace for Christmas and family gatherings.
If you’re not particularly cozy for Christmas but you don’t want the frenzy to steal the heart of the house, candles are a must. Use cute candles at the center of the fireplace to remind you that winter is here and that everyone is happy your presence here is unique and unforgettable.
Blend the candles with wood.
If your fireplace is surrounded by other wrapped in Christmas lights, you might want to consider using natural elements to create a more warm ambiance. For example, you could gather your candles and you can enjoy the ambiance without disturbing the rest of the house. If the fireplace is surrounded by other small trees, you could use logs to create a nook for the fireplace.
A wrapped wreath.
We can all agree that wreaths are very versatile and work well for a Christmas-themed home. It can be a simple and inexpensive DIY project that you can follow to customize your Christmas wreath. For example, you could decorate the branches of the Christmas tree with these lovely Christmas ornaments.
Hang a white homemade gift.
Making this wreath doesn’t have to be complicated. It just requires a few supplies: thin stackable wooden planter box, white seasonal fabric, white cord, white craft wire, small bird ornament, green wire, small branch and green string lights. Print out the desired leaf shapes and zip the tags onto the wire.
Make your own sign.
Here’s a simple project you could do for your walls. You just need a few simple supplies which you should be able to find at any local stores. A nice idea would be to decorate the walls with a blackboard. You can make a blackboard paint pen for your writing. Then paint your gift on the blackboard and enjoy it by knowing that you’re creating a workable wall decor.
You can improve the look of your walls with hanging planters. You can attach them to the ceiling but you can also go for a more minimalist look and display them in other places. You’ll also need some greenery.
You can display a set of planters on a wall anywhere you can find a place. You can display them in a grid, a hexagon or a any other form of grid. Put a plant in each one and add the soil and the plants you want to put in each planter. You can find out more about this idea on iheartorganizing.
Use the pots and vases to create a festive table decor. You can display some fresh herbs casually on the table, maybe in a corner or wherever you find fit. To make the look even more enchanting, include battery-operated candles in the flower arrangements and complement the white with colored flowers in general. All the details about this would be as follows: