Christmas Centrepiece Ideas for the Table

The Christmas table: it’s the heart of Christmas celebrations, where family and friends gather to laugh at bad jokes, wear silly hats and share wondrous food.  Over the years, I’ve collected simple ideas for table centrepiece to decorate the Christmas table and I’m sharing them below. You can find out more about each ideas by clicking the titles below.

Magazine Christmas Tree

This is perfect for Christmas craft and to decorate the Christmas table.

Pine Cone Christmas Tree in a Jar

Pine cones, beads, liquid paper, a jar and salt. That's all you need.

White Christmas in a Jar

A few of these look magical as a table centrepiece

Baubles in a vase or bowl

Table decorations can be as simple as putting baubles in a big bowl of vase

Button Christmas Tree

A little quirky take on a Christmas table centrepiece.

Pine cone in vase

Pine cones are so festive and a lovely way to bring nature into the home.

Plastic Cup Christmas Tree

A craft for the kids to make for thier own Christmas table decorations

Twigs in a tin

Rustic and charming

Wreath candle

Make a table feature using a large candle and a door wreath

Candles in a Jar

These look magical ouside along a path.

Temporary Christmas Snow Globes

Add a bit of magic to the table centrepiece

Christmas Tree Pinatas

I enlisted the help of Charli’s Crafty Kitchen for some crafty food ideas, and below you’ll find a fabulous tutorial on how to make adorable Christmas Tree Pinatas. Place in clear wrap, add a ribbon and you have a cute homemade gift or make a few of these trees for a fabulous (and edible) table centrepiece.

Christmas Picnic

Wood rounds and plastic wine glasses make for a wonderful outdoor table decoration

White Christmas in a Jar

This simple look is magical.

Baubles and Garland

A vase, baubles, garland and table runner.

Stick Tree Feature

This is a favourite of mine. Bring nature inside.

Bright Colours

Deviate from traditional colours with a pop of bright.

Tea Light Tumbler

Can't get much simpler than this: Tea lights in a tumbler.

Light in a Jar

This magical feature is so easy!

Decorative Oranges

Simple. Gorgeous.

Ice Sculpture Feature

Christmas coloured ice feature.

Christmas Reindeer Snow Scene

Using toys in a themed jar

DIY Clay Nativity Scene

A nativity scene captures the essence of Christmas, and reminds us of the real reason for the season. It’s also a lot of fun for kids to put together and makes a special decoration for a table, display shelf or in a child’s bedroom

Wool Christmas Tree

A homey way to add a bit of warmth to the festive season. This wool Christmas Tree is so easy and cheap to make!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *