This season, everyone is going all out for the holidays in an attempt to forget what an awful year 2020 has been. From over-the-top decorations to enormous Christmas trees, it's pretty clear that we were all in need of a bit of holiday cheer. If you're struggling with ways to create the perfect holiday vibe in your home, these celebrities have a few easy ideas for you to try.
1. Kourtney Kardashian Created The Perfect Holiday Playlist
We all have those special holiday songs that instantly put us in a cheery mood. Whether it's all of your favorite classics or today's latest hits, having the perfect playlist running in the background can certainly create an uplifting holiday vibe at home. Whether you're working remotely or spending quality time with the kids, throwing on some of your holiday favs can turn your day right around!
Kourtney Kardashian recently shared her holiday playlist to her Instagram story and it has a mix of everything you'd ever want to hear this time of the year! It includes:
- “Santa Tell Me” by Ariana Grande
- “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” by Christina Aguilera
- “Someday at Christmas” by Stevie Wonder
- “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” by Dean Martin
- “White Christmas” by Frank Sinatra featuring Bing Crosby
- "O Holy Night" by Mariah Carey
2. Candace Bure Enjoys Her Favorite Hallmark Christmas Movies
Okay, Candace Bure probably isn't sitting at home watching Christmas movies on the Hallmark Channel right now, but that's only because she's in half of them! While watching all of the classic holiday films are a large part of most people's traditions this time of the year, sometimes we just need to change it up.
The Hallmark Channel is full of original and heartwarming Christmas TV movies that can certainly help improve the holiday vibe in any home! Each movie is full of one-of-a-kind decorations that just might inspire a new look for your own decor. Plus, the wardrobes are to die for!
3. Meghan Trainor Made Her Best Cindy-Lou Who Impression
Meghan Trainor has gone all out to promote her new Christmas album, "A Very Trainor Christmas," even doing her very best to impersonate the iconic Cindy-Lou Who. The signer's Instagram page is a whole holiday vibe on its own, looking like she's been getting ready for this week's festivities for months now. No one can blame her though when there has been so little to look forward to in 2020.
Get your own look from How The Grinch Stole Christmas with this Cindy-Lou Who hair tutorial, or pick one of your other favorite Whoville residents to imitate. Just a few minutes in front of the mirror can turn up the holiday vibes at home in no time!
4. Jennifer Aniston Improved Her Baking Skills
Maybe Jennifer Aniston made these cookies, and maybe she didn't. Either way, she was nice enough to share these masked gingerbread people with us on her Instagram story! Baking is a great way to bring the family together to do something exciting and create a holiday vibe at home.
Your frosting might not come out half as good as Aniston's, but that's all just part of the fun! Besides, how your holiday treats taste is far more important than how they look!
5. Reese Witherspoon Bought Matching Sweaters
What spreads cheer more than matching holiday sweaters? As if Reese Witherspoon and her daughter Ava Phillippe weren't already practically twins, the actress got them matching sweaters for this epic Instagram photo. According to the post's caption, it seems Witherspoon had to do some arm twisting to get this picture taken though! Here's what she wrote:
"Ok. It’s 💯 true that I had to beg her to wear a matching Holiday sweater.... but isn’t it CUTE??!!"
I don't know why she's complaining, this sweater is far cuter than anything my mother made me wear for Christmas growing up. It may not have been easy to get the pic, but it certainly helped give their home's holiday vibe a boost!
6. Vanessa Lachey Wore An Ugly Sweater
Witherspoon may have the cute Christmas sweater down pat, but if you're looking for some inspiration for an ugly sweater then Vannessa Lachey is your gal! Watch as she goes through the holiday wardrobe collection at Lifetime, pulling out some of her favorite ugly sweaters in anticipation of her new TV movie, Once Upon A Main Street.
The ugly sweater trend has really taken off in recent years and can be an easy way to add to your home's holiday vibe. And you don't have to wait until Christmas Day to have fun with this one! Throw on an ugly sweater right now! We all know you have one sitting in your closet.
7. Jenni 'JWOWW' Farley Made Christmas Ornaments
When your home can use a bit of sparkle this time of the year, making some homemade ornaments with the kids is surely the best way to do it! Not only will you have a few new decorations to hang around the house, but you'll see the remnants of glue and glitter around your house for weeks to come.
Reality star Jenni "JWOWW" Farley decided to make some baby Yoda ornaments AND cookies with her kids this year. Watch her YouTube video to see how they came out and learn how to do it yourself!
8. Kristen Bell Wore A Santa Hat
Most people have a Santa hat laying around the house, so what better way to improve the holiday vibes at home than to throw one on? Kristen Bell seems to think it's a great idea! She even gets her dog in the holiday spirit with a fancy Christmas tie.
What better way to give some holiday cheer to the family than bringing a bit of St. Nicholas into your home?
9. Kylie Jenner Wore Matching Pajamas
What is more adorable than putting the family in matching pajamas? When combined with the holiday season it's just about the cutest thing you can do, and as a perk, it helps to liven up the holiday vibe around the house.
Kylie Jenner seems to know what I mean as she's often seen twinning with daughter Stormi this time of the year. Here they are in matching PJs making some adorable Grinch cupcakes. Miraculously, they managed to do so without making much of a mess!
10. Jennifer Garner Read A Christmas Book
Jennifer Garner has been on Zoom with schools all over the world as part of her work with Save The Children. Recently, the actress started reading Jimmy Fallon's new holiday book, 5 More Sleeps ‘til Christmas, to the kids and they just love it!
When your kids are in need of some holiday cheer, nothing does the job better than a Christmas book! Whether it's one of your favorites or a classic tale, bedtime stories are a great way to get the kids ready for Santa.