5 Merry Tricks of Decorating Living Room for ChristmasAlison Brown
It’s that time of the year again!
Can you feel the breeze of the magical Christmas spirit? Can you smell the fragrance of the pine trees?
The final month of the year is here and that means the holidays are days away. Family members are expected to be home and that makes December the best month ever.
If so, have yourself a merry little Christmas and transform your living room for the holidays. To guide you with the makeover, here are five tricks of decorating your living room for Christmas.
Trick #1. Put Some Cozy Rug on the Floor
Aside from providing comfort and warmth, cozy rugs are aesthetic. They have a distinct way of bringing all the elements in the room together. Plus, they are known to provide the following benefits.
Have you ever notice echos when you walk on a hard surface? That’s because it absorbs sound. And if you throw in a rug in your living room, it will be the one who will absorb the sound.
Of course, rugs are comfortable and cozy. It feels soft to the skin and it can even take some pressure off your body. Most people will agree that it is much comfy to stand or sit on a rug than on a hard surface.
Rugs are warmer than hard flooring like tiles or hardwood. It is known for its insulating ability which is good for the winter season. So if you don’t want to freeze your feet out, rug is a pretty good choice.
Trick #2. Release the Power of the Fairy Lights and Light Some Candle
Twinkling fairy lights are mesmerizing. They are the key to the door of coziness. Traditionally, we only put them up during Christmas. But in this generation, most people use them to decorate their homes year-round.
Fairy lights emit cozy lighting that can warm your soul. They are a perfect kind of lighting that can set the atmosphere in the room. But the master of setting the mood is the candle. It’s warm, romantic, and cozy.
Candle and fairy lights work well together in making your living room inviting. What’s amazing about candles is that they provide fragrance which is perfect for gathering. So to create a warm and inviting atmosphere, match your fairy lights with candles on the mantlepiece.
So don’t miss the chance to magically transform your living room. Your decors can make a statement if you highlight your place with a touch of fairy lighting and candle. Not to mention the warmth they provide to the room.
Trick #3. Hang a Christmas-Themed Wall Art
Don’t forget to decorate your living room wall with canvas art. They, too, need some makeover for the holiday. Wall arts are very easy to hang. They can fill blank walls with style. They are aesthetic too.
There are lots of designs that you can choose from. Also, you can decide what size of Christmas panel canvas art is best for your wall.
Trick #4. Throw in Some Fur and Pillows
The rug is cozy. That includes candles and fairy lights too. They both provide warmth, especially on those chilly winter eves. So to complete the package, add some throw faux fur and pillows to your living room.
Their thick lavish feel is so dreamy and warm to touch. And they’re very glamorous to look at too. Throw faux fur and pillow are not only for coziness. Because of their classy appearance, they, too, are the best home decor there is.
Trick #5. Put Up a Christmas Tree
One of the most awaited part of the holiday is when we put up a Christmas tree. It is basically the main focal point of all Christmas decors. Christmas trees are considered to be the king of all festive decorations.
Symbolic evergreens are traditionally used as Christmas trees. But plastic Christmas trees can do the job too. You can add yellow fairy lights around it too. To decorate your tree, you can unbox those baubles you have kept in the basement.
After putting up the tree, you may now place all the gifts under it. This way, you will feel more connected to the essence of Christmas. And that is giving. Also, don’t forget to leave a few spaces for the gift Santa has prepared for you.
Share the Spirit of Christmas
Christmas is going to be exciting with all these decors. Setting the mood of your home has never been this amazing knowing that all your loved ones will be home.
After a long day of hard work, you may now enjoy your newly transformed living room. Invite your family and friends over and share the spirit of Christmas. The best way to enjoy the cold weather is to gather around your warm living room and watch some Christmas film.
And by the way, enjoy the opening of gifts on Christmas day!