We are all concerned about the color of the tree to choose, the style of decoration to adopt and the ornaments to buy. However, most of them forget about the base of the tree. For Christmas, it is also important to cover or decorate the base of the tree; it depends. As it is an integral part of the tree, it is preferable that it be dressed in the same style and why not with the same color as the tree or the ornaments on it. Discover in this post some ideas to dress the base of your tree in an original way to experience Christmas differently this year.
A basket at the foot of the Christmas tree
Baskets are excellent items to cover the base of the Christmas tree. Why? Quite simply because they bring a touch that is at the same time cozy, rustic and chic. In addition to that, it is a neutral object that adapts to all styles of decoration.
Having a basket at the foot of the tree does not prevent you from choosing the decoration that you like. The Christmas tree can be decorated with different ornaments, only garlands or leave as is. Anyway, the basket will bring an original touch.
A wooden crate at the foot of the Christmas tree
If the basket does not tempt you too much, there is also the wooden crate which allows you to create an unusual decoration. It can bring a vintage or industrial touch to your tree or to your decoration in general.
Choose a wooden crate that you like and set it up at the foot of your tree to see what it looks like. If you like it, leave the checkout as is. Otherwise, you can always give it a makeover. To adopt a particular style of decoration or to match it with a group of decorative accessories on the tree, you could paint or stain the crate for example. You will then obtain a more delicate style compared to the industrial style.
Cover the base of the tree with a bucket
Would you like your Christmas tree and your decoration in general to look very rustic? So, go for the galvanized bucket! All you need to do is choose a model with the right size for your tree. The result can be surprising when the tree in question is not decorated with any ornament or only with pine cones. For a tree that is both vintage and rustic, choose vintage decorative accessories with an impressive style. You will definitely appreciate it.
Dress the base of the tree with a fabric
Dress up your tree with a skirt at its foot! The fabric is an excellent material to dress the Christmas tree according to your style. All fabrics are suitable but of course, the choice must be made according to the desired style. For a cozy and cozy Christmas, a faux fur will perfectly dress the foot of the tree. Apart from that, there are several types of fabric which create a particular effect and which you can try very well.
Hide the base of the tree with colored pots
To embellish the base of your tree and change the eternal and unsightly log of wood , why not put it in a pot? But not just any! For a chic and aesthetic Christmas decoration, choose a pretty solid-colored pot that you will then place in an openwork basket in tinted metal. This is the base of your tastefully concealed Christmas tree!
Place cardboard letters at the foot of the tree
Bulging in white, gray and black in a resolutely contemporary gradient, this tree was already well customized. So no question of forgetting the foot. Using the same color palette , the blogger made a simple DIY : paint four cardboard letters to form the word “Xmas”, the abbreviation for Christmas in English. Smart, right?
Sublimate the base of the tree with burlap and figurines
At the foot of the tree, the burlap invites itself into a natural spirit . Ideal for retaining the thorns of the king of the woods, once fallen, this material offers, here, a cozy nest for two miniature deer. A beautiful tribute to the forest, like a homecoming for this Christmas tree … What do you think?
A wicker basket as a Christmas tree base
Country atmosphere with this tree base hidden in a large wicker basket! As simple as it is aesthetic, this trick gives style to your Christmas tree while dressing its base in a discreet way.
An original and industrial look for this Christmas tree base
To give style to your Christmas tree, placing it in an industrial-style raw metal bucket is an original idea that is sure to amaze your guests. The little extra that we love? Its reclaimed appearance, probably mottled , which gives a new dimension to the Christmas spirit.
A personalized paper bag for the foot of the tree
Do you own a small model Christmas tree and don’t know how to decorate its base? Do you like DIY and DIY decorations? This idea drawn on Pinterest is made for you! Place your tree in a paper bag, roll up the top, tie a string or ribbon in the color of your choice, personalize the bag with geometric stencils, and here it is!
A wicker basket-style basket for a mobile tree
Combine practicality and aesthetics by camouflaging the base of your Christmas tree with a wicker basket with large handles. Not only does this trick allow you to decorate the base of your tree with taste, it also makes it easier for you in case you want to move your Christmas tree to another room or to another corner of the living room . Smart!
A cozy faux fur to camouflage the base of the tree
With this tree base decoration, cocooning is in the spotlight! To give a cozy atmosphere to your Christmas tree, there’s nothing like a large faux fur blanket arranged around its base. Warm atmosphere guaranteed!