A Christmas Tree That’s New And Old

Jaime Dorobek of C.R.A.F.T.
decorates her Christmas tree using both modern and heirloom
ornaments to create a look that’s both new and old. Read more to
see how she creates a whimsical decor statement.

A Christmas Tree That’s New And Old

I love our Christmas tree and am so excited to team up with The
Home Depot to share a look that’s both new and old. This year, we
created a whimsical and kid-friendly Christmas tree adorned with
three generations of handmade ornaments as well as new, modern
ornaments too.

Our 7.5-foot-tall pre lit Christmas tree is gorgeous and wait
for it… changes colors and settings with a remote control! My
kids are in love. They think it’s fun to be able to change the
tree from white to color to flickering lights with the click of a

I decided to go with a pink, mint and cranberry themed tree with
a vintage, whimsical flair. The Home Depot gave me the inspiration
with these gorgeous, shatter resistant ornaments that came in a
pack of 101!

My 4-year-old son insisted we have a
star topper
and picked out this beauty from The Home Depot.
It’s perfect!

One of my Christmas tree secret weapons is yarn! Yarn is
inexpensive and easier than ribbon for me to work with. This year I
used a pink, thick yarn and simply wrapped the skein in and out of

I also made these adorable snowman ornaments with a hot glue gun
and different sized PVC pipe segments from The Home Depot. Check
this post
for the detailed tutorial of the DIY snowman

I also painted different sized paintbrushes to add a little
whimsy to our Christmas tree. How fun are these paintbrush Santa
Claus ornaments?! Check out
this post
on C.R.A.F.T. for the complete tutorial on these
simple, unbreakable Santa paintbrush ornaments.

Since I don’t typically wrap presents until the last minute, I
love the pop of color this
red reindeer
from The Home Depot adds under our tree all season

Shop the complete look:

Our Christmas tree holds three generations of handmade ornaments
combined with tons of brand-new shatterproof ornaments from The
Home Depot. It’s the perfect combination of vintage and whimsy
and makes me smile every time I pass by. I hope your holiday
decorations make you feel all warm and fuzzy too!

Searching for more Holiday inspiration? Check out our other
Holiday Style Challenge posts here!

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Christmas Tree That’s New And Old
appeared first on The Home Depot Blog.


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