35 Creative Christmas Ornaments to Trim Your Tree in Style

Unique Christmas Ornaments

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Trimming the tree is an important part of Christmas decor. These small tokens that hang on the branches offer an unconventional form of personal expression. By incorporating specific ornaments into the overall decoration, you can create a customized tree that celebrates who you are and the memories you’ve made over time.

Baubles are a popular way to trim a tree, but they are far from the most creative. Almost anything can be an ornament! To showcase some of the artistic possibilities that you can hang on your tree, we’ve gathered a selection of decorations that are fun and quirky. There’s something for everyone here, from the millennial that can’t get enough of avocado toast to the faithful bike commuter (even during the winter) to the avid Game of Thrones fan. Each will give your tree personality and will be fun to hang year after year.

Check out the creative Christmas ornaments, below. There are even a couple that you can make yourself!

Trim your tree in style with these artistic Christmas ornaments.


DIY Christmas Tree Ornament Kit


Fa La La La Llama Ornament Pattern

Christmas Tree Ornaments

Betz White | $9.75


Baby’s First Christmas Ornament


Face Mask Santa Ornament

Face Mask Santa Christmas Ornament

Biscuit | $22


Paint Palette Ornament


Baby Yoda Ornament


Modern Sprout Seed Ornament


Toilet Paper Gift Ornament


Espresso Machine Ornament


Personalized Fox Ornament


Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus Ceramic Ornaments

Santa Claus and Mrs Claus Ornaments

Beardbangs | $11.89 (Santa Claus) | $11.74 (Mrs. Claus)


Ceramic Galaxy Ornament


Glass Seahorse Ornament


Camera Ornament


Felt Fruits & Veggies Ornaments


Felt Skiing Poodles Ornament


Ceramic Bear Ornament

Creative Christmas Ornaments

SavaKeramika | $21.50


Starry Night Handpainted Ornament

Starry Night Painted Christmas Ornament

La Pastiche | $61.99


Ice Cream Cone Ornament


Pizza Slice

Pizza Christmas Ornament

Noble Gems | $10.80


Architectural Ornament — DIY Kit


Bicycle Enthusiast Ornament


Felted Monogram Ornament

Felted Monogram Ornament

Anthropologie | $10 (each)


Missing Barb Milk Carton (from Stranger Things)

Stranger Things Christmas Ornament

Hot Topic | $9.79


Frida Kahlo


“Love You a Ton!” Whale


You+Me Puzzle Pieces


Vintage Pastel Cars


Metal Mountainscape


The Diamond — Air Plant Ornament

Christmas Ornament

Hemleva | $31


Vintage-Inspired Spun Cotton Pegasus


Gothic Dragon Ornaments

Gothic Dragon Ornament by Design Toscano

Design Toscano | $27.85 (set of 3)


Cute Corgi Ornament


Vintage Camper Ornament

Retro Camper Ornament

Gallerie II | $13.99


Retro Christmas Bauble


Retro Looking Christmas Ornament

Shiny Brite | $25.99


This article has been edited and updated.

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Sara Barnes

Sara Barnes is a Staff Editor at My Modern Met, Manager of My Modern Met Store, and co-host of the My Modern Met Top Artist Podcast. As an illustrator and writer living in Seattle, she chronicles illustration, embroidery, and beyond through her blog Brown Paper Bag and Instagram @brwnpaperbag. She wrote a book about embroidery artist Sarah K. Benning titled 'Embroidered Life' that was published by Chronicle Books in 2019. Sara is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art. She earned her BFA in Illustration in 2008 and MFA in Illustration Practice in 2013.
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