11 Tiny Decor Items for Making the Perfect Holiday Shelfie

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The Spruce / Illustration by Amy Sheehan / West Elm

The holiday season is right around the corner, and one of the best parts of this time of year is decorating your home to make your space feel welcoming, bright, and festive. If you're short on space or just prefer to decorate using miniatures, we have great news. There are so many darling holiday-themed products on the market right now that are full of spirit yet won't take up a ton of room in your home. The 11 items below are all small enough to fit on your bookshelves and will add plenty of pep to your space.

AerWo 24PCS Artificial Mini Christmas Trees

bottle brush trees


Bottle brush trees are a holiday classic. This 24 piece set will look great scattered across your shelves and will add a little bit of glitter to your living room.

Anthropologie Gleaming Primrose Mirror Ornament

mirror ornament


If you love Anthropologie's famous Gleaming Primrose Mirror, you won't want to miss out on this miniature option. While it's technically meant to be an ornament, it'll look equally darling propped up on a shelf. Since it doesn't totally scream "holidays," you can even choose to keep it on display all year long.

RiasHallmarkBoutique Mini Menorah Set With Menorah and Candles

Etsy mini menorah


This mini menorah will help you celebrate Hanukkah no matter where you are—bring it on the go as you travel or simply add it to your holiday decor at home for an extra festive touch. It even comes with some candles, making it easy to get the celebration started.

Wondershop™ 7.5" Mini Knit Reindeer Christmas Stocking - Wondershop™

mini knit stocking


Your stockings are already hung by the chimney waiting for Santa's arrival, but how about grabbing a few more to use purely as decor? This mini stocking is still super nice looking thanks to its knit pattern and festive reindeer design. Prop a few of these up on your shelves and fill them with seasonal candy or other small treats.

Factory Direct Assorted Miniature Gold Plastic Deer, 16 Pieces

gold deer factory direct


What's Christmastime without Santa's reindeer crew? Grab some mini reindeer and arrange them how you please on your shelf. These gold figurines look elevated without breaking the bank. Set them together as a herd or sprinkle them all over the bookcase. Kids could even entertain themselves with a game of "I spy."

Hemlock Miniature Snowman

walmart mini snowman


No matter what the weather is like outside, it wouldn't be winter without a snowman on display somewhere, and this miniature guy is just so darling. Grab one, two, or even three and place them throughout your bookshelves; at less than $10 each, you can put them all over your home.

Paper Source Light Up Reindeer Plush

light up reindeer

Paper Source

Kids will love this light up reindeer plush toy, which measures just 3.5 inches tall, making it a perfect shelf accent. Just push a button and watch it glow. The reindeer's cheery expression is just too cute.

HOBEEMini DIY Toy Miniature House

village set


There's nothing like cozying up and spending the holidays at home. Set up a darling replica of a cheery living room scene on one of your shelves by using this adorable kit. If you have young ones, they may also enjoy incorporating these pieces into a dollhouse setup.

West Elm Village Tealight Candleholders

village tealights

West Elm

Many people enjoy setting up a little holiday village on their mantel top, and you can create the same type of display on your shelves with several of these little houses (which double as tealights). They're a holiday classic!

Manunclaims 1:12 Mini Potted Plant Realistic

mini tree


We guarantee that even if you don't have space for a real Christmas tree, you'll be able to fit one of these into your house. Measuring just a little over three inches tall, this pint sized (but adorable) Christmas tree will brighten up any shelf in your home.

Wondershop™ Cloche with Mini House Scene Christmas Tree Ornament

cloche ornament with house


Though this is an ornament, it can double as decor — just cut off the string. If you love Christmas decor but aren't wild about red and green, this is a great option. Even a neutral-hued holiday can be a festive one.

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