6 Last-Minute Christmas Decorating Ideas

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These last-minute Christmas decorating ideas are truly for the lazy and uninspired (yes, we’re looking at you!).

Thanksgiving has already passed, and so is your energy. We can’t blame you. Thanksgiving can be exhausting to the point that you might not have enough motivation and inspiration to deck up your home for Christmas. However, don’t fret because we have quick and easy last-minute Christmas decorating ideas every tired grown-up would love!

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Add Pots of Christmas Plants

One of the easiest last-minute Christmas decorating ideas is to add fresh Christmas plants to your home. You can add small ornaments to make it look like mini trees. It will instantly brighten and freshen up your space!


Decorate With Poinsettias

Add a vibrant red to your home with vases of poinsettias! You can use them as a table centerpiece or mix them in garlands and hanging wreaths.


Display Your Holiday Cards

Trust us when we say hanging holiday cards is one of the easiest and fastest ways to add Christmas cheer to your space. Display them in your mantel or create a mini Christmas-themed gallery wall. You can also use them as tree ornaments or shape them into a tree.

Fill a Jar or Bowl With Christmas Ornaments

Your home can look and feel Christmas-y by piling up ornaments in bowls or glass jars. If you’re feeling a bit inspired, you can create a snow globe version with glass jars. Simply fill it with faux snow, place your Christmas decoration like Santa or his reindeers. Pretty creative, right?

Hang Wreaths and Garlands

One of our easiest last-minute Christmas decorating ideas is to hang wreaths and garlands. If it looks too plain for you, you can mix it with ribbons, small ornaments, and berries.

Light Up Your Home

It doesn’t get much easier than adding string lights to your home to make it merry and bright for the holiday season.

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