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About Treetopia

The Treetopia blog hopes to inspire you with fabulous decorating and entertaining ideas that celebrate your personal sense of style. Liven up the look of your home with our exciting selection of decorating tips and tricks for every holiday and season.

Tango Red Lipstick Tree, No. 2 Pencil Christmas Tree, and Silver Pencil Tree

When you’re short on space but still want to keep the holiday spirit alive, a pencil Christmas tree is the perfect choice. Instead of a full, traditional profile, a pencil Christmas tree is slender from tip to base. Decorating a slim tree may seem like a daunting décor challenge, but it really is quite easy to do! Here are some fabulous ways to decorate your pencil Christmas trees.


treetopia artificial Christmas trees

The secret to having a merry Treetopia Christmas is by celebrating the spirit of giving! That’s why we’re giving away one (1) Treetopia artificial Christmas tree and one (1) set of Treetopia ornaments each to one lucky winner and a loved one. Just match a Treetopia tree with an ornament set and tell us why this combination matches your nominee’s decorating style to win in Treetopia’s 4th Annual Secret Santa Sweepstakes.

To enter, simply like the Treetopia Facebook Page and provide the following information on the Facebook App:


gold christmas ornaments decorating ideas

Decorating with Gold Ornaments.

Gold trims and accents on your Christmas tree are great for bringing out the festivity of the season, but they’re not just meant to be complementary accents. From ornament centerpieces to fancy chandeliers, you can create beautiful décor and let your gold Christmas ornaments take center stage this holiday season with these easy DIY ideas from Treetopia.


We recently partnered with the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford to create themed Christmas trees for a cause. We loved how easy and fun it was to create Christmas trees for our favorite bay Area Sports clubs, and we don’t want to keep you on the sidelines. Show your favorite sports teams some love with a unique holiday centerpiece with this guide from Treetopia.

Start with the Perfect Tree

easy sports themed trees

Sports themed trees at the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford. Photo by George Nikitin


new beautiful Christmas trees for Treetopia in 2015

Fab New Finds From Treetopia

The holiday season is here, and we are back with a new lineup of beautiful Christmas trees fit for every Treetopian home. In part 1, we discovered  trendy and techy trees, and in this next installment of Fabulous New Finds, we’ll show you how to celebrate Christmas in full color with more new tree offerings from Treetopia!


new beautiful Christmas trees for Treetopia in 2015

Fab Finds From Treetopia

The holiday season is here, and we are back with a new lineup of beautiful Christmas trees fit for every Treetopian home. From trendy to techy trees, discover Fabulous New Finds from Treetopia with this guide on our latest Christmas tree offerings.


how to decorate your black tree

Featuring our Midnight Black Christmas Tree (L) and Black Tiger Christmas Tree (R)

If you’re looking for a holiday centerpiece with unique charm and personality, black Christmas trees are a fantastic choice. Stylish and modern, black trees have their own distinct brand of versatility, and can greatly enhance the atmosphere of your home. Here are 4 easy black Christmas tree decorating ideas you’ll want to try this Christmas:


Halloween is often a colorful time of year, but one hue still reigns supreme: black. This year, give those vibrant colors a rest and try out these dishes and drinks in ominous shades of black for your next Halloween celebration.

No Knead Black Bread

No Knead Black Bread from Grim Grains

Photo courtesy of Jessica Lindsay

Start your guests off with some bread that echoes the sentiment of the season. You can make this No Knead Black Bread from Grim Grains in only 60 minutes, giving you enough time to prepare other dishes for the party. Serve it with butter or by itself for a truly spooky appetizer.

sports themed Christmas trees

Treetopia, local sports teams, and chefs bring cheer to the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford. Photo by George Nikitin

Treetopia gave sports fans and foodies a chance to celebrate the holidays early by helping raise over $5000 through CelebriTrees, an online auction to support the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford.

With help from athletes, teams, and chefs, we used various decorations and colorful artificial trees to create 5 sports-themed trees that represented local sports teams and celebrities, and auctioned them off for the benefit of the Ronald McDonald House. (more…)

Spooky Wreaths for the Spookiest Day

“Wanting to create a spooky and sophisticated Halloween Bar Cart this year, I decided to decorate my black wreath as if it were a funeral wreath. I adorned the front with a banner and added in some blood red peonies to enhance the “creepy factor”. Adding the phrase “Drink Up Witches” adds a little humor to the vignette and invites my guests to come over and pick their poison.”