2017 Christmas Tree & Fun Christmas Decor Tour

2017 Christmas Tree & Fun Christmas Decor Tour

Merry Christmas, everyone! Here’s a little look at some of my favorite Christmas items around my house this year!

With 2 little guys in the house, our Christmas style tends to be simple, soft, and fun! I’m loving pops of red, blue, and green this year. The style just seems to fit in with our home. Especially in the Living Room. I’m loving those blue walls with the pops of red. How about you? Today, I’m sharing our Fun Christmas Decor Tour with you!

This is the first year we decided to go with a fake tree. Real is prettier, but fake is so much easier. I can’t say I miss cleaning up all those needles and constant watering. Plus, I was so afraid that water would get on the carpet that we kept the live tree in our tiled foyer.

So, fake tree meant we finally got to have ours in the Living Room. I love being able to see it throughout the day. And Christmas morning will be a lot more comfy and cozy in that room. I want you to picture the last 4 Christmas’s spent opening presents on a cold tile floor. It’s practically something out of Oliver Twist, right? 😉

Anyway, we love the new tree in it’s new spot! But, the only downside is for you. The awesome people who stopped by to see these pictures. We popped that tree in front of 2 windows. Which makes for really bad lighting for pictures. So, I’ve done my best with the photography in this post. I hope you can still see what we love about our Christmas Tree and the rest of this fun Christmas Decor Tour!


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With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
The bright light shining behind the tree makes it hard to photograph. But we love letting the neighbors see the lights through the windows.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
We’re lucky, our mantle is a stunner all on it’s own. It was definitely one of the first things I loved about this house. But add my DIY Yarn Tassel Garland, some greenery, and all of this fun decor; and it becomes extra amazing!
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
All 4 of these were too irresistible this year. Those cute birds are just 2 of the 10, or so, styles. They even have individual names on tags around their ankles. Adorable! And the soft fabric embroidered tree just looks great with that cute and fun snowman and those little birds.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
I love this galvanized metal house. An awesome find from the JoAnna Gaines Collection at Target. I popped in these cool little rattan ball lights from Amazon for extra fun and style.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
I scored these fun little wood house place card holders for just $3. Another find from the JoAnna Gaines collection at Target. You can download those Christmas printables for free on my site too.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
I love that blue and red. That brown woven felt basket on the hearth is another recent score at Target. It’s super sturdy, soft, and full of charm, right?!
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
This 7 foot tall Virginia Pine Unlit Christmas tree is so pretty. It’s nice and full with a very realistic finish. It actually has 3 different styles of branches mixed together. I think that gives it extra interest and texture that other fake trees don’t usually have.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
That white Jingle Bell is a set of 12 I have scattered around the tree. I love their classic Farmhouse style. The bird ornament is a Target find from a year or 2 ago. You can also see the Upcycled Christmas Card Ornaments I made with my oldest last year.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
Every year, we pick a photo of the boys to turn into an ornament. Another sweet tradition to help us remember them growing up. The grandparents always get a copy as a gift too. The reindeer tag is another of the Upcycled Christmas Card Ornaments.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
Last week, I shared my Quick & Easy Christmas Ornaments for Kids to Make. This little guy is covered in tiny buttons I found at Hobby Lobby.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
This little camper was part of a cool set of vintage red vehicles sold at Target. I used the little Red Truck to make a Fun & Easy DIY Red Truck Christmas Centerpiece.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
This totally adorable snowman got promoted to the top of the tree this year. Our old star was too heavy for this fake tree. But this guy was already star-shaped. So, up he went and I’m kinda glad. He’s way cuter than that old star.
With 2 little guys in the house our Christmas Style has to be practical and fun. This fun Christmas Decor tour is full of pops of red, blue, & green. With soft and playful decor that kids love, but is still full of Christmas Style! #RedAndBlue #FunChristmas #TargetStyle #TargetChristmas
Our Kitchen got a lot touch of Christmas too. A grape vine wreath wrapped in berries, Santa, and this banner from the Target Dollar Spot make the kitchen feel extra special. You can see more of my Kitchen in my Full Kitchen Remodel Reveal Post.

Well, that’s all I have for you today. I hope you have a very Merry Christmas! And please stop by some of the other bloggers Christmas Tree Tours below. You won’t be disappointed!!


Welcome To Our First Annual Christmas Tree Decor Blog Hop!!

We have 40 talented bloggers joining up to share their decorated Christmas Trees with you! So grab a cup of your favorite beverage, settle in and get comfortable because you are going to love the beautiful Christmas Tree Decor shared today!

Let’s Meet The Hosts!

Michelle | Our Crafty Mom * Allison | Upright and Caffeinated * Amanda | The Whimsy One * Angela | Simply Beautiful By Angela * Angie | Knick of TimeAnnie | All Things Big and Small * Brittany | Our Home Made Easy * Chloe | Celebrate and Decorate * Cindy | County Road 407 * Colleen | Life on Kaydeross Creek * Denise | My Thrifty House  *  Eileen | Sand Dollar Lane  * Erlene | My Pinterventures  * Iris | Iris Nacole  * Jaclyn | The Dotted Nest Jeannee | Centsably Creative  * Vicki | 2 Bees In A Pod  * Jennifer | Oh Fiddle Dee Dee * Jessica | Designers Sweet Spot * Jolene | Create Pray Love  * Kelly | North Country Nest Kim | Day to Day Adventures  * Kim | Made In A Day  * Kristie | Teadoddles * Leanna | Faeries and Fauna  * Lorelai | Life With Lorelai * Lynn | Lynn’s Everyday Ideas * Maria | Simple Nature Decor  * Marie | The Inspiration Vault * Mary | The Boondocks Blog * Meegan | What Meegan Makes * Meg | Green With Decor * Melissa | Welcome To The Woods * Donna | Modern On Monticello * Morgan | Charleston Crafted * Nancy | Slightly Coastal * Nicole | Madness and Method * Pam | P.S. I Love You Crafts * Sam | Raggedy Bits * Sharon | Little Bits Of Everything  * Shirley | Intelligent Domestications  * Stephanie | Abbotts At Home  * Stephanie | Crafty Ladybug Creations * Sue | A Purdy Little House * Tara | Lehman Lane * Wanda | From House To Home  * Yami | The Latina Next Door * Jenn | Loveland Lodge  * Christene | Keys To Inspiration * Libbie | A Life Unfolding * Jaclyn | One Thousand Oaks * Jennifer | 2 Bees In A Pod * Sarah | The Project Pile

Now let’s check out the rest of the beautiful Christmas Trees!



Looking for more cute and crafty Christmas decor? Check out my DIY Red Truck Christmas Centerpiece.

Quick & Easy Red Truck DIY Christmas Centerpiece Idea. Christmas or Holiday table centerpiece or Vignette. #RedTruck #RedTruckDecor #ChristmasDIY #ChristmasCenterpiece

Or, have a look at this DIY Yarn Tassel Garland. I even have an easy to follow how-to video.

This DIY Yarn Tassel Garland is so easy to make. See easy to follow pictures and the how to video to follow along. Theme this to any holiday for Christmas Garland, Halloween, Easter, and more. #ChristmasGarland #YarnTassel #DIYYarnTassel #TasselGarland
How pretty are these?!

Feeling inspired? Get out there and make your own . Follow the links above to get the things you’ll need. Have fun and let me know if you have questions. Don’t forget to sign up for the Abbotts At Home email newsletter to get DIY, Remodeling, and Crafty ideas in your inbox.

28 thoughts on “2017 Christmas Tree & Fun Christmas Decor Tour

  1. Such a cute tree! Love the mantel too. I want to go find those little birds – so fun!

  2. I love the metal house with the lite garland. So pretty and simple. Found you are the Inspire me Link Up. Beautiful blog you have!

  3. You have so many cute ideas on your Christmas tree, Stephanie. I bet your neighbors loves seeing such a beautiful tree during the holiday season. Thanks for sharing.

  4. Trish@BlowingAwayOutWest

    What a sweet house for Christmas. Thanks for sharing

  5. Oh the two little pictures of your boys on the Christmas tree are so sweet and cute. You certainly have your hands full and will be enjoying the very best Christmas of your life. I really like all your decor, you can tell its a family home with the stockings and little birds. But again the pictures of your two little ones stole the show.

    • Aw, thanks so much Leanna. It’s hard remembering to enjoy those sweet boys when they’re up to no good. But they really are great and I need to remember these days. 🙂

  6. love trees that are filled with family memories. your is so sweet and warm.
    Maria

  7. Very pretty tree! We do fake as well. Happy holidays!! Visiting from Pretty Pintastic Party.

  8. Your tree and mantle decorations were a breath of fresh air amongst the many very ornate trees and mantles this season (guilty as charged)! I love seeing a different look, and the simple and elegant styling is very festive while not being overbearing. You have so many special elements worked throughout the design such as the rattan ball lights in the galvanized house.

  9. Mary-The Boondocks Blog

    I really love your tree Stephanie,
    it is full of so many personal touches that make a tree so unique. That button tree is adorable. And the crowning glory is your use of that adorable snowman!

  10. Those birds on your mantel are absolutely adorable! And your new fake tree is decorated beautifully too. I hope you enjoy it this year.

  11. Beautiful!! I love your tree and all of your Christmas decorations!

  12. I want those little birds in my life and yay Target ship to Ireland

  13. I love your classic Christmas theme with the wood and handmade ornaments! So perfectly classic!
    Jeannee

  14. Your tree and fireplace are lovely. I’ve avoided Target this year because I can go nuts in that store, but you make me want to go running over there…lol.

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