Every year we are looking forward to Christmas! This anticipation is a Christmas home with the matching Advent decoration – combined with traditional elements and new ideas. On this page we show the most beautiful Christmas decoration ideas, from the Advent wreath to the Christmas tree decorations. With this language idea and instructions for Christmas crafts and many Christmas pictures that are guaranteed to spread contemplative mood.
Christmas decoration always has a strong symbolism: little angels, snowflakes and stars are faithful motives. These are joined by Christmas baubles and fir trees. Even cones are beautiful Dekoutensilien for Advent. The favorite motifs are available as a pendant for the Christmas shrub, as a print or wooden figure. So everyone can make their own personal Christmas arrangement – and in the Advent season, it also likes to be a bit cheesy!
Like the most important; create an atmospheric atmosphere? When the snow trickles outside, the home should be the most comfortable place to warm up and relax. Home textiles, especially velvet, knitwear and skins are particularly well suited for this. They not only really warm, but also create a visual warmth in Advent.
For Christmas mood is extra polite decorated with candles and lanterns. Fairy lights are also from the Christmas tree: As Indirect lighting on the windowsill or over the sofa as a frame for your favorite place.
Beautiful decoration for the Advent you can easily tinker yourself. This makes a holiday together with the children not only fun, but also to decouple the decoration on the individual style of living, resulting in the time before Christmas a harmonious overall picture.
Especially nice crafting ideas for Christmas are paper stars that are fallen, cut or glued. They decorate the Christmas shrub and later the Christmas tree, look great as a wall or window decoration and are made in a jiffy! In addition to many craft ideas with paper for your Advent decoration, there are also creative ideas with pine cones and twigs, in nature or painted, clawed or decoded as a wall decoration and a garland. Of course, also Christmas tree or DIY pendant.
The waiting time for Christkind shows in the Advent season usually a beautiful Advent wreath. It forms the center of the Advent decoration and is decorated today in the most different variants. From the classic Advent wreath with lots of fir green, four pillar candles and some angelic gold to the new interpretation with different candleholders, wooden balls or concrete, there is the perfect Advent wreath for every style of living and taste. And even better: An Advent wreath can also be done by yourself. The wreath can be tied together as a base from the most diverse ingredients and then individually decorated.
Advent calendars sweeten the waiting time for the festival in December and can also be very decorative. There are great advent calendars to buy from the popular manufacturers, which can then be filled individually. But you can also make an advent calendar yourself – for yourself or as a wonderful gift for your loved one.
Oh for the Christmas table decoration there are many nice ideas, be it for every day, the family dinner on the Advent weekends or the feast on the Christmas holidays. With an atmospheric lighting with candles, lanterns and fairy lights creates a great atmosphere at the dining table in Advent and with special ceramics, fine table linen and decorative elements from porcelain angel to golden pine cones you conjure up in a jiffy a festive mood on the Christmas table.
Traditional Christmas decorations are usually red, gold and lush dark green, such as the pine forests in December, or dark blue-silver. These rather heavy color combinations always look solemn and noble – even if they are interpreted in a modern way. This works, for example, when the colors are used only very discreetly, the decoration is not overloaded and too playful.
The trend is also monochrome decorative ideas, for example in snow white. For monochrome Christmas decorations, it is best to combine different materials and illuminate them with candles or fairy lights. Even different shades of gray harmonize well with the usual Christmas motifs and create visual peace in the contemplative time. But it should always shine at Christmas: The favorite highlights of this year are made of copper or brass.
Christmas trees are available in various sizes to buy. The decorating of the Christmas tree is a popular tradition in the Advent season and the decorated tree is always the focus of the Christmas decorations during the holidays – also because here usually the gifts are placed.
For the Christmas tree lighting fairy lights are best. There are still real candles, for example made of beeswax, which can be attached to the Christmas tree. Atmospheric, but also with caution. If you like it glittering may like to grab the tinsel. There are Christmas tree balls in all shapes and colors, with which the colors of the remaining Christmas decoration can be taken up again. Especially beautiful are then individual homemade pendants.
If you do not have space for a real tree or you do not want to fight with the pine needles in the New Year, you can think about a two-dimensional Christmas tree. There are beautiful Christmas tree prints or DIY ideas for miniature Christmas trees or murals with washi tape or driftwood.