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6 white Christmas decorations to evoke a winter wonderland in summer

From Waterford crystal to Georg Jensen silver.
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While vignettes of drinking eggnog by the fireplace hearth and sledding down snowy neighbourhood hills in December are unlived by most in the southern hemisphere, many still dream of a white Christmas.

And if you can’t seek out the snow in the flesh, you can bring it to you with traditional Yuletide films, carols and the right decorations.

From the Georg Jensen candle holder to the Waterford crystal ornaments, read on for our curated edit of white Christmas decorations that’ll help you to envisage a winter wonderland in the land down under.

White Christmas decorations to shop in Australia

waterford crystal snow ornament

Waterford Christmas golden snowflake ornament, $99.95, Myer

Emulating the pattern of a snowflake, this collectible ornament brings snowfall indoors. Get it engraved to gift


georg jensen candle holder

Georg Jensen season candleholder, $155, The Iconic

Add flowers, leaves or ribbons to this silver table centrepiece by Danish design house Georg Jensen that was inspired by the twists of an advent wreath.


waterford ornament

Waterford Christmas crystal Lismore bauble ornament in Fjord, $349, Myer

This fine crystal bauble ornament from Waterford features the iconic diamond and wedge cuts from the Lismore pattern. Winter wonderland: acquired.


kip and co christmas stocking

Country Road linen stocking in Natural, $69.95, Myer

Even if you have a fireplace in Australia, there’s no way you’re going to want to use it come Christmas Day – that doesn’t stop this linen stocking from looking sleek hanging from the mantelpiece.


waterford icicle

Waterford crystal ornament ’22 icicle, $119, David Jones

Designed each year as part of a collecting tradition, the ’23 Waterford icicle ornament features intricate grooves in its glass that produce glowing refractions.


Australian House & Garden eucalyptus resin yabby ornament, $14.99, Myer

Add a touch of the gourmet to the tree with this blue resin yabby ornament that puts an Aussie twist on a white Christmas décor.


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