20 Fantastic Ways To Decorate With Urns For Christmas

With their graceful curves and traditional styling, urns make a surprisingly beautiful addition to your Christmas decorations.

In fact, you might even have a few waiting in the garage for the spring planting season.

Best Ways To Decorate With Urns For Christmas. There is nothing as lovely as urns flanking a front door to amp up your curb appeal on Christmas and add to the welcoming feel of your home. #decorhomeideas

Whether you’re working with tiny decorative urns or full-sized Christmas porch planters, these ideas can help you integrate them into this year’s holiday decor.

1. Create a Wild Beauty with Rustic Christmas Bouquet

Bouquet of Christmas Greenery #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Here’s another charming take on a natural Christmas bouquet — a combination of branches creates a wild beauty that celebrates the local area.

In the back, a fallen log adds structure to the piece. Love rustic style?

Add in a few burlap roses to complete the picture.

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2.  Luxurious Decoration with an Urn Planter and Cage Lantern

Cage Lantern in a Pine-Stuffed Urn #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

A little modern and a little Old-World, this urn planter arrangement makes a spectacular Christmas decoration.

The trick is to find a planter and a cage lantern in the same finish; when you insert the pine branches, the piece will look like a high-end designer fixture.

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3. Brighten Up Your Porch with a Red Christmas Ball Planter

Festive Front Door Planter #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Working with a small amount of space on your front porch?

This adorable planter is an efficient and colorful option.

The fun lies in the enormous red Christmas ball nestled in the pine branches.

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4. Bring the Magic of Blue and Green to Your Front Porch

Festive Urn with Bright Blue Christmas Ornaments #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

There’s something magical about the combination of natural greenery and vibrant blue ornaments.

Bring this vibrant design to your front porch by filling an urn with a wealth of green boughs.

The thick branches create the perfect spot to hang blue ornaments and a ribbon bow.

5. Spruce Up Your Porch with a Natural Tree and Decorative Urn

Front Porch Urn Christmas Tree Planters #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Dress up your porch by “planting” a small natural tree in a large pedestal urn. Instead of soil, fill the area around the base with rocks, pebbles, or even sandbags.

A selection of decorations creates a gorgeous design that makes your neighbors smile.

6. Striking Holiday Centerpiece With a Modern-Traditional Fusion

Geometric Black and White Urn with Pine Boughs #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Mix modern and traditional styles by pairing a geometric-print urn with a classic Christmas arrangement.

If you’re short on time, simply buy a pine centerpiece from the store or a florist; you can also make your own using real or artificial branches.

The unexpected contrast is bold and contemporary.

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7. Bring Festive Cheer to Your Outdoor Urns with Cedar Boughs

Greenery-Filled Christmas Urns #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

When you live in a warm climate, your outdoor urns are in use year-round.

Don’t let that deter you — just tuck a bouquet of cedar or pine boughs between the leaves of your existing plants.

They’ll add height and give your space a festive feeling.

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8. Illuminate Your Front Porch on Christmas with this Unique Tree

Lighted Outdoor Plant Cage Christmas Tree #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

If you already have urns on your front porch, use them as a base for a fun Christmas tree.

Make your own using a plant cage; just flip it so the narrow end faces up. Wrap it in strand lights to illuminate the entry.

Here, a strand of globe lights takes the place of ornaments.

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9. Showcase Your Love of Natural Textures with Urn Decoration

Lush Birch and Pine Outdoor Urn #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Do you love natural textures?

This Christmas urn decoration is the perfect way to showcase your favorites.

It’s filled with a thick bunch of pine boughs and a few stems of white berries; the birch sticks add height and a stunning color variation.

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10. Create an Eye-Catching Entrance with a Single Urn Planter

Outdoor Urn Planter with Mini Christmas Tree #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Get started on this spectacular entryway with a single large urn planter.

It elevates a tiny tree, creating gorgeous levels on your front step.

Load it up with decorations, using full-sized ornaments for a fun-size contrast.

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11. Make a Statement with Oversized Ornaments

Oversized Christmas Ball in a Nest of Greenery #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Have you ever wondered how to use the beautiful oversized ornaments?

If you don’t have the space for a 15-foot Christmas tree, this is the perfect solution.

A simple bunch of greenery makes the perfect nest for a gorgeous ball ornament.

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12. Festoon Your Urn Planter with Cheerful Winter Greenery

Pine Cones and Golden Berries in a Vintage Planter #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

When you take down your urn planters for the winter, leave out the smallest one.

It’s a gorgeous base for a festive bunch of winter greenery.

Here, golden berries and perfectly-formed pine cones add a cheerful yet natural look that’s ideal for your front porch.

via Setting For Four

13. Festive Tree-Shaped Topiaries for Your Front Door

Red and Green Christmas Tree Topiaries #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Flank your front door with these clever tree-shaped topiaries, which are laden with glistening red and green Christmas balls.

Sparkling green tinsel garland takes the place of pine needles, creating a tree that’s beautiful and weather resistant.

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14. Welcome Guests with a Jubilant Outdoor Planter Display

Red, Green, and Gold Baubles in a Bed of Greens #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Dress up your empty outdoor planter using this creative design.

Loose boughs create a nest shape, giving you the perfect spot to add a mountain of Christmas balls.

The rich red, green, and gold colors welcome your guests with a beguiling twinkle.

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15. Adorn Your Home with a Miniature Artificial Pine Tree

Retro Christmas Tree in an Urn Planter #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

A miniature tree is a perfect way to show off a small collection of themed ornaments.

This adorable artificial pine fits perfectly in a small urn, so you can set it on a hall table or a desk.

Load up the branches for a fun, festive look.

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16. Gorgeous and Affordable Urn Planter Decoration

Trees Made of Christmas Presents #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Looking for a clever way to decorate your front door?

As long as you have two urn planters, you can recreate this stunning design.

Empty boxes wrapped in paper and bows are stacked into tree shapes for a look that’s striking and super affordable.

17. Winter Display with Urns and Globes at Your Front Door

Twin Twine Globes With Branches and Red Berries #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Frame your front door with these cheerful urns — they’re so beautiful, you might just want to leave them in place after December 25th.

This display is all about height; it uses tall urns and large globes for an impressive effect.

18. Transform Your Outdoor with a Cheery Wreath and Lights

Twine Sphere Christmas Garden Urn #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

If you have a garden urn or a birdbath sitting empty this winter, grab a pine wreath that’s slightly larger than the opening.

The green needles support an enormous twine sphere, creating a fascinating decoration.

Fill the interior with lights for an extra festive touch.

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19. Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal with a Twisted Topiary

Twisted Christmas Urn Topiary #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

How beautiful is this twisted topiary?

The generous curves attract attention, and the green leaves look lovely when lined with simple white lights.

After the holidays, simply leave your topiary in its urn planter for a fresh pop of color.

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20.  Elevate Your Décor with Greenery and Silver Accents

Zen Plants and Christmas Ornaments #Christmas #urns #decorations #decorhomeideas

Bring a zen vibe to your holidays with a modern take on Christmas greens.

Here a group of simple plants appears to grow out of a bed of silver Christmas balls.

The contrast between sparkling silver and brilliant green is unexpected and decidedly beautiful.

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