The focal point of any holiday home is a beautiful Christmas tree brimming with festive ornaments. Nothing will bring on the Christmas spirit quite like twinkling lights shining amongst whimsical ornaments on the tree. The trimmings set the tone for your holiday style, influencing color palettes and design motifs as well as promotes the cheery mood of any holiday gathering. With the overwhelming number ornaments lining the shelves of those store Christmas displays it can be quite overwhelming for the diy designer to narrow down the right décor scheme. Whether you love the appearance of classic elegant Victorian baubles or prefer the imaginative look of unconventional color schemes and textures, we will help you select which ornaments can best embody your seasonal motif. Here you will find our popular holiday idea guide filled with the top Christmas tree ornaments in 2014 as well as fabulous diy tricks and tips that will make decorating easier than ever.
Deck your halls with beautiful Christmas decorations to ring in this holiday season. Great seasonal design is accentuated by eye-catching ornaments adorning everything from your tree to the boughs of garland and wreaths hung throughout your home. The best Christmas ornaments provide festive pops of color and unexpected imaginative touches amidst your seasonal decor. These holiday trimmings are available in a head spinning variety of sizes, materials and motifs. Whether your tastes are rooted in tradition or lean more creative and modern, you are sure to find great holiday ornaments that will satisfy your design preferences no matter what they may be. We will help you find the perfect ornament design to bring your favorite Christmas decorating ideas to life. Begin by identifying the ornament design style you prefer. Elegant crystal ornaments capture that classic old fashioned Christmas feel. Edgy beaded ornaments in bold colors, on the other hand, embody a trendy modern look. With your design preference established, it is time to find the perfect ornament!
What Christmas decor would be complete without a beautifully trimmed tree adorned in dozens of gorgeous ornaments? A tree is oftentimes the key element to tie together all seasonal designs throughout your home, and Christmas tree ornaments are your primary instrument for establishing that theme. Have fun with your ornament choices and select unusual items to reflect the personality and special interest of your family. This is especially true with Christmas ornaments for kids. Whether you have a miniature tree decorated in a kid’s playroom or incorporate your children’s interests throughout the home’s décor, there are an endless variety of whimsical items from animal ornaments to Disney designs and everything in between. These designs can be quite elegant as well, allowing for effortless pairing with your most popular Christmas decorations and color palettes. It is these fun and unexpected touches of personality that make a holiday house a home.
Decorating the Christmas tree provides an outstanding opportunity get creative and make that holiday décor all your own. The most popular ornaments for Christmas 2014 feature beautiful customized elements. Think elegant custom engraved blown glass sets or fun hand painted Christmas ball ornaments. There are several budget friendly diy options as well. Think outside the box and personalize your tree with inexpensive embellishments such as ornaments created by hanging greeting cards from gold ribbon as ornaments or mount family photos on metal or wood. You can also paint cheap wooden ornaments found at any craft store, with family member’s names, a monogram or special dates. Get inspiration from photos of Christmas ornaments then find materials around your house to bring these ideas to life. You can even find plain Christmas ornaments on sale and customize them to fit your décor. The options are absolutely endless!
If you are striving to stay on budget this holiday season and do not want to invest in several of those costly Christmas ornament sets, we have great do it yourself ideas that will produce unforgettable decor for a fraction of the cost. It is quite simple to learn how to make ornaments yourself that look like you spent an arm and a leg. This is also an outstanding opportunity to create a fabulous personalized tree without the price of store bought custom ornaments. Gone are the days of elementary school diy dough or cinnamon ornaments. There are a variety of wonderful and inexpensive ornament kits found in any craft store that can take the guess work out of your design. They provide simple guides of how to make Christmas ornaments customized to fit any color palette or holiday décor scheme. You can even find specific newlywed or baby’s first Christmas ornament designs that allow you to craft a unique personalized creation to document that special holiday year.
Whether you are adorning your home with large live trees or prefer natural greenery and garland hung throughout the rooms, the ornaments and decorations you use on these classic holiday elements will inspire the rest of your seasonal décor. For this reason, it is important to select a beautiful color palette and unique motif then hang your new baubles mindfully. When searching for the best items for your home, remember to maintain an eye for scale and select ornaments that work with the height and thickness of your tree as well as the size of the room. Also assess branch length and thickness prior to hanging. This will ensure that those heavier breakable ornaments do not fall and shatter if hung on a branch unable to take the weight. This is especially true when using a live tree. Oftentimes those branches are not as durable as wire encased artificial varieties. If you are decorating on a budget and must purchase inexpensive Christmas trees on sale, remember to fill in the gaps of sparse branches with seasonal floral and garland prior to hanging your ornaments.