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My Christmas Tree

18th December 2016

Working on our house into December meant that my living room furniture went back on the same day as my decorations were put up. I always put them up on -or even before sometimes, yes I’m that person- the 1st December. This year as everything is so hectic, whilst I did put them up on the 1st I decided to opt for a more subdued theme for our decorations.

My living room is painted grey with lots of Scandi touches and I didn’t want to take away from that as I’ve been looking forward to having the living room back for so long. To get around this I got some new decorations to compliment my existing ones in a white and winter wonderland themed colour scheme.




I picked up some bauble storage bags from Amazon a few years back which have been really handy, no more smashed decorations or not being able to find what you need. I have them colour co-ordinated by theme so it’s easy to switch up our decorations each year. I’m slightly obsessive about organisation so love inventions like this, good old Amazon.

Closer to Christmas I have more bits and pieces to put up but so far I’m loving seeing the tree sparkling every day. Only 7 more sleeps to go!

  • LizzieBee
    18th December 2016 at 7:54 pm

    Oh my gosh your Christmas tree is so perfect and “homely”! I love the hedgehog decoration, it’s adorable <3

    Lizzie Bee //

    • Amy
      19th December 2016 at 11:54 am

      Aw thanks Lizzie. I love hedgehogs <3

  • β‰ˆ CARMEN β‰ˆ
    18th December 2016 at 8:27 pm

    Your tree is absolutely lovely & perfectly decorated! I like the rustic animal ornaments. :]

    // β–² β–²

    • Amy
      19th December 2016 at 11:53 am

      Thank you Carmen! x

  • Jacquard Flower
    19th December 2016 at 8:05 am

    OH wow what a beautiful tree! I really love your decorations! Gemma x

    • Amy
      19th December 2016 at 11:53 am

      Thanks Gemma x

  • Erin
    19th December 2016 at 8:15 am

    Wow the tree is gorgeous! The colour scheme isn’t too dissimilar to mine πŸ™‚ I need these storage bags you speak of. x

    Erin |

    • Amy
      19th December 2016 at 11:53 am

      Thanks Erin! Awesome πŸ™‚ They’re so handy x

  • elizabeth
    20th December 2016 at 1:42 pm

    Gorgeous decor and photos Amy, your tree looks absolutely magical! I love the Scandi theme, your living room sounds like the cosiest place in existence haha – Merry Christmas! πŸ˜€ xx

    elizabeth β™‘ ”Ice Cream” whispers Clara

    • Amy
      22nd December 2016 at 4:44 pm

      Thanks Elizabeth! I hope you have a lovely Christmas! xx

  • Yiotou_La
    21st December 2016 at 2:39 pm

    What a beautiful decoration Amy, I love the colours you chose and the result is lovely!The animal ornaments are so cute!! x


    • Amy
      22nd December 2016 at 4:44 pm

      Thanks Yiota! <3

  • Finja
    21st December 2016 at 9:50 pm

    Ohh, this looks so lovely, especially the deer ornament! Can’t believe it’s Christmas on Saturday!:)
    xx finja |

    • Amy
      22nd December 2016 at 4:44 pm

      Thank you! I can’t believe how fast it’s come around this year x

  • Saloni
    22nd December 2016 at 12:11 am

    I love your blog!!! Love all the Christmas decorations! I would love if you could please check out my post thanks!

    • Amy
      22nd December 2016 at 4:44 pm

      Thank you x

  • Missy May
    27th December 2016 at 12:48 pm

    That’s a good Christmas tree comparing to mine. Lol! I’m not really a tree person, but gotta do it for the kid. Ha!

  • Rachel Stinson
    27th December 2016 at 4:37 pm

    Your tree is so pretty. I love the elegance of it πŸ™‚ xx

    Rach |

  • Kate @ Violetdaffodils
    11th January 2017 at 9:54 pm

    Wow what a gorgeous tree! Love the decorations πŸ˜€