Deck The Halls! Add Some Last Minute Festive Cheer To Your Home

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Christmas is now very nearly here so it’s your last chance to deck your home in Christmas spirit! If you like to keep things simple then you don’t need to go all out to get a festive effect, subtlety can always be applied. However you can always go a bit nuts on the decorations, it is Christmas after all!

This holiday is no longer just about tinsel and snow spray, there are lots of occasions you can decorate for, entertaining being a big one. And of course just general furnishings to give your home that extra lift.

Bring some Scandinavian style to your Christmas celebrations with these beautiful white porcelain hearts. They can be delicately hung on the tree, or on the wall and they can even be tied to gifts as a personal touch. You’ll definitely be dreaming of a white Christmas with these beauties glistening. Coming in a set of six and hung by organza ribbon, £10 from The White Company.

December is one month where we can truly indulge and not worry about counting calories. So bring on the cakes, pies and nibbles that we can seriously tuck into. Ditch the old Pyrex and please don’t just leave treats in the packet, display them in this quirky Segaform star-shaped dish perfect for entertaining. £25 from John Lewis.

Bring a little love into your home for Christmas. With a sweet ‘Love Actually’ feeling it will certainly get you looking forward to the run up to the big day. This red flocked design will make your home seem all that more warmer, it is where your heart is after all. £10 from Next.

Fill your home with a warming glow, and there is nothing better to do this with than a massive candle of course! No more of the boring old white ones, now you can have something more contemporary but with a traditional look. It’s actually so pretty I’m not sure I could burn it! But then it is Christmas, and it would look a bit silly at Easter so light it up! £12 from Paperchase.

Christmas baubles have really took off in the last few years, and they’re getting quirkier than ever! No longer do we only find reindeer and bells, you can now get anything from cupcakes to this amazing gingerbread house! Accessorize stock a brilliant range of of tree decorations, and this one is fantastic! Give lift to any old tree with this one for only £4.00! So try something new this Christmas…

Images from Paperchase, Next, Accessorize, John Lewis and The White Company

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