Modern Christmas decorating ideas
Pine cone Christmas wreath
There are plenty of ways to add a modern touch to your Christmas decorating scheme. The easiest way is to add lashings of glitz and glam to proceedings - with quirky and unusual touches to catch the eye and become a talking point amongst friends, family and guests.
In this modern Christmas decorating round up, we've suggested our favourite schemes, tricks and ideas for making the festive period as sleek, chic and stylish and possible.
For a truly contemporary door wreath, spray paint pine cones white and add subtle blue accents with ribbon and sparkly painted leaves.
Photograph by Paul Raeside