elledecor– Dressing up your home for the holidays is no easy feat. From wreaths to lights to trees to garlands, there are plenty of decorations—and ideas—to consider. Regardless of the style you strive for, we suggest you start with your outdoor decor to spread that holiday cheer in your neighborhood. But as any seasoned outdoor decorator knows, the lights and wreaths are merely the first steps for festooning your exterior. Whether you’re a
festivities fanatic or a holiday novice, there’s an option for every home and every style—you can stick to the basics with unadorned garlands, or go bold with an outdoor Christmas tree. No matter the path you choose, we know it will lead to a magical holiday home. So get inspired by some of our favorite facades, and read on to see how to achieve these joyous looks—here are 39 outdoor decorating ideas for a statement-making holiday.