How do you decorate a fireplace mantel with a flat screen TV? 1. You can really make a mantel look great by adding low decor under the TV and anchoring the sides with larger, taller decor. The taller side decor can be symmetrical or asymmetrical, but it doesn’t need to be overdone. A simple lantern, vase or greenery will work just fine!
What to put on a mantel with a TV above it? Sconces next to the TV can visually work just like mantel decor! Flanking your television – as in, sconces on either side of the TV- serves as a distraction and upgrades the whole look. Sconces are a space filler and will save you from feeling like you have to decorate with more “stuff”.
How can I make my TV look better above a fireplace? “I would recommend painting the wall around the fireplace, and behind the TV, a neutral and bright color that matches the undertones or secondary colors of the fireplace to really make the fireplace be the main focus,” shares Kazimierski. “You usually can’t go wrong with white, light beige or light gray.”
How do you decorate a Christmas mantel that has a TV above it?
- Focus on scale – flank the sides of the TV with one or two taller items and keep everything else low to the mantel.
- Garland is your best friend.
- Weave string lights through the garland for that special twinkle.
- Hang stockings with stocking hangers or mantel clips.