September 4, 2015

How to decorate a music themed tree.

I knew I was hanging on to all those vinyl records for a reason. All those trips to the record store are still paying off. Nowadays, I seem to craft using records more than I play them, but at least they are getting used. And used pretty well in the case of this rocking version of the Treetopia Pretty in Pink Potted Christmas Tree.
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September 4, 2015

The Christmas tree is the centerpiece of your holiday home, but deciding how to decorate it can be a challenge. Be inspired by these design ideas and give your Christmas tree the stylish and festive look you’ve always wanted.

1. Traditional

When it comes to Christmas tree decorating, a classic red-and-green motif never goes out of style.  Glass ball ornaments in solid colors, iconic holiday décor staples like Santa, candy canes, snowflakes, and stockings are popular decorating choices. Sprigs of winterberries, clip-on poinsettias, and red-and-gold ribbons add texture to your tree, making it look warmer and more inviting.

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August 20, 2015
Treetopia Loves: Flag Inspired Labor Day Feasts

Treetopia Loves: Flag Inspired Labor Day Feasts

Labor Day is the time for hard working folks to sit back, relax, and spend time with their loved ones. Although this weekend gives us a well-deserved break from chasing the American Dream, it doesn’t mean we can’t show our love for the red, white, and blue. Whether you’re preparing a feast in your backyard or sharing in a potluck, give your party a delicious dose of patriotic flair with these 6 flag-inspired Labor Day recipes à la Treetopia Loves.

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August 13, 2015
How to Decorate a White Tree with Treetopia

How to Decorate a White Tree with Treetopia

Thoughts of the holiday season often include images of a winter wonderland, and a great way to create your own snowy Christmas fantasy is with a white artificial Christmas tree. From colorful and playful to elegant and enchanting, white trees offer homeowners almost limitless decorating possibilities. Learn how to decorate a white Christmas tree with this guide from Treetopia.

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August 4, 2015

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I love thrift stores, flea markets, estate sales – you name it. When I heard there was an actual holiday called National Thrift Shop Day, I felt it my duty as a red-blooded American to decorate a tree to show my support.
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July 31, 2015

Treetopia Guide on How to Shape your Christmas Tree

Proper shaping or fluffing can make even the most modest Christmas tree look like a million bucks! It may take a bit of time and effort, but fluffing your tree gives it a fuller, more natural appearance that will impress guests and enchant loved ones. The next time you set up your tree, remember these simple steps on how to shape a Christmas tree and fluff your way to fabulousness!

What You Need:

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July 23, 2015

Whether it’s heavy dramas or light sit-coms, TV shows are a big part of our leisure time. It then comes as no surprise that fans constantly clamor for decorative items inspired by their favorite shows, and Christmas décor is no exception. From a police box/time machine tree topper to retro style 8-bit character figures, here are holiday ornaments inspired by seven of our favorite shows on the tube.

Doctor Who


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July 21, 2015

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My kids are prolific crafters. I have no idea where they get it from. That being said, I have a LOT of kid art around my house. Sometimes I incorporate it into my art journals, other times I go old school and hang it on the fridge, and I’ve been known to make it into jewelry. Sadly, most times it ends up in a box under my daughter’s bed. They make more art than we can display and I just don’t have the heart to get rid of it.
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July 17, 2015

header1 Colored sand is a versatile material that’s great for arts, crafts, or just playing around with. Easily available at hobby shops, colored sand can also be used in a myriad of ways to spruce up your home. In this edition of Treetopia Loves, we bring you seven easy-to-do colored sand crafts for you to try.

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July 2, 2015

From holiday ornaments to summer clothing, savvy shoppers know that purchasing seasonal items are best done off-season. Beautiful, durable, and available any time of year, artificial Christmas trees are excellent buys no matter the time of year. Here are three great reasons you should purchase your holiday tree way before the jingle bells start ringing.

Enjoy More Decorating Possibilities 

Treetopia's Some Like It Hot Christmas Tree decorated for summer and for Easter.

Photos courtesy of Jen Perkins

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