DIY 42″ Christmas Tree for Under $12

You can make this easy Christmas tree for under $12!  This tree is 42″ and is perfect for tabletops. Personalize your tree with lights and ornaments. Have yourself a merry little Christmas!

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Materials

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5 packages of 9ft garland for $1.79 each (70% off  the regular price right now at Michaels)

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Total cost: $11.73 +tax!

 

Instructions

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Unfold the garland and fluff as you go.

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Twist the end wire of garland around the base of the tomato cage.

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Wrap the garland around the tomato cage and work your way to the top.

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Secure the other end of the wire to keep the garland in place.

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Start a new piece of garland where the last garland left off.

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Continue to wrap garland until you get to the top.

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Wrap the garland tightly around the metal tips of the tomato cage to make a tree point.

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Adjust the garland until it’s evenly distributed.  Viola! Now you can decorate your tree!

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My cat loves to hide inside of the tree!

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