Switch up your living space with pieces that make you feel merry and bright
With holiday events cancelled this year, it’s all the more reason to bring as many festive feels inside the home as we can.
Here are a few of our favourite, budget-conscious finds...
1. Ball Garland by CB2, $38.95
CB2Try something other than the usual red and green Christmas palette, and opt for this garland by CB2 which can be placed around the tree, staircase or coffee table. Pops of white around the house always help brighten things up, and the multi-sized balls will take you straight to Winter Wonderland.
2. Embroidered Gifts Tablecloth by Simons Maison, $29.95
Simons MaisonIt’s all in the details. We love this gorgeous tablecloth by Simons Maison that is embroidered with heartwarming gifts and snowflakes. From holiday baking to Christmas dinner, it’s going to keep everyone in the festive spirit when they take a seat.
3. Winterberry Bundle by Celsia Floral, $45
Celsia FloralHere’s a chic and simple way of adding a festive touch. The Winterberry Bundle by local company Celsia Floral gives a beautiful pop of colour whether you lay it alone on the mantlepiece, or place it in a vase with other florals.
4. Capri Blue Fir and Firewood Jar Candle by Anthropologie, $22.40
AnthropologieA candle is one of the simplest ways of bringing warmth and coziness into the home. Our top pick is this fir- and firewood-scented candle by Anthropologie that gives off rustic cabin Christmas vibes. We’re talking hints of apple, cedar, white birch, clove, fir, pin needle and more. All you need now is a cup of hot cocoa!
5. Joyful Serving Platter by Nordstrom, $43
NordstromYou can definitely keep switching things up with this versatile serving platter. It’s perfect for freshly baked holiday treats, or even as a statement piece with little ornaments and a candle. Take this opportunity to get creative!
6. Holiday Santa Family Musical Snowglobe by Indigo, $14.50
IndigoA snowglobe is a classic holiday decor item, and makes guests feel warm and fuzzy inside. We just can’t get over how delightfully cute the characters are in this one, and all will be well when you give it a shake and hear "Silent Night."
7. Copper LED Light String by The Cross Design, $12.95
The CrossLED strings make any holiday space look Pinterest-ready, and can be used in so many different ways. They can be wrapped around the tree for some extra twinkle, or even look stunning in tall Mason jars that can be placed around the home.
8. Whimsy Santa Mini Christmas Tree Set by Crate and Barrel, $35.99
Crate and BarrelThis tree may be small, but it’s filled with lots of holiday cheer, thanks to the colourful ornaments, star-covered felt skirt, and the main man himself smiling on top. Whimsy Santa is a fun addition to the bedroom, dining space or the mantel and is guaranteed to spread joy.
9. Toy’s Delight Bowl by The Bay, $48.99
The BayHere’s another versatile home decor item. This elegant porcelain bowl features all things Christmas, and can be utilized in many ways. Create your own festive display by putting candy canes, ornaments, and other little trinkets inside, and then clear it out for when it’s time to serve food.
10. Glitter Geo Wreath by West Elm, $27
West ElmNo home is complete for the holidays without a wreath, and we love this modern, glittering one by West Elm. It’s definitely eye-catching, and makes for a fabulous statement piece whether it’s in the dining area, bedroom or entryway. Indoor use only.