If you’re not a fan of crazy colors, and the overload of green and red, we totally get that!
Neutral Christmas decor is one of the most popular trends over the last few years because not only is it timeless, but it is so much easier to put together and make your home feel super cozy.
That’s why we compiled this selection of 40 best ideas for beautiful neutral Christmas decor that will get you in the holiday spirit, and impress anyone visiting your home.
Below are a few tips on what to keep in mind when selecting your neutral holiday decor, and the curated selection of the best examples we found on Instagram. Check them out!
Table of Contents
Tips for Choosing Neutral Christmas Decor
If you’re new to holiday decorating, or you feel under pressure to create something truly spectacular, it can feel quite overwhelming. You don’t know where to start, what items to splash on and where to save.
Would the decor pieces be reused next year or do you think you will grow out of love with them? Below are some of the tips we found super helpful when selecting your Christmas decor in the neutral color scheme.
List the number of rooms you would like to decorate first, in order of priority. In most cases, the living room will go to the top spot and that’s where you should spend most of your effort. It’s the room where you are likely spending most of the time too.
Everything around Christmas revolves around the tree. You want to make sure that it matches well with the rest of the decor in the room. Choose the types of materials you want to use, colors scheme – yes even for a neutral decor you need to have a cohesive theme.
If your normal home decor is quite bright and not color-coordinated, you might start by taking down the colors a bit to make the room look more cohesive. The easiest and fastest way to do that is changing the pillows and using throw blankets, changing your rug and table cloth – if you’re using one.
If you’re not sure which direction to go for, the classic that always look good is a combination of natural material like pine and wood, with white or beige colors.
Christmas is all about the lights – don’t forget to add plenty of candles and fairy lights to each room you’re decorating
For the Christmas living room, there are some pieces that should get most of your attention – things like your mantle, coffee table, staircase and of course the Christmas tree.
Best Ideas for Neutral Christmas Decor Ideas
Below is a curated selection of 40 best ideas for neutral holiday decorating, as found on Instagram.
If you’re looking for even more inspiration, you can follow our Pinterest board where you will find hundreds more decorating ideas for Christmas!
To provide the best experiences, we use technologies like cookies to store and/or access device information. Consenting to these technologies will allow us to process data such as browsing behavior or unique IDs on this site. Not consenting or withdrawing consent, may adversely affect certain features and functions.
The technical storage or access is strictly necessary for the legitimate purpose of enabling the use of a specific service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user, or for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network.
The technical storage or access is necessary for the legitimate purpose of storing preferences that are not requested by the subscriber or user.
The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for statistical purposes.The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for anonymous statistical purposes. Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party, information stored or retrieved for this purpose alone cannot usually be used to identify you.
The technical storage or access is required to create user profiles to send advertising, or to track the user on a website or across several websites for similar marketing purposes.