A truly elegant Christmas tree design is more than just the sum of its parts. It’s about balancing all of the individual elements to create a harmonious whole. Nothing too flashy or too bright. The perfect combination of colors, lights, ornaments, and decorations can make your tree look like it was designed by an interior designer. Stick with a color pallet or theme for a gorgeous, elegant Christmas tree.
Here are some tips for making your Christmas tree look as elegant as possible.
Pick a Theme
When it comes to creating an elegant Christmas tree, put away the bright rainbow lights, odd ball ornaments, and tinsel garland. Those fall under flashy, showy, or nostalgic trees (which are still great).
An elegant tree atheistic means cohesive, easy on the eye, and fits the room. When picking a theme, consider the color of the room. Pulling a color from that room for the bulbs arranged through out creates a very harmonious effect.
Soft Glowing Lights
One of the key components of an elegant Christmas tree design is the use of pretty lights. To achieve a sophisticated and graceful look, opt for a set of warm white or soft golden-toned lights.
These hues not only evoke a sense of festivity but also help to create a cozy atmosphere that is perfect for the holiday season.
When arranging the lights, ensure that they are evenly spaced and woven throughout the branches to create a uniform glow.
Remember, the goal is to enhance the tree’s natural beauty with a gentle illumination that complements your ornaments and decorations.
Pretty ornaments with monochrome or complimentary colors is another essential part of creating an elegant tree design. Choose ornaments that have delicate patterns and embellishments to give your tree a touch of luxury.
You can also use multi-colored ornaments in complementary color tones, such as silver and gold, for a classic aesthetic. Don’t forget to add some sparkle with glittery baubles or shiny decorations.
Show Stopping Ornaments
A Show stopper ornaments, such as a hanging star, mirrored ornaments, or an angel topper can complete the look of your elegant Christmas tree. The ones pictured here were picked up at Dollar Tree.
Carefully placed at the top of the tree, these pieces will add a special touch that reflects light and catches the eye.
You can also hang delicate garland, or ribbon, to create a magical winter wonderland effect that compliments your tree colors.
Pretty picks that fill the tree
Use natural or artificial picks to add texture and depth to your tree. Artificial picks such as pine cones, faux berries, and poinsettias will help achieve a full look without taking away from the elegance of the tree design. You can also fill any gaps between ornaments with small sprigs of greenery for a lush appearance.
Evenly dispersing the ornaments. The secret ingredient to a truly elegant tree design is even dispersal. Be sure to evenly distribute the ornaments and decorative elements throughout the branches of your tree for a balanced look.
An elegant tree creates balance to the eye. When you create balance and symmetry with your Christmas Tree decor, you will be able to achieve an elevated look.
Creating an elegant Christmas tree takes time, patience, and an eye for detail but with these start with these tips to give your Christmas tree an elegant glow-up.