Christmas Decor For Your Modern Portland Home

by | Dec 9, 2014 | Living Urban | 0 comments

Christmas Decor For Your Modern Portland Home

Who says decorating for Christmas means veering from your modernist palette? From minimalist holiday accents to shimmering metallic touches, we’ve got ideas for every taste of modern.  Enjoy browsing the pics below, and let them spark your imagination. The best thing about modern decorations is there are no rules. Go for what grabs you, and revel in the unique statements that results.

Minimalist & Eco Friendly 

Using a couple of potted pines brings a natural and warm feel to the room yet does not stray from the decor of your modern Portland home.  Best of all this idea is eco-friendly.  From Pottery Barn

Color Pop 

A clean mantle with a classic red and white color theme creates that modern pop of color.  Using natural wood elements brings the outdoors inside.  From BHG

Wall Decal 

Living in the city can mean small spaces and finding room for a tree is limited.  Here is an idea for a modern wall decal that can be used year after year in your Portland home.  From Wall Tat

Glass & Metal

Sometimes your modern color palate is too much to be changed for Christmas.  Use glass, white and metal decorations to the room to make it festive.  From CB2

DIY Simplicity

This Minimalist DIY Christmas tree alternative is made by drilling holes in tree branches, then stacking them according to size on a dowel, then fanning the branches out.  From Design-Milk

Black & White

These black, white and gray stars are made from paper and will fit in perfectly with your current modern decor.  They nicely add some Christmas theme to any room in your modern Portland home.  From Bodie and Fou 

Al Natural 

Natural wood decorations blend nicely with modern decor and bring some nice warmth to the space.  From West Elm 

Lofty Ideas

Urban lofts with exposed brick and large windows can offer challenges for decorating for Christmas.  These ideas come from CB2  

Table Talk 

Decorating the Christmas table is often overlooked when getting ready for the Holiday’s.  Adding simple accent colors like green, red, silver or gold is one way to blend with the modern decor of your home.  From Decosit