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5 Minute Floral Christmas Table Runner

Get the easy recipe for this stunning Christmas centerpiece

Quick, easy, fresh, beautiful. That’s how I describe this 5 minute Christmas table runner I created for our holiday entertaining. It’s SO simple & is long lasting. It makes the table feel special, but is inexpensive, adaptable & reusable. No floral training required. I love that you can fill a large table, for just $12. It has been the backdrop to several meals this week & is part of my cozy Christmas table setting. To create this 5 minute floral Christmas table runner, you’ll need…


seeded eucalyptus

5 minute DIY Floral centerpiece for Christmas

5 pomegranates

DIY flowers



Separate your eucalyptus, grouping the stems in 2’s by size.

Place the largest branches on opposite ends in the center of your table.

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Layer the second largest branches on top of each side, stems meeting each other in the middle.

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Snip pieces of eucalyptus to fill in the center, fanning them outward until full. Lay them on top or tuck them under the other stems.

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Add your pomegranates, starting in the center. Keep them in a consistent line, group them together or allow them to “fall” sporadically. Face the prettiest side of the pomegranates to the place settings.

Pomegranate centerpiece for Christmas

The eucalyptus will dry after a few days, but remains beautiful. Thanks to my friends Emily of Emmy-Ray & Erin of Volante Floral for always inspiring me to think outside the box in my “arrangements!”

Get the recipe to create a stunning Christmas centerpiece in just 5 minutes

Creating a stunning centerpiece starts at your local grocery store! Learn how to create a beautiful floral table runner in just a few minutes, for $13!

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10 comments on “5 Minute Floral Christmas Table Runner”

  1. Love the pomegranate and eucalyptus! Where do you find seeded Eucalyptus? Thanks!

    • Trader Joe’s almost always has it, but if you ask the florist at your local grocery store, they likely do too! Our sells it for $1.99 for a large stem and Trader Joe’s is $2.99/stem. Enjoy!

  2. Even better if you are lucky enough to live in Australia at Christmas – we are spoiled for choice when choosing eucalyptus from our gardens or even the bush!

  3. If I wanted to do this same look fur wedding 8 ft table (6 feet probably enough) how many stems fir one table?

    • It’s really inexpensive, so I’d buy several bunches (some stems are fuller than others) to be safe. If you have any extra then you can take little snips and put them on a napkin at each place setting. Enjoy!

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