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  1. Amazing ideas for a Nordic-inspired Monochrome Christmas

    Nordic-style Christmas tree setting via Poppytalk.

    For Christmas this year on Wee Birdy,  I’m pulling together a series of Christmas themes to inspire you when decorating your home. Today, I’ve taken inspiration from Nordic style and one of the biggest trends to emerge this year in design: black interiors and homewares.

    Minimalist and moody, you can create a Nordic-style monochrome Christmas by combining matte black with natural materials such as woven fibres, pale timber and Christmas greenery. Lighten your look with snowy white and add a touch of gleam with gold or metallic accents.

    Be inspired by some of my favourite Nordic Christmas styling and ideas. Scroll down to the bottom of the page for my shopping guide to get the look.

    Above: A Holiday vignette by Ami McKay via Poppytalk.

    The Tree

    Nordic-style Christmas tree via Broste Copenhagen.

    Nordic-style Christmas tree via Broste Copenhagen.

    Nordic-style Christmas tree by House Doctor.

    Photo by House Doctor.

    THE PALETTE

    The stockings

    Photo by House Doctor.

    Photo and stockings via House Doctor.

    The decor

    A simple Nordic-style Christmas look by Weekday Carnival.

    A simple Christmas look by Weekday Carnival.

    A Nordic-style Christmas setting by Broste.

    Photo via Broste.

    A Nordic-style candle setting by House Doctor Denmark.

    A Nordic-style candle setting by House Doctor.

    The gift wrapping

    Nordic-style monochrome Christmas wrapping by House Doctor.

    Photo and Christmas wrap via House Doctor.

    The wreath

    The table setting

    A Nordic-style monochrome Christmas table setting by House Doctor.

    Photo and tableware via House Doctor.

    A Nordic Christmas table setting by House Doctor.

    Photo via House Doctor.

    The DIY

    DIY minimalist Advent Calendar by So Soft Sunday.

    DIY minimalist Advent Calendar by So Soft Sunday.

    The Advent Calendar

    Santa advent calendar by Oyoy.

    Santa advent calendar by Oyoy.

    Now Get the Look

    Stunning ideas for a Nordic-inspired monochrome Christmas theme by Wee Birdy.

    1. Christmas advent calendar in black by Cabin Co Interiors, $85 by Hard to Find.
    2. Scandi Tree Topper in Black and Natural, $19.95 by The Woodsfolk.
    3. GIVANDE Ribbon, white black, natural, $4.99 from IKEA.
    4. Black Christmas stocking, 129 SEK, from Granit.
    5. Henry and Co ‘dear santa’ Santa Sack, $38 from The Corner Booth.
    6. VINTER 2016 Paper napkins, $1.99 for pack of 30, from IKEA.
    7. Scandi Wall Dec Black and Natural, $14.95 from The Woodsfolk.
    8. House Doctor Pine Tree Ornament, $4.95 from Little Paper Lane.
    9. VINTER 2016 Hanging decoration, set of 6, $7.99 from IKEA.
    10. Black Candelabra, 649 SEK, from Granit.
    11. 3m Black Garland Black, $39 from The Woodsfolk.

    After more Christmas ideas? Have a look at these posts from the Wee Birdy archive.