In many ways Christmas is a time of tradition but, when it comes to decorating your Christmas tree, London’s department stores are offering a host of new and unique baubles for the festive season. Inject your Christmas tree with some fun this year, with our guide to the best alternative baubles and Christmas decorations. For 2018, John Lewis and Partners has revealed eight Christmas decorating themes, each representing a different place – from British woodlands to under the sea and space – and there are some extremely imaginative pieces here to liven things up. Food-themed Christmas decorations seem to be a big trend for 2018 with both Harrods, John Lewis and Partners, and Liberty all presenting fun foodie items. From caviar to champagne, lobsters to Brussels sprouts, these are the best decorations for Christmas 2018.