629 tree ornament Stories
20 DIY Ornaments to Give or Keep
From classic to quirky, easy to more involved, these Christmas ornaments will perk up your tree or make a great gift
"Christmas ornaments will perk up your tree or make a great gift... on the tree! A pic of the tree I put them on Very unique twists on Christmas tree... brass ornaments for my traditional decorated tree so I improvised.) love this I've... decorate trees anymore though. I don't have enough room for a large tree. I do have... that many trees for that many years, I decided to leave the trees to my ex since I let... fill the ornament.) Pour mixture into ornament and let sit for about three minutes...."
4 Rustic, Romantic Christmas Ornaments to Craft in Minutes
"paper ornaments with the kids or savor some solo crafting time... with a tree decorated with handmade fabric and paper ornaments. Amidst the hustle... beautiful tree! Most trees are so overdone they fringe on comical. This tree shines in... to the tree. We went for the simple glass ball ornaments and Christmas bells on a... decoupage ornaments with old family photos. I love the ornaments... I made a few rustic... have any ornaments, so I made some dough ornaments with cookie cutters and painted them..."
How to Make a Festive Paper-Cut Ornament
"Christmas tree this year with this pretty handmade decoration... your own tree decoration this year with a design cut out of paper and tucked inside... your own tree or give one as a gift for a loved one to treasure year after year.... Beautiful ornament. Those of us with less patience would have to figure the cost of a... glass ornaments. It has been time consuming, yet very rewarding. I am a realist oil... on the ornaments. Sold every one of them and have a list of orders. Big hit! I can't..."
11 New Uses for Old-School Christmas Ornaments
Been there, done that with the tree? Have an embarrassment of extra ornaments? Try these beautifully creative decorations this Christmas
"with the tree? Have an embarrassment of extra ornaments? Try these beautifully creative... your own ornament stash. Throughout the years you've probably accumulated an embarrassingly... large ornament collection — after all, most of us have been to more than a few of... screen & ornament tree. When I lived in a small apartment that didn't have room for... Christmas tree, I used to decorate with lights, and ornaments on paper wrapped dowels..."
Collecting Christmas Ornaments That Speak to the Heart
Crafted by hand, bought on vacation or even dug out of the discount bin, ornaments can make for a special holiday tradition
"discount bin, ornaments can make for a special holiday tradition... particular tree lot and make the Christmas tree man, a neighbor, open tree after tree... enough ornaments for two trees. Someone has to move out and take his ornaments with... Christmas tree man would go into the tree fields each year to find the perfect tree for... so many ornaments that we now cut back to 1 new ornament each. Our tree is covered..."
20 Whimsical Ornaments for Everyone on Your List
"Christmas tree with your own style or you like to give ornaments as gifts to family and... to find ornaments for all types of people, from design aesthetes to sports fanatics... telephone ornaments! Love the gnome! Love the hipster bartender! I love the starbucks... wooden ornaments like these? designed by The Joinery http://www.custommade.com/b... to your ornament mix. For the person whose dogs are his babies. These ornaments are..."
Edible Plants That Double as Ornamentals
"with your ornamentals for an attractive garden and fresher meals... between our ornamental and edible gardens and see how edible plants can do double duty... apple tree than any other tree. Cherries are easy, too, and very pretty in the Spring... look as ornamental. A chive leaf or two sprinkled on a dish won't make a difference... fruit trees require no work, if you don't care about your harvest. For example, if..."
Ornamental Grasses in the Landscape
"you to ornamental grasses. These plants come in many varieties, and when they are... potted trees, but was too scared to do it. In seeing the potted grasses, they seem... pots than trees, and will be a lot less expensive to replace should they have an untimely... I love ornamental grasses, thanks for this ideabook Becky! I love to use purple fountain... to use ornamental grasses to landscape part of our front yard this spring. I appreciate..."
Ornament Your Garden the Artful Way
"s and ornamentation have added importance, allowing us to appreciate everything from... most of ornamentation in the garden — taking an abundant approach.... lots of trees and curved pathways so, with a bit of planning, it's been fairly easy... has used ornamentation to paint an elegant, quiet scene in the landscape. All of the... ceiling.Ornamentation must be substantial enough to stand up to the spaciousness of..."
Great Design Plant: Ornamental Allium
"onion, the ornamental allium has been a longtime cottage garden companion, but it can... design trees:Dove Tree | Bald Cypress | Chinese Witch Hazel | Japanese Maple | Manzanita... Smoke Tree | Texas Mountain Laurel | Tree AloeGreat design plants:Euphorbia | Red-Leafed... Allium, ornamental onionUSDA zones: 3 to 9, depending on speciesWater requirement:..."
How to Care for a Freshly Cut Christmas Tree
Keep your tree looking lush until the last ornament is packed away, with these tips for watering, stands and siting
"your tree looking lush until the last ornament is packed away, with these tips for... icial trees may have increased in popularity, but for the purist, only a real tree... artificial tree can’t compete with the scent and feel of a real evergreen. It’s a living... kind of tree it is — spruce, fir, pine or cypress — once it’s indoors, the goal is... keep the tree fresh and green. This means keeping the needles pliable and on the tree..."
Great Design Tree: Australian Tea Tree
A living sculpture with an unmistakable appearance, this coastal native creates an intriguing landscape scene
"Australian Tea Tree (Leptospermum laevigatum). Wind blown and architectural, these trees appear... no two trees are ever alike. Growing up in San Diego, I would climb these trees at... Australian Tea Trees make for beautiful landscape design features in more than just my childhood... These trees are beautiful. Tea tree oil is also a great home remedy for irritated... These trees are gorgeous. I wish I had a spot for one. While these trees are pretty..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Christmas Tree!
"Christmas tree philosophies, and we want to hear yours. If you have decked the halls... woodland tree, red tree, fairy tree, and traditional tree. I am not done decorating... Christmas tree... My tree last year. Have more ornaments for this year but have not put... Every ornament on the tree signifies something special; ornaments made by our 3 boys... Christmas trees but this year a quick minimalist tree fits the house. Our tree has 25..."
Christmas Tree Decorating the Painless Way
Holidays are for carols, not cussing. Make tree trimming less work and more fun with this guide at your side
"Make tree trimming less work and more fun with this guide at your side... Christmas tree has always been one of the great joys of the holiday season for my family... Christmas tree up. When the boys were small, we’d pile into the minivan and head to a... a tree farm, trotting up and down the rows until we found the perfect specimen for... until both trees were lighted and dressed. This ritual is such a part of my life, I was..."
Guest Picks: Make a Fashionista Christmas Tree
"for your tree trimmings this year... Christmas tree decorations too. I do a Tiffany-inspired tree that I call the Holly Golightly... Golightly Tree. Tiffany-blue is the main color in the ornaments and boxes. Then I add... vintage ornaments to make a very fashionable and pretty tree. Here are some shopping... doing aqua ornaments for quite a few years now. It is such a fresh, sparkly look for the... unbreakable ornaments you've included which are great if you have crawling kids or curious..."