Christmas Mantel Decoration
As the end of the year is approaching, we all start gathering ideas for Christmas home decor, especially focusing on Christmas mantel appearance.
As it is a focal point in almost every home, we all try to make it better, more creative and more appealing each year.
And you know what?
The best ones are those which are not cluttered, but are simple and elegant, and give that Christmas vibe in your home you all strive to achieve.
As the fireplace is one of the first places guests are drawn upon entering the living room, so it’s important to have that Christmas mantel festive decor spreading cheer vibes.
Today, we’ve decided to give you a few Christmas mantel decorating ideas and we hope you’ll find a style that suits your home best.
Simple And Refined
It is always a good idea to go for a simple look. It gives a clean look and the target will be achieved however – you’ll still have a gorgeous Christmas mantle.
For this simple look you’ll need two ribbons made from coffee jute, adding in the middle of them a few colorful Christmas ornaments, and a simple thin rope where you will hang some craft paper with written words describing what the holiday is all about.
Sophisticated Christmas Mantel Look
To get this look, you have to choose neutral colors combined with shiny greenish, silver or gold Christmas ornaments.
White candles, white vases and white Christmas trees are the base upon which you will continue building this sophisticated story.
By using this style, you’ll gain a minimalist Christmas mantel approach, and if your entire interior is with neutral colors as well, this will give an additional festive vibe to the entire room.
Make It Colorful And Personal
Using your personal touch and choice of your favorite colors, it can add your own twist to the idea of festive mantel decoration.
Choosing red, or strong pink can make all the difference if you want to make a strong color festive statement to the holiday.
Using red roses, red Christmas ornaments that are put in all sorts of drinking glasses, can add such a different and interesting note to the story.
Green garland is always a must to contrast colors and give you a more festive look to the mantel.
To get this look, begin with finding few colored small decorative Christmas trees, and put ornaments.
You can always make a contrast with colors, so the ornaments can stand out from the trees and become more appealing.
Next, display an antique decoration table which you can find at every flea market, or maybe you have one in your garage.
“Merry Christmas” wooden letters are easy to find in Christmas stores, or, you can make them from cut out branches from your back yard and make this beautiful composition.
It will add more vintage look to the Christmas story you want to tell. Complete the look by hanging over mantel stockings with the names of your loved ones.
You can complete the look with whatever you need to tell this natural Christmas decoration story.
To get the look, you need green garland and build the story adding color and texture to it. Most of these items are easily found, and you can combine your own story as you please.
Just keep the natural woody look flowing above the fireplace to make that statement.
If needed, use some extra materials from the mantel to make a small arrangement for your cocktail table and close the festive story successfully.
These decorations are always the best choice if you are a simple person who doesn’t like too much going on around the house and the mantel as well.
This is very elegant and sophisticated look that many avoid, as for people – usually mantel creations are not achieving the festive story unless they are cluttered with too many things on it.
This look gives an easy going festive vibes that are flowing noticeable but silently through the area.
Our following choices are excellent in case you are a minimalist person.
Highly minimalist look
Minimalist look with added natural “ingredients” to it
Minimalist look with added colors to pop up the story
We hope you’ll find these ideas interesting and triggered your imagination even more.
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