We show you 13 vintage Christmas ornament ideas to decorate your home. A charming style that brings the simplicity and warmth from decades past. Some of these vintage ornaments are repurposed pieces transformed into beautiful decorations to spice up your space. Each Christmas item can contain a story, especially if they are inherited from your grandmother. Meaningful objects that will make you remember the magical times of the past and share them with your family.
1. Spools of Wooden Thread Create Great Christmas Trees
Old wooden spools are repurposed here to make a cute Christmas tree. The worn wood of the panels and the paint with some imperfections also have a rustic effect. A good alternative to include it on a wall and make it the center of attention in your environment. (Image Source)
2. Christmas Decoration Made with an Old Drink Box
A wooden box where drinks were transported is transformed into a tray to display different decorations such as glass containers with lighted candles inside, scented pinecones and some green plants with holly. (Image Source)
3. Christmas Centerpiece with Colorful Spheres
A silver, two-tier metal cake base can make a great centerpiece. Each level is stocked with varied and colorful Christmas spheres used in times past. (Image Source)
4. Glass Dome and Snowmen
Dolls and Christmas trees can be displayed inside a glass dome to spice up your Christmas decorations. The base of this ornament is an antique pedestal circular table with opaque metallic details all around.
5. A Captivating Metal Box with Some Accessories from the Past
A metal kitchen box is reused to include various Christmas decorations from bygone eras such as trees, spheres, canes and some other decorations that beautify the environment.
6. Imposing Vintage Metal Scale
A scale can be transformed into a magnificent Christmas ornament with spheres in matching colors such as green, pink and gold.
7. Charming Corner Decorations with Christmas Trees
In this cozy corner there is a small silver Christmas tree adorned with different vintage dolls and some colorful Christmas balls. At the base we see how it integrates a wooden box with a large number of Christmas balls in different colors. As a complement, another small vintage tree is added on the wall. (Image Source)
8. Little Christmas Trees with Built-in Lights
Small old Christmas trees with built-in lights are grouped on the table, also decorated with a doily and some Christmas balls. (Image Source)
9. Aged Metallic Scratcher Turned into Christmas Ornament
The simple, worn metallic scriber turns into a Christmas ornament by adding a few green plants, pinecones, and a red and white fabric bow in square patterns.
10. A Cute Vintage Ornament as a Decorative Complement
Inside this glass an outdoor Christmas scene is added. Made up of snow, pine trees, a car, a lantern, lights and a firewood seller.
11. A small space with vintage details
Here stands out the Christmas tree decorated with small sacks, circular embroidered cloth ornaments, spheres, and a bow at the top. An old metal container is placed at the base. This tree matches the white vintage sideboard also decorated with different antique accessories.
12. Simple and Beautiful Van with Christmas Trees
This nostalgic pickup from the 50’s becomes the center of attention in the room. Accompanied by Christmas trees in the back. Decorative accents include some cushions with red details.
13. A Lantern Transformed into a Christmas Ornament
A lantern aged with the passage of time and painted white with some imperfections is reused and turned into an ideal Christmas accessory for outdoors. Inside this object different accessories are introduced such as the snowman and the Christmas tree.
These were some vintage Christmas ornament ideas to decorate your home. A great option that allows us to integrate elements from past decades, reusing and creating a festive and charming atmosphere for this Christmas.