Deck the halls!
Christmas is right ’round the corner and, with so much happening this month, it’s worth getting yourself (and your home) ready nice and early. We’ve cherry-picked our favourite items to transform your house into a winter wonderland. Whether you’re looking for intricate final touches on your table setting or Hong Kong-inspired ornaments for the tree, these Christmas decorations are guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit. Now all that’s left to do is finish buying all those presents… Simple. Don’t forget to check out our Guide to Holiday Fairs for a some seasonal shopping opportunities!
How could we not mention The Lion Rock Press as one of our top picks for Christmas decorations this year? The Hong Kong Hanging Decorations are sure to add the finishing touch to any Christmas Tree. We’ve loved the adorable Hong Kong transportation theme in previous years (featuring the star ferry, tram and local taxis), so we can’t wait to hang the newer additions up this year. Don’t forget to check out the adorable charity Christmas cards and festive wrapping!
Available online at The Lion Rock Press
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kikki.K’s Christmas collection merges quirky and traditional. We love this ceramic candle holder that is guaranteed to brighten up any table. We can accept that fireplaces aren’t quite needed in Hong Kong, but we’ll never say no to a good old fashioned tea light. For more of a modern twist on tree decorations, check out the black and gold baubles…
iDecorate is a haven for small furniture, gifts and chic accessories no matter what time of year it is. This festive season, keep the element of warmer weather with a turquoise colour scheme. This Green glass ornament is the easiest place to start. Check out the gift ideas for some useful stocking fillers.
With so many gorgeous decorations on offer, Pottery Barn is an easy choice for picking up all of your Christmas essentials. We love the handmade vintage sleigh. Fill it hight with gifts on Christmas eve, and decorate it with garlands and fairy lights, to make Christmas morning all the more cozy and festive. For a kitchen addition, opt for the Cheeky Reindeer Mug. As if the melted marshmallows (and sugar rush!) isn’t enough of a reason to get kids begging for hot cocoa…
Available online at Pottery Barn
With so many unique items on offer from thousands of independent sellers, Etsy is the place to look for one-of-a-kind decorations for your home. From personalised stockings to unique tree ornaments, cute fairy lights and DIY projects, ETSY is a go-to resource for Christmas decorations. We love the make-your-own advent calendar! Check out more alternative advent calendars in our roundup.
Available online at Etsy
Indigo Living is a Hong Kong homeware staple, so it’s got something for every member of the family this season. Whether you’re on the hunt for last minute fake Christmas Trees and fairy lights, or intricate wreaths and accessories for your Christmas tables. Baking fresh Christmas cookies (keep an eye out for our easy peasy recipes, coming soon!) and check out this Deer & Snowflake Cookie Pot as a little extra incentive.
This gem of a store is found on the famous Flower Market Road in Prince Edward and, bizarrely, has a huge array of Christmas decorations all year round. Take a trip down the busy lanes with the kiddos and let them help you choose out some decorative piece for reasonable prices. We love the colourful wicker reindeers!
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