16 Alternative Christmas Trees We're Obsessed With This Week

Give a gorgeous twist to tradition!

By Hometalk Highlights

Craft plush Christmas trees from your favorite fabric

Embellish them with buttons, ribbons, and wire garlands for added detail.

Craft an abstract tree wall-hanging from wooden dowels and twine

Decorate it with ornaments, lights, and ribbons, just like a regular Christmas tree.

Add natural texture to your decor with a mini pinecone Christmas tree

Use white-tipped pine cone ornaments for a frosted effect.

Personalize your décor with budget-friendly paper cone Christmas trees

Check out my traditional, rustic, modern, and glamorous versions!

Make a soft and dreamy Christmas tree from chunky yarn

Give a mini terracotta pot a distressed finish for the perfect base.


Go desert chic with a funky Christmas cactus

Construct it from pool noodles, shipping tubes, and wire hangers, and wrap it in garlands.

DIY an anti-cat light-up Christmas tree from a furniture board

My delightful fur baby is convinced that conventional trees are actually scratching posts.

Repurpose vintage tart tins into Christmas wall art

The varied shapes and time-worn shine bring nostalgic charm to your décor.

Upcycle a paperback book into a folded Christmas tree

Spray paint it and top it with a star for the full effect.

DIY a whimsical Christmas tree from wood chips

Leave it as-is or add a dowel and wood slice base.

Get that Scandinavian minimalist vibe with a dowel and bead tree

It’s super easy to hang little ornaments from this one-of-a-kind tree.

Brighten your home with a fun and colorful felt Christmas tree

Your kiddos will love decorating it with felt cutouts all season long.

Make adorable mini Christmas trees from pine cones

Stand them in a plaster of Paris base, and decorate with paint, glitter, and beads.

Craft a boho tree from wood slices decorated with embroidery string art

Use Christmas cookie cutters to trace festive shapes onto each slice.

Get personal with a Christmas tree canvas made from handprints

This sweet craft will become a treasured family heirloom.