Holiday decorating doesn't have to break the bank this year. 

By Southern Living Editors
December 04, 2018
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It's easy to be a Grinch when it comes to the hassle of holiday decorating. Grow your heart three sizes with these three cheap and easy tricks to deck the halls.

Decorating throw pillows is a perfect way to show holiday spirit with very little effort. All you need is ribbon! Tie festive bows around all your pillows and your home will be ready for a visit from St. Nick. Pick up a fun 12-pack ribbon assortment for only $15. Buy it here.

Stocking utensil covers will make your next dinner party extra jolly. These cute, mini red and white stockings—adorned with white snowflakes—are sure to stand out on your dining room table. Snag a 12-pack of these cozy kitchenware accessories for just three bucks! Buy it here.

Ditch the ladder and keep those holiday lights at a more convenient level. Collect clear glass jars to place around the house and fill them up with battery-operated fairy lights. The easy task will pay off with your home's newfound yuletide glow. A set of 12 lights only costs $16. Buy it here.

It doesn't have to take much to suppress your inner Scrooge. Happy Holidays!