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12 Best After Christmas Ideas

Wondering what to do after Christmas? Need tips on storage of Christmas Ornaments & Decorations or How To Decorate After Christmas? Well, we’ve got you covered. Today’s post is filled with the best ideas for after-Christmas organizing and decorating.

What To Do After Christmas?

Decorating for Christmas is my absolute favorite, but after Christmas might be my least favorite.

Once Christmas is over, we have the daunting task of storing Christmas decorations and ornaments. The house suddenly feels very depressing and blah!

It can be overwhelming, but it will be less depressing if you take the time to tackle these projects for after Christmas organizing and decluttering.

I’m sharing one of my best tips for storage of Christmas Ornaments, ideas for decluttering, and what to leave out for Winter decorating. Since we are spending New Year’s Eve at our beach cottage, I just finished using these tips, and they made things go exceptionally smoothly

In addition, I’ve included 11 other bloggers’ tips and ideas to give you several options.

Winter Decorating Ideas for 2023

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Storage of Christmas Decorations

First, we need to get the Christmas Decorations out of the way. These storage of Christmas Ornaments and Decor ideas and tips will save you time and money.

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Best Seasonal Storage Ideas for Decor

By: Rachel at The Ponds Farmhouse

Would you like seasonal storage ideas to help you organize your Christmas decorations? These simple tips will keep all your seasonal decor organized, and you’ll know exactly where to find each item.

In addition, you will find tips on what to get rid of and what to use for your Winter decorating.

Storage of Christmas Decorations and How to Decorate after Christmas Ideas for what to do after Christmas

9 Ways To Be Prepared For Next Christmas

By: Kim at Shiplap and Shells

Are you still trying to recover from the craziness of the holidays? Here are nine ways to help you prepare for next year’s Christmas season by starting now.

How to prepare for next Christmas Now after Christmas Ideas.

5 Must Haves For Keeping The Holiday Season Organized

By: Kim at Cottage in the Mitten

Do you feel a little overwhelmed with everything there is to store away after the holidays? If so, here are five must-haves for keeping your next holiday season organized and storage of Christmas decorations.

What to do after Christmas with all the holiday decorations.  Storage of Christmas ornaments solutions.

Christmas Ornament Storage Hack Tik Tok Made Me Do It

By: Stacy Ling at Bricks N Blooms

Looking for better ways to store your Christmas tree ornaments? Wait until you see this cool storage hack I found on Tik Tok that makes it so much easier to put your Christmas ornaments away! Be sure to check out this cool storage of Christmas Ornaments hack.

Easy Hack for storage of Christmas Ornaments.  Tik Tok Made me do it.

How To Organize A Small House With No Storage

By: Eleanor Rose Home

Organizing & decluttering a home with limited storage space is easy with these 5 simple tips that anyone can use.

How To organize a Small Home without storage .  What to do after Christmas.

Fantastic Ways To Store Christmas Decor

By: Brendt at She Gave It A Go

Packing up Christmas can feel overwhelming if you do not have a storage solution for your decor. So why not make the storage easy, budget-friendly, and practical? Come check out these awesome ideas when storing Christmas decor.

Ideas for storage of Christmas decorations after the holidays.

How To Make Storage More Organized and Functional

By: AnnMarie at Simply 2 Moms

Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to get organized. Do you have a storage closet or room that’s gotten out of control? Come see how AnnMarie took an unorganized mess and created a functional and organized space.

Get organized and declutter after the Christmas Holidays.

How To Decorate After Christmas?

In addition to storage solutions for after Christmas, you may wonder how to decorate after Christmas.

When it’s cold and dark outside, it’s important to make the house feel cheerful and cozy. These after Christmas decorating ideas will give you the inspiration you need.

Vintage Ski Lodge After Christmas Decorating Ideas

By: Ann at Dabbling and Decorating

If you are looking for creative ways to transition into winter decor, check out this Vintage Ski Lodge Decor Series, filled with winter decorating ideas from snowshoes and old skis to how to make ice lanterns!

Winter Decorating with a ski lodge theme.

Winter Entry Table with Natural Elements

By: Michelle at Thistle Key Lane

Add some simple natural elements to warm up your winter decor with evergreens and pinecones. Check out Michelle’s creative ideas for decorating after Christmas.

Winter Entry table with natural elements - sustainable ideas for after Christmas Decorating.

Easy Ways To Refresh Your Home in January

By: Jennifer at Cottage on Bunker Hill

Once you have Christmas packed away for another year, it’s a great time to add a few cozy touches to your spaces for Winter. Here are Jennifer’s easy ideas to refresh your home in January (super budget-friendly too!!)

How To refresh you home in January and decorate for winter

How To Make Beautiful Winter Mantel Decor

By: Robyn at Robyn’s French Nest

When the Christmas decor comes down, the cozy feelings don’t have to go away! In this post, find some tips and ideas to create simple winter decor for January. You can use these same concepts throughout your home for the winter season!

How To Decorate After Christmas easy mantel decor for January Decorating Ideas.

5 Ways To Refresh Your Home After Christmas

By: Tammy at White Lilac Home

With the holidays over, we look for cozy ways to style our home for the winter. Tammy is sharing 5 easy ways to refresh your home.

How to decorate after Christmas to create a cozy home.

Whether you begin removing the Christmas decoration immediately or wait until January, I hope we’ve given you plenty of ideas about what to do after Christmas! You can click the images below for some storage solutions.

I appreciate you for following along all year and look forward to sharing so many more adventures with you in 2023.

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Friday 6th of January 2023

Lots of great ideas!!! Can't wait to get started.


Sunday 8th of January 2023

Stacy, Thank you for stopping by.