Want to pull out all of the stops when decorating your home this Christmas? Forget the tinsel and baubles, make your home stand out from the festive crowd with these simple updates.  

From left to right: Mink Sheepskin Rug - £60.00Havana Bedside Cabinet - £52.21, Matalan Christmas Snowflake Cushion - £8.00, Matalan Christmas Pre-Lit Frosty Wreath - £20.00, Matalan Christmas Novelty Doorstop - £8.00, Wellesley Mocha and Cream Throw - £69.00 

Add some texture

Nothing beats a sheepskin rug when trying to create a warm and snug setting on a cold winter's evening. Whether hung over the back of a chair, placed next to a roaring fireplace or draped at the foot end of a bed, a sheepskin rug makes a room feel cosier with minimal effort. This Mink Sheepskin Rug will add texture, whilst giving your space a stylish, mid-century boost. Couple this with wood grain furniture to evoke a wintery, log cabin feel. This simple Havana Bedside Cabinet cabinet will work a treat.  

Play with accessories

You can instantly give your space a festive touch with the help of a few accessories. This playful reindeer door stopper will liven up your space and catch guest's wandering eyes - especially youngsters. Team this with the Snowflake Cushion and Pre-Lit Frosty Wreath for the ultimate festive look. 

Keep warm

Keeping warm without cranking the heat up is a never-ending battle we all fight over the Christmas period. Soft and sumptuous, this deluxe Wellesley Mocha and Cream Throw should keep you toasty when the chill kicks in and help to keep the heating bill down. You could also use it to give a tired-looking sofa a luxurious lift, ready for when guests come-a-knocking.

For more home tips this season, check out our November checklist