Articles in: Christmas Decorating Ideas

4 Easy Ways to Give Your Christmas Tree Decorations a Fresh Look

Posted by: on December 12th, 2012 | 2 Comments

4 Easy Ways to Give Your Christmas Tree a Fresh Look

 

In our Holiday Style Challenge series, some of our favorite bloggers brought you new and creative ideas for decorating your home for the holidays. In this series, several of our bloggers added fresh flair to their Christmas tree by adding customized touches, and we loved the way they weren’t afraid to add a little sparkle, paint, and yes, even succulents to their Christmas traditions.

1. Update Your Christmas Ornaments with Paint

Update your Christmas tree ornaments with Paint

 

For the new DIY-er to the seasoned pro, paint is the most essential material when it comes to updating, well, anything.

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Inspired: Christmas Decorating Must-Haves

Posted by: on December 4th, 2012 | Make A Comment

An inspiration board of Christmas decorating ideas

 

The holiday season is the time to bring some festive cheer into your home. When it comes to Christmas decorating, we love incorporating plenty of warm candlelight (either real or LED!), glittery candles, frosty branches, and metallics galore!

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If you don’t have one already, a sparkling star tree topper is a must-have. We love the way this silver sunburst capiz tree topper features an icy capiz shell, a bit of silver glitter, and is lit from the inside out!

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Holiday Decorating Ideas From The Style Guide

Posted by: on November 15th, 2012 | Make A Comment

 

The holidays are here again and we could not be more excited to help you get your home ready for the merriment and fun times ahead. So, just in time to assist with all the Christmas decorating and gift giving comes the newest edition of our Holiday Style Guide.

Here’s a brief video introduction to the Holiday Style Guide from Sarah Fishburne, Director of Trend & Design for The Home Depot. Take a moment to get a preview of the awe-inspiring holiday decorating ideas we’ve put together for you to use all throughout the home.

You’ll see everything from inviting seasonal hues and creative DIY Christmas décor projects to winter wonderlands you can create with outdoor Christmas decorations. It’s a veritable feast of style, innovative ideas and fresh inspiration, with plenty of tips and know-how to make your holiday decorating easier.

There’s even a sampling of our complete selection of holiday decorations, which includes a wide array Christmas trees, ornaments, lights and much more. And, you can shop directly from the pages of our Holiday Gift Guide to find presents for everyone on your list.

We have more videos here on the Home Depot blog and on The Home Depot’s YouTube channel.

Christmas Decorating Ideas: A Silvery Winter Palette for the Mantel

Posted by: on November 14th, 2012 | 10 Comments

A beautiful Christmas mantel in silver, white and green


In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point.

For the Holiday Edition of the Style Challenge we invited Kate Riley of Centsational Girl to share her Christmas decorating ideas for her mantel. She offers us a gorgeous Christmas mantel that’s both elegant and homey. 

I was so excited to be one of the participants in this year’s Holiday Style Challenge and my mission was to create a beautiful mantel scene in my home. I’m a big fan of color but I was inspired this year to create a quieter setting, focused on a silvery winter palette with small touches of lime green.

 

Snowy garland adorned with a 'merry' message on a Christmas mantel

 

The snowy garland from The Home Depot is swagged across the mantel and embellished with a “merry” sentiment created from letters found at a craft store.

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Christmas Mantel Ideas from Jenny of Everyday Occassions

Posted by: on November 12th, 2012 | One Comment

A cozy, nature-inspired mantel by Jenny of Everyday Occassions

In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point.

Jenny is an entertaining expert who lives in Kansas City, Missouri, as well as the author of the blog Everyday Occasions. One look at her table settings and menus, and you’re sure to want an invitation to her next soirée. We challenged Jenny to style, not a table setting, but a cozy, fireplace mantel in her family room. Here, she shares with us her gorgeous Christmas mantel ideas.

For the Home Depot Holiday Style Challenge, I transformed my mantle into a Cozy Snow Dusted Fireside Escape. I tend to decorate during the holidays using natural materials when at all possible. I love the look of brown craft paper wrapped packages, burlap ribbon, pinecones, and fresh greenery. In the past, I have gravitated toward using a lot of white and gold for decorating the holidays that resulted in a sophisticated look, but since we’ve had our daughter, Emma, I’ve made a turn to the more cheerful and traditional colors.

 

Cozy, Nature-Inspired Mantel Ideas from Jenny of Everyday Occassions | Glittered clip-on birds

 

When I opened the first box from Home Depot for the Style Challenge that appeared on my door step, I was thrilled to see these glittered birds.

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Holiday Decorating Ideas from Chassity of Look Linger Love

Posted by: on November 12th, 2012 | 2 Comments

Chassity poses with her two children by her front door decorated for Christmas

 

In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point.

Chassity Evans is an oh-so-stylish lifestyle blogger who lives in Charleston, South Carolina, and pens the blog Look Linger Love. We knew from the start that she would make the perfect addition to our Holiday Style Challenge because of her fabulous taste, and we were thrilled when she agreed to share her holiday decorating ideas for the front door with us. We love the way she styled her chic and casual Charleston home — and endured puzzled looks from her neighbors!

The Home Depot knocked on the right door when they invited me to participate in their holiday style challenge. I’m a self-confessed holiday junkie, and Christmas is at the tippy top of the list for me.

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