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The 100 Best Christmas Instagram Captions to Make Your Feed Holly Jolly

"Make it a December to remember"

Deck the halls with tons of selfies! If you're the type of person who loves to spend the holidays taking fun photos of yourself or your friends and family, you've probably got a carefully curated Instagram feed. That could be you and your partner cozying up under the mistletoe or your family in your matching Christmas pjs, or even your pet rocking a fun Santa hat for the holiday. But even the perfect photo is far from complete without a caption to go with it. So before you go and post your entire camera roll full of Christmas activities just in time for the holiday season, you'll want to figure out some of the best Christmas Instagram captions to go with each snap.

If you're posting pictures of yourself, you probably need some fun, cheeky things to reference your own selfies with. But you'll also need some romantic captions if you're talking about that special someone (maybe get some inspo from your favorite romantic Christmas movies). And, of course, anything involving the fam will need to be a little more fun and less sappy. If you're having trouble trying to figure something out for all of your snaps, don't worry, we've got your back.

We've collected 100 of the best Christmas captions you can use for the most perfectly curated holiday feed you've ever had. And best of all, there are no overused song lyrics to confuse people with! It's all holiday, all the time here.

Christmas song inspired

Happy men and women in Santa hats having fun in karaoke singing together and celebrating Christmas holiday

  • It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas ... everywhere I go!
  • Rockin' around the Christmas tree!
  • Dreaming of a white Christmas.
  • Jingle all the way, and all that jazz.
  • Deck the halls and not your family.
  • Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!
  • Fa la la la la, la la la llama!
  • Jingle bells, jingle yay, jingle good for me.
  • Christmas tree o' Christmas tree, your ornaments are history.
  • All the jingle ladies, all the jingle ladies.
  • All I want for Christmas is you.

Funny and Festive

Couple and dog taking Christmas photos

  • Sleigh my name, sleigh my name.
  • Rolling with my snowmies.
  • Up to snow good today!
  • Frosty the snowman was a jolly happy soul ... until I drank him. #HotChocolate
  • But first, let's take an elfie!
  • I've got nothing but tinsel for you.
  • Gingerbread men tell no tales.
  • Feliz Naughty-dog!
  • Brrr ... it's cold in here. Must be the Christmas cheer!
  • Hanging with my stockings.
  • My ugly Christmas sweater is less ugly when you're with me.
  • Twinkle, twinkle, little star. Point me to the nearest bar.
  • I'm only a morning person on Dec. 25.
  • Keep calm and jingle on.
  • If kisses were snowflakes, I'd send you a blizzard.
  • I'm the gingerbread woman of your dreams.
  • Just livin' my best elf life.
  • I pine for you especially during the holidays.
  • Naughty, nice, or ice-cold? Your choice.
  • Spreading Christmas cheer with a side of sarcasm.
  • This year's goal: Less ho ho ho, more namaste.
  • Me every day: Slay. Me in December: Sleigh.
  • Visions of sugarplums danced in my coffee this morning.
  • Season's eatings!
  • I'm on the gin-gle bells tonight!
  • Express your elf!
  • When life gives you lemons, throw them into your holiday punch.
  • It's lit and I'm not just talking about the Christmas tree.
  • Yule be sorry if you miss out on this Christmas magic.
  • The stockings were hung by the chimney with flair, in hopes that Instagram likes soon would be there.

Sweet and Seasonal

Happy African American mother and daughter laughing and having fun while spending Christmas together at home.

  • Oh deer, Christmas is here!
  • Merry everything and happy always.
  • 'Tis the season to sparkle!
  • Sugar, spice, and everything nice.
  • Believe in the magic of the season.
  • Making spirits bright with every light.
  • Warm wishes from me to you.
  • All wrapped up in the holiday spirit.
  • The calm before the Christmas storm.
  • Warm tea, cozy sweater, Christmas movies. Perfect day.
  • Cookies, carols, and cuddles. The best kind of Christmas trio.
  • Merry & Bright.
  • Holly, jolly, and totally cool.
  • Feelin' pine.
  • Have a tree-mendous Christmas!
  • A silent night, a star above, a blessed gift of hope and love.
  • Sippin' on cocoa and holiday cheer.
  • Spruced up and ready for Christmas.
  • Happy holi-yays!
  • Kindness is free; sprinkle that stuff everywhere.
  • All is calm, all is bright.
  • Sparkle and cheer, Christmas is near.
  • Merry everything and a happy always!
  • It's not what's under the tree, but who's around it.
  • A cup of cheer, a pinch of joy, a lot of love for every girl and boy.
  • All hearts come home at Christmas.
  • There's snow place like home.
  • Countdown to candy canes and Christmas carols!
  • May your days be merry and golden.
  • You're never too old for a Christmas wish list.
  • Make it a December to remember.
  • Sparkling brighter than my Christmas lights.
  • Home is where the heart is during the holidays.
  • My favorite color is Christmas lights.
  • The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!
  • May your sweater be ugly and your holidays be bright.
  • From snowflakes to mistletoes, this season is a magical glow.
  • Chestnuts roasting and bells a-ringin'.
  • Just add snowflakes and a cozy blanket.
  • Christmas is better when we're together.
  • Wrapped up in love this festive season.
  • Meet me under the mistletoe.
  • Candy cane wishes and mistletoe kisses.
  • Sweater weather is better together.
  • You're my Christmas cracker.
  • The snuggle is real this Christmas.


Front view portrait of traditional Santa Claus smiling at camera resting head on arms with christmas tree in background

  • Dear Santa, define "nice."
  • Santa called. He said I'm on the nice list this year.
  • You're the reason I could be naughty this year; Santa's already gifted me with the best.
  • When you stop believing in Santa, you get underwear.
  • It's all fun and games until Santa checks the naughty list.
  • Ho, ho, hoping you have a merry Christmas!
  • Blame it all on my roots, I showed up in boots ... and a Santa hat.
  • Be naughty save Santa a trip!
  • "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus." And he liked my post.
  • "Santa, can you hear me?" - my wish list singing.
  • I believe in Santa ... just like I believe in Friday.
  • Wrapped presents and filled hearts.
  • Unwrap the joy!

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