To make a Christmas tree, cut out various circles from sheets of green paper, fold them to create texture, then glue them onto a 12-inch wood skewer. For larger Christmas trees, use dowel rods instead of skewers, and cut... More »

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Ways to put lights on a Christmas tree is to go up and down or wrap them around. The former is an effective way to make them easier to remove after the holidays end. More »

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To put a ribbon on a Christmas tree, apply the ribbon before anything else on the tree, and cut or style it so that it fits adequately. Lastly, tuck the ribbon into the tree to make room for the rest of the decorations, ... More »

The tradition of the Christmas tree originates with pagan worshippers who decorated their homes with green boughs during the winter solstice. They believed that the long nights occurred because the sun god was ill. Placi... More »

Decorate a Christmas tree by hanging the lights, adding the garland and putting on the ornaments. This process takes less than one hour. You need lights, garland and ornaments. More »

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To hang an upside-down Christmas tree, attach an artificial tree base to a ceiling joist, turn the tree upside-down, and securely fasten it into place. You need a lightweight artificial Christmas tree and decorations, a ... More »

Some ideas for decorating a Christmas tree include making it a colored or golden tree, adding ornamental animals or going with a natural look. For instance, one great idea for a colored tree is a red and lime theme. The ... More »

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