These 12 Festive Christmas Trees Celebrate the Season in Style

A living room with a tree and mantel decorated with colorful accents.
Photography by Robert Radifera; Styling by Charlotte Safavi; Interior designs by Kate Dreyer, Kate Decorates

Text by Holly Seng

When it comes to decking the halls, no home is complete without a balsam beauty—real or faux. Let the room be your muse or allow your personal style to shine. From ribbon and ornaments to toppers and more, there are so many ways to add your own unique spin when decorating Christmas trees. Below are 12 gorgeous trees in various styles sure to give you inspo for years to come!

Vintage Vibes

A whimsical Christmas tree decorated with vintage Santa, mushroom, and putz house ornaments.
Image and decorations by Kaleb Wyse, Wyse Guide

What could be more sentimental than a tree filled with cherished collectibles? Antique Santa baubles, putz houses, and mushroom ornaments bring color and whimsy to this vintage-inspired tree—for a look that is equally eclectic and nostalgic.

Traditional Touch

A traditional style Christmas tree decorated with burgundy and gold ornaments.
Image and decorations by @melaniejadedesigns

You can never go wrong with a classic red-and-green scheme. Deeper hues of burgundy and hunter green impart a sophisticated tone, enhanced by accents of gold.

Nothing But Neutrals

An expansive tree decorated with white ornaments and and surrounded by neutral packages and an ivory poinsettia.
Photography by Kelli Boyd; Interior designs by Leah G. Bailey, Leah G. Bailey Interior Design

An extravagant tree is stunning all on its own. Enhance its natural beauty with a neutral palette of white, silver, and gold. An ivory poinsettia and piles of beribboned packages continue the theme of winter whites.

Feminine Flair

A bedroom with a pink tree.
Image by @mandikhome

Pretty in pink, this tree adds a subtle festive touch while complementing the bedroom’s pink-and-white décor. A quilted tree skirt brings an added layer of cozy texture to the design.

Rustic Charm

A rustic tree topped with a wooden star.
Photography by Marcy Black Simpson; Interior designs by Laurie Fulkerson, Twin Interiors

Topped with a wooden star and adorned with a few select ornaments, this tree celebrates the allure of laid-back style. Wicker baskets filled with gifts add natural warmth to the base of the tree.

Color Craze

A Christmas tree covered with colorful ornaments and a beaded garland.
Photography by Robert Radifera; Styling by Charlotte Safavi; Interior designs by Kate Dreyer, Kate Decorates

Trade in traditional tones for a fun mix of aqua, fuchsia, plum, and yellow-green. From colorful ornaments to the beaded garland, this room embraces a playful palette throughout its décor.

Simply Stunning

An airy tree next to a white writing desk.
Photography by Michael Hunter; Interior designs by Melinda James, M. James Design Group

With fewer branches than its fuller counterparts, this tree demonstrates subtle elegance. Its delicate limbs display a scaled-down collection of ornaments for a less is more approach to holiday décor.

Topsy Turvy

An upside down Christmas tree decorated with red and green ribbon and ornaments.
Photography by Mac Jamieson; Decorations by Shelayne Thompson, Shelayne’s Botanicals & Holiday Décor

Captivate the imagination with an inverted tree designed with whimsy in mind. Life-size statues guard the tree and encourage the tree’s playful vibes.

Woodland Glam

A woodland glam tree with white and neutral ornaments.
Photography by Mac Jamieson; Styling by Debra Pharo McCurry

Cultivate enchantment with a woodland-theme tree whose accents bring glitz and glamour. From sparkling orbs to glittering owls, this design is sure to shine.

Compliments to the Chef

A pair of Christmas trees with the kitchen tree featured chef ornaments.
Photography by Jim Bathie

What could be more appropriate for the kitchen than a tree filled with chef- and baking-related ornaments? One thing’s for sure, this tree will leave you inspired to get started on your holiday baking.

Old World Christmas

A small tree decorated with white snowflake ornaments and dried orange slices.
Image by @farmhousefor8

Scrolls of holiday sheet music and dried orange slices bring an Old-World flair to this tree. Snowflake ornaments and a pair of snowshoes styled beneath the tree whisper of the hopeful dreams for a white Christmas.

Southern Splendor

A tree decorated in a blue-and-white scheme.
Photography by William Dickey; Styling by Cindy Cooper; Holiday decorations by Shelayne Thompson

Bedecked with the classic pairing of blue and white, this tree exudes all things Southern charm. Cascading ribbon and floral accents add a polished finishing touch.

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