Unique Christmas decoration ideas

Discover our unique Christmas decorations to create your festive wonderland

Give your home some Christmas sparkle that’s a little different and turn it into a festive wonderland. Whether you’re dressing the Christmas tree or looking for the perfect centrepiece, arm yourself with all the inspiration you need to share your festive home with your family and friends.

Inspired by the natural world, winter wildlife and historic Christmases, discover unique decorations by contemporary designers and innovative, eco-conscious makers. Unwrap some Christmas magic with decorations that are packaged in inspirational stories.

And with every purchase made the money spent goes back into looking after special places for many Christmases to come.

Detail of the ceiling in the Drawing Room at Knightshayes Court, Devon

Inspired by special places

Taking inspiration from both nature and historic places, these unique Christmas decorations will connect you, your home and these special places together through their stories. Influenced by British wildlife, the coast and countryside, and eccentric historic houses like Knightshayes, each one will bring something a little different to your home's winter wonderland. From the use of recycled materials to sustainable FSC wood and biodegradable dye, find decorations that are gentle on the planet and help protect the real winter wonderland outside your frosted windows.

Decorate the house with wreaths and Christmas sparkle

Designed a little differently

Make your home stand out this Christmas with unique decorations, ornaments and baubles wrapped in special stories. Take your time to explore products by British makers like Artcuts and Grand Illusion, each made individually with craftsmanship and care. Discover the work of award-winning ceramic designer Amanda Mercer, handcrafted from fine porcelain and lace textures inspired by snowflakes. Whether it’s painted, printed, sculpted or carved by hand, each decoration you choose will bring something a little more personal to your home for everyone to enjoy for years to come.

Decorate your home for Christmas
Christmas Collection Homeware from the National Trust Online Shop

Festive home decorations  

Make everywhere festive with a range of ornaments to dress the fireplace or use as a centre piece on your Christmas table. Get the whole family involved with making five-pointed origami stars by the family-run business Cambridge Imprint. They are perfect to leave as individual stars to scatter round the house or string them together to make a festive garland. Add a twist of eccentric, Victorian design with our National Trust exclusive Kightshayes Christmas print and finish with unique lights, candles and holders for a cosy touch.

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Discover our unique Christmas decorations to create your festive wonderland

Christmas tree decorations 

It’s the most wonderful time of the year - time to decorate the tree. Make your Christmas tree the centrepiece of your home with antique cherry red baubles, make-your-own tree decorations and our one-of-a-kind, limited edition Knightshayes design. Add a contemporary twist to your tree with hand-blown recycled glass baubles by UK maker Grand Illusion or a hand-made lace pattern porcelain snowflake for a timeless touch. Keep your tree natural with Christmas decorations made from FSC wood, from Artcuts bestseller Ronnie the Reindeer to make-your-own quirky decorations.

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Hang it in style, light it up and be a little different

Let this Christmas be your most inspiring yet as you fill your home with unique Christmas decorations. Whether you want to update your existing collection or fancy a whole new look, find your perfect decorations to deck more than just your halls.