Stylish and Sustainable Christmas Decorations

In partnership with The Home Page  

Dress your home for a magical Christmas with these beautiful, eco-conscious baubles, garlands, candle holders and ornaments. As chosen by Co-Founder of The Home Page homes and lifestyle magazine, Rosalind Sack.

Stylish and Sustainable Christmas Decorations

Gold metal multi tea light holder

Gold metal multi tea light holder, £45, Graham and Green

Styling tip: This striking gold-foil tealight holder is the perfect centrepiece, adding height and drama to your Christmas table. Paired with foraged greenery, potted hyacinths, or sprigs of eucalyptus your table will not only look, but also smell, wonderful.

Gold metal multi tea light holder

Velvet initial Christmas decoration

Velvet initial Christmas decoration, £6.50, Oliver Bonas

Styling tip: These look super stylish hanging on the tree, adding a personal touch to stockings, or even tied around napkins as an alternative to a traditional name card.

Velvet initial Christmas decoration

Forever Crackers

Forever Crackers Candy cane embroidered reusable crackers with matching material crowns, £185, Selfridges

Styling tip: Yes, they’re expensive but, looked after properly, they could be future heirlooms. Simply fill with your choice of treats, personalise them for the recipient and they make for a lovely addition to the Christmas table.

Forever Crackers

Romy the Rabbit wooden marionette

Romy the Rabbit wooden marionette decoration, £12, Anthropologie

Styling tip: Children will want to play with these, so place them somewhere accessible, away from candles and where they can be fixed securely without risk of the tree toppling over. Trust us, we’re talking from experience here!

Romy the Rabbit wooden marionette

Patterned organic cotton canvas tablecloth

Patterned organic cotton canvas tablecloth (140 x 320cm), £17.99, H&M Home

Styling tip: For a charming natural table setting, layer with jute placemats, trailing greenery, vases of dried flower heads and natural linens, finished with flashes of gold and twinkling candlelight.

Patterned organic cotton canvas tablecloth

My Little Star Christmas stocking

My Little Star Christmas stocking, £35, Liberty

Styling tip: No fireplace is complete on Christmas Eve without a beautiful stocking hanging from the mantelpiece. But what if you have no fireplace? Hang along staircases, pegged to wire suspended between shelf brackets, or looped over drawer knobs.

My Little Star Christmas stocking

Ngoni giant brass hanging star

Ngoni giant brass hanging star, from £14.95, Nkuku

Styling tip: Threaded with delicate wisps of greenery and suspended with colourful ribbon, these stars would make a beautiful feature hung against walls or windows.

Ngoni giant brass hanging star

Murrine recycled glass baubles

Murrine recycled glass baubles, £10 (for two), Garden Trading

Styling tip: These simple and elegant baubles reflect light beautifully, so hang them next to fairylights, candlelight or lamplight to get the full effect of their glow.

Murrine recycled glass baubles

Manimekala hand-marbled papier-mâché baubles

Manimekala hand-marbled papier-mâché baubles, £30 (set of four), Wolf & Badger

Styling tip: Fill a giant glass demijohn vase with several large and sturdy branches hung with these beautiful baubles and wrapped in the star garland above for an added glow. Then place on a sideboard or hallway console table for a statement festive installation.

Manimekala hand-marbled papier-mâché baubles

Personalised menu card

Laura Jackson All The Trimmings personalised menu card, from £17.50 (for 10), Papier

Styling tip: Whatever the restrictions on how and who we can spend Christmas with this year, make it feel extra special with an informal, personalised menu. Complete your special table setting with matching name cards.

Personalised menu card

Leaf hand-painted papier-mâché bauble

Leaf hand-painted papier-mâché bauble made by artisans using recycled newspaper, £8, Toast

Styling tip: Made from papier-mâché, these beautiful baubles are lovely and lightweight, which makes them endlessly versatile. Hang from paperchains, tree branches and light fittings, or pile them high in glass lanterns, vases and bowls.

Leaf hand-painted papier-mâché bauble

Burnt orange silk velvet hand-dyed ribbon

Burnt orange silk velvet hand-dyed ribbon, from £9.50 for two metres, pompomblossom on Etsy

Styling tip: Everything looks better with beautiful velvet ribbon, in our opinion. Tied as bows on your Christmas tree, hung as trailing strands from your wreath, tied around napkins or glass jars of foliage on your dining table… the possibilities are endless.

Burnt orange silk velvet hand-dyed ribbon

Glass beaded star decoration

Glass beaded star decoration, £4, The White Company

Styling tip: These beaded stars add twinkle anywhere; whether hung on trees, looped around napkins on table settings, tied as a charm to ribbon on wrapped gifts, even suspended from garlands of greenery.

Glass beaded star decoration

Gideon glass decoration

Gideon glass decoration, £12, Anthropologie

Styling tip: These fabulously colourful statement decorations may be too heavy to hang on smaller trees. So give them the attention the deserve by hanging them en masse from a wooden branch suspended from the ceiling, curtain rail or shelf brackets. Add colourful ribbon for extra elegance.

Gideon glass decoration

Ekiti recycled glass and jute bauble garland

Ekiti recycled glass and jute bauble garland, £44.95, Nkuku

Styling tip: As with all glass decorations, these garlands create extra sparkle when reflecting light, so hang above glowing fireplaces, alongside fairylights wrapped around tree branches, or draped across mirrors over flickering candlelight.

Ekiti recycled glass and jute bauble garland

Handcrafted and dyed Burgundy tapered candles

Cire Trudon handcrafted and dyed Burgundy tapered candles, £18 (set of six), Matches fashion

Styling tip: These deep burgundy candles are a grown-up take on traditional pillarbox red and look beautifully elegant clustered in mismatched, multi-height holders on the mantelpiece, dinner table, or side board, or placed in wall sconces.

Handcrafted and dyed Burgundy tapered candles

Broste Copenhagen paper snowflake decoration

Broste Copenhagen paper snowflake decoration, £12, The Scandinavian Shop on Trouva

Styling tip: These paper decorations look wonderful clustered in odd numbers and hung at different levels against windows, or hung en masse along the bannisters or from the ceiling using removable Command hooks.

Broste Copenhagen paper snowflake decoration

Bungalow golden hanging mistletoe

Bungalow golden hanging mistletoe, £40, Rose & Lyons on Trouva

Styling tip: This reusable and eco-friendly alternative to natural mistletoe with its soft metal leaves and wired pearl berries would create extra sparkle hung close to a light source wherever you fancy a Christmas kiss!

Bequai display brass and glass opening pyramid candlestick

Bequai display brass and glass opening pyramid candlestick, £14.95, Nkuku

Styling tip: Fill with a pretty bauble, a sprig of holly, a clutch of star anise, a scattering of gold stars; these wonderful candle holders are endlessly customisable.

Bequai display brass and glass opening pyramid candlestick

Zinc taper candle display centrepiece

Zinc taper candle display centrepiece, £25, Home Barn

Styling tip: This clever zinc table centrepiece complete with candleholders is so versatile. Fill with pine cones, fronds of fir, sprigs of holly, clementines studded with aromatic cloves, mini glass baubles, feathers, dried fruit slices and cinnamon sticks, dried flower heads… the options are endless.

Zinc taper candle display centrepiece

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