The festive season is fast approaching and there is still a lot of shopping to be done. You just want your home to look nice and your Christmas tree to look different from that of your neighbor's. If you are quite tired with decorating the tree in the same old traditional manner, then you should experiment and try something different this year. There are various ornaments and decorations available in the market which will help you in accomplishing your plan. First, choose a theme for your Christmas tree. Then you just need to shop for the right stuff which will be needed to bring your dream tree to reality. A well decorated Christmas tree doubles the fun of the festivities and remains the talk of the neighborhood for the festive season.
Christmas Tree Theme Ideas
Snow, Angel and Santa
It is a great idea to decorate your Christmas tree based on a theme which is quite synonymous to the festival. Your Christmas tree theme can circle around snow and everything related to it. You can use Santa masks as ornaments. Add artificial snow to cover the branches and leaves and add snowflake ornaments. You can actually go on adding delicate angels along with a star to top the tree with. The tree will give the entire room a very festive and elegant look.
Edible Christmas Tree Theme
If you are a foodie or a culinary maestro, then this theme will definitely suite your Christmas tree placed in your kitchen. Children will love this kind of decoration on your tree. To start with the decorations make a long string of popcorns which will serve as a ribbon to circle your Christmas tree with. Add ornaments like cookies, candy canes, candies, cupcakes. You can even go with ripe fresh fruits like strawberries and cranberries.
The Christmas Family Tree
Christmas is a festival which brings families together. So why not go with a theme which will actually strengthen the bonds between your family members? Start with the pictures of the youngest members which will be on the top of the tree and the oldest members on the bottom of the tree. With these pictures you can also place ornaments which were gifted to you by any family member throughout the years. To give it a finishing touch, link the photographs with the help of a ribbon so that it actually looks like a family tree.
This too can be a great theme for your Christmas tree. Why not be in the carnival mood and invite Santa and his elves from the North Pole to join you in the celebrations? Add Santa Claus and elf ornaments to your tree along with reindeers, tools, paintbrushes, ladders, and red and white candy canes which represent the North Pole. For the finishing touch, add red and whit lightings to the tree.
Musical Christmas Theme
This theme will work great with your decor if you are a music lover. Your tree will look like a tree of music. Add miniature musical instruments to your tree like a saxophone, piano or piano keys and other such stuff. Also add music scrolls along with old gramophone records, if you have any. White colored lighting will develop the perfect ambiance for your musical tree.
Color Christmas Tree Theme
If you want this Christmas to be colored in your favorite color, then start with your Christmas tree. You can experiment a little with combining a couple of colors. Try sticking to the colors which go with the festive season and if you are thinking of using gold or silver decorations, then be conscious while choosing the colors which go with it. For e.g. red and burgundy colors go with golden color and silver suits colors like blue green and pink.
Adding a theme to your Christmas will refresh the atmosphere of the festive season. It is no necessary to stick to these few ideas. You can explore and experiment and come up with much different ideas.
Deciding a theme for your Christmas tree can be a little confusing and hence, here are a few easy-to-do options.