Last Minute Holiday Decorating Ideas
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The year has flown by so quickly and before you know it, the festive season is upon us. Now that Christmas is just days away, you may be regretting, leaving the holiday decorating to the last minute.
Don’t panic. We’ve rounded up five simple and quick holiday decorating hacks to make your home sparkle for the holidays. Moreover, we’re using items that are probably lying around the house. Hosting your party is going to be a breeze.
Join in on the yuletide fun, as we share all the inspiration you’ll need for some last minute holiday decorating.
1. Light 'Em Up
If there’s one excuse to glam up the room with lights and luminosity, it’s the holiday season. String and fairy lights coupled with candles add warmth, glow and a whimsy feel to any space.
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2. Go Green
Green is practically synonymous with the holiday spirit. Drape your holiday home with wreaths, garlands, or sprigs for a festive tablescape. Keep it au naturel or amp up with ribbons, lights, ornaments, pinecones, or berries – just to name a few.
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3. Season’s Greetings
Greeting cards do not have to suffer the fate of collecting dust in your drawer. Instead, put these cards to good use by adorning the place with them. Create a garland of cards or display on the Christmas tree, shelves or walls.
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4. Versatile Ornaments
There are probably 101 other ways to display ornaments. Group a bowl of ornaments in any colour combinations for a quick DIY centrepiece. Or hang these trinkets in unexpected places like chandeliers, windowpanes and even doorknobs.
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5. Glam up your Bar Cart
The bar cart is going to be a staple for endless nights of parties. So don’t hold back from glamming up your bar cart. Style the cart with gold and silver accessories, chic glassware and spare ornaments or sprigs.