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  • International Falls, MN

Book Page Christmas Tree


Inspired by Better Homes and Gardens Christmas Ideas magazine, and Anthropologie, here is my book page tree.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, The finished book page tree
The finished book page tree.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, First I cut out square cardboard templates to more easily tear the book pages into various sizes
First, I cut out square cardboard templates to more easily tear the book pages into various sizes.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, I tore my book pages along the cardboard template You could cut them for a more even look Each template was 1 2 smaller than the one below it Tear sheets in each size until you reach your desired tree height
I tore my book pages along the cardboard template. (You could cut them for a more even look) Each template was 1/2" smaller than the one below it. Tear sheets in each size until you reach your desired tree height.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, I placed a mug plug styrofoam shape in a terra cotta pot from my garden
I placed a "mug plug" styrofoam shape in a terra cotta pot from my garden.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, i cut sheet moss to cover the top of the pot
i cut sheet moss to cover the top of the pot.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, I pushed a yard twig into the styrofoam piece inside the pot
I pushed a yard twig into the styrofoam piece inside the pot.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, I whittled a point on the twig to slide the book pages on more easily Start with the largest page sheets and stagger the edges
I whittled a point on the twig to slide the book pages on more easily. Start with the largest page sheets and stagger the edges.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, When finished I cut the sharp point off of the top of my twig and tied a metal star to the top with jute
When finished I cut the sharp point off of the top of my twig and tied a metal star to the top with jute.
book page christmas tree, christmas decorations, crafts, seasonal holiday decor, This is my rustic look book page tree with torn pages
This is my rustic look book page tree with torn pages.
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2 questions
  • Jina
    on Nov 3, 2016

    So how many layers of pages go you supposed you used on the teee in the photos? And how tall is that tree? Cute idea!

  • Cin1282536
    on Nov 13, 2016

    What is a mug plug?

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