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Sunday, November 11, 2012

Christmas Tree Decorating Ideas

It's time to start thinking about Christmas decorating!! It won't be long before we will be getting those boxes out of the attic. Here are some tree decorating ideas to get the wheels spinning in your head. I took these pictures when I was in Dallas a while back.
 
I loved the HO HO HO at the top of this tree. So cute!
Beautiful and tradtional... 
 
 Love the snowman tree topper!

 So cute...love the Santa and candycane at the top.
 Look at those adorable reindeer...
 Pretty in peppermint...
 So colorul and whimsical!
 Very elegant in silver and white...
 Now if you want something really different here you go...lol. Those fish are so funny!
 Some of you might remember this tree from last year. Well, tomorrow is the big day! Most of you know that I have a handful of houses I decorate for Christmas and this one is scheduled for tomorrow. I will start decorating this tree around 10:00 in the morning. If you follow me on facebook you will see step by step updates from the beginning to the end. This tree takes me about 4 hours!
 
I hope you got some ideas for trees!
 
Happy decorating!!
 

25 comments:

Savvy Seasons said...

Hi Krsiten,
Wow, those are some amazing trees. My two favorite trees are the Ho Ho Ho tree and the whimsical one with all the neat ribbon. And, oh my goodness, I love the tree you did for your friend. I can't wait to see what you do this year. Happy Tree Decorating! XO ~Liz

Brooke said...

Love all the trees! I wish I had all of that stuff-How fun would that be!?

I already started decorating! So excited!


=)


Brooke

Designs By Pinky said...

Kristen, PLEASE tell me how you reach the top of that huge tree???? How tall is it??? We have a 10 fott tree and that is as high as I can go. XO, Pinky

Sally LoveOfHomes said...

It was so snowy where I live this weekend & it makes me excited for Christmas decorating! Thanks for sharing the inspiration...the trees are beautiful! Can't wait to see how you decorate, it's always lovely!!
Sally

NanaDiana said...

Those are awesome trees. I love the Ho Ho Ho and think it would be darling for a young family. Your trees are amazing!!! xo Diana

LC said...

Hi Kristen!

I'm a new follower of your blog. I simply LOVE Christmas, so you can imagine how much time I will be spending here with all the Christmas goodies! haha Lovely pictures!

Suzé

priscilla said...

Gorgeous trees ! Can't wait to see the huge tree decorated !

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Wow, lots of ideas, Kristen! These are all so beautiful. That is one big tree!

Cynthia said...

Love all these trees. I am a huge Christmas lover. I am finishing up some projects and slowly decorating already since we go out to family for Thanksgiving.

Cynthia

EliFla said...

Thank you for all these ideas, I have to think seriously how to make my Xmas tree this year , because we have a new wonderful happy puppy, and she like whatever is good for playing :D , xoxoxo, Flavia

Tammy @ A Walk in the Countryside said...

Hi Kirsten! Thank you so much for this post! I went to a shop in the city last week that usually has beautiful trees but I was so disappointed in them. I love inserting sprays and whatever but they had so so much that they didn't even look like trees anymore. I plan on starting my own decorating this week and will be following along with you tomorrow on Facebook!

mishebe said...

Oh I love all the trees ! Great inspirations!

Melissa said...

Love that snowman topper. I do picks at the top and then a wooden star.

xoxo,
Melissa

Shelia said...

Hi Kristen! Oh, I love these trees. I love the one you did the most!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Ramblings of a Southern Girl ~ Rhonda G said...

Love the trees you featured! They are all so beautiful, I can't pick a favorite, but I did get lots of inspiration! :)

Hope the tree decorating went well! Your client's tree is fabulous, and I'm sure they were quite pleased!

Anonymous said...

I refuse to join FB..... but I do twitter :)

I so love this time of year at your blog, I love what you do !! What lucky clients you have !!

Kathy :)

Anonymous said...

I saw a tree with a Top Hat over at pat's Back porch musing, I can't get it out of my mind, LOVE it !!!

International Decor said...

i like your pretty ideas :)

golden house said...

wow! i love this

Italian corner said...

fantastic tree designs

gareth batty said...

Amazing, Awesome, Wonderful....What a collection of Christmas Trees...
Christmas is on way & the winter is on....Loved all your pictures.Wish u a wonderful & happy Christmas ahead.

cheers...
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veterinary online said...

nice

annewalker said...

Yeah, same here, Few weeks before christmas, I am starting to make and think of some great Christmas tree decorating ideas to transform our old tree to a new modern one. Thanks for sharing these ideas, you're great. Happy holidays and let's be happy decorating this year!

sasha concepcion said...

I love your christmas decorating ideas. You did a great job compiling them, thank you for sharing! I hope you dont mind if i pinned some to http://www.pinterest.com/kumar65/christmas-table-decorations/. Thanks!

mackyton said...

Good to know about these Christmas tree decoration ideas. Currently, I am in search of amazing venues in Houston for arranging family get together cum Christmas party. Planning to have a grand Christmas tree placed too at the venue.

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