30+ Best Christmas Trees Made from Recycled Materials

Christmas is a time for peace on Earth and goodwill toward humanity. But, did you know you can get your family into the festive mood without decorating with an evergreen tree, and do your bit for the environment? This Christmas try decorating your porch, backyard or indoors in a green and planet-friendly way. You can use artificial ones or make use of your DIY skills to make an alternative Christmas tree out of old, unused items at home.

You may, through the years, have realized how difficult it is to find a trustworthy source of sustainable Christmas trees. On top of that, once the holiday season is over, you’re again found looking for a way to dispose-off the tree.

Considering this, we have compiled a list of some of the best recycled Christmas tree ideas that’ll help you, especially if you are environmentally conscious. You can make your Christmas tree out of discarded materials like old CDs, plates, plastic/glass bottles, cans, books and a lot more.

Christmas Tree from Fallen Branches

Tree Branch Wall Christmas Tree

Driftwood Christmas Tree

Tabletop Christmas Tree from Driftwood

Wall Christmas Tree from Driftwood

Reclaimed Wood Christmas Tree

Pallet Wood Christmas Tree

Also Read: 20+ Christmas Tree Alternatives You Should Try This Year

Full-Size Christmas Tree from Newspapers

Christmas Tree Out of Twisted Newspapers

Recycled Paper Tabletop Christmas Tree

Tabletop Christmas Trees Made of Books

Christmas Trees from Paperback Books

Image: Pinterest

Recycled Cardboard Christmas Tree

Mini Christmas Tree from Cardboard

Egg Carton Tabletop Christmas Tree

Plastic Bottle Christmas Tree

Full Size Christmas Tree from Plastic Bottles

Christmas tree out of plastic bottles

Image: Ekoskola – Għajnsielem Primary School

Christmas Tree from Mountain Dew Cans

Mountain Dew Christmas Tree

Image: Mdewtree

Christmas Tree from Glass Bottles

Glass Bottle Christmas Tree

Image: Evite

Wine Cork Tabletop Christmas Tree

DIY wine cork Christmas tree

Image: KJ

Tin Can Christmas Tree

Popsicle Tabletop Christmas Tree

DIY popsicle Christmas tree

Image: Momtastic

Plastic Spoon Tabletop Christmas Tree

PVC Pipe Christmas Tree

Recycled SCSI Hard Drive Christmas Tree 

Christmas tree made from old hard drives

Image: Makezine

Wall Christmas Tree Made From CDs

wall hanging alternative christmas tree made from cds

Image: Compartilhando Saber e Saberes

Also Read: 10 Best Tabletop Christmas Tree Ideas

Christmas Tree from Old Tires

Christmas Tree from Old Tires

Image: Pinterest

Christmas Tree Made from 5,000 Ceramic Dishes and Cups by Mooz

Christmas Tree Made from 5,000 Donated Ceramic Plates and Cups

Image: Designboom

Tannenboing – Recycled Aluminum Christmas Tree 

recycled aluminum Christmas tree

Image: Tannenboing

Electric Christmas Tree Made from Chevy Volt Parts by Gary Card

Electric Christmas Tree is Made from Recycled Chevy Volt Parts

Image: Inhabitat

26-feet Tall Christmas Tree Made Up of Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Barrels 

Jack Daniels Christmas tree

Image: Jack Daniels

Christmas Tree from blades, knives, scissors, and bullets confiscated at Airport Vilnius, Lithuania

Lithuanian Airport Built Christmas Tree out of Confiscated Items from Passengers

Image: Mashable


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