Are you looking to enjoy the ice hockey theme for Christmas this year, or do you want just a few pieces to please the hockey player or hockey fan in the family? This is the list for you. Below are plenty of ideas for your ice hockey Christmas decorations including hockey ornaments, stockings, displays, pillows... And maybe you can finish the day at the rink!
Note: this is for ice hockey - if you are looking for ice skating / figure skating decorations, read this other article.
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Ice hockey ornaments
The most frequent pieces of hockey Christmas decorations are the ornaments to hang on the tree. You can find different shapes and texture.
And thanks to the print-on-demand website out there, you can have many different designs from cute kids playing hockey, to skate-shaped and modern design.
Plus some of them can be personalized with the name of the hockey player or hockey fan!
Let's discover a great collection of ornaments for your tree.
Sparkling personalized Hockey ornaments
Let's start with some sparkles for your Christmas tree!
Hockey skate Christmas ornaments
You can also find ornaments that are directly shaped into hockey skates or hockey players. Below is a selection including a goalie:
Ice Hockey Christmas ornaments - Less sparkle
If you are looking for more neutral ornaments, with less sparkle, check out these options with red for Christmas or blue ice to think of the rink.
Hockey Christmas ornaments for kids
If you are looking for something cute for your young hockey player, boy or girl, below are other options for your Christmas tree ornaments.
Jersey shaped hockey Ornaments - personalized
Short sleeves for hockey are not exact, but this is the shape that exists. You can create your own with the color of the favorite team of the player or choose a more Christmassy one.
DIY hockey ornaments
If you enjoy DIY projects, why not create some for ice skating decorations yourself? There are some great ideas to be found on the Internet. For example, if you do the following designs in black and white, they will look more like hockey skates:
- An easy one is using felt for the ice skate boot and a paper clip to create the blade - check instructions here to create a homemade ice skate ornament
- And if you only have paper as a tool, here is a quick video to create a skate ornament
- Or DESIGN YOUR OWN on a print on demand store such as Zazzle - You can add a picture of your skater or add any text you want - see the options
Ice hockey Christmas stockings
Other must have items to decorate your home for Christmas are the stockings.
These can also be included in your hockey Christmas decor. Below are some of my designs to go with the ornaments on your tree. You can personalize them with the name of the hockey player or hockey fan.
Hockey skate Christmas stockings
Hockey Christmas stockings for kids
And for the little one, here are some cute stockings with hockey player or simply ice skating.
Other hockey Christmas decoration ideas
Ice hockey (Christmas) pillows
Another great option is to change your pillows during the holiday season. You can add ice skating themed pillows that can then be used throughout the year or opt for specific ice hockey Christmas pillows that you bring out just for December.
Below are some of my modern Christmas designs to keep with the themes seen above as well as a more neutral pillow, or pillows that can decorate your rooms during Christmas as well as the rest of the year.
Ice hockey cake toppers
Another idea that people don't consider when thinking about Christmas decorations is the cake topper (which you can use to top anything on the table: mashed potato, butter, jelIy). It is a great way for your table to be in phase with your overall hockey decorations.
Ice skating tableware
You can also serve food and drinks with items decorated with hockey skates and hockey players: napkin band, paper napkins... Some of them, such as the wine charms, are useful, decorative and can also be used as a small gift for everyone present! And for the kids you can have them color their placemat at the end of diner!
Lights, snow globes, candles... you can find other decoration items for the finishing touches...
Ice hockey Christmas cards
Sending holiday cards is a tradition worth keeping. It is great to keep in touch with people you don't see often.
And you can see when people have put some thoughts into their cards.
Below you can find some ice hockey Christmas card ideas to add to your collection and send this year.
And if you want to say thank you to your coach or your child's coach, a Christmas card is always thoughtful!
Modern - figure skating Christmas cards
Send your wishes to a hockey player, a hockey fan, your whole hockey team or your coach!
Ice skating Christmas cards for Kids
Or create your own
Or you can go for it and design your own Christmas or holiday card thanks to the software inside Zazzle. Just add a picture or a drawing, add text, check out how it looks and buy your cards!
Personalized Ice hockey Christmas gift ideas
I love offering personalized gifts, don't you? It shows that you put some thought into it (even if you did not do the design for it).
And you can find a gift that is both unique and useful. Check out the ideas below with hockey mugs, t-shirts, notebooks or a towel to dry out the blades after practice!
And to prepare your Christmas gifts you can also personalize the wrapping with special paper and tags:
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