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Beach-Themed Christmas Decorations ~ set the beach vibe this December

So, you know that you want to go with a Beach Christmas theme this year, but you don’t know where to start?

Well, you’re in luck, because today on Seashell Madness we’re taking a look at some great beach-themed Christmas decorations that will put your holiday house into that beach house mood!

From garlands to candle holders to Christmas Tree skirts… we’ve got you covered!

After you’ve read this article, be sure to check out our big Beach Christmas Guide for lots more suggestions on hosting a beach Christmas!

Nautical Decor Starfish Garland

Nautical Decor Starfish Garland

At Christmas time you need lots and lots of garlands to set the mood. We found several that are beach-themed and one of our favorites has to be this Nautical Decor Starfish Garland made up of starfish and cowrie shells. Beautiful!

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Beach Themed Wedding Garland

Beach Wedding Garland

A great beach-themed wedding garland is also a great way to go for that beach Christmas decoration feel. I love how this one incorporates starfish and highlights of faux sea glass to really paint a coastal picture.

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Seashell and Starfish Garland Beach Themed Christmas Decorations

Seashell and Starfish Beach Garland

Seashells and starfish… I can’t think of anything more beachy than those two things! For this seashell and starfish beach garland, I really like how they’ve incorporated the shells and starfish into a braided cord to give a very coastal feel to things.

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Blue Sea Christmas Swag

Blue Sea Christmas Swag

Swag, baby, swag! String some of this Blue Sea Christmas Swag around and you’ll definitely be simulatneously experiencing a Christmas vibe and a beach vibe. Which is exactly what we’re going for here.

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10 Nautical Fishing Floats Beach Style String Lights

10 Nautical Fishing Floats Beach Style String Lights

Fishing floats are pretty much an essential for beach Christmas decorations (if you’ve never experienced them before, fishing floats are glass balls which in the pre-plastic days were attached to the edges of fishing nets to keep them afloat). This string of 10 nautical fishing floats will lend that beach vibe to your Christmas gathering… and beyond.

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Starfish Christmas Garland

Starfish Christmas Garland

“Starfish light, starfish bright….” Here’s another great garland, a starfish Christmas Garland, which makes for great beach Christmas decorations.

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Christmas Sea Shell Knobby Starfish Garland

Christmas Sea Shell Knobby Starfish Garland

I love the simplicity of this particular Christmas Seashell Knobby Starfish Garland. Just some starfish. That’s all you need.

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Sand Snowman On Beach Christmas Tree Skirt

Sand Snowman On Beach Christmas Tree Skirt

Okay, so you need a skirt under the tree, right? So why not give that skirt a coastal theme? Like, say, this Sand Snowman on Beach Christmas Tree Skirt. The happy little expression on this guy is so darned cute, isn’t it?

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Sandy Beach Christmas Tree Skirt

andy Beach Christmas Tree Skirt

Not into sand snowmen? Well, how about this Sandy Beach Christmas Tree Skirt? What a great photo of a closeup of a bunch of shells hanging out on a beach — the perfect thing to put below your tree this Beach Christmas.

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Coastal Lighted Christmas Village Beach Christmas Decorations

Coastal Lighted Christmas Village Christmas

So we know that you’re going to have that Nativity Scene up on the mantle or a prominent shelf. And you’ll probably have a few knick-knacks featuring Santas and snowmen. How about something like this Coastal Lighted Christmas Village for one of those shelves as well?

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Under The Sea Sand Dollars Seahorse Beach Lights

Under The Sea Sand Dollars Seahorse Beach Lights

All Christmas trees have strings of lights on them, but do they have strings of light as cool as this Under the Sea Sand Dollars& Seahorse Beach Lights? I didn’t think so.

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Lighted Christmas Tree with Beach Theme

Lighted Christmas Tree with Beach Theme

Aside from the wonderful sentiment expressed on this little statuette, I think the statuette itself is really, really cute.

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“JOY” Seashell Flower Beach Christmas Candles

“JOY” Seashell Flower Beach Christmas Candles

I don’t know about you, but in our family, candles have always been a big part of holiday celebrations. Something about little flickering candlelight really puts things in the holiday mood. So I was thrilled to see these “Joy” Seashell Flower Beach Christmas Candles. Added bonus points for the way that the shells have been used here (as I’m also a big fan of seashell art).

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Set of 3 Beach Themed Votive Candles

Set of 3 Beach Votive Candles

Speaking of candles, what if we added some shells on the front and sand on the lips? Why, I suppose that we’d end up with something really neat like this set of Beach Themed Votive Candles.

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Beachy Snowflake “Noel” – Jute Wrapped Votive

Beachy Snowflake “Noel” - Jute Wrapped Votive

Continuing with our candle theme, I love not only the use of the different shells here on Beach Snowflake “Noel” (and how cool is it to have a snowflake made of seashells?), but I am also a big fan of the color scheme in use here. Blue and white is sort of the official color scheme of beach houses, so setting these bleached shells against blue jute cord really works for me.

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Beachy Christmas Votive set of three

Beachy Christmas Votive set of three

And if you’re feeling that our beach themed Christmas has maybe avoided the traditional Christmas color scheme too much, then this set of Beach Christmas Votive candles should fix that quite nicely.

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Christmas Seashell Candle Holder

Christmas Seashell Candle Holder

With a site named Seashell Madness I’m sure that you can guess how much I love seashells. So seeing this centerpiece-style Christmas Seashell Candle Holder really made my day!

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White Shell Wreath With Candle

White Shell Wreath With Candle

White shells, whether naturally white or bleached white, make for some really striking pieces. So it is with this White Shell Wreath with Candle. This would make for a perfect centerpiece for the table at your Christmas gathering.

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Seaglass Votive Candle Holder

Seaglass Votive Candle Holder

If you like sea glass as much as I like sea glass, you might consider checking out something like this Seaglass Votive Candle Holder for your Christmas decor.

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Handmade Christmas Tree Boho Sea Glass Candle Holder

Handmade Christmas Tree Boho Sea Glass Candle Holder

Boho is definitley the “in” thing these days, so something made in the boho style would be a great addition to your Christmas decor. Oh, did I mention these wonderful Handmade Christmas Tree Boho Sea Glass Candle Holders? I love the rough, handmade look of these holders, and sea glass really makes it for me.

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Winter Holiday Centerpiece

Winter Holiday Centerpiece

Every table needs a centerpiece. And in my opinion every centerpiece needs shells. So this wonderuful Winter Holiday Centerpiece featuring a snowman and shells really works.

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Sparkling Sequins Table Runner

Sparkling Sequins Table Runner

When the holidays roll around you don’t want your table to have just it’s regular rest-of-the-year look, no matter how good that rest-of-the-year look is. This Sparkling Sequins Table Runner will give that table a sparkly holiday feel.

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Merry Christmas Beach Decor Throw Pillow Cover

Merry Christmas Beach Decor Throw Pillow Cover

Ditto for your throw pillows. They shouldn’t look the way that they look normally, instead you need some covers that express the season (and the beach). I love the relaxing little scene of Christmas presents at the beach on this Merry Christmas Beach Decor Throw Pillow Cover. I can almost imagine that this is where Santa goes to relax on the 26th after that hard night’s work.

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Lighted Brown Willow Branches

Lighted Brown Willow Branches

Here’s another one that says “beach” whether we’re talking about the holidays or not. I think it’s so neat the way that these willow branches have been lit on these Lighted Brown Willow Branches, and it would defintitely give a beach vibe to any holiday room.

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Sea Glass Festive Beach Themed String Lights

Sea Glass Festive Beach Themed String Lights

More sea glass! And this time on a string of lights! These Sea Glass Festive Beach Themed String Lights will make your Christmas tree sparkle.

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Beach Christmas Seashell Garland

Beach Christmas Seashell Garland

The great thing about garlands is that they can be hung just about anywhere and they give a great look. Especially at Christmas-time when something like the Beach Christmas Seashell Garland could be strung along the tree, or on a mantle, or on a banister, or…

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“Christmas is Better at the Beach” Koozies

While there are a lot of folks who would insist that Christmas has to be cold and snowy, I’m with the makers of these “Christmas is Better at the Beach” Koozies. There’s absolutely no reason why you can’t be enjoying a cold beverage at the beach this yuletide season. No reason.

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The Christmas VW Bus – Red Antique Van with Wreath & Presents ART PRINT

Perhaps no other vehicle says “beach life” better than a classic VW bus (at least that’s what I think). So I was really excited to see this art print of The Christmas VW Bus. Makes me all sentimental.

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Beach Christmas Downloadable Clipart

If you’re a crafty sort of person, maybe you want to make some Beach Christmas Decorations of your very own (or cards, whatever). In which case having some Beach Christmas Downloadable Clipart like this cute little beach Santa will come in pretty handy.

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“Dear Santa You Will Find Me At The Beach” Kitchen Towel

If you’re afraid to go to the beach for Christmas for fear that Santa will be unable to locate you… problem solved!

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“Mele Kalikimaka” Sign for a Hawaiian Christmas

I’ve always liked the Mele Kalikimaka song around Christmas time, so I would like this Hawaiian Christmas Sign for that reason alone. But something about that illustration of Rudolph in his swim trunks brings a smile to my face.

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“Santa Claws” Coastal Christmas Crab Sign

Any coastal decor can benefit from a few pieces of crab artwork. And if you’re going for a beach Christmas decorations, well then this “Santa Claws” Coastal Christmas Crab Sign is just the ticket.

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Hawaiian Santa, Beach Christmas Door Hanger

All I’ve got to say is, Hawaiian Santa rocks!!!

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Beach Christmas Pillow Cover and Insert

I know that I said this earlier in this article, but just in case you forgot: don’t let those pillows stay in their normal state during the holidays. Please! Dress ’em up, like with this Beach Christmas Pillow Cover and Insert.

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Snowflake Garland, Beach House Beach Christmas Decorations

The color scheme on this Snowflake Garland is just about as beach-perfect as you can get. This would be a great garland to drape around the house for that Christmas gathering.

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Palm Tree Christmas Door Hanger

Every door needs a palm tree hanging from it. Every door. And at Christmas time this Palm Tree Christmas Door Hanger is the perfect way to announce to your neighbors that you plan to have a beachy Christmas.

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Coastal Fishermen Santa Wooden Door Hanger

I absolutely love how this Coastal Fishermen Santa Wooden Door Hanger mixes old and new, beach and Christmas.

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Beach Christmas Lighthouse – Beach Themed Miniature Fairy Garden Supply

If you are the keeper of a fairy garden (and I know that many of you are!) you know that your garden needs to change with the season. And if the season is Beach Christmas, well here’s a great Beach Christmas Lighthouse to help you with that.

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Christmas Flamingos Lawn Decorations

I love the thought of Santa’s sleigh being pulled by eight tiny flamingos (plus the Rudolph flamingo, of course). Make it real with these Christmas Flamingos Lawn Decorations.

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“Mele Kalikimaka” Hawaiian Christmas Banner

I think that “Mele Kalikimaka” Hawaiian Christmas Banner pretty much says it all, don’t you?

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“Seas and Greetings” Coastal Christmas Wall Art

Welcome everyone to your beach Christmas gathering with this great beach Christmas decoration: “Seas and Greetings.”

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Starfish Santa, Beach Christmas Coastal Wall Art

I think it’s great how this Santa has a little starfish bling in his beard in this Starfish Santa, Beach Christmas Coastal Wall Art.

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Wooden Beach Christmas Sign, “Have Yourself a Beachy Little Christmas”

I can just hear Nat King Cole singing this one, can’t you? That’s a concert ticket that I would pay a lot for. But since Nat’s not around anymore, I’ll definitely settle for this Wooden Beach Christmas Sign, “Have Yourself a Beachy Little Christmas.”

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Christmas at the Beach Sign

I couldn’t agree more with the sentiment of this sign. I would proudly display this particular Christmas at the Beach Sign.

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Mermaid Medium Size Tree Skirt

We’re kind of crazy about mermaids here at Seashell Madness. And I definitely must have a Mermaid Tree Skirt for my tree this year. I must.

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Mermaid Stocking Holder

I know that you don’t technically need a stocking holder. After all, they’ll stay up by themselves. But if you can hang them from a Mermaid Stocking Holder? Yes please!

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“Santa Jaws” Coastal Christmas Printed Handmade Wooden Christmas Small Sign

Tell me you don’t just absolutely love this “Santa Jaws” Coastal Christmas Printed Handmade Wooden Christmas Sign. It’s just perfect.

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Desktop Christmas Beach Adirondack Chair with Christmas Tree

If you can’t actually have that adirondack chair on the beach with a Christmas tree by your side, then you can absolutley have this Desktop Christmas Beach Adirondack Chair with Christmas Tree so that everyone around you knows your goals.

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“Let It Snow Somewhere Else” Unisex T-shirt

My sentiments exactly.

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And there you have the Seashell Madness recommendations for Beach Christmas Decorations. We hope that you’ve seen something in this list that appeals enough to you to click and check them out more (not to mention that many of these items are handmade and these artists would love your support!).

See our main Beach Christmas article for links to cards and trees and stockings and much more to make your Beach Christmas merry!

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