14 Small Christmas Tree Ideas: Tabletop Trees, Home Decor and More

By: Julia Litz, Editor,

Buttons and Yarn Christmas TreesBig or small, decorated Christmas trees make the holidays so much more fun. The projects in 14 Small Christmas Tree Ideas: Tabletop Trees, Home Decor and More will surely make you smile and make you feel a ton of holiday cheer. Learn how to decorate a Christmas tree that you can place on a kitchen table, desktop or mantel. Whether you're short on floor space or simply want to create a little forest in your home, these projects will keep you busy all season long.

Small Christmas trees are a great way to get in the holiday spirit without sacrificing tons of time and money. As you'll see from the projects below, there are tons of ways to cut corners and spend less on Christmas crafting. These projects mainly require scraps and discards, so you don't even have to head out to a craft store.

A decorated Christmas tree is a sure sign that the holiday season is near, but that doesn't mean you have to stress. Save time and money this year and make memorable Christmas crafts at the same time - what could be bad about that?

14 Small Christmas Tree Ideas: Tabletop Trees, Home Decor and More

14 Small Christmas Tree Ideas: Tabletop Trees, Home Decor and More
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Teeny Tiny Christmas Trees Ideas

Tabletop Christmas Tree Decorating

Decorating Christmas Trees For Your Table


15 Christmas Table Decoration Ideas



There's never a bad time to add a little Christmas cheer to your tabletop. Create delightful projects using featured in 15 Christmas Table Decoration Ideas and watch as your space turns into a winter wonderland. This roundup includes plenty of ideas for tiny Christmas trees, so you won't be tempted to make the same project twice.





Teeny Tiny Christmas Trees Ideas

Fabric Poster Board Chrismas TreesSmall Christmas tree ideas don't have to be boring. These tabletop trees will add sparkle and shine to your Christmas decor. Use buttons, fabric and yarn to create these adorable Christmas crafts. Decorating a Christmas tree doesn't have to involve tinsel and ornaments - instead, use your discards and scraps.

Fabric Poster Board Christmas Trees

High Class Jewel Trees Homemade Christmas Decoration

Buttons and Yarn Christmas Trees

Ten Minute Cable Knit Trees

Christmas Pearl Tree


Tabletop Christmas Tree Decorating

Illuminated Christmas TreesYou don't have to go to a Christmas tree lot to make your season memorable. Instead, stay home and keep warm with these small Christmas tree ideas. Each of the miniature trees is unique and different, meaning you never have to make the same kind of project twice. Discover how to use paper, fabric when decorating a Christmas tree.

Illuminated Christmas Trees

Ruffled Christmas Tree Forest

Paper Snowflake Pines

Strawberries and Chocolate Christmas Tree

Glitter Newspaper Mini Christmas Tree


Decorating Christmas Trees For Your Table

Folded Fabric TreeNow is the time to decorating Christmas trees that you can display all season long. Luckily, these projects are inexpensive to complete, so you can make a few without breaking the bank. If you like small Christmas tree ideas but aren't sure how to get started, this is the perfect set of projects for you.

Folded Fabric Tree

Colored Ribbon Tree

Thrifty Christmas Trees

Ruffled Cloth Christmas Trees



7 Easy Homemade Christmas Ornaments for Kids


Once you've gotten a load of these small Christmas tree ideas, you might want to start decorating the real thing. Gather up the kids and help them celebrate the holiday season with our collection of cute ornament crafts. Download a copy of 7 Easy Homemade Christmas Ornaments for Kids and show little ones just how fun it is to get in the Christmas spirit. A decorated Christmas tree is one of the best ways to get in the holiday spirit and kids will love having a hand in the process.




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Table top trees are some of my favorite decorations during the holidays. I think that these are all fun designs. I have no idea how to pick just one to make. Can I make them all this year? They are all adorable. I think my favorite has to be the fabric posterboard trees though.


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