In a recent post, we unveiled five of 10 holiday decorating themes from this year’s Design Council. As promised, here are the rest. We hope these inspire you to let your own Christmas decorating ideas shine.

christmas decorating ideas from the pros

You know what gets the Christmas spirit going? A beautiful Christmas tree that inspires you to make yours just as gorgeous, if not better! So, pull out all the stops and decorate for the season in a way that only you can.

Here’s the first of a 2-part series of original Christmas decorating ideas from 10 design mavericks. Read on and watch a video by our brand ambassador Jennifer Perkins introducing this year’s Design Council.

For the fourth year in a row, our Design Council was a resounding success! 10 expert designers and decorators showcased their family’s most treasured holiday traditions through an eclectic show of colors and trees in all shapes and sizes. We want to take this opportunity to thank all our blogger partners and take another look at how they celebrated Christmas in All Shapes and Sizes.

Jennifer Perkins

oh christmas green artificial christmas tree

Jennifer Perkins kicked things off on the Treetopia blog with sparkling vintage jewels that were perfect for the color-changing LED lights of her Portland Pine. (more…)

snowy spruce flocked Christmas tree

Courtney, the DIY expert and party planning authority behind Crafts by Courtney, combines her love of the Sunshine State and her new hometown, North Carolina, for Day 5 of Design Council 2016. Her Snowy Spruce Flocked Christmas tree is decked in coastal themed ornaments for refreshing contrast. (more…)

oh Christmas tree for Design Council

Amanda, the decorating guru behind Amanda Katherine, reached deep down her memory vault for the final day of Design Council 2016. She’s keeping a long-standing family tradition by decorating her Oh Christmas Tree with handmade ornaments.


Pencil Christmas tree for Design Council 2016

Sarah, the obsessive DIYer and super mom behind All Things with Purpose, finds the perfect tree for their family’s favorite Christmas tradition. Similarly, her Mia Pencil Christmas in a teal and neutral color theme is a fitting way to end Day 4 of Design Council 2016.  (more…)

design council treetopia

Jessica, mom on a mission and the DIY Diva behind Mom 4 Real, shares her family’s Christmas tradition of making peppermint candies to give away for the holidays. Her Snowy Spruce Flocked Christmas Tree sprinkles Day 4 of Design Council 2016 with the red and white colors of the iconic treat!  (more…)

skim milk pencil Christmas tree

Fondue night at the Flamingotoes household on Christmas day is always a blast, with Bev and her husband celebrating with their two amazing kids and a couple of crazy cats. Bev, the master crafter behind Flamingotoes, pays tribute to her family’s warm and festive tradition with a farmhouse inspired Skim Milk Pencil Christmas Tree.


twinkie chan christmas in all shapes and sizes

Twinkie, the crochet queen behind Twinkie Chan, takes her love of food-themed decor to Day 3 of Design Council 2016. Her crocheted popcorn garland and Christmas pickle barely scratch the sugar-coated surface of her awesomely decorated Lively Lavender Christmas Tree. (more…)

brown christmas tree for Christmas in all shapes and sizes

DeDe, the DIY extraordinaire behind Designed Decor, celebrates Christmas in all shapes and sizes with a lot of love! Living with Mr. DD, her four boys, and a couple of furry companions, her 4-foot Chocolate Truffle Potted Christmas Tree is a reflection of the warm holidays in their household.  (more…)