Do You See What I See: Inspiration for a Plaid Christmas

Do You See What I See: Inspiration for a Plaid Christmas

Nancy Mitchell
Dec 9, 2015
(Image credit: 100 Layer Cake)

Maybe it's just my Scottish heritage speaking, but I think there's something undeniably appealing about plaid. It's jaunty, it's colorful, it's cozy — what more could you want in your Christmas decorations? Here's a bit of inspiration for adding a little tartan to your holiday.

Above: The perfect holiday dinner decor, with patterns on patterns and greenery and candles and just a bit of a moody feel. From 100 Layer Cake.

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Plaid accents (folded tea towels!) add just the right touch of cheer to a tabletop from Poppytalk.

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A lovely red and green wreath topped with a plaid bow from Sweet Something Design on Etsy.

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A plaid tablecloth adds a cheerful touch to a modern table from Wills Casa.

Ok, so you might not want to go this crazy with plaid in your bedroom — although if you did we wouldn't blame you. Spotted on Between Naps on the Porch.

Not technically plaid but buffalo check, but hey, close enough. From The White Buffalo Styling Co.

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A git-wrapping DIY featuring plaid ribbon from Honestly WTF.

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A tartan dinner party spotted on Rue Magazine.

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From Craftberry Bush, a Christmas tree all decked out in plaid ribbon, with gifts to match.

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