BLUE + GREEN CHRISTMAS DECOR IN OUR LIVING ROOM: A SIMPLE AND ELEGANT LOOK!

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Today I’m sharing my blue and green Christmas decor in our living room – I must tell you, I think this is my favorite Christmas color palette yet. I talked about this gorgeous color palette in my Christmas tree and mantel post this past weekend. With touches of soft sage green and soft blues, accented with understated holiday greenery and blue and white Chinoiserie, our Christmas living room and home feels sophisticated and elegant, yet still very simple. I am so happy with how it all came together.

We’re already in the third week of November and Thanksgiving is here – how did this fall season and this entire year go so fast?! I feel like I’m a little behind on it all, but I’m trying my best to bring you the best inspiration that I can.

I hope you enjoy our Christmas living room!

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CHRISTMAS LIVING ROOM DECOR IN BLUE + GREEN

Christmas living room decorated in blue and green with green garland and ribbons on the mantel. Blue and white chinoiserie decor is styled throughout the room.

My holiday look this year is a little bit vintage-inspired on our tree, and with the use of simple greenery, but also a little modern with some of my accessories.

Keeping this in mind, I wanted the overall look of our living room to feel updated and clean but still layered and collected.

Kind of an oxymoron, I know!

Living room decorated for Christmas with pretty greenery, a white sofa is styled with blue and white pillows.

I am a traditionalist at heart, there is no doubt, and I’m also a maximalist! But I also love clean, simple and modern touches here and there.

So when I think about taking a modern approach to holiday styling, for me, that’s fewer layers, and accessories with clean lines.

A corner of a living room with a Christmas tree decorated in light green and blue bows, a white sofa is styled with blue and white pillows.

Our shelves can feel cluttered looking when there are too many pieces on them, even with a monochromatic palette, so I kept them as simple as I could without them looking boring and bare.

Beautiful floor to ceiling shelves and fireplace decorated for Christmas with green garland and wreaths.

Our buffet behind the sofa is dressed with simple decor – more on that further down!

A Christmas decorated living room, a white sofa with blue and white pillows.
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Sofas | Ottoman | Chandeliers | Wall sconces | Rug | Small side table | Garden stool | Garden Stool | Garden stool | Buffet

PILLOW COVERS IN BEAUTIFUL BLUES

A corner of a Christmas decorated living room with a white sofa styled with blue throw pillows.

I’m truly so fortunate to be able to parter with Arianna Belle every season, to bring my living room vision to life. We went with a monochromatic look, all in blue this Christmas.

White sofa styled with light blue throw pillows, Christmas decor sits behind on a table.

A little side note – I’m still all about the karate chop! I know some people say it’s old and dated, but to me, gorgeous pillows need that perfect chop.

Blue and white throw pillows on a white sofa, Christmas trees in mercury glass and a blue and white ginger jar arranged with holiday greenery.

You probably recognize my Don’t Fret Pillow covers from our summer living room.

I decided to use them again here, I thought it was the perfect look for my blue and green Christmas decor. A bold, but elegant statement, the pattern is exquisite.

Blue and white throw pillows on a white sofa, Christmas trees in mercury glass and a blue and white ginger jar arranged with holiday greenery.
Blue and white throw pillows on a white sofa, Christmas tree decorated with light green and blue bows sits behind.

Our newest beauties are these gorgeous Chinois Fret covers with navy piping (center).

I’m such a huge fan of piping – it always elevates the look and adds the most beautiful finishing detail for a crisp, clean edge.

Blue and white throw pillows on a white sofa, Christmas tree decorated with light green and blue bows sits behind.

The Powder blue velvet covers were first seen in our fall living room last year – it’s such a versatile color and the velvet is so soft and beautiful. These are a great staple to add to any pillow arsenal!

The three pillows together are so beautiful, don’t you think? So pretty with all the greenery throughout our home.

Blue and white throw pillows on a white sofa, Christmas decor around the living room with greenery and blue and white chinoiserie.
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Don’t Fret Sky | Chinois Fret Sky | Powder blue velvet | Pillow Insert

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BLUE + GREEN CHRISTMAS DECOR ON OUR BUFFET

Living room decorated for Christmas with greenery, blue and white chinoiserie.

I took my more ‘modern approach’ to styling our buffet, with simple mercury glass trees, candles and a beautiful greenery and ginger jar arrangement.

A wood and mirrored buffet decorated for Christmas with mercury glass trees in silver, blue, gold and green with a greenery arrangement in a blue and white ginger jar.
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OUR CHRISTMAS TREE + MANTEL

Our tree and mantel are decked in more blue and green this year! Head over to get all the details!

White sofa styled with blue pillows, a Christmas tree decorated with light green and light blue bows.

I used simple faux greenery stems arranged in my ginger jar as the focal point of this vignette.

Some design books create a riser for my arrangement – always a simple way to bring importance to a piece and showcase it.

I formed two groupings on either side of my arrangement and staggered the trees and candles.

SIMPLE COFFE TABLE STYLING FOR CHRISTMAS

A beautiful white ceramic Christmas village church

I kept my Christmas decor very simple on our ottoman this year, with some more pretty faux greenery arranged in another ginger jar on one side, and a simple ceramic white church on the other.

A holiday arrangement with Christmas greenery in a blue and white ginger jar

A beautiful scented candle in a gorgeous soft green is the perfect accent to compliment everything.

A holiday arrangement with Christmas greenery in a blue and white ginger jar styled with a light green scented candle, white Christmas village church.

I always keep my design books on my trays to add layers of interest and to showcase accessories with some height.

Blue and green Christmas decor, coffee table styling with a white ceramic church, and Christmas mantel with green stockings in the background.
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White ceramic church | Ginger jar | Greenery | Books | White trays | Ceramic tray | Scented candle

Beautiful Christmas decorated living room , white sofa with blue pillows, Christmas tree with light green and blue bows.

With a view into our dining room and entryway, you can see the rest of our simple and elegant touches of blue and green Christmas decor – simple garland, beautiful greenery arrangements and my blue and white chinoiserie.

Blue and white chioiserie, Christmas garland, ginger jars, planters and simple Christmas decor on white painted bookshelves.

In the corner next to our bookshelves, where our tree has been for the last several years, you’ll find more blue and green Christmas decor – a simple, undecorated faux tree nestled in my blue and white planter.

I absolutely love the mix of chinoiserie and holiday greenery throughout our Christmas living room and home this year.

Living room shelves decorated for Christmas with greenery, blue and white chinoiserie accents and light green velvet stockings.

Thank you for visiting and reading with me today – I hope you’re inspired by my blue and green Christmas decor! Stay tuned for more holiday posts coming soon. Wishing you all a very Happy Thanksgiving! xo

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Christmas tree | Green ribbon | Thin blue ribbon | Wide Blue ribbon | Blue and white ornaments | Gold ornaments | White gift boxes | Tree topper

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Pine garland | Cedar Garland | Cedar wreaths | Velvet stockings | Green ribbon | Blue ribbon | Large ginger jars | Ceramic Churches

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6 Comments

  1. So pretty! I love this look! It’s festive but calm and relaxing. Do you have a link for your tree topper?

  2. Tamara, your living room looks just elegant. There are so many eye-catching elements that bring it all together for a refined, understated elegance that certainly speaks to me! You’ve given me some great ideas to use in my home this year, so thank you for this post. I hope you and your family have a Happy Thanksgiving.

  3. tamaraanka says:

    Thank you so much! I just added a link to s similar one that lights as well! Hope this helps!

  4. tamaraanka says:

    Thank you so much Sally, I’m so happy you like everything and are inspired! Happy Thanksgiving to you as well! xo

  5. Tamara! Your living room alway leaves me oh-my-goshing. Never more so than during the holidays. Just beautiful! xo

  6. Lauren SCHMIDT says:

    Love, love, love your tree with the green and blue ribbons. Just GORGEOUS!

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