Are you the type of Christmas decorator who goes for a bold look or likes a more traditional display? Or maybe you march to the beat of your own drum with contemporary styles and unexpected pops of color? Whichever kind you are, Balsam Hill has a selection of CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS that fit any trending theme this year.

Christmas Trends for Decorating

Whether you’re one to go all out or opt for something simpler, Balsam Hill can help create your ideal Christmas decorating theme. Here’s a list of the most popular holiday trends this year as well as our product recommendations for each style.

Artificial Christmas tree decorated with blue and white ornaments

Icy Winter Hues

Capture the beauty of a wintry sky with a blend of deep blues and bright whites. Decorate your tree with dark blue and silver ornaments to mimic a starry night, then bring the sparkle of a frosted winter forest with jeweled picks. Add a CAPIZ SNOWFLAKE LIGHTED TREE TOPPER to round up the theme.

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Christmas tree decorated with bird, mushroom, and critter ornaments

Woodland Charm

Enchant guests with forest-themed Christmas decorations. Hang woodland creature ornaments on your tree to create a charming backdrop for your gatherings this season. Add texture with a SPECKLED FEATHER GARLAND and complete the look with a brown faux fur skirt.

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Artificial tree decorated with silver and gold ornaments

Vintage Glamour

Showcase the grandeur of the roaring ‘20s with this vintage Christmas theme. Christmas décor in silver and gold provide an elegant contrast to your tree’s foliage and complement any holiday motif. You can also add sheer or metallic ribbons to your design for texture.

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Artificial Christmas tree decorated with deep red, green, and gold ornaments

Brilliant Bordeaux

Taking its name after the wine-growing region of France famous for its dark red wines, this theme centers around a deep red hue with maroon or purple tones that goes well with emerald green and gold. Choose this style if you want to bring a sophisticated twist to the classic Christmas colors.

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 Christmas tree with red, blue, green, and plaid décor

Farmhouse Chic

Farmhouse décor embraces all things warm and welcoming. Choose greenery featuring magnolia leaves, pinecones, and red berries. Hang them on your entryways and banisters to carry the theme throughout your indoor spaces. Display our LIT FARMHOUSE WOODEN VILLAGE at the base of your tree for a rustic touch.

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Artificial tree decorated with red and white ornaments

Nordic Frost

Inspired by Scandinavian style, the Nordic Frost theme highlights the beauty of a Northern European winter. Recreate this look with a simple yet stunning combination of silver, white, and red accents. For a unique touch, use a red berry bouquet tree topper to crown your Christmas tree.

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 Christmas tree with burnished metal decorations in matte green and gold colors

Burnished Metals

Channel old-world elegance with burnished metal décor. Display antiqued pieces in gold and earthy colors to evoke timeless charm. Place them atop tables and consoles for a polished look. Tie up the theme with a matching wreath and garland over your fireplace mantel.

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Artificial tree decorated with silver and crystal ornaments

Crystal Palace

Put a twist to the classic winter wonderland look with Christmas decorations featuring silver or champagne hues. LED fairy lights add a charming glow to this style, while pre-lit tabletop trees make the ambience even more magical. Drape matching greenery over banisters and kitchen counters to spread cheer throughout your home.

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Frosted Christmas tree decorated with silver and glass ornaments

Winter White

Inspired by snow-frosted trees, this decorating theme goes well with glass ornaments that give a subtle shimmer when they catch the light. For a bold statement, dress up the FROSTED BH BALSAM FIR® with a pop of color. Alternatively, maintain a neutral palette throughout your home for a cohesive look.

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A sparse artificial Christmas tree next to a lit wooden mantel

Minimalistic

Make a big statement with minimal effort. Highlight the beauty of your artificial Christmas tree with little to no ornaments. For a more organic look, choose a sparse tree as your holiday centerpiece. Then, set flameless candles on your coffee table vignette to create a cozy atmosphere.

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MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT CHRISTMAS THEME TRENDS FOR 2022?

Below we answer some of your commonly asked questions about decorating for Christmas this year.

  • What Is the Biggest Christmas 2022 Décor Trend?

    This year’s Christmas trends include traditional or nostalgic themes, nature-inspired looks, and vintage glamour — classic styles that bring timeless elegance to every space. Meanwhile, contemporary options highlight more metallics, Scandinavian or minimalist designs, and bursts of color that create visual interest.

  • What Are the Most Popular Christmas Decorations in 2022?

    Aside from classic greenery like WREATHS and GARLANDS, LIGHTS and CANDLES continue to be the most popular Christmas decorations. FROSTED TREES have also become one of the biggest 2022 Christmas tree trends for the unique look and sophistication they bring to any space.

  • What Are the Christmas Color Trends for 2022?

    Blue and gold is a popular holiday color combination this year. Many are also incorporating shades of pink into their décor as it looks tasteful against a beautiful backdrop of greenery. Some minimalist options are also making waves this year such as neutral palettes like black, white, and brown.

We hope this helps inspire you to recreate or add your own twist to Christmas trends this year. Visit the Balsam Hill website to see our full collection of tree decorations, holiday accents, and more.

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