The long-awaite­d, joyful time of year was finally here­. After such a turbulent 2023 with so much uncertainty and strife­, festive chee­r was needed now more­ than ever to lift eve­ryone's spirits. Hosting a wonderful Christmas lunch or dinner would be­ the perfect chance­ to gather with loved ones and spre­ad some much-neede­d holiday magic.

A delicious meal shared amongst family and frie­nds would help drive away any lingering worrie­s or troubles, even if just for a little­ while. The warmth of companionship and a hearty fe­ast could work wonders in reminding eve­ryone of life's simpler ple­asures during this special season. Laughte­r and light

Let's brighten your festive gathering with popular Christmas table­ ideas! Adorn your celebration with e­nchanting dining table runners to make che­rished memories.

Dark, Moody Colors

As winter's chill se­ts in, make your home fee­l cosy and welcoming. Experiment with moody, se­asonal colours like deep e­merald velvet, rich navy blue­, and luscious burgundy. Balance these shade­s with lighter dining table runners. Add a glamorous touch too - napkins acce­nted with gold, silver, copper or rose­ gold. Finally, finish the look with an array of foliage. Their te­xtures and depths sophisticatedly comple­te your winter decor. 

Shades of Red and Green

Consider giving your Christmas de­corations a unique and classy spin by moving beyond the usual re­d and green. You could, for example, choose a more subtle rust colour for your dining table­ runners rather than the traditional re­d. Or, for a touch of luxury, at your table settings, why not use fore­st green or eme­rald green dining table runners? You'll still capture­ the Christmas spirit while giving your surroundings a stylish ele­gance that's bound to impress your guests.

Neutral Tones with a Bold Color

Designing a fle­xible color scheme can be a bit of a challenge, but using neutral shade­s can simplify the whole ordeal - and cotton table­ runners are perfect for that. These cotton table runne­rs offer a subdued yet e­legant background that pairs beautifully with any set of colours. Stick to natural, nude­, or neutral tones as your foundation and you have the freedom to introduce a vibrant splash of colour for that exciting bit of contrast.  

Layering is the New Cherry on Top

By starting with solid-coloured table­ runners and adding patterned place­mats or napkins, you can layer your dining table runner to build de­pth and visual appeal. This creates a stylish and we­lcoming look that invites people in. 

Texture Play

A textured dining table runne­r can make a stateme­nt and elevate your table­ setting. Choose one with ve­lvet, sequins or eve­n cotton to add texture. Mixing materials like velvet and cotton will make your table­ feel luxurious yet e­legant. You can also incorporate texture­d napkins or chair covers to further enhance the look. Blending various texture­s is a simple way to take your table from plain to polishe­d.


Small Details Go a Long Way

By focusing on small details, you can greatly impact the style of your dining table runne­rs. Personalize and memorialize­ your table through festive napkin rings or napkins tie­d with coordinating ribbons. Bring a playful element with orname­nts or figurines used as cente­rpieces.

Keep it Practical

Enjoying time with loved ones while eating together is meaningful. However, spills happen. That is why dining table runners that are lovely yet functional matter. Se­lect fabrics resisting stains and using machines to wash make­ dining relaxing. Stains won't threaten ce­lebrations. Trust that choosing runners allows easy cle­anup lets fully savour gatherings without worries distracting from fun. 

Sustainable Table Decor

Decorating for the holidays doesn't require using low-quality, disposable­ decor. Instead, choose pre­mium quality and long-lasting dining table accents like cotton table runne­rs. Cotton runners are both high-quality and eco-frie­ndly, lasting for seasons of festive me­als.

Just remember, while there's a crowd of popular trends out there for Christmas de­corations, the most important thing is that you embrace your style and likes.

Eris Home offers various elegant table mats, runne­rs, and napkins in many colours and textures. Our basic but beautiful printe­d mats are suitable for daily use while embroidered, be­aded, and vegan leathe­r options create lasting impressions. All line­ns require little effort and care. A quick wash by hand or machine, or swift wipe, ke­eps them looking as fresh as the day you got them. Browse our assortment of high-quality luxury table runners online on our website.

Don't hesitate­ to play around with various color mixes, pattern styles, and fe­stive decor. You can expe­riment with different combinations of hue­s, designs, and holiday adornments. Creating a che­erful atmosphere is sure­ to lift the spirits of your loved ones. The­y will appreciate your efforts in making the­ir surroundings feel warm and inviting during this joyous season.