10 Ways to Decorate with Christmas Ornaments

Christmas decorating ideas - with ornaments

Considering Thanksgiving is only a week away,  I don’t think it’s too soon to start talking about Christmas decorating.

I’m in the process of decorating now. I wanted to have it completely done before Thanksgiving, but that may have been a little too ambitious, lol. In the meantime, I’m enjoying others’ inspirational photos. I put together this round-up of ways to decorate with Christmas ornaments. Ornaments are the most versatile Christmas decorating accessory for sure!

If you remember my eucalyptus wall decor, you know I like using branches in decorating. They add a natural element. This whole window display is so festive.

ornament branch in window

via Pinterest

The colors of these Christmas ornaments are so beautiful it makes me want to decorate my entire tree in blue and white.

bowl full of ornaments for Christmas

Country Living

I love the beaded garland and the snowball ornaments here.

chronicles of home staircase garland

Chronicles of Home

Simplicity is often best, as this natural centerpiece demonstrates.

pear christmas centerpiece

via Pinterest

Genius idea, use Christmas ornaments in your lanterns.

Driven by Decor ornament lanterns

Driven By Decor

Ask your local Christmas tree farm for the extra cuttings and they will give them to you. There are so many ways to use them, but I’ll save that for another post.

branch with ornaments

via Pinterest

Metal cookie cutters as ornaments is the cutest idea.

cookie cutter ornaments

Olde Green Cupboard

Glimmer strings elevate this simple display.

ornaments with glimmer strings


I definitely feel simple is best this year, I love the candle centerpiece surrounded by ornaments.

candle and ornament tray

This would make a pretty centerpiece idea for your Christmas dining table or on a coffee table.


String some ornaments to your chandelier for instant cheer.

ornaments on chandelier

DIY Passion

Fill a bowl with gold leaf ornaments and place it on a counter or shelf for a pretty vignette.

the honeycomb home

Tie large ornaments onto your banister instead of garland, or use both!

Christmas ornaments on stairs


How do you decorate with Christmas ornaments? Tell us in the comments!



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