Oh Christmas Tree

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Oh Christmas Tree

The 12 Days of Christmas are rapidly arriving with dazzling lights, packages are under the tree, cookies baking in the oven. Sharing our home at Christmas is quite an honor. Come on in grab a cup of cheer let's celebrate this wonderful time of year. We have white Christmas trees, one made of curly willow, and another filled with the story of our family. Yes that is right, today is the final day of the 12 Days Of Christmas showing our trees for our viewing pleasure.

Welcome to the third annual 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop!

Stop by every day from December first through the twelfth for new ideas you can use to make your season brighter!

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They have all been busy as Elves creating, decorating, cooking and crafting tons of new ideas for you to try this holiday season!
 Lauren~Wonderfully Made I Vanessa~DIY 180 I Kimberly~A Wonderful Thought I Kim~Everyday Parties I Erica~Erica Ever After


Our Christmas tree decorating has evolved as our journey has transitioned us during our life.. We have the soft white tree which is adorned with white lights, pastel ornaments and accents of gold. The bisque angel above is a special gift from my brother and sister-in-law. Below the tree is a lace tablecloth lined with a  blush shade of taffeta to create a tree skirt  making a perfect place to host the Holy Family.

Our curly willow Christmas tree is at our lake house. I call it my Woodland Glamour tree. When our neighbors curly willow tree fell down he offered us some branches, which Prince Charming said NO! I vetoed him immediately
while visions of decorating danced in my head. I love this part of our decor in the lake house. I even change the ornaments during other seasons.

Last but not least is our tree filled with ornaments telling the story of our family. The first Christmas we celebrated as newlyweds was when I made the angel and tree skirt. The boys baby pictures, favorite characters and heroes are all tied on with ribbon. The ribbon was my choice of attaching the ornaments to the tree. That way the kids could take them off the tree to play with as toys during the holidays.

If you look closely you will see an astronaut, Fred & Barney in the Flintstone Mobile right next to Christopher Robin. All part of our families story. My husband is related to the last man on the moon.

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Question of the day- What color is your Christmas tree? 

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1 comment:

Jenny@Cookiescoffeeandcrafts said...

Your trees are all beautiful. Great idea to use ribbon because I realized this year decorating the tree, it was hard for the kids to use the ornament hangers. I will be adding ribbon to them before I put them away this year.