Last Minute Christmas Tree Decoration Ideas You’ll Love

Christmas, the most cheerful time of the year is here. Most of you would have already ornamented best looking Christmas trees for the occasion. However, if you’ve still not found time to spruce up your Christmas decor, here are a few last minute Christmas tree decoration ideas that’ll help you stand out from the rest.

You’re going to love these unconventional Christmas tree ideas if you don’t like the traditional ones. Get ready to welcome the pleasant ambiance of festivity in your home with these Christmas tree ideas listed below:

Ladder Christmas Tree

A simple and quick way to create a Christmas tree is by using a ladder. Bring out that wood or aluminum ladder from the garage, dust it off and begin sprucing it up with vibrant lights and streamers. It is a very simple way to design a Christmas tree that will look cool in your living room.


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Hanging Ornamental Tree

Weave together shiny ornaments of same or different colors like a chandelier. Use green ornaments if you want to give it looks of a Christmas tree. Now hang it at any central location in your home. See how to make this hanging Christmas tree at Not Martha.


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Wall Christmas Tree

Don’t have much floor space in your apartment to accommodate a large Christmas tree? Don’t worry; you can create an space-saving tree on wall using garland, light strings, paper, and other decorative embellishments.

All you need to do is draw a shape of a tree on a wall, exactly the way you want wall decoration to be, and then begin ornamenting it with different attractive embellishments.


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Christmas Tree from Books

Got a book collection stacked up at home that simply being layered with dust? This year put all hardbound books to a good use. Stack these books in the shape of a tree creatively and then embellish with other decorations. Voila!


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Also Read: 40+ Christmas Tree Alternatives You Should Try This Year

Cardboard Christmas Tree

Take out scissors and unused cardboard boxes, and decorative papers to form an inventive tree. Cut cardboard in a beautiful tree shape and decorate it with shiny paper and ornaments. If you don’t have time to create cardboard Christmas tree by yourself, then buy one from market. See the tutorial at Instructables.


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Wine Cork Tree

This holiday, make cool Christmas tree decorations out of wine corks. Get some wine bottle corks that may be lying around at your place for a decorative tree. Paint each cork in a different color and attach them on top of each other, forming a tree. Add ribbons for a classy touch. For help, see the tutorial at BoredFastFood.


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Pine Cone and Twig Christmas Tree

If you don’t prefer vibrant colors and want something simple and rustic, then nothing is better than going for nature-inspired decor. You can collect pine cones or dry tree branches and assemble them into a tabletop Christmas tree. It can be embellished with lights or other shiny decorative objects, if you may, else they look equally impressive bland and simple.


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Glass Bottle Tree

Collect empty glass bottles and clean them up. Now stack up these bottles, one over the other, vertically or horizontally to form a tree-like structure. You can illuminate it using light strings and other ornaments.


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Balloon Christmas Tree

Buy some green, white and red balloons from a craft store to create a festive tree. Blow up the balloons and fix them in tree-shape using glue or cello tape. Embellish the tree using shimmery decorations for the merry season.


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Natural Shrub Christmas Tree

This one is a really quick, easy and fun idea. If you’ve some potted shrubs or plants, take them along with the pot and ornate it with shimmering light strings, decorative streamers, and shiny decoration balls. Your alternative Christmas tree is ready in minutes!


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Pineapple Christmas Tree

If you are looking for an easy and trendy way to make Christmas tree, then pineapples can be a good option for you. Simply decorate with lights and ornaments, no need to remove the spiky leaves from the top.

Pineapple Christmas Tree - Christmas decorations

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Broccoli Tree

You can even deck up your dining table with colors of festivity. Take some fluffy flowers of broccoli and arrange them like a Christmas tree on dining table. Add some little tomatoes in the middle to enhance the looks. See how Betty Crocker made it.


Image: BettyCrocker

These are some last minute Christmas tree ideas that you can make easily at home. Hope, you’d try out some of them. Happy Decorating!

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