Want to lift the ambiance of your garden or yard? Decorating the outdoor area of your home at Christmas can be a tad overwhelming. Not only will you need to craft ways to make it look festive and cheerful, but the need to weatherproof elements therein must also be taken into serious consideration. Think of exposure to snow or rain. But with the right Christmas garden decor ideas, you can eventually welcome guests with warmth and grace. To get you started, these budget-friendly ideas are quite handy.
Start with your doorway. A Christmas garden theme must be anchored into a focal point and what best way to encapsulate all that festive feel by drawing the eye to the center of your entryway. You can go for classic red poinsettias peppered with green, gold or silver ornaments. Or perhaps, an all-white number to contrast a dark wooden door. Take a good look at some of the most awesome Christmas wreaths to make your door stand out.
Get an inflatable Christmas decor. Think Santa Clause, a snowman, or reindeer pulling a sleigh. Of course, nothing beats decorating a tree but when your yard or garden is as flat as can be, these large inflatables are great alternatives to give your front yard a nudge in the right direction. This 7 Ft. Tall Santa Clause Christmas Inflatable, for instance, can be plugged into an outlet to light up at night.
Wrap string lights all over the place. You don’t have to worry about installing electrical outlets all over the place. With the Mpow Solar String Lights, you have 100 brilliant LEDs that charge at day and light up at night. Since they’re flexible, it can wrap around a tree or hedge, your fence, and everywhere you want to spread yuletide glee.
Decorate your home’s entryway columns and garden trellis. You can wrap them up with fairy lights so they shine bright at night. Another excellent choice is the Hootech Christmas Garland. At 9 feet per pack, this lighted decorative garland can give these areas the holiday they need.
Dress up your mailbox. A seemingly unobtrusive mailbox can be given a lift to become more festive with a few personal touches. You can decorate it with personal Christmas-y stuff like plaid scarves or garlands. Or you may opt for this CustomDecor Christmas Truck Mailbox Makeover Cover that can be stripped off as easily as it’s put on. Check out other Christmas decor for your mailbox.
Breathe new life to your hanging window planter. Line it up with huge Christmas balls like this red shatterproof by the Krebs. Bring in reds, greens, silver, blue, purple, and gold. Add some fairy lights and you a have a totally chic window that exudes holiday cheer.
Line up your garden pathway with Christmas lanterns. Some hang star-shaped ones or balls with flickering light within. A few of this RAZ Imports Lighted Snow Globe Lantern scattered all around your garden will add that graceful, majestic feel perfect for the holidays.
There is so much that you can do to make Christmas garden decor ideas add warmth and joy to your home. Simply let your imagination roam wild like a child being handed her first Christmas gift and set a budget that won’t hurt your pockets. Definitely, you don’t even have to spend thousands of dollars to make it work!