Make your home sparkle this season with our favourite decorations
From the twinkling fairy lights and colourful tree to a warmly candlelit dining table decorated with the finest crockery, the festive season really is a time to make your house feel like a home for all your guests. But getting a festive feel needn’t mean going garish – from shining metallics to understated accessories, it’s possible to be both chic and seasonal.
Here is our pick of the hottest home accessories to make your surroundings sparkle…
Farina Lantern, Marina Home, visit Mall of Egypt
A metallic lantern is one of the simplest and most effective ways to update your dining table décor and this simple but chic style from Marina Home is among the best out there. Crafted from glass and iron, in an antique gold finish, and available in a selection of sizes, pop a pillar candle in the Farina lamp for a perfect centrepiece that’ll look just as good on your sideboard or balcony when the celebrations are over.
Sleigh bell star, LE420, Zara Home, visit Mall of Egypt
Looking for a non-traditional way to decorate your front door? Kids and grown-ups alike will love this cute sleigh bell star from Zara Home. Hanging on a festive red ribbon, its gentle jingle will bring a smile to every visitor as you welcome them into your home, and it looks just as stylish above the fireplace or hanging in the kids’ bedrooms.
Admiral 105-piece dining set, LE6,380, Home Centre, visit Mall of Egypt
Perfect for feeding a crowd, the Admiral tableware set from Home Centre features an astonishing 105-pieces, including a full table setting for 12 people as well as a tea set, a tureen and some chic oval serving platters. The navy and gold pattern is glitzy enough to be festive, but also simple enough to be a stylish choice all year round.
Alphabet stockings, LE260 each, Marks & Spencer, visit Mall of Egypt
It simply wouldn’t feel like the holidays without a festive stocking, so why not make every member of the family feel extra special with their own personalised version? These embroidered alphabet stockings will look great hanging in your home, whether filled with gifts or not…