20 Unique Scandinavian DIY Christmas Decor Ideas

Christmas Decor Ideas

We all have our own unique styles for decorating our homes during Christmas. However, why don’t you try something new this year when you plan your Christmas decorations? The Scandinavian style of decorating uses Nordic threads and is quite simple to achieve. The use of white and minimalist elements will add a new dimension to your home this year.

Here Are Some Of The Best Scandinavian Decor Ideas:

Table Decor

Snip a few branches from your Christmas tree and place them in a vortive vase to create a simple and beautiful centrepiece.

Table Decor

Ornaments

Now you can use ornaments as table decor by sprinkling a few of them on the main dining table for an innovative take.

Ornaments

Burlap Ornaments

Cover Christmas balls in burlap and pieces of white cloth to create a very rustic decorating look.

Burlap Ornaments

Mason Jars

You can use mason jars a Christmas decor by placing a part of a Christmas branch in it or a few candy canes to give it a cool look.

Mason Jars


Reindeer

You can create this reindeer project by using a few corrugated cardboard boxes with a template that you can find at home. Encircle it with a wreath for a fun take.

Advent Calendar

Create a Nordic style Christmas tree from wood scraps. It can be left bare for a rustic look. Attach small packages on it to turn it into an Advent calendar.

Advent Calendar

Embellished Branches

Use a handful of bare branches and place them in a vase to create beautiful Christmas decor. No water is needed in the vase. Embellish them with Christmas ornaments for a great look.

Embellished Branches

Red and White Decor

Add a few red and white accents to your table linen and plates to give it a Christmas feel.

Red and White Decor

Window Wreaths

You can hang a number of single green wreaths from each window in your house. The greenery of the wreath is formed by snipping them from trees found outside.

Window Wreaths

Sweater Stockings

Stitch cable knits to form a row of sweater stockings which can then be stuffed with presents for the kids in the house.

Sweater Stockings

Mantle Decor

Make your fireplace mantle stand out by placing silver glass holders which can then be filled with LED candles as a safety measure.

Mantle Decor

Rustic Centrepiece 12

Use wheat stalks and cluster them together with red and white ribbon to create a centrepiece placed in a jar. Place some snow from outside in the jar for a Christmas feel.

Rustic Centrepiece 12

Twinkle Lights

Christmas twinkle lights can be used liberally and draped on mantels and shelves. These lights can also be coiled inside glasses or birdcages to give it a cool look.

Twinkle Lights

Candle Holders

Use transparent glass bottles and place candles in them to create holder. Use branches from the Christmas tree to decorate it without going over the top.

Wooden Stars

Shape Christmas stars from wood and paint it white to create a beautiful Christmas decoration which can be placed on the fireplace mantle.

Wooden Stars

Potted Tree Cuttings

Use a cluster of vintage tin containers and fill them with tree cuttings for a beautiful display that should last for a couple of months.

Scandinavian Treats

Rustle up some Nordic fare for your annual Christmas party. Serve the traditional spiced cookies and warm glogg.

Scandinavian Treats

Real Candles

Make things a bit more authentic this year by using real candles on your Christmas tree. However, use a fresh tree and keep a fire extinguisher nearby.

Sheepskin

Sheepskin

Sheepskins, whether real or faux, can be used to cozify a place. They are also extremely comfortable to sink your toes into.

Palette

Make use of a neutral palette for your Christmas decor. You can also use natural wood and a metallic hue to create a peaceful environment.

Palette