All that glitters
Combine gold tones with shimmering glass for a festival of light
1 Star spangled paper and golden ribbons make it easy to wrap dazzling presents. Let it Glow Stars foil wrap, £2 for 5m, Wilko 2 Glowing tabletop displays capture the spirit of the season. This Merry Christmas tealight holder, £9, and decorative baubles, from £4 each, The Contemporary Home, are all it takes to bring a magical touch 3 Gorgeous scents will create a wonderful atmosphere throughout the whole house. Glitter-frosted greenery adds to the effect. Spiced Clementine candle, £10.99; glass candleholder, £9.99; Gold Premium prelit garland, £49.99; all Dobbies
1 A classic decoration with a retro feel has been given a spellbinding update. Gold Glitter Stag snow globe, £30, by Sainsbury’s 2 These pretty lights can be used as a gleaming garland to hang from a mantelpiece or shelf and add some Christmas twinkle. 20 LED Pine Cone lights, £2.49, Dunelm 3 Welcome friends and family with a stylish Gisela Graham wreath hung on the front door featuring golden pears and apples woven among leaves and pine needles. Gold Glitter Fruit wreath, £30, The Contemporary Home
A chic table setting creates a sense of occasion. Make a sparkling centrepiece your starting point then choose delicate glass, fine china and gold accessories to complement it. A spray of metallic leaves and cones pinned to the back of each chair...