The holiday season has officially arrived and that means it’s time to break out the Christmas decorations and light the fire for a memorable day of decorating. One of the best places to decorate for Christmas is around the fireplace, as together the fireplace and the decorations create a cozy, comfortable feeling that lasts all holiday season.
Now, when decorating keep in mind you will want to keep decor away from the heat of the fireplace and decorations near or in front of the fireplace should always be moved prior to turning on the fire. If you ready to start Christmas decorating, keep reading for 4 ways to decorate your fireplace:
Rustic Sign Display
If you want a simple look with a huge designer impact, this is the perfect Christmas decoration project for you! You’ll need a few items to construct this sign, most items can be found at your local craft or hardware store and if you only use the sign for one year, the items can be used separately as well. This sign will help draw additional attention to your fireplace and will give off a rustic look all season long. For more information on this decor, please click the photo.
Farmhouse Christmas Mantel
Farmhouse style has been around for a while, however, it has never really lost its popularity making it a trend that is here to stay! It’s no wonder why because with a mix of old and new items you end up with a beautiful display that highlights whatever area your decorating, in this case, your fireplace. Gather up items you would like to have in your display, in this case, an old window or mirror, fresh greenery, pinecones, and vintage trinkets. Spend time trying different combinations for your display to find the one that works best for your mantel. For more information on this decor, please click the photo.
Christmas decorations tend to be all about the Christmas tree, Santa and mistletoe, but what about the reindeer? This beautiful setup uses reindeer for decor inspiration and brings in a layer of light within the garland. to create a magical scene the whole family will enjoy. Make sure to add some real items from outside like branches or fresh greenery to complete the look. For more information on this decor, please click the photo.
Plaid Christmas Garland
This beautiful DIY garland could be displayed in your home with a few materials and a couple hours of free time! This display combines faux green garland, plaid ribbon, and lights to make a beautiful display that will highlight the flickering flames of your fireplace. You can also add accent items to match the garland and create a cohesive theme through your home for the holidays. For more information on this decor, please click the photo.