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27 Best Alternative Christmas Trees Made for Creative Holiday Decor

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27 Best Alternative Christmas Trees Made for Creative Holiday Décor

These DIY projects are a twist on the traditional tree.

AUG 30, 2019

best alternative christmas tree ideas

Don’t get us wrong: We love a good old-fashioned Christmas tree. Outfitted in string lights, nostalgic ornaments, and a glittering tree topper, it’s a classic fixture in many homes during the holidays. But that's not to say that we don't enjoy a few unexpected twists in our seasonal decor too, and alternative Christmas trees certainly fit in that category. Here, we're sharing our all-time favorites with you.

There are several reasons you might want to embrace a "non-tree Christmas tree." Space constraints, for starters, can cause you to think outside the box. Maybe you'd prefer to decorate in non-traditional holiday hues, or you simply crave a creative look for your home this season. A DIY alternative Christmas tree is also a way to work your DIY magic and show off your crafting talents, inspiring friends and family to ask, “How did you do that?!”

But most of all, if you’re someone who strives to decorate for Christmas in a way that can last far into winter, these alternative Christmas tree ideas may better fit your decor all season long (even though some of us would love leaving up our tree all year!). It’s an interesting way to put your own creative spin on tried and true customs, something that feels special and unique to your home. From chalkboard paint to paper to even live plants, here are all the ways you can go about creating an alternative Christmas tree.

Source:      https://www.countryliving.com/home-design/decorating-ideas/g28872053/alternative-christmas-trees/

 

 

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