Renowned for their good taste in decoration, it is during the end-of-the-year celebrations that our neighbors in northern Europe display all their talents! Indeed, the Scandinavian countries know perfectly how to decorate their interior to create a soft, warm, and relaxing atmosphere. This is why, with the approach of the Christmas holidays, their interior is transformed into a charming, delicate, and fairy cocoon.
Between sweetness and tradition, discover 35 ideas for a perfect Christmas decoration, in the purest Scandinavian spirit.
1. An elegant & chic Scandinavian style Christmas tree
A magnificent tree decorates and dresses the interior of this apartment with a Scandinavian look. It’s all in the details, like the pretty Christmas tree rug!
2. Natural materials & a clean look
You don’t need much to give a Scandinavian style to the Christmas tree. The decoration of a tree with a Scandinavian tendency is very refined, leaves room for the naturalness of the tree to sublimate it. No more Christmas trees overloaded with ornaments and balls of all colors! A good idea to remember to set up a small Christmas decoration.
3. A mini tree in a stainless steel flowerpot
If you don’t have room for a big tree-like in the first photo, go for the mini tree! Very trendy, practical, and decorative, it brings a very natural touch.
4. Christmas tree with pallet wood & a ball light garland
The Scandinavian Christmas decoration gives free rein to the imagination and DIY projects, the proof with this Christmas tree in pallet to put on the floor or directly on a piece of furniture in your living room.
5. A Nordic Christmas star with an LED garland
A pretty star made from recycled wood branches for Christmas decoration with a Nordic touch. Dress up this star with a little light garland.
6. A Scandinavian-inspired hanging advent calendar
A pretty DIY garland with clothespins for the advent calendar, the Scandinavian inspiration of course.
7. A natural & simple Scandinavian Christmas wall decoration
Another example of an advent calendar with a Scandinavian look. You can do this at home using small paper bags, a branch, and string. A simple and trendy idea to replace the traditional advent calendar
8. A glass jar & a few pine cones
A small living room table decoration to bring a Scandinavian touch to your interior. All you need is a mason jar, pine cones, a candle holder, and a few branches! An idea to remember to quickly make your very first Scandinavian decoration for Christmas.
9. An alternative & Scandinavian Christmas tree for small spaces
We love this Scandinavian Christmas idea for decorating small living rooms! An alternative to the Christmas tree that is both original and practical for small spaces. Hang a canvas ( here representing a Christmas tree ) for a truly unique look in your interior.
10. A Scandinavian Christmas tree to hang
An ultra original idea for Christmas: a tree… hanging! Scandinavian Christmas decoration can also be quirky while remaining clean and soft.
11. A mix of modern & Scandinavian style
A modern apartment with a pallet Christmas tree that doubles as an advent calendar. Practical, it does not take up space, just hang it on the wall to avoid cluttering up the floor space. An idea to remember to decorate a small apartment or a studio for the holiday season.
12. A minimalist & Scandinavian Christmas wreath
A Scandinavian decor for the end of the year celebrations, natural and vegetal atmosphere for your walls with this pretty minimalist Christmas wreath.
13. Wall decoration for Christmas to make with cardboard
Trophies are particularly trendy in decoration, take the opportunity to dress your walls with a Scandinavian touch at Christmas! Above, a cardboard trophy decorated with a pretty crown.
14. An LED light wire to place in a jar
A very simple and so pretty idea for a Scandinavian Christmas decoration with this glass jar accompanied by a light garland. To be placed in several places in your home …
15. Nordic-inspired Christmas letters to put on furniture
Wooden letters to represent ” Christmas “, in different colors. Simply put on a shelf, allows you to complete the decoration of your interior with a nice Nordic touch.
16. Graphic Scandinavian style candlesticks
Long striped candlesticks, very trendy for a Scandinavian Christmas decoration.
17. A wooden napkin ring in the shape of a fir tree
A wooden napkin ring for a natural and Scandinavian-inspired Christmas table decoration.
18. Small decoration ideas for a Nordic & natural Christmas table
A Scandinavian-style Christmas table, very natural, with small decorative items to put on.
19. A Scandinavian Christmas decoration inspired by nature
A very beautiful table decoration for a Scandinavian Christmas. Branches, small decorative objects in felt or fabric, and a touch of color with a red ball.
20. Contemporary decoration for a Scandinavian Christmas
A pretty contemporary apartment with a Scandinavian look with a washi tape Christmas tree and an original cushion with fir motifs!
21. A light garland and some decorative objects to hang to decorate the stairs
Don’t forget to decorate your stairs for Christmas! Some small decorations to hang from the railing.
22. A luminous star to put in the living room
These cardboard stars from the House Doctor brand bring a Scandinavian touch to your interior for Christmas decoration.
23. Minimalist tree
Forget the huge traditional Christmas tree and opt for a minimalist version, like here in a Lady Jeanne.
23. Wood decoration
To accentuate the authentic side of Scandinavian decor, add a few touches of wood.
24. Party table
The festive table sees green and wood combine for a successful Scandinavian decor.
25. White decoration
White is essential in an interior with Scandinavian decoration.
26. Fir candles
In a glass bottle, add a fir branch and a candle for a Scandinavian Christmas DIY.
27. Wicker basket
To sublimate the foot of your Christmas tree, consider installing it in a beautiful wicker basket.
28. Candles for a Scandinavian feel
Scandinavian interiors are cocooning and warm. To have the same atmosphere at home, don’t forget the candles!
29. Gift packages
At the foot of the tree, put down pretty gift packages, simple and elegant, original and graphic… Just like your entire interior!
30. Tradition of Christmas
Deer, tree, snowflake, play with Christmas essentials to revisit them!
31. Cold colors
This year, we dare cold colors like blue or gray. On dishes, they will bring a chic and delicate touch to your table.
32. Red accents
Tradition obliges, we invite red to its end-of-year celebrations. On a tablecloth, a cushion, or in small touches on accessories, red goes well with white for a result that is 100% Christmas spirit.
33. Light shades
White and beige should form the basis of your decoration. These shades will illuminate your interior by giving it the touch of warmth it needs.
You will understand, the golden rules of the Scandinavian style are a refined decoration and a natural style. Warm-up your interior with candles and hang paper stars from the ceiling for a nice decoration.
35 Decorated windows
Do not forget your windows and dress them soberly with golden garlands.