If you’re looking for creative ways to decorate with Christmas lights we have some show stopping ideas to light up your home with festive delight. Be inspired by our simple but effective decorative ideas for festive lights and look forward to a magical season all lit up in chic style.
All you need is a simple string of white fairy lights to decorate your home in a multitude of ways. If you want a subtle festive feel to your living room, simply wrap fairy lights around a picture frame or mirror. Bunch together a string of fairy lights in a vase, for a simple and chic touch of festive lighting.
Avoid the mess of needles trailing around the living room with a traditional fir tree by opting for a contemporary, simple tree design.
Decorate branches with silver and beaded festive garlands and entwine with white fairy lights. Position two trees between an armchair or sofa for a luxe grown-up style.
Create a festive feel in your fireplace by positioning oversized paper-ball decorations in front of the mantelpiece, entwining wire spheres with glittering lights.
Decorate giant letters spelling out festive words and drape them with fairy lights. Position on a console table in the hallway as a festive welcome to guests.
Add a Christmas message in a lighting display using personalised parchment lights spelling out a Christmas message such as Noel, or joy. Position lights on shelves in an open dresser or armoire in the kitchen.
Create a show stopping Christmas light centrepiece at your dining table. Trail an artificial-flower garland with fairy lights add large glass baubles and position in the centre of the table.
Wrap a Christmas wreath or garland with white fairy lights. Hang the garland above the dining table for a sophisticated festive lighting display.
Take a palette of icy whites, forest greens and woodland browns, add cosy Nordic accents and a sprinkling of Narnia for a bewitching festive scene to greet your guests come Christmas Day. Create a pretty display by bunching a set of fairy lights into an elegant glass cloche. Add colour with a lush stair garland to provide a warm welcome and fill the space with a gorgeous woody scent.
Glass bell jar
Graham and Greene
Subvert traditional Christmas schemes and give your festive decorations an alternative edge with pure punk attitude. Greet your guests with sweets and treats, served in seditious style. Start with a console table dressed in playful pieces and anarchic red linen. Channel an edgier look with mannequins, oversized currency, bondage tartan and neon lights.
Copper star fairy light
Not on the High Street
Twinkling battery-operated fairy lights are an ideal choice for adorning a wreath hung above the table.
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