Skip Nav
Decorating Tips
How Fixer Upper's Chip and Joanna Gaines Add Instant Character to a Home
Joanna Gaines
We Did Not See This HUGE News Coming From Chip and Joanna, but We Love It!
Target
15 Hilariously Accurate Thoughts You've Had While Shopping For Decor at Target

Do You Have An Alternatree?

There certainly is no law mandating that you must have a traditional Christmas tree. If you can pull off a white, black, tinsel, or even an acrylic tree, I say go for it. Whatever floats your ornaments.

Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
princessangry princessangry 8 years
I want a black one with bright pink lights and baubles :)
Pixie462 Pixie462 8 years
I'd love to see the black one Caterpillar Girl - sounds cool!
Pixie462 Pixie462 8 years
Mine's a regular tree but I don't have anything connotating Christmas on it. I have peacock feathers and purple, blue and green lights with tons of crystals only on it.
macgirl macgirl 8 years
I just got my Black one in yesterday, it is beautiful!!
FactCheckinCuz FactCheckinCuz 8 years
mine is white with balls that co-ordinate with my living room, then i have various odd decorations... martini glasses, vodka bottles, olives, shoes, guns, peacocks (because i love them!), disco balls, etc. After the season, I will try to find a coloured tree on sale...maybe a pink or blue one...maybe fuscia...not sure yet, and have it a little more streamlines then sparatic. I really like that black tree!
CaterpillarGirl CaterpillarGirl 8 years
I have a Red tinsel tree with red lights.
megania megania 8 years
I have a funky little fake tree. It's very cute and it's the perfect size for my apartment.
motherof3 motherof3 8 years
Traditional for me.
aimeeb aimeeb 8 years
Just traditional...
tarajeans tarajeans 8 years
I too have both, though the 'alterna-tree' is smaller. We have our 7 foot traditional with traditional ornaments... Then I have a pink 3 footer that was bought for me by a friend in England! Covered with pink ornaments- the husband HATES it!
kiwitwist kiwitwist 8 years
I only have a traditional... but if I ever get a bigger house I would like to get a funky alternative one too!
lilegwene lilegwene 8 years
We have a traditional tree, and it is beautiful! :) My friend has an alternatree and we call it the 'upside-down tree.' You can probably imagine what it looks like from that name alone... it is very odd!
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 8 years
I have a fake tree, but my mom hasn't given to me yet so I dunno what it looks like!
Jinx Jinx 8 years
I have an alternatree this year. Its a live potted pine. Just a little one, that I decorated with beads and some light weight ornaments. :)
RobinFabulous RobinFabulous 8 years
I have a traditional tree in the living room, and then kid themed trees in their rooms
PJ-PJ-PJ PJ-PJ-PJ 8 years
I actually have both! I love to do a different theme each year.
grumpalita grumpalita 8 years
mine is blue tinsel.
DIY Tile Photo Coasters
Homemade Quick and Easy Limoncello Recipe
Appetizer Recipes
Workout Tip to Lose Weight
Cinnamon Roll Recipes
Books That Will Change My Life
Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Home & Garden
X