Top 10 Modern Christmas Decorating Ideas and Color Trends

christmas decorating ideas, modern christmas colors and christmas tree decorations

Christmas decorations in purple color and orange flowers


Natural themes and winter holiday decorations made with natural materials define modern trends and Christmas decorating ideas in eco style. Traditional Christmas decorations, combined with nature inspired Christmas tree ornaments, look fabulous, blending all these beautiful Christmas decorating ideas into spectacular displays.

Mushrooms and floral designs, birds and butterflies decorations, fish and glass Christmas balls with leaves or grass, winter inspired ornaments and traditional handmade crafts are stylish Christmas decorating ideas that mix vintage style with contemporary ideas and bring unique character into Christmas decor 2013.

Christmas decorations in rich purple colors are one of modern trends in home decorating for Christmas and New Years Eve party. Combined with elegant silver and soft white colors, black and rich blue color tones, warm yellow or orange color shades, Christmas decorations in purple color create fabulous winter holiday decor.

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Here are top 10 fresh, inspiring, interesting and modern Christmas decorating trends 2013 that invite you to experiment and personalize your home interiors, creating one-of-a-kind, intimate and festive winter holiday decorĀ  that reflects old traditions, but allows to enjoy a contemporary flavor of new ideas.

1. Christmas decorating ideas in vintage style

Vintage Christmas decorating themes, garlands, ribbons and ornaments in vintage style are perfect for romantic and luxurious winter holiday decor.

Christmas tree decorations in vintage style
Traditional Christmas balls and nature inspired decorating theme for Christmas decor in vintage style

2. Christmas decorating in eco style

Nature inspired Christmas decorating themes: birds, butterflies, fish, mushrooms, rabbits, lizards, pine cones, branches, fresh and dried leaves or flowers, all images that bring the nature inside, – are great for modern Christmas decor in eco style.

Christmas wreath with floral designs and mushrooms in white, orange and red colors
Edible decorations and nature inspired Christmas decorating theme

3. Asymmetrical centerpieces, combined with small Christmas tree ornaments

Christmas tree decorating with an unusual large centerpiece, placed asymmetrically on branches instead of the tree top, add interest to colorful holiday decor. A large bird or fish, a single butterfly or oversize colorful Christmas ball makes a focal point for modern Christmas tree decoration, complimented with smaller Christmas tree ornaments and LED lights.

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Christmas wreath with asymmetrical design

4. Christmas decorations in deep purple colors

Christmas decorating ideas that mix deep purple color shades with cool white and silver tones, or warm yellow and orange color shades, look very stylish, festive and bright.

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5. A touch of red color

A touch of red color brings modern retro styles into Christmas decorating, defining one of the most popular trends in home decorating for winter holidays.

Red Christmas balls and garlands, holiday decorations in vintage style
Traditional red colors for Christmas decorating

6. Fresh flowers

Fresh flowers bring exclusive chic into homes and enhance Christmas atmosphere with amazing aroma and spectacular look.

Fresh flowers in glass or ceramic vases, one of modern Christmas decorating trends 2013
Christmas decorations in purple color and orange flowers

7. Wooden Christmas decorations

Wooden Christmas tree decorations and candle holders, combined with deep purple colors create warm, but royal and luxurious atmosphere. Brown colors of natural wood finishes look fabulous with deep purple color shades, accentuated with silver and golden colors, and turn holiday tables into gorgeous centerpieces that are impressive and welcoming.

Wooden candle holders for modern Christmas decorating
Wooden Christmas tree ornaments decorated with knits and lace

8. Silky and soft fabrics, lace and ribbons

Silky fabrics in rich colors, soft knits and felt, cotton and wool, combined with lace and bright ribbons add tenderness and romantic feel to Christmas decorating ideas in contemporary or vintage style.

Soft fabrics, felt and lace, modern Christmas decorating ideas
Silky ribbons in bright Christmas colors

9. Christmas decorating with glass and ceramic

Beautiful vases made of colored glass, fragile glass Christmas tree decorations, ceramic flower pots and porcelain figurines in milky white and light gray color tones are one of traditional Christmas decorating trends that add charming details and unique designs that enhance Christmas tree and holiday table decoration.

Christmas decorating with glass and ceramics in rich purple colors
Floral arrangements in purple-colored glass vases, modern Christmas table centerpieces

10. Chic simplicity

Elegant simplicity is one of modern Christmas decorating trends that blends comfortable luxury with meaningful symbols while creating simple and elegant holiday decor. Light Christmas decor in contemporary minimalist or rustic style allows to create unique atmosphere, that emphasizes the spirit of this wonderful winter holiday with light colors, natural materials, unpretentious accents, symbolic, peaceful and pleasant room decorating ideas.

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Simple Christmas table decorations and centerpieces made with green plants, candles, pine cones, decorative balls and ceramic flowerpots

  by Ena Russ   

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