13 Holiday Decor Items You Can Keep Up Through Winter

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chic christmas decorations inside home

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When to put up Christmas decorations and when to take them down has long been a subject of discussion among decorators and in homes across the country. Nothing is more magical than the twinkling lights, scintillating scents, and colorful displays of the season. So it’s no wonder some people want to keep the cozy feeling after all the gifts have been opened, the treats have been devoured, and the new year has begun.

Well, good news! Though Santa-themed decor might need to head to storage, many decorative items that are included in holiday scenes can remain in place throughout winter. Still, others can be shifted or adapted slightly and easily make the move from holidays to every day. 

Threshold™ designed with Studio McGee Cedar and Eucalyptus With Ribbon Wreath Green

Cedar and Eucalyptus with Ribbon Wreath Green - Threshold™ designed with Studio McGee

Target

This artificial-yet-realistic wreath of cedar and eucalyptus is simple and elegant. The greenery and festive ribbon blend easily with your other holiday decor and then stand on their own for the rest of the season.

The Holiday Aisle Christmas Snowman Porch Sign Wall Decor

Christmas Snowman Porch Sign Wall Decor

Wayfair

Whether your winter includes snow or abundant sun, this adorable snowman porch sign glides through Christmas and the first quarter of the new year with ease.

Duduta White Faux Fur Chair Seat Covers

Faux fur rug or throw

Amazon.com

This shaggy sheepskin throw can serve as a base for a snowy seasonal vignette all winter long. It also works as a chair throw or rug to add a soft, comfy touch to any room.

Sonoma Goods For Life Faux Antler Decorative Bowl

Antler bowl

Kohls.com

Take a walk on the wild side this winter with a bowl from Sonoma Goods for Life that might hold ornaments or a variety of faux seasonal fruits to liven up your space.

Lamps Plus Birch Tree Natural Column Table Lamp with Pull Chain

Birch table lamp

Lampsplus.com

Add a rustic touch to a tabletop in any room, plus a little light for a dark winter’s night. The wooden design will add an elevated and cozy touch which will be the perfect item for any cabin.

Ashland Beaded Snowflake Throw Pillow

Snowflake pillow

Michaels.com

Glam up your couch or comfy chair set by the fire with this bejeweled throw pillow from Ashland. The beaded snowflake throw pillow adds the right amount of sparkle to any couch or bed.

AOSTAR LED Photos Clips String Lights

photo clip string lights

Amazon

Winter holidays all lean on lights for decor and utility. These strands of battery-powered LED lights are perfect for displaying holiday greeting cards, and later, photos of loved ones. It can be hung up all year long with anything you want.

Laural Home Winter Wonderland Table Runner

Winter table runner

Overstock.com

This beautiful sky-blue table runner shows a winter woods scene on one side and a light flurry of snowflakes on the other. It comes in two lengths and creates a serene celebration on a console, dining table, or fireplace mantel.

Wondershop 3pc Mini Fabric Winter Bird Decorative Figurine Set Gray

Winter bird felt figures

Target.com

Target’s adorable avians continue to be popular this season. This trio is all bundled up and ready to add a dose of cuteness to your holiday and winter decorating. Feel free to add them on a window sill to display or an empty mantel that needs some color.

Union Rustic Pine Trees Canvas

Winter canvas print

Wayfair.com

This canvas print shows evergreens and bare branches of a forest in the dead of winter. The wall hanging comes with stretcher bars and a mounting kit, so it can be hung easily.

St. Nicholas Square Winter Scene Musical Snow Globe Table Decor

Musical Snow Globe

Kohls.com

Sledding is a perfect winter pastime, and this musical snow globe offers a little accompaniment by playing “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.” Keep the sound off after the tree and trimmings are put up, and you will still have a cheerful scene of the season.

The Holiday Aisle Resin Snowed Forest Tree Grove

tall frosted trees

Wayfair

A pair of forest figurines boasts frosted resin evergreens that add height to your tablescape or other Christmas or wintertime vignette. The tallest tree is about 17 inches tall and all of them together will give your decor a rustic, woodsy feel.

Pottery Barn Chambray Tile Stoneware 16-Piece Dinnerware Set

Pottery Barn Chambray Tile Stoneware 16-Piece Dinnerware Set

Pottery Barn

It’s always fun to have a special set of dishes for serving up holiday fare, but it can also seem like a bit of a waste to use once or twice and then store in the cabinet for the rest of the year. These chic and timeless dinner plates are not just appropriate for the entire winter season, but it comes in an entire set.

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