Are you looking for some different Christmas decorating ideas? Want to try out something new to decorate for Christmas? I’ve picked out 12 Unique But Simple Christmas Decorating Ideas, I know I’ll be trying a few of these out myself!
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#1. Stocking Ladder
Isn’t this a nice idea? Make a Stocking Ladder using a ladder with fairy lights and red berries wrapped around the rungs and a hook for each stocking to hang.
#2. Elf Legs for Your Table
Or if you are handy with the knitting needles there’s a free elf legs knitting pattern available from Cool Creativity you could have a go at.
Image courtesy of Cool Creativity
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#3. Colander Centrepiece
Wow! This would make a great talking point. This Christmas decorating idea uses a metal colander with fairy lights, pine cones and touches of red for a lovely Christmas feature. It could brighten up a dark corner too.
#4. Wall Tree of Lights
I’m a sucker for fairy lights so I think this tree on a wall made of lights from A Merry Mishap is a lovely idea, I’ll definitely be giving it a go.
Image courtesy of A Merry Mishap
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#5. Stockings Hanging Board
I love this “The stockings were hung” board, it looks pretty simple to make from a wooden coat hanger with the knobs painted red for fun reindeer noses!
#6. Christmas Bunting
What I love about this Christmas bunting idea from Bo Bedre is three things – firstly, its simplicity using a ribbon or string with a variety of cute Christmas decorations and baubles dangling down. Secondly it’s a great way to decorate a kitchen window. Thirdly it’s totally tailored to you and your family as you can choose what to put on it.
Image courtesy of Bo Bedre
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#7. White Tree
Isn’t this such a simple but stunning Christmas decoration idea from BHG? Just take a vase, some bare twigs or simple tree branches and hang white baubles for a gorgeous mini tree.
Image courtesy of BHG.com
#8. 3D Snowflake Decoration
Get the kids to help make this gorgeous paper snowflake decoration. Full instructions and materials here.
#9. Colourful Pom Pom Tree
I just love this Christmas tree for a wall made out of different coloured pom-poms. You could either buy them or spend an afternoon crafting with the kids and making your own.
#10. Pine Cone Vases
This decoration idea for Christmas is so simple – glass vases with pine cones and fairy lights tucked in. In fact it could almost stay as a whole year round decoration too.
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#11. Christmas Santa Topiary
I just love, love, love this Christmas decorating idea from DIY Candy. They’ve put 3 cute dotted Santa hats with square glass vases crammed with stripey candy canes. It would make a real talking point for your table or mantelpiece.
Image courtesy of DIY Candy
#12. Christmas Jug Decoration
I think this idea from Back Porch Musings is gorgeous especially for your Christmas dining table. It’s just a simple white jug but dressed perfectly with some white baby’s breath with red berries and a lovely ribbon bow on the handle. So stylish!
Image courtesy of Back Porch Musings
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Over to you now. Which of these Christmas decoration ideas was your favourite? Tell us in the comments below.