33 Best Christmas Table Decoration Ideas for Pandemic Holiday Party!
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The holiday season is here, so it’ll be time to un-box your Christmas decorations from storage and turning your home into your own winter wonderland. Although you may have the most obvious decorative spots, such as putting your Christmas tree in the living room and littering your front lawn with a bunch of festive outdoor decorations, it can be a simple, economical way to take your celebration to the next level by decorating your your dinner table. If you show your beautiful holiday cards or the favourite festive desserts of your family, this holiday season’s Christmas table decorations will make your home all the more happy, merry, and bright. So, what you are waiting for!
Nothing is more important on Christmas evening than the table scape. That’s why we are offering an inspiration for you to pick out your own design, whether you prefer a traditional spread or one that’s totally modern!
A Lovely Rustic Table Setting with Vibrant Shades of Pink
We all know, Christmas evening is one of the few holidays when the whole family gathers around the table.
But it is no wonder that this year’s 2020 holiday season will look different. This year, families around the nation will stay home as a result of COVID-19, cancel their travel plans and instead, log in to Zoom and Skype to visit friends and family from a safe distance. That is why the fact that one’s home is a source of joy and appreciation, thus this year it is notably more important than ever before. And what would be the better place than the dinner table to start, right!
There are almost infinite numbers of Christmas table setting ideas to choose from, from DIY decorations you can make with the children or on your own, to elegant centrepieces you can buy without breaking the bank, to bring even more holiday spirit into your home this holiday season.
Dining Table Decorated for Christmas and Evergreen Centrepiece
But still you yourself can create the Christmas spirit, if you decide to surprise your friends and family virtually simply steal the Christmas table decoration ideas given below.
White servings with gold or bronze plates make the table look very new, not only somewhat antique! Isn’t it? In addition, Christmas shopping will not be same anymore due to Covid-19. But no worries, you still have option like online shopping. Order your all items you need for table setting as early as possible. Since this year there will most likely be more online shoppers than ever before and famous products will go fast. Try avoiding contact with the delivery person when you collect online orders. Make sure that you quickly get rid of the outer packaging and thoroughly wash your hands after handling the packages. The shipments present a very low risk of coronavirus transmission, but it’s still possible.
Furthermore, you can make these cute Christmas masks from the paper. Make various shaped masks including snowman, Santa Claus etc. When you are done preparing, you can use them to take pictures and add booth styles pictures creating Covid Christmas memories.
Now, let me take you to the key centre pieces and festive ideas that will add cheer to your Christmas holiday dinner.
Christmas Table Decoration Ideas
01. Hang Wreath Chandelier
Hang the wreath chandelier over the table with natural trimmings like pinecones, berries, branches and holy leaves for more real look. Hang it up by using rustic rope!
02. Filled Glass Container on Wooden Trunk Slice
A five-minute DIY for your tablescape! Adorn your table with glass container filled up with nuts, cranberries, pinecones, cinnamon sticks, dried citrus on a centred polished wooden slice.
03. Adorned Wreath on Dining Chairs
Tie mini wreaths to your dining chair frames with ribbons. It will make every person at the table feel like an honorary guest.
04. Bottlebrush Trees on Christmas Dining Table
Bring holiday cheer by just DIY some bottlebrush Christmas trees which evokes a childish delight and just perfect for a whimsical party.
05. Succulents on Wooden Table Setting
Keep rustic wooden table live with succulents. Keep it casual as a centerpiece and over every dishes.
06. Colourful Table Decorations
Decorate the fun colourful ornaments on your table. No greens must be included. Just make it totally colouful. But, don’t forget to have different hues of dishes too!
07. Repurposed with Old Wine Bottles
Wrap your empty wine bottles with a silver or golden paper and lush of ribbons for a holiday candleholder. Yes, you can do it!
08. Plates Wrapped in a Bow
It’s a simple way to dress up your party dine for gatherings. It is quicker and look stunning with various ribbons.
09. Snowy Winter Wonderland Settings
Give your table a burst of life of this winter by turning them in to a white and silver décor. Add some snowflake coasters, white painted pinecones and snowy Christmas trees as a centrepiece.
10. Christmas Tree Napkin
Wrape your large linen napkins in to Christmas tree with creative folding technique.
You can DIY, it is very simple. Try it!
11. Sparkling Pinecones
You can dress up a simple place setting with a pinecones and name tag cut from scrapbook paper and attached to a whitewashed pinecone. You can also place pinecone tree as a centrepiece that dramatically changes the way the dining looks.
12. Chair Swags
You can cut the pieces of shiny or attractive fabric to tie into graceful loops on your chair backs!
13. Cross-Stitch Your Napkins Swags for Christmas Table Decoration
You can bring a touch of modern-folk art to your table by simply stitching your napkin with different patterns which is an adorable addition to your holiday dinner.
14. Decorative Tray
A fancy vintage silver tray becomes a standout centrepiece when dressed with glowing tea lights, fresh cedar branches, several glitzy ornaments, and a single pinecone!
15. Sky-high Christmas Centrepiece
A 3-tiered dining centerpiece decorated with eating items makes your eve my eatery & hungry.
16. Colourful Balls of Fun on Christmas Dining Table
You can create a colourful centrepiece by simply filling a shallow bowl with glittering coloured ornaments with chocolates.
17. Use Fresh Flowers for Christmas Table Setting
You can create your own customized flower composition by covering glass cans with wrapping paper and embellishing them with ribbon.
18. Focus on Your Family
You can make family photos for your table centrepiece. Simply choose pics from Christmases past for a trip down memory lane and place two photos back-to-back on memo clips, so you’ll be able to see a picture no matter where you sit!
19. Natural Touches for Christmas Table Decoration
You can use decorative wine and ornamental balls, with feathers, garland and white bird to carry the woody natural centerpiece in to a fascinating table displayed.
Apart from table decoration, you can give your home a natural touch with these tips.
20. Bountiful Bowl for Christmas Table Decoration
You can use fresh loose greens, large pinecones and red pears for a natural look.
21. Sparkly Candles on Christmas Dinner Table
You can add some homemade sparkle to your candles. It adds flavour to your table settings and yes brighten-up your dine.
22. Jingle Bells
An oversized bell holds the personalized name cards for each guest. Try it for this year.
23. Rustic Elegance to Christmas Dining Table
You can treat your guests to the luxury of using different plates and bowls for each course. Serve the soup in a wooden bowls, followed with a salad on a delicate plate and finish with dinner on a square wooden plate. Get it more natural with cinnamon aroma.
24. Red Berries
You can fill a glass jars with red cranberries and some evergreen branches over it to give your evening a special emphasis with reds and greens.
25. Woodland Table
For an unique focal, think about a live moss as a focal point with a green mound and stones. The moss stays green for weeks, but it does shd. You just need to lay a protective surface under it. You can also scatter some pinecones and slender candles around it.
26. Lantern Light on Table
You can surround your table with lanterns along with fresh greenery and pinecones for a classic, elegant centrepiece!
27. Forest Creatures on Christmas Dining Table
You can create a pretty winter scene on a white plate covered with artificial snow and set a plate on a shallow bed of artificial pine twigs. Add tiny trees and deer statues or other animal figures for a complete forest – woodland look.
28. Wrapping Paper Trees as Christmas Table Decoration
You can trim the dining table with paper trees in a different colours and patterns. For the simplest tree, simply wrap paper around a foam cone.
29. Game Greeting on Christmas Dining Table
Using a Scrabble game tiles, can spell out your seasonal message. Place it on a platter and accent with ornaments, fresh greens, nuts, berries or ribbons for a whole look.
30. Christmas Song Lyric Table Runner
This creative design is a brilliant DIY project to bring charm to your dining table!
31. Reindeer Coffee Table Centrepiece
During all the hustle and bustle surrounding the cold and insane Christmas season, it’s easy to miss the little details that make a house so cosy. These ideas for coffee table decor are a perfect way to tie in the spirit of Christmas in the entire house. To create a uniform and pleasant centrepiece, use small reindeer figurines and matching adornments. Then add some pinecones and greens to the project, light a few different candles in the centre as you see fit.
32. Candy Cane Name Holders
This is an easy decoration for a Christmas table that you can whip up in no time. We know that you are busy on holidays, slightly more stressed out than normal, and you run around like a chicken with your head cut off. We’re all! This is a perfect choice for you if you’re looking for some great decor ideas and something festive but still want to save time this holiday season. Pick up a festive ribbon, add a little glue to keep 3 candy canes in place, and print your guests’ names on small cards (or write them by hand). It’s simple, effective and elegant. What more could you have asked for?
33. Snowman Table Setting
This is one of the simpler ideas for decorating the Christmas table that you can do without having to go out in search of special crafty pieces, so this is the perfect during this Covid pandemic as you can not go to shop for buying decorative items. This is as fundamental as it comes, which makes it so darn sweet. White bowls, black olives, mini carrots, white napkins, silverware, black and red napkins, and… voila! You’re nice enough to go! This is a perfect way to do it if you’re looking for some great decor ideas and a fun way to get the kids interested this Christmas and make them help out by setting the table.
All in all, I just wanted to say, use these gorgeous tablespaces as an inspiration as the most of them are easy to pull off so you can spend less time on finding the right table decorations ideas and more time on perfecting your Christmas recipe. And do not forget to follow the guidelines to make your celebration safe.
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And do not forget to refer these articles on indoor and outdoor Christmas decorating ideas.