Summer Decorating Tips

Ah, summer. With all the heat outside you surely will not be needing to use your fireplace, so why not decorate it?


Here are 10 tips on how to decorate your fireplace in the summer!

  1. Add some colorful logs

Spruce up some regular old logs with some colorful spray paint. Choose your favorite summer color from pastel yellow to hot pink and sky blue. This will surely add a pop of color to your fireplace.


  1. Showcase some freshly picked flowers

Bring some of nature’s own beauty indoors! Choose your favorite flowers and put them in a beautiful vase. With flowers as the focus of your mantle, your fireplace will surely give your home that cozy summertime feel.

  1. Framed family photo fun

Feature your favorite photos of your family above your fireplace. Choose photos from last summer, or take some new ones and get them printed. Be sure to pick fun photo frames as well, as they will take your photos to the next level.


  1. Add some sparkle with fairy lights

Who does not love fairy lights? Give your fireplace some ambiance with fairy lights of your choice. Not only will your fireplace look great during the day, but it will look even more magical at night time.

  1. Create a chalkboard bucket list

Grab a cute chalkboard and some chalk markers and get to work. Show off your summer fun by making a summer bucket list to feature on your mantle! Will you go to the beach? An amusement park? Go surfing? Plant a new garden? The possibilities are endless!

  1. Celebrate Christmas in July

Combine the fun of Christmas with the summer heat! Bring out your favorite Christmas decorations and add some summery touches to create a truly unique fireplace. I am thinking Santa, snowmen, reindeer, and elves, combined with palm trees and fresh lemonade. Let your imagination run wild!

  1. DIY fruit decor

Sweeten up your fireplace with some fruit decor! You can DIY some really cute fruit inspired decor, or even find some at your local craft store. Choose from the fruits you love to eat in the summer. That could be anything from watermelon, pineapple, or strawberries.

  1. Look into a radiant mirror

Mirrors always look great above your fireplace, and this one is no exception. Many home stores have beautiful sun inspired mirrors. You can find or make your own to add a special touch to your fireplace this summer.

  1. Bring in the beach relaxation

The beach is one of the best places to be in the summer. It is a great place to just sit back and relax. Bring that relaxation into your home by decorating your fireplace with some beach inspired decor.

  1. Embrace your inner bookworm

It is always great to cuddle up by the fireplace with one of your favorite books. A subtle, yet charming way to spice up your fireplace this summer is by featuring some books!

So, what are you waiting for? It is time to start decorating your fireplace with our ten tips on how to decorate your fireplace in the summer.

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