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    38 Fabulous DIY Christmas Trees That Aren't Actual Trees

    If you live in a small apartment or dorm room, or simply don't want to deal with the hassle of getting a tree, you can channel Christmas spirit in your home without any pine needles.

    1. Use string art to draw a tree.

    2. Glue together some twigs.

    3. Or reuse scrap wood.

    4. Black stenciled Christmas trees look great in a spare black-and-white room.

    5. Repurpose a ladder.

    6. Decorate a small, dried tree with ornaments.

    7. For the beer drinkers: Layer bottles to form a very impressive Christmas tree display.

    8. Hang ornaments on your house plants.

    9. Use washi tape to draw a Christmas tree on the wall.

    10. Create a winter forest diorama.

    11. Use books to build a tree.

    12. Make a felt-shingled tree.

    13. Draw a tree on a chalkboard painted wall.

    14. Draw a Christmas tree on craft paper or fabric.

    15. Make a branch ladder tree.

    16. Give a money tree as a gift.

    17. For a more kitschy decor, hang a bunch of knickknacks in the shape of a tree on the wall.

    18. There are a few options for Christmas tree origami...

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    19. Create a Christmas-tree garland.

    20. Create a tree tower using boxes.

    21. Put up a tree Advent calendar.

    22. Create a centerpiece with green paper rolled into trees.

    23. Make trees wrapped in the fabric or wrapping paper of your choosing.

    24. Use Post-It Notes.

    25. The layers of these trees are made from wire wrapped in ribbon.

    26. Hang balloons on the wall in the shape of a tree.

    27. Make a light tree.

    28. Glue together wine corks to form a tree.

    29. Make a family of 3-D gingerbread Christmas trees.

    30. The simplest tree: Tape paper plates to the wall.

    31. Reuse your old newspapers.

    32. Create an outline of a tree using a rainbow pom-pom garland.

    33. Make a Christmas tree crudité as a table centerpiece.

    34. This tree is made from slivered almonds:

    35. For the gardeners, here's a Christmas tree made from a tomato cage.

    36. Create a display from Christmas cards.

    37. Make a rosette tree using satin fabric.

    38. Create a hanging ornament structure that resembles a tree.