If you’re wondering how to add a twist to your Valentine’s Day decorations, why not decorate a Christmas tree with love-themed ornaments?

Yellow and pink Valentine's Day tree decorations

You might think that Valentine’s Day trees should be pink and redโ€”and you would be right. However, they can also be orange and yellow (or any other color for that matter).

An orange valentine's day tree decorated with pink ornaments

Not only do orange trees work as Valentine’s Day decorations, so do Christmas ornaments like these icicle-shaped ones.

Cute Valentine tree topper from Carousel Collective

The color theme for my yellow artificial Christmas tree was based on some adorable toppers I received from Carrousel Collective. I think they work perfectly atop Valentine’s Day trees.

Valentine's day decorations on an orange tree

For my orange Christmas tree, I made some of my own Valentine’s Day decorations. Full DIY on my blog. My parents had orange and hot pink shag carpeting when I was a child, and I’ve always been smitten on the color combo.

Pink heart Valentine's Day decorations

Speaking of my orange tree, can we talk about how cute my collection of vintage Valentine candy boxes are as a makeshift tree skirt? Right?

Yellow Valentine tree

My point is hot pink trees and baby pink wreaths are great as Valentine’s Day decorations, but think beyond the traditional colors. A lavender or light blue tree full of conversations hearts? I love the idea of a chocolate brown tree covered in strawberries. Now, how can I think beyond the Easter colors box?

By Jennifer Perkins