Best novelty Christmas decorations and quirky baubles for foodies 2022
Looking for a fun way to decorate your Christmas tree? Choose from our best foodie baubles of 2022, from gingerbread men and Christmas pudding to veg, cakes, a teapot and toaster, and more...
Put down that tinsel! The trend for novelty food- and drink-themed baubles shows no sign of slowing down – we're seeing more each year. From cakes and ketchup bottles to toasters and teapots, discover our favourite foodie baubles to deck the halls (and your tree) this Christmas.
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Best Christmas baubles and decorations for foodies 2022
Sass & Belle toaster bauble
- Available from Amazon (£14)
We're genuinely excited to hang this on our tree this year. It's in festive red, it's glittery, it's the perfect size and it's toast – what's not to love?
Selfridges candy cane heart ornament
- Available from Selfridges (£6)
One for the romantics out there, these twisted acrylic candy canes form a heart for a sweet Christmas decoration. Bonus points for the matching red string.
John Lewis pancake stack bauble
- Available from John Lewis (£12)
Christmas is the season for treats and this towering pancake stack bauble sums this up with fluffy pancakes, chocolate sauce and berries – one for the person who loves a decadent weekend brunch.
John Lewis (£12)
Christmas Concepts sweets baubles, set of 8
- Available from Amazon (£8.99)
Ideal if you've got a larger Christmas tree, this set of eight mini shatterproof baubles will fill out your tree. There's a very wide range of 19 colours to choose from so there's one for every Christmas theme, from lime green to champagne cream.
Ella James tequila decorations (set of four)
- Available from Ella James, £16 for four
For fans of a slightly stronger cocktail, go for this set of four fun tequila-themed decorations, with everything from the bottle to the salt shaker.
Ella James, £16 for four
Rainbow cake slice bauble
- Available from Not on the High Street, £14.95
More colourful than classic Christmas cake, embrace festive cheer with this rainbow cake slice. Plus, you can personalise the hanging ribbon for an extra touch if giving as a gift.
Not on the High Street, £14.95
John Lewis teapot bauble
- Available from John Lewis (£9)
In calming sage green, this sweet teapot complete with white satin ribbon is an elegant but fun decoration to get this year for anyone who can't start the day without a cuppa.
John Lewis (£9)
Crillys glittery French fries bauble
- Available from Amazon (£7.99)
Take a break from classic festive foods with this glittery packet of French fries: the ultimate novelty decoration.
Selfridges Christmas cupcake decoration
- Available from Selfridges, £10
Add some kitsch to your tree with this colourful cupcake, with towering buttercream, sprinkles and stripy case. It's uniquely made of foam, meaning it is safe and shatterproof if you've got small kids running around.
Sass & Belle Christmas cherries bauble
- Available from Amazon (£7.50)
These shiny glass cherries will be perfect for reflecting sparkling Christmas lights on the tree, complete with a golden chain and glittery green stalk.
Fortnum & Mason cake stand decoration
- Available from Fortnum & Mason (£25.95)
A tier of iconic afternoon tea treats in bauble form. Treat yourself and get the tea tray bauble to match, too.
Fortnum & Mason (£25.95)
Ella James ketchup bottle tree decoration
- Available from Ella James (£12)
This glass decoration in festive red is a must-buy for that person who puts tomato ketchup on everything.
Ella James (£12)
Petersham Nurseries heirloom carrot bauble
- Available from Petersham Nurseries, £15
Get your veg this Christmas with this elegant glass decoration finished with a hint of festive glitter.
Petersham Nurseries, £15
Sass & Belle gingerbread decoration
- Available from Amazon, £12.19
There are few things more festive than this adorable felt gingerbread man, brightening up your tree with a smile.
Sarah Raven asparagus decoration
- Available from Sarah Raven, £7.95
Who says asparagus is just for spring? Look forward to sunnier months with this glass bauble tied with sparkly string.
Sarah Raven, £7.95
Also the Bison fungi wooden decoration
- Available from Also the Bison, £9
This mini work of art is hand-painted in watercolour, then digitally printed onto birchwood for a decoration built to last. There are plenty more mushroom styles to choose from, too.
Also the Bison, £9
Sass & Belle Christmas pudding decoration
- Available from Amazon, £12.19
One for the traditionalists, this holly-topped felt pud decoration is handmade and intricately embroidered with beads to sparkle under the Christmas lights.
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