There are plenty of other ways to decorate for the holidays than with the stereotypical green and white color schemes. Instead, you can use different combinations and different styles. And just because it’s different than what we usually associate with Christmastime, doesn’t mean it can’t be as festive! In fact, it may even be more stylish. For example, using a blue and white scheme with subtle touches of sparkling silvers pays homage to the winter season while keeping the house super chic and romantic. So, why not switch things up a bit this year? Take a look at all these ideas and inspirations for decorating a blue & white Christmas!
First, let’s start with the tree. There are so many options out there when it comes to trees that you can pretty much incorporate any style you’d like. You can even find a white, silver or blue tree if you wish. Or have a beautiful, fresh Christmas tree and adorn it with the right combination of colored ornaments.
If you’re starting with a nice, clean and neutral palette then a blue & white color scheme is such a great choice. You have a great foundation already in place to bring out pops of powdery blues, crisp whites and glittering metallic. Make or find decor that blends well with your homes neutral coloring but that still evokes a sense of the holidays. Beautiful, sparkly miniature Christmas trees on the mantle, light blue candles, white Santa statues …. there are so many different ways to scatter around the festive decor.
Then there’s the dinner table. It’s the perfect way to incorporate your theme for this year’s Christmas decor. A sparkling, gorgeous blue & white centerpiece with plates and napkins to match. You may even be lucky enough to find a tablecloth that has a blue & white Christmas print. Add some silver table confetti and you have a pretty, whimsical table scape that matches your overall Christmas vision.
And you definitely cannot forget to create a Christmas wreath for the front door or several other places in the house! This is another great way to incorporate your Christmas theme! You can even add extra shades of blue to the wreath as well! Snowflakes, blue poinsettias, a touch of greenery or pretty white ornaments … these are all perfect additions to a holiday wreath.
Don’t forget your can emphasize this color scheme in some unsuspecting ways as well. If you’re a family who keeps gifts under the tree throughout December, try using wrapping paper that goes along with the theme. Believe it or not, your wrapping paper, when so much of it is seen, is a great way to add extra pizazz to your Christmas decor.