10 Non-Traditional Christmas Trees to Give Your Home Serious Holiday Spirit

Here are 10 creative ideas for alternative Christmas trees this year.

Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree. How we love you, but not your mess of needles that we're somehow still picking out of the carpet in July. This year, the team at NousDecor is opting for a Christmas tree alternative. (Did you even realize there were options beyond Douglas vs. Noble Fir?) Tissue paper, cardboard, and even holiday cards become awe-inspiring decor, all with a little creativity. See for yourself. Here are ten festive ideas that will have you rethinking the star of your holiday decor scheme this year.

1_AnnikasInterior_Green_Fir_Tree

Source: Annika's Interior

2_ApartmentTherapy_Modern_Tree

Source: Apartment Therapy

3_Curbly_TissuePaper)Tree

Source: Curbly

4_CardboardChristmas_Tree

Source: Cardboard Christmas

5_TheModernChristmasTree_Alternative

Source: The Modern Christmas Tree

6_BrianPatrickFlynn_Card_tree

Source: Brian Patrick Flynn - HGTV

7_FrenchByDesign_Needleless_tree

Source: French by Design

8_TinyMe_Black_Alternative_tree

Source: Tiny Me

9_FreshDesignBlog_White_Silhouette_art_tree

Source: Fresh Design Blog

10_FancyDeco_Wall_Tree_Lights

Source: Fancy-Deco

So what do you think? Convinced you don't need a traditional tree after all? Tell us which idea is your favorite in the comments.

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