Here Are the Wackiest Christmas Tree Alternatives People Are Decorating This Year

Is it possible to be too creative? Apparently so.

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One of the biggest trends this holiday season appears to be coming up with an alternative version of a Christmas tree. After all, we all love a spruced up, well, spruce, but coming up with a festive alternative can be a great way to showcase your creativity and save a little money in the process. Some of these alt trees, like this plant strung up with lights, are very pretty and perfect for a small space.

This "tree" made from polaroids stuck to a life-size cut-out of its maker doing a yoga "tree" pose is highly personalized and fun.

And this tree makes good use of all the spare parts left behind by children doing arts and crafts.

Others, however, are a bit bizarre, like this tree made from blown-up surgical gloves that looks like something out of a child's nightmare.

Or this tree made out of traffic cones.

You gotta admire the craftsmanship that went into welding this one, but it does look a bit Tim Burton-esque.

And you really can't just hang decorations around your shower curtain and call it a tree.

This one is just sad (though bonus points for being eco-friendly!).

And while the idea behind this is sweet, it could have used a better photo.

For more ideas on how to decorate your home for the Christmas season, check out these 17 Amazing Christmas Tree Alternatives.

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Diana Bruk
Diana is a senior editor who writes about sex and relationships, modern dating trends, and health and wellness. Read more
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