Fall just slammed on the brakes and boom....we literally have snowflakes the size of dinner plates falling as I type this! It's that time of year when we hustle around the shop, prepping for the holiday season. I won't deny it, we're bursting with inspiration and Christmas cheer!
I've put together a fun collection of accessories to make your country Christmas extra magical. So, snuggle up with a comfy blanket and a steaming mug of hot chocolate, and let the festive fun begin!
1. Rustic Farmhouse Signs
Sprinkle some rural charm into your home with rustic farmhouse signs. Find wooden or metal signs that boast heartfelt holiday messages, farm-inspired quotes, or even personalized family names. These signs can grace your porch, adorn your walls, or become a lively centrepiece.
2. Pinecone and Berry Wreaths
Add a touch of rustic charm to your holiday decor with pinecone and berry wreaths. Hang these adorable wreaths on your front door to welcome guests with a country flair. They also make a unique focal point above your fireplace or as wall art in your home. Find out how to make this one.
3. Handmade Ornaments
Sprinkle some rustic charm on your Christmas tree with handmade ornaments. Craft them yourself or snag them from a local artisan. These decorations will give your tree that extra country oomph. Picture burlap bows, wooden stars, and homemade clay ornaments just to name a few. Get the ones above here.
4. Mason Jar Lights
Mason jars are the epitome of country chic. Pop in some fairy lights and scatter them on your porch or make a home for them on your table. The delightful, warm glow will will be the perfect touch to your farmhouse Christmas.
5. Plaid Blankets
Plaid blankets are an absolute must-have for a country Christmas. They're just perfect for snuggling up by the fire, tossing over your couch, or even bringing along for a winter bonfire! One of these warm and cozy plaid blankets is guaranteed to keep you snug all season long!
6. Burlap Table Runners
Dress up your dining table with a burlap table runner. Add some pinecones, candles, and a few sprigs of holly for a festive, rustic look. Your holiday feast will taste even better when it's served on a table with this much charm!
7. Barn Red Kitchenware
Elevate your country Christmas cooking with barn red kitchenware. Whether it's bowls and plates, mugs, or dish towels, these classic red items will infuse your kitchen with a farmhouse feel. Cooking and baking for the holidays will be even more enjoyable with this cozy, rustic touch.
8. Country Christmas Cards
Send holiday greetings with a personal touch by choosing Christmas cards that reflect your rural lifestyle. Look for cards featuring barns, tractors, or farm animals to share the spirit of your country Christmas with friends and family. My personal favourite brand is Leanin' Tree!
9. Country Music Playlist
Set the mood with a country Christmas playlist featuring your favourite tunes. Whether it's "All I Want for Christmas Is A Real Good Tan" by Kenny Chesney or "Christmas in Dixie" by Alabama, the right music can make your celebrations even more enjoyable.
10. Wild Rags
Keep the chill away and also adds a pop of colour and style to your country Christmas outfit. Large bold prints or something a little more subtle, a good wild rag is a must for the season.
And thats a wrap...ten must-have accessories for a country Christmas! Simple things that reflect the warmth and charm of our rural lifestyle. I hope this list inspires you to embrace the spirit of the season!