You could just go for a traditional Christmas tree this year. But if you're too creative, too cheap, too lazy, or too close to the equator for a real tree, there are plenty of creative DIY Christmas trees that will save you money and time or give you a unique way to celebrate the holidays.


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There are plenty of brilliant Christmas tree ideas out there, so if you've got one you'd like to share or that you've made yourself, we'd love to see it added to this list. You can also upvote your favorite idea and give it a try!

#1 The Floating Christmas Tree

The Floating Christmas Tree

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ElspethRose 2 years ago

I'm just imagining how angry i'd be if someone knocked it! Unknotting Christmas lights is one thing, but this.... Looks pretty though!

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#3 Stacked Books Christmas Tree

Stacked Books Christmas Tree

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ElenaNetea 2 years ago

One of the most tasteful alternative Christmas trees...

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#6 Portal Christmas Tree

Portal Christmas Tree

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llbuccola 2 years ago

Am I the only person who thinks the bottom should be on the roof and the top should be on the floor?

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#7 Christmas Tree Drawn On A Blackboard

Christmas Tree Drawn On A Blackboard

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JanetReed 2 years ago

Very beautiful - down to the artist though........

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#8 Dollies Christmas Trees

Dollies Christmas Trees

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JanetReed 2 years ago

I think it's called "doilies," not "dollies," but a cute idea......

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#10 Newspaper Christmas Tree

Newspaper Christmas Tree

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JanetReed 2 years ago

Keep the candles away from this tree!

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#12 The "I'm Broke Or I'm Lazy" Christmas Tree

The "I'm Broke Or I'm Lazy" Christmas Tree

The "I'm Broke Or I'm Lazy" Christmas Tree

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JanetReed 2 years ago

Excellent!

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#13 Spinning Christmas Tree

Spinning Christmas Tree

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StephGiles 2 years ago

Where is the Doctor when you need him? RUN!!!!

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#14 Pac Man Christmas Tree

Pac Man Christmas Tree

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pandaes 2 years ago

uoooooooooo,loving it!!!!!

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#15 King Kong Tree Topper

King Kong Tree Topper

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llbuccola 2 years ago

Needs more planes... Operated by reindeer.

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