be a wallflower! jump
on over to the discussion boards
and get decorating help.
how to decorate the tree for (almost) free
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sheet tree skirt and cardboard box platform
more about the tree and to check out some of the decorations up
close, click on any box in the image at left.
Small trees might seem weeny
when you're eyeing them in the store or tree lot, but they're cheap and
don't take up all that much space -- characteristics that any
square-footage challenged, budget-minded quasi-adult is sure to
| Small trees also have another advantage over their more
impressively-sized brethren: you need a lot fewer ornaments to fill them
out. Still, there's something pathetic about a tree that's so short
you're in danger of trampling it. To give my midget tree a little more
height, therefore, I propped it up on a cardboard box. Meanwhile, the
humble bed sheet offers so much more decorating potential than just its
intended purpose of covering a mattress -- it can be transformed into
curtains, pillowcases, tablecloths … or in this case, a no-sew tree
skirt that does a dandy job of hiding both the box and the ugly plastic
moseying on the tour...
lounge . nourish .
. laze . home.