The Christmas table decoration is something very important for New Years Eve or Christmas lunch. With Christmas approaching, we come back to this subject which interests you so much! Indeed, decorating the table well for New Year’s Eve is part of the preparations for Christmas. Putting your heart into it on Christmas Day, it is part of one of the greatest religious festivals that the Christian world knows.
Christmas table decoration: a tradition, a ritual, a pleasure
What should you find on a Christmas table? It seems natural to find the main dishes served at Christmas here. But still ! The Christmas table must be festive, unforgettable, splendid! We can decorate it taking into account the trend we have followed to make the interior Christmas decoration. If, for example, we decorated our tree with golden Christmas balls, we can keep the trend for the table decoration.
Christmas table decoration and the colors you choose
The colors with which we traditionally associate Christmas are the color red and the color green. Green like the fir trees and red like the blood of Christ, the clothes of Santa Claus, the Christmas star still called Poinsettia, that magnificent plant with red flowers that you see in the photo below, etc..
By choosing traditional Christmas colors, we do not necessarily choose a traditional decoration. Nothing prevents you from being surprised or surprised with a decoration in red and green. The possibilities are endless !
No Christmas table decoration is like another, even if the tones are the same! This is what is wonderful, that the Christmas table decoration is an expression of your tastes and feelings about the meaning of the holiday to you. !
There are several symbols with which we associate the Christmas party: the Christmas tree, Santa Claus, the crib, Jesus Christ, the Advent wreath, snow, snowmen, snowflakes, candles , reindeer, sleighs, poinsettia or Christmas star, bells and corresponding colors.
The balls of snow or ice, the bare branches, everything reminds us of winter and with it, Christmas. This is why all of this can make a great decoration. Here is how you can represent the bare forest in winter on your table thanks to this beautiful Christmas table decoration that you see on the photos above and below.
The magic of Christmas can easily come from the magic of winter. A Christmas table decoration full of sparkles and sparkles can be yours !
Shiny and sparkly Christmas table decoration
It can be gold, silver, glitter, etc. Glamorous and vibrant decor has always been the favorite of many people. Why ? Because this type of decoration is pretty, joyful and festive.
Sparkling and sparkling Christmas table decoration
The other type of dazzling decor is strings of small lights that can be twisted absolutely anywhere and light up the interior. Small lights have become an obligatory decoration. Hanging on the wall or left to light up the Christmas table decoration, they are in any case pretty !
Silver balls associated with crystal decoration, what a winter tale! What freshness! And despite the freshness, it is impossible not to feel the warm atmosphere all around. Christmas is that too.
Christmas table decoration: full of unusual colors !
Unusual colors at Christmas, why not! Christmas table decoration can be chic in purple and gold, for example. Purple is the color of mystery and aristocracy. Why not use it for the Christmas table decoration ?
And here is an even less usual color! Sky blue as the color of the Christmas table decoration! It goes well with white and silver.
The Christmas table decoration can be tricolor: blue, white, red. Heat in red and winter in white and blue … Love that shines and bursts the sparkling but cold and frozen world …
The following decoration is a bit strange. We chose an almost springtime Christmas table decoration. Instead of decorating using Christmas symbols, we decorate with trees and flowers. In any case, it’s original and very fresh !
It is even more springy and interesting the decor in pale pink, light blue and silver. On the other hand, there is a large dose of tenderness typical for the Christmas period. !
We return to traditional colors in order to compare with the decoration of unusual colors. Which of the decorations do you prefer? Color side? We hope that the photos we have selected for you will inspire you !
Golden Christmas table decoration
The golden Christmas table decoration is elegant and chic. It is more than festive. Such a decoration transforms the table into a place of highly appreciated traditions. At the table, we no longer talk everyday. We talk about values, love, belief, family.
Christmas table decoration can be simple, but it is always very special. A simple object such as a candlestick may suffice as a decorative object if it is golden.
Transparent Christmas table decoration
Transparent decorative objects are as pure as ice in winter. This decoration is even more refined than the golden decoration and the atmosphere it creates is special without being pompous.
Christmas table decoration and choice of decorative items
Our favorite things at Christmas are Christmas balls. Of all colors, they bring joyful touches. They create all kinds of moods depending on shape and color. Then there are the candles placed in candle holders or on candlesticks. Since the times the sparkle of the candle creates a warm or pompous, romantic or frightening atmosphere.
The musical and decorative Christmas snow globe
It is not the quintessential Christmas table decoration, but nothing prevents it from being stored at the table next to the Christmas balls. This item is full of magic !
A small metal tree for the napkins dominating the cutlery, a few balls scattered on the table, the crystal glasses and the Christmas table decoration is splendid !
Christmas balls can be arranged in dozens on tiers to form a cascade of Christmas balls.
The object that houses the Christmas balls can be of any kind. In this case (see photo below), it is no longer an object for cascading storage, but a support with a transparent cover.
Christmas table decoration: decorative gifts
Christmas is also about giving. Please note, this holiday is not for entertaining although the reception follows the offer. Giving is what best characterizes the idea of the party. Recall his affection, his love. Offer joy and smiles. Kissing the family is the loved ones. Material gifts are only the symbol or material medium of what it is really about. Use decorative gifts as a table decoration, why not !
Floral Christmas table decoration
One of the prettiest decorations for any party, and especially Christmas, is the floral decoration. Whether it is Christmas stars, red berries, pine cones or real flowers like rose, orchid, etc., it depends on your personal wishes and feelings.
The floral decoration symbolizes the fertility, peace and harmony that we adore and from which we created our aesthetic and philosophical model.
Like Christmas baubles, decorative Christmas flowers can come either plain or artificial. In this second case, it is a Christmas table decoration like any other, that is to say in different colors and accessories.
As part of the floral decoration, the fruits on the table also announce fertility and fertility. At Christmas, we believe and we hope to be able to benefit from this to have a better family life.
Christmas table decoration: spring and summer flowers
Combining spring and summer flowers with Christmas flowers is a fantastic idea! It may have less of the vision of Christmas, but the spirit of the holiday is there.
Christmas table decoration and animals
Animals are also an integral part of the Christmas decor. We have the ones that keep baby Jesus and that we put away when we make the nativity scene. But also Santa’s reindeer pulling his sleigh. Here is a less usual, the dove. On the symbolic side, the dove represents peace and serenity. So, it fits logically into the Christmas animal decor.
Barley sugar sticks and gingerbread for Christmas
Here is another symbol of Christmas! Who could imagine the table without these typical Christmas delicacies ?
Do-it-yourself Christmas table decoration
Designing your own decor for Christmas is a wonderful idea how to spend your time fully and surrounded by love and affection. It takes little to do it wholeheartedly and have the desired result. The decoration can be a small composition stored in a transparent bowl with a lid or a covered tray with a transparent lid, as shown in the example image below.
Another idea for home decorating is the Advent wreath with a self-made ball.
Original Christmas table decoration
If we are looking for originality in the way of decorating the table or in the decorative accessories used, it is above all to please the other, the one who is our guest.
It is also to achieve a certain aesthetic ideal that we have always sought to achieve because we have always needed it.
But also to demonstrate the importance of having relatives and friends around you.
Very little Christmas table decoration without forgetting to put the essentials, it is also to show that you care about the people you want to have by your side.
Surprising opulent decoration in spring colors
Respecting and following traditions in the name of love and social stability, that is what it really is. The way affects different people in different ways. This is why we do according to the occasion and according to the wish that we are trying to achieve.
Green and white Christmas table decoration
With the way of doing, the color, the shape, the installation, the aesthetics, we make a call, an announcement and a promise. Maybe we do it unconsciously, maybe not. The representation, the vision of a celebration has its own meaning.
It is obviously sometimes a question of showing our affection in consideration of the means at our disposal. So, in this case, whatever the means, everything is in the intention to do.
Any effort shows intention and then the means play no important role! With a simple Christmas table decoration everything can be said.
Simple but very original and touching table decoration for the Christmas party
In addition, and here we come back to the originality to which we have already alluded, it does not take much to be creative and original. You have to want to show that you are not indifferent, that’s all !
Countless Christmas Table Decorating Ideas
So, feel free to take it all the way and take a look at the images we have selected for you. You could take inspiration from it. Whether you set the table for Christmas every year in the same way, consider adding a new small decorative item and possibly getting rid of an old one if you are not looking to clutter.
Again, for it to please, put your heart, not your means. Willpower is what matters without saying that if there is both, the celebration will be grand. But greatness comes first from the love and affection you want to show.