31 Cozy Decorating Ideas to Help Beat Those Winter Blues

Enjoy these pretty decorations all winter long.

winter decorating ideas
Annie Schlechter

Ease the loss of your Christmas decorations after the holidays with these DIY winter decor ideas. Make every space in your home—including your porch—feel warm, cozy, and inviting, so you'll have the perfect place to relax when the cold weather arrives.

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winter decorating ideas wreath
Victoria Pearson
Wintery Wreath

A simple wreath of pinecones, fresh greenery, and a few white flowers makes a versatile piece you can showcase above a fireplace all winter long.

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winter decorating ideas hot cocoa bar
Courtesy of Pen and Paper Flowers
Hot Cocoa Bar

Set up this log cabin-inspired hot cocoa bar for a winter party or a cozy night indoors.

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winter decorating ideas tablescape
David Tsay
Winter Scene Tablescape

Make a snowy scene to enjoy indoors by pairing bottle brush trees with a string of lights and a wintery village set.

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winter decorating ideas mantel decor
Courtesy of Room for Tuesday
Gold and White Mantel

When the winter months are over, toss the greenery and you'll have a beautiful mantel arrangement to take you into spring.

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winter decorating ideas silver white winters sign
Courtesy of Hymns and Verses
Silver White Winters Sign

Follow this blogger's easy step-by-step guide to DIY this sweet sign for a perfect reminder of what's to come.

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winter decorating ideas ski display
Courtesy of The Picket Fence Projects
Vintage Ski Display

Scour local garage sales, flea markets, or thrift stores for , then repurpose as the perfect piece of porch decor. Display them alone or with a wreath for some added flair.

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winter decorating ideas porch decor
Courtesy of Liz Marie Blog
Wintertime Porch Decor

An evergreen tree, branches, and berries make for a merry welcome when styled in vintage galvanized buckets. You can even save a few bucks by using actual sleds instead of props.

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winter decorating ideas snowflake chandelier
Courtesy of Nina Hendrick Design Co.
Snowflake Chandelier

Quickly dress up a chandelier with a half-dozen snowflake ornaments that suit the rest of your decor. Keep it simple with distressed wooden ones or go glam with sparkling versions.

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winter decorating ideas sweater pillows
Courtesy of Sew a Fine Seam
Sweater Pillows

Upcycle old sweaters into cute knit pillows that will make a couch or favorite chair feel extra cozy through Valentine's Day.

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gingerbread cookie garland
Annie Schlechter
Natural Garlands

Find fresh garlands locally (think cedar, boxwood, and holly) to add an organic element to your winter decorations.

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winter decorating idea orange garland
Courtesy of A Daily Something
Dried Orange Slices Garland

Layer with a dried orange slice garland, like this DIY from , or strings of popcorn and cranberries, for a whimsical vintage touch.

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winter christmas cabin bedroom
Victoria Pearson
Pretty Pinecones

For a fun twist on a Christmas wreath, gather up some cedar and princess pine and adorn with pinecones, which you can also scatter around the room.

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tartan pattern, winter decor
Annie Schlechter
Playful Patterns

Touches of tartan here and there come across delightfully "holiday" no matter the palette (you needn't choose red and green).

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winter decor idea birch logs
Courtesy of Nina Hendrick
Stoneware Crock Decoration

This bundle of , berries, and Christmas tree clippings will look perfect in the foyer. Add a for extra sparkle.

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winter decor diy mason jar light
Courtesy of All Things Heart and Home
DIY Mason Jar Light

Make your porch sparkle with a lit by white and hung with .

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winter decor
Courtesy of Shabby Fu Fu Blog
Vintage Fruit Crates

Have your silverware and dishware at the ready in the dining room by displaying them in these stacked, rustic crates for an elegant touch.

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winter decor sign
Courtesy of Love Grows Wild
Silent Night Twinkle Light Canvas

Decorate your mantel with this twinkling canvas for a "brighter" home.

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winter decor joy sign
Courtesy of Place of My Taste
DIY Fur Letters

This fuzzy mantel decoration can be made in just 10 minutes, thanks to some faux fur, large paper letters, scissors, and a hot glue-gun.

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winter decor pinecone candle mason jars
Courtesy of Crafts by Amanda
Snowy Pinecone Candle Jars

Snow texture paint, pinecones, Mason jars, and twine come together to create DIY winter luminaries.

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winter decor diy sweater vase
Courtesy of Thrifty and Chic
Sweater Vase

Dress up your Christmas candles with these cozy holders made from sweaters.

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winter decor crochet star ornaments
Courtesy of Persia Lou
Crochet Star Ornaments

Work your crochet magic with these crafty ornaments that will make your Christmas tree look cozy.

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winter decor baby it's cold outside sign
Courtesy of Landeelu
DIY Mirror Art and Winter White Mantel

This unique DIY decoration will set you back just $12.

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winter decor pine trees
Liz Marie Blog
Fresh Pine Tree Vases

Wrap your home with the refreshing smell of fresh pine leaves by placing a few branches in large clear glass vases. Set them in a sun-filled window to evoke a forest setting.

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winter decor diy snowflakes
Courtesy of Making Home Base
Oversized Popsicle Snowflakes

All you need is a few popsicles sticks and spray paint to make these giant snowflakes. And remember: No two snowflakes are alike!

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winter decor
Courtesy from Urban Comfort
Winter Display

Mix glass bubble balls with natural elements—think pinecones, acorns, and leaves— to get this rustic contemporary look. Simple additions, like tea lights, tie the centerpiece together for a wintry scene.

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outdoor winter decorations
Courtesy of Julie Blanner
Outdoor Planter

Mix backyard elements with string lights for subtle front porch decor.

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winter decor twig wreath
Courtesy of Thistle Wood Farms
Winter White Twig Wreath

This winter wreath, complete with a little white dove trinket, is perfect for hanging above an entryway table.

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winter decor mason jar tea light
Courtesy of Nelly Vintage Home
Mason Jar Tea Light Candle Holder

Turn your Mason jars into tea light candle holders! Grab a few pinecones from your backyard, then add some pinecones, faux snow, and sprigs of pine.

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winter decor logs
Courtesy of Blue Roof Cabin
Stack of Logs

Spruce up your fireplace by filling a cute crate with logs and pine branches.

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winter decor let it snow sign
Courtesy of Live Laugh Rowe
Let It Snow Woodland Sign

Welcome guests with this cute winter sign, painted with stenciled lettering. Add a few snowflakes to finish off the look.

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