Christmas is approaching; those special and long-awaited dates of the year, in which the word ‘family’ makes sense. As every year, it is time to make room in your living room for the white Christmas tree and its long-awaited Christmas decorations. Take a pencil and paper, dear DIYer! In today’s post, we are going to show you different ideas to decorate a white Christmas tree is a simple and inexpensive way.
Small, large, with lights or colorful … There are a thousand and one types! Christmas trees can be as original and spectacular as you want. In addition, today there are different ways to decorate them. Balls, ribbons, lights, figures … A whole set of decorations and the latest trends in Christmas decorations that you can get at Servei Estació to fill your home with the spirit of Christmas.
Buying a Christmas tree can be your first challenge to overcome. Why? Well, the time to make decisions begins here … You will have to choose between two options: buy a natural fir, the kind sold at fairs or nurseries, or opt for an artificial Christmas tree.
A natural Christmas pine needs some basic care, such as watering it once a week and placing it away from any source of heat. However, its naturalness and beauty make it the most ecological option, of course.
However, artificial trees support ornaments better, do not need care, and can be located near the fireplace, where Santa Claus lands. It should be noted that today it has a wide variety of colors, shapes, and materials.
So, you can find trees made from cardboard, foami, or wood. But, also, snow effect Christmas trees and many other models in blue, red, and even gold.
THE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS THAT YOU CANNOT MISS
If you have taken a tour of Christmas markets, decoration shops, and other stores, you will have already realized that there are countless decorations to go crazy among. For this reason, and in order to help you simplify the Christmas decoration in your home, we remind you which are the essential decorations for your tree:
The balls. You can buy them with different colors and decorations or even make them yourself with recycled plastic bottles, cork, or forex. Let your imagination fly!
The star. A Christmas tree is not a Christmas tree if it is not crowned with a star. It is important that you choose between different types of Christmas stars, the one that best combines with the decorations in your home.
The ribbons or tinsel. Ideal to provide the leafiness that the Christmas tree needs.
Some lights. It is not vitally important to locate lights on your tree, but it can be an essential ornament if you want to bring light to your home decor. If you are going to place them, remember to do it before placing any other ornaments, to prevent them from getting entangled with the rest of the decorations.
If you really want to get a very original tree, we advise you to decorate it with the little ones at home. This activity can become the perfect excuse to share unforgettable moments with the family. You dare? Surely all together you will be able to give a fun and adorable touch to the Christmas tree in your home.
Once you are clear about the decorations to place on your tree, it’s time to buy them! It may be that at this time you doubt the color or combinations indicated for this type of decorations. To make this task easier for you on how to decorate a Christmas tree, we give you some tips and ideas:
We start with the elegant. Gold is the most exquisite color of Christmas. Decorating your tree with this tone is a success! You will only need some golden balls and ribbons. Of course, avoid overloading the tree decoration by placing too many lights. Remember that gold shines on its own.
GREEN WITH RED
The classic. If you want a traditional tree that reminds you of nougat and Christmas carols, go for red decorations. Take advantage of the green of the tree to highlight the strength of your red balls, ribbons, and tinsel. With lights and a white star on the top, you will get the typical Christmas tree!
THE WHITE SNOW
Another of the most desired options is the Christmas tree in white or snow effect. If your fir is natural, try to achieve this effect with an artificial snow spray. In the case of buying an artificial tree with a snow effect, you will have the problem solved! All you have to do is add some balls and silver or red tinsel.
THE MODERN BLUE WITH SILVER
Blue decorations with silver have become very fashionable when it comes to Christmas. Try making a totally different Christmas tree using this color palette.
We hope these tips have been of great help to you in learning how to decorate a white Christmas tree. If you still have questions or want to receive some tips and advice on how to prepare your home for Christmas decorations, we are waiting for you at Calle Aragón 270-272, between Passeig de Gràcia and Rambla Catalunya!