Baubles representing apples from the Tree of Life in Paradise have been used as a decoration ornament since long. Hand them to the Christmas tree or between the curtain rods to add to your creativity.
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The leaves of Holly remain green throughout the year and so it signifies hope against adversity and the promise of a brighter tomorrow. Since its not easy finding the traditional holly, you can always buy them from the market or make it at home with small red balls and green leaves cut out of paper. - Liji Verghese
Wreath a collection of flowers, leaves, fruits and twigs that resemble a ring is a symbol of the never ending eternal value of love. Hang wreaths on the doors to make your guests feel welcomed. - Liji Verghese
Angels act as the intermediate between God and mankind. The symbol of purity, peace and love these small angel ornaments gives your house an inspirational look. Choose from different variants like guardian angels, flying angels, musical angels made of glass, resin, wood or clay to bring home one of the most familiar biblical characters. Hang them to the walls, Christmas tree or use it as a centre peace, it will only add to festive spirit. - Liji Verghese
Don’t you want Santa to drop in the Christmas present? Don’t forget to hang the stocking on the door, near the fireplace, on the staircase railings and the Christmas tree. Hopefully, Santa can save time as he has options available. Just make sure that you say out your prayer loud enough that even if Santa doesn’t drop by, your dad knows what you would like to find in one of those stockings. - Liji Verghese
Candles are another important piece of decoration that ad to the exquisiteness of your house. Place them on the dinning table; along the staircase and see how you home becomes lively. Make sure you place candles out of children’s reach and away from inflammable material. - Liji Verghese
Christmas bells symbolize divine love and protection as they proclaim the birth of Jesus Christ. Use them to decorate the manger, tree, hang them on curtain rods or place them on the walls. - Liji Verghese
Christmas star or the star of Bethlehem revealed the birth of Jesus to the wise men. Hang a star outside your house to let people know that the Little Christ is born in your house or use it as a Christmas tree topper. Hanging small stars inside the house will give your house a heavenly feel.
- Liji Verghese
Christmas tree is a real or artificial evergreen coniferous tree, traditionally associated with Christmas. Hang candy canes, small Santa caps, stockings filled with gifts, fairy ornaments, baubles to make it look appealing. Place an angel ornament or a Christmas star on the top of the tree. - Liji Verghese
The nativity inside the house reminds us that Christmas not just about celebrating the birth of Christ but it’s about love and humanity. Place a small manger depicting the birth of Christ near the entrance of the house. For the manger all you require is some dried grass, cardboard, few toy images and a bit of creativity. Arrange everything creatively and bring live the birth of Christ in your house. - Liji Verghese