When Christmas is around the corner, its a great excuse to decorate your whole St Croix Home, including the dining room and also the dining furniture too, as a lot of the Christmas celebrations will center around the Christmas feast. In fact creating a festive dining table for Christmas is a big part of the fun of decorating for the holidays.
The traditional colors of Christmas are red, green and gold, which are wonderful colors to produce an effect with. These are also colors that will match with most dining room furniture and decor too. There are many ways in which you can bring your dining table to life for this special time of the year.
Begin with a vibrant colored custom tablecloth of either red or green colors which can be matched to crockery you are going to use as well as the table decorations and the other accessories you choose to decorate your table with.
The centerpiece you choose for the dining table is a very important element. There are many different centerpieces to choose from, you may decide on a wreath with bells and bows or festive ornaments of Santa Claus, Rudolph or frosty the snowman. A traditional table centerpiece which is guaranteed to catch your visitors eyes is an elegant candle display in a candelabra or maybe the candles can be offset with some Christmas greenery, baubles or sparkles, Thick pillar candle lights are usually the best type to use for this kind of setting and creating different levels of candles produce a lovely visual effect. You can purchase a ready made centerpiece with candles, however this will take some fun out of creating your festive setting for the Christmas feast.
Your dining chairs can also be incorporated into your festivities as it is easy to decorate as little or as much as you want, if you are looking for a subtle feel for your chairs why not attach a few ornaments on each or for a more dramatic look a good idea is to take some bright red, gold or green ribbon and attach to the chairs with bows, you can even purchase novelty seat covers in the style of Santa Claus, snowmen, reindeer and many more. This method of decorating your chairs is a simple method to give an intensive festive feel to any dining room.
If you want to decorate the other pieces of furniture in your dining room such as the fire place or the dresser, you may want to create Christmas bowls by filling festively colored bowls with things like pine cones, bells, baubles or candles. Place setting on your table can be offset by using color coordinated china and scattering sprigs of holly, glitter or even have a miniature Christmas tree for each person at the table.
Christmas is a time of joy and celebration and by creatively decorating your home you will really enter into the Christmas spirit and make the holidays unforgettable for you, your family and friends.