As the magic of Barbie takes center stage this year and ignites imagination, what better way to celebrate the upcoming festive season than by creating a Barbie-themed Christmas? Barbie stands as a reminder that imagination knows no boundaries, making it the perfect source of inspiration for a magical Christmas celebration. From glamorous ornaments to chic color palettes, let’s dive into the world of Barbie and explore the trendiest decor and activity ideas that will transform your holiday season.
Radiant Barbie Pink
Embrace the iconic Barbie pink colour by incorporating shades of pink. From soft pastels to vibrant fuchsias, pink can be paired withmany different colours. Make pink the cornerstone of your decorations and let it trickle into your tree ornaments, garlands, and even table settings. If you want to infuse Barbie pink but worried it might be overpowering, you can isolate the colour to one decor piece or a corner of your home, or scatter it throughout your home for a subtle expression.
And if you’re feeling bold, let your imagination run wild and tranform your home into a Christmas-themed Barbieland.
Dreamy Lights, Sparkles and Glitter
Reflect the magical elements of the movie with Barbie’s love for sparkles and glitter. Incorporate star-shaped ornaments or fairy lights on your tree to evoke a sense of enchantment, or diamond-inspired elements, sequined runners and chic tableware in your table settings for a touch of elegance. Consider using metallic finishes like silver and gold to elevate your dining experience. If you’re after a subtle approach, this is the perfect avenue to capture hints of Barbie’s world while keeping your Christmas theme elegant and charming.
DIY Barbie Adventures
Let your creativity flow and craft one-of-a-kind Barbie-themed elements:
- A wreath or a Christmas tree, adorned with Barbie-themed ornaments, including miniature shoes, purses, and even Barbie doll figurines.
- A miniature Barbie dream house that you can build using cardboard, embellish with glitter and sequins, and add small Barbie dolls for a touch of whimsy.
- Barbie-themed centerpieces using glass vases, pink pebbles, and miniature Barbie dolls.
- Barbie-themed treats inspired by characters or scenes from the Barbie movie. Think sparkly cupcakes, star-shaped cookies, and colorful cake pops.
This year’s Barbie movie has ignited a new wave of excitement and imagination, making it the perfect source of inspiration for a magical Christmas celebration. With an abundance of vibrant colors, glamorous accents, and enchanting themes, you can transform your home into a Barbie wonderland that brings joy, style, and elegance to your holiday celebrations. So gather your loved ones and embrace the magic of Barbie as you create a festive atmosphere that’s truly trendsetting and unforgettable.
See our take on the trends and colour predictions for 2023 here.