‘Tis the season to get festive, and there is nothing more likely to get you in the seasonal mood than decorating your Christmas tree.
Whether you prefer a traditional, contemporary or alternative Christmas tree, we’ve picked 15 of our favourite styles to inspire you this December.
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For a more contemporary take on the traditional Christmas tree, trade in emerald and crimson decorations for white, gold and silver shades to create an elegant, stylish finish.
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Turn Christmas on its head this year, and go for an upside-down Christmas tree to make your festive decorations truly stand out.
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KEEP IT TRADITIONAL
A familiar sight in most homes, this traditional Christmas tree is adorned with classic red and green baubles and sparkling fairy lights.
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PERFECT FOR BOOKWORMS
For any bookworms out there who don’t fancy an evergreen fir tree, try stacking your favourite novels and adding a fairy to the top.
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DIY LOVER’S DREAM
If you’re re-decorating this festive season and don’t fancy putting up the Christmas tree, take inspiration from this quirky decorative feature, which uses an assortment of festive baubles and a repurposed ladder.
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FRESH AND FLORAL
This year, trade in those tired ornaments and old-fashioned baubles for flowers and fauna to give your Christmas tree a stunning, natural finish.
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If you fancy something a little different this year, why not try suspending baubles from the ceiling to create this stunning, hanging display?
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ON THE WALL
Keep it clean and simple whilst saving floor space, with this rustic wall hanging Christmas tree design.
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Another original Christmas tree idea for those wanting to save on floor space is this stunning wall display - lit up with twinkling fairy lights and hanging ornaments.
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For something a little different this Christmas, check out this beautiful Christmas tree dress, guaranteed to bring some glamour to any festive scene.
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KEEP IT PERSONAL
To create something truly personal this year, use photos of family and friends to form a Christmas tree shape. Add a star and twinkling fairy lights to bring some sparkle to your display.
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TThis Christmas, instead of using an evergreen fir, why not wrap a fresh garland around some wooden posts to create a contemporary twist on the traditional tree?
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Christmas trees can often look cluttered with ornaments, tinsel, lights and baubles. Take inspiration from Scandinavia and strip back your festive decorations with a contemporary design, guaranteed to bring a touch of sophistication to your Christmas display.
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This understated Christmas tree design adorned with crab apple branches and lights, creates a delicate finish, perfect for a simple winter scene.
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BOLD AND BRIGHT
For something a little more alternative this Christmas, do away with the traditional festive colours and opt for bright oranges, purples and blues, so your tree really stands out. This unusual tree teams a bold colour scheme with a quirky leaning effect.
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