Valeria Crescenzi

How to create a colorful Christmas

If you already know me, you know that I’m an interior decorator by day and a #colorhunter by night. It’s written in my Instagram bio but it’s more than a sentence. I do really love colors, they are energy made visible, and are crucial when working on an interior decoration project.

Today colors are the main ingredient of this new blog post dedicated to Christmas time. I’ve searched large and wide to select some cool DIY projects to create a colorful Christmas. From garlands to Christmas tree decorations, and gift wrap ideas I got you covered!

P.S. You’ll find the tutorials in each photo caption.

How to create a Colorful Christmas: the Christmas tree

Christmas tree can be decorated in many ways. To decorate a little different than usual try to use flowers, paper lanterns, or colorful handmade little objects. You could even create a fabric Christmas tree and frame it! Here below some ideas to steal.

Styling by Heather Nette King. Photography by Armelle Habib.
Tutorial on Style Me Pretty
Production by Sharon Misko. Photography by Nigel Lough


How to create a Colorful Christmas: Ornaments

From oversized ornaments to pompom wreaths and Santa’s stockings have a look at the ideas I gathered below!

Tutorial on Studio DIY
Follow the instructions on Aunt Peaches
Via DIY in PDX
Tutorial on Oh Happy Day
Via The House of Hood Blog

How to create a Colorful Christmas: Gift wrapping ideas

How do you wrap gifts in a colorful way? You can reuse and recycle old paper, newspapers, ribbons, small decoration objects, shipping cartons and even dried flowers. The sky is the limit!

Clockwise from top to bottom: Brit+Co // HonestlyWTF // Via Design Improvised // Tutorial on Think Make Share blog // Tell, Love and Party

Now you have everything you need to create a colorful Christmas at home. Are you ready to decorate? Share this article with your color-loving friends!


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