January 19, 2015

When Pantone talks, designers listen. Pantone’s color forecast is so influential, it inspires trends in everything from fashion to furnishings to phone accessories. In this article, we tell you more about 2015’s hottest color trend and share some ideas on how to incorporate it into your home décor.

Pantone’s Color of the Year

Pantone’s pick for color of the year is Marsala, a beautiful, earthy shade named after the famous dessert wine from Sicily.

A rich, reddish color with a deep brown undertone, it leads a broader palette assembled by Pantone as a refreshing return to nature. Described as sophisticated yet grounded, Marsala is a robust color that is meant to evoke feelings of strength and confidence.
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January 15, 2015

As joyful as Christmas decorating can be, having to put decorations away until next year can leave you feeling a bit sad. The winter months can be gloomy, but there’s no reason not to give it a happier twist. Instead of focusing on the end of the holidays, why not focus on the vibrant colors of the coming spring?

In this post, we show you how you can declutter your home and put some post-holiday polish on it using your very own holiday décor. Look around your home before you take your holiday decorations down and you might be pleasantly surprised at what you’ll find. (more…)

January 14, 2015

Christmas is the time for sharing and giving, but after the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it’s important to give a little back to yourself. Travelling, shopping for gifts, preparing for parties, and entertaining guests — all of these can stress you out and wear you down.

Here are a few ideas on how to de-stress and revitalize yourself for the New Year.

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January 14, 2015

Treetopia’s Rolling Tree Storage Bag

“Where do you put it all?” is one of the number one questions I get asked after every holiday. Well, it all goes in my attic; I have all the holidays separated by color and section. Ornaments can go in bins, I have cases for my wreaths, but my trees often just sit in the attic covered with sheets. Now that I have upgraded to Treetopia trees I want to protect these beautiful babies with something more solid than an old sheet. This is when I got my first tree bag.

Red, sturdy, spacious, and has wheels: no, it’s not an SUV. It’s Treetopia’s Rolling Tree Storage Bag.

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January 12, 2015

 

With the holidays being a once-a-year event, it can be a challenge to master storing Christmas decorations because it’s not something you get to do all that often. Now is as good a time as any to perfect the art of organization, though, and Treetopia’s here to help you do just that.

Before you start organizing and storing your holiday decorations, keep these three simple steps in mind: Declutter, categorize, and store. (more…)

January 12, 2015

Take Part in Treetopia's Most Creative Wreath Contest!

No matter the season or occasion, wreaths are a wonderful way to spread the beauty and cheer of the outdoors to your home. The fact that many artificial Christmas wreaths come with minimal to no adornments at all presents people with a great opportunity to embellish them any which way they want. We previously shared some simple tips for sprucing up your wreath with you, and now it’s your turn to show off your wreath decorating flair!

To join Treetopia’s Most Creative Wreath Contest, head to our Facebook page, submit a photo or description of your decorated Christmas wreath, and tell us your inspiration for it. Wreaths are a fabulous sight any time of the year, so feel free to dress up your wreath according to your personal style or favorite season, holiday, or theme. Winners get a chance to win great prizes and be featured in Treetopia’s 2015 product line!

Contest Period

Submissions are accepted from January 12, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. PST to January 16, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. PST.

Voting will be open from January 27, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. PST to January 31, 2015 at 11:59 PM PST.

Judging by Treetopia will be from February 1, 2015 to February 2, 2015.

The winners will be announced on February 3, 2015.

How to Enter

1. Visit and “Like” the Treetopia Facebook page

2. Use the Treetopia Photo Contest Applicationto submit a photo or description of your decorated wreath. Include your name, email address, entry title, and a short explanation of what inspired your design.

3. A maximum of three (3) photo entries per person and per email address is allowed, provided that each entry is unique and submitted separately. Please note that photos must not be larger than 3MB and must not include any visible signatures, watermarks, or credentials.

Winner Selection

1. Facebook users can vote for their favorite wreath once every 24 hours via a Third Party Photo Contest Application from 27-01-15 to 31-01-15. Participants are allowed to share their photos or descriptions, and encourage friends and family to vote for their entries.

2. The 12 entries with the most number of votes will be judged by Treetopia based on the following criteria: 40% Originality, 35% Creativity and 25% Entry Description.

3. The top three (3) best overall entries will be declared the winners.

Prizes

1. The 1st prize winner will be awarded one (1) Treetopia Gift Card worth $150 USD, and get a chance to be featured in Treetopia’s 2015 product line.

2. The 2nd prize winner will be awarded one (1) Treetopia Gift Card worth $100 USD.

3. The 3rd prize winner will be awarded one (1) Treetopia Gift Card worth $50 USD.

Show us just how fun, creative, and original you can be with your wreath and get a chance to win big, exciting prizes! Visit our Facebook page to find out more about Treetopia’s Most Creative Wreath Contest.

January 8, 2015

From lush Christmas wreaths and exquisite tree ornaments to dazzling lights, your holiday decorations are precious no matter how modest or pricey they may be. Storing them properly not only preserves their beautiful condition, it also saves you the trouble of buying new ones next holiday season. Here are some tips on how to store Christmas ornaments and décor the right way.

Christmas Ball Ornaments

There are many other ways to store your ball ornaments if their original packaging has been lost or damaged. One cost-effective way is to wrap them individually in tissue paper or bubble wrap, place them in empty plastic cups, egg cartons, or apple trays, and stow the lot in a large plastic bin.

Treetopia red ornament storage bag

Treetopia’s 72 Piece Ornament Treasure Keeper

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January 7, 2015

If you’re looking for something to inspire you when it comes to proper Christmas décor storage, think about this: Proper storage now will make Christmas decorating next year much easier. Storing your Christmas decorations may seem like hard work, but with a few practical storage and organization tips, it can be short, sweet, and fun.

In this post, we show you how you can make décor storage as hassle-free as possible, and how doing it properly can save you a few headaches when the holidays come around again. (more…)

January 5, 2015

Proper storage preparation is essential for keeping your artificial Christmas tree looking fabulous for countless Christmases to come. Follow our helpful storage guide and give your Christmas tree the tender loving care it deserves.

Treetopia storage bag with inner straps

Proper storage helps your Christmas tree safe and secure

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January 1, 2015

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