23 Festive Decorations to Fill Your Home With Holiday Cheer

Deck the halls with seasonal trimmings that lean classic, not kitschy.

However you celebrate the season, these stockings, ornaments, candles, and more will get you into the holiday spirit.

Rifle Paper Co. Holiday Tea Towel

Introduce holiday spirit to the kitchen with our vibrant printed tea towels. We’re big fans of giving them as Christmas presents, but they’re also perfect for lining baskets, drying dishes, or putting on display.

Terrain Christmas Tree Mouse Felt Ornament

Felted wool; indoor use only.

Texxture Flurry Hanging Paper Snowflake

Even if December is sunny in your neck of the woods, these hanging snowflakes just might have you believing otherwise. They’re all hand-cut and glued with heavy paper that’ll last year after year (and definitely never melt). The holly one has an LED inside—just in case you’re itching for a little warm glow. Once the festivities are over, fold ‘em flat for the next time flurries are in the forecast.

Lex Pott Candy Cane Twist Candle

What it is: A spectacular candle that utilizes the flexibility of wax to create a continuous design that joins two candlesticks. What it does: Perfect for elevating your table or mantle, Lex Pott used the liquid state of wax as the starting point in this project. By bending and twisting the candles, a new typology appears that combines form, function and fun.

John Kostick Foldable Star Sculptures

John Kostick’s Foldable Stars (1965) began as models of mathematical concepts, particularly the structural-relationship principle known as tensegrity (or tensional integrity). "The abstract lines that define geometric forms are indicated by actual physical parts that interact synergetically," says the designer. "Thus symmetry and structural integrity are the results of the assemblage of simple linear components, tension and compression, push and pull." Kostick refers to his Stars as "mathematical truths that you can hold in your hand," and after you pick one up, you’ll have a hard time putting it down. They can be hung or placed on display, but they invite interaction, and they are fun to play with. Handcrafted in Massachusetts, these multi-axis Foldable Stars are made of bronze that will patina beautifully over time. Kostick was granted a patent for his Stars in 1970. Made in U.S.A.

Boy Smells Future Classics Bundle

Save when you order the full Future Classics holiday collection. Embrace tradition on your own terms this season with these modern takes on traditional opulence. This bundle of three individual 8.5oz standard candles includes — FIGURARE — fig leaves, black pepper, lavender, cardamom, pepperwood, fir balsam BROKEN ROSARY — cedarwood, rose, cardamom, moss, cinnamon leaf, musk, orris DE NÎMES — almond, eucalyptus, rhubarb, violet, ambergris, blueberry, juniper

One Step Timers Dew Drop Wired LED Lights (Set of 2)

Festive fairy lights. Delicate dew drop fairy lights make every room feel more magical. They're a pretty alternative to standard string lights—and the wire is bendable and moldable, giving them more structure than typical string lights, too. These lights are bright (as in, smart!): They come with a 6-hour self timer, so they will automatically turn off after 6 hours. That means you can set them for a party and they won't stay on all night. Choose from 3 lengths (6’, 9’, or 17’) and 2 colors (copper or silver), all in sets of 2. If you'd like to hang your lights outside, we suggest wrapping the battery box in a plastic bag—it isn't waterproof (but the wires and lights are!)

Diptyque Limited Edition Carousel Set With 190g Baies Candle

This box set is composed of the emblematic 190g Baies (Berries) candle accompanied by a refined accessory to bring a festive touch to the home. As the heat of the candle flame sets it turning, the carousel projects enchanting light and shadow effects, thanks to the graphic details, inspired by the iconic Basile motif, of its five gilded pendants. Baies evokes the tangy coolness of blackcurrants mixed with the flowery accents of rose.

A Charlie Brown Christmas - Green Vinyl

One of the most popular and beloved holiday albums of all time, now available on collectible green vinyl!

Areaware Ornaments

Pat Kim’s wooden ornaments are small, colorful forms adapted from larger scale designs found in his work. Keeping different arrangements of them around his studio, they often act as inspiration for new design ideas. This set of six ornaments is a fun reflection of Kim's broader studio practice, which focuses on material experimentation and traditional craft. Hang them here or there for festive decor, or as objects of celebration in your own space.

Arcadia Home Handmade Holiday Felt Tree Skirts

Ring around the tree. We couldn’t have dreamed up a cozier home for all those wrapped gifts. Every tree skirt you see here was crafted from 100% sustainably sourced wool. What’s more, it’s all the handiwork of expert artisans in India. (Yep, these gems are fair trade.) Snag the design that suits your holiday scene most—whatever you pick, you can bet the felted flowers on top will bring extra flair.

Farmhouse Pottery Wood Winter Village

It takes a village. Forward our mail: We’re moving into this pint-sized winter village for the holiday season (if only we had a shrinking machine!). Hand-carved from a mix of eye-catching woods including maple, oak, and walnut, each mini abode evokes cozy snow days curled up by the fireplace and the warm glow of a Nordic town nestled in a grove of trees. Mix and match them on your windowsill, table, or sideboard for wonderland vibes in a snap.

West Elm Front Porch Holiday Set

Our Front Porch Holiday Set will provide all the necessary holiday flair needed for outside your house. Let the whole neighborhood know just how much you love the holidays with this set that includes two trees, a garland and a wreath.

Arcadia Home Handmade Holiday Felt Stockings

For the little things. Hang these gems along the mantel, and you’ve got yourself a festive scene, indeed. Each stocking here is hand-felted and appliqued with 100% sustainably sourced wool, all by skilled artisan partners in India (you bet they’re fair trade). Oh, and let’s talk about those dreamy designs: You’ll find ‘em on both sides, so you’re getting two times the flair. Snag the one that catches your eye—then we’ll leave you to decide what to slip inside.

Terrain Faux Pre-Lit LED Alpine Tabletop Tree

Our essential for effortless holiday decorating, this faux tree arrives pre-lit with warm white LEDs, perfect for holiday tabletop decorating.

Cody Foster Modern Holiday Bottlebrush Trees (Set of 6)

A rainbow of pines. Our idea of a winter wonderland? A whole forest of these rainbow-hued pines. They’re coming in colors as far as the eye can see (we can’t stop staring at the rose ones). Plus, with their bottlebrush needles and wooden bases, they have modern looks to spare. Sprinkle your trees next to a mini house or two to create a magical scene, or cluster them together, and you’ll have a whimsical lil’ woodland on your hands.

Global Goods Partners Holiday Felt Garland

Felted and festive. Deck the halls, trim the tree, line the stairway, spruce up the mantel—this festive garland is ready to add a festive touch anywhere you please. And since it’s made from felted wool, it’ll help you ring in the season next year (and the year after that…). It’s got two handy loops for hanging, and you get to pick from three festive looks. Oh, and did we mention it’s handcrafted by women artisans in Kathmandu, Nepal? Well, it is!

Cody Foster Vintage-Inspired Glass Food Ornaments

For festive food lovers. You can probably already think of at least five pals who would love one of these food ornament sets: the breakfast set for that friend who hosts the best-ever Sunday brunches; the ramen set for the one who’s been to every—and we mean every—local noodle shop; the coffee and bagel set for the New Yorker at heart; and the fast food set for the one who can't resist a juicy burger. There’s all kinds of other treats here too (our eyes are on the stick of butter) so there’s a find for every taste.

West Elm Stacked Wood Trees

Bring a rustic holiday decoration into your home with these wonderful stacked wood trees.

West Elm Wooden Ball Garland

Draped along a mantel or staircase, this Wooden Ball Garland is an effortless way to add a touch of winter white to your space.

Celina Mancurti Handmade Linen Stocking With Monogram Option

Hung by the chimney with flair. Go simpler with your stockings—this grey linen beauty is handsewn exclusively for Food52 by Celina Mancurti in Tampa, Florida. The heel is finished with a delicate navy stitch and the stocking is lined with a contrasting cream-colored cotton. Personalize them (one for each member of your family, natch) with a cursive single-letter monogram, stitched in a matching navy. Hang them from the leather loop, then stuff them full of treats and treasures. To Monogram: Please email "notes@food52.com" after checkout with your name and order number, and let us know the initial you would like monogrammed on each stocking purchased. Please note there is a single character limit. Monogrammed linens cannot be returned or exchanged.

Farmhouse Pottery Essex Traditional Wooden Candlesticks

Candle companions. Give your candlesticks a handmade home with these lovely wooden gems. Each one was lathe-turned in Pennsylvania from sustainably sourced white ash, then finished off with organic milk paint. (Yeah...we were impressed too.) And that shape? It’s a reimagined classic, in three sizes and two colors for you to mix and match. Cluster them together at the table or let ‘em stand alone on the windowsill—either way, they’ll turn lots of heads.

Hereafter Hand-Dipped Ceramic Ornaments

Talk of the tree. Cue the cocoa and holiday music: These ceramic lovelies are ready to be hung on the tree for all to see. Each one is hand-dipped in a colored glaze, and then tied off with an Italian cotton ribbon featuring the prettiest-ever metallic gold detail. In a whole spread of classic, yet modern shapes (horses and crescents and hearts, oh my!), there’s an ornament—or two or three—for every taste. Oh, and psst...these make gold-star gifts, too!

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