Green Christmas Cards
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Green Christmas Cards
Many cultures have used evergreen trees to symbolize eternal life, and during the cold, winter holidays, these trees were a sign that spring would come again. Christmas tree decorating has taken on a life of its own, but you can bring back some of that naturalist intent with plenty of live, green decorations in your home this season. Soon, your Christmas will be as green as your eco-friendly, green Christmas cards. Here's how!
Trim the Tree
Instead of chopping down a full tree, why not bring just a few trimmings home? Not only are you keeping a tree in its natural environment where animals and insects call home, but you can use the trimmings in a variety of places. Since they're small, it's easy to slip them alongside other home decorations or string multiple ones together to make your own wreath.
Making a Wreath
Any round base works for making a wreath, but if you have some old metal hangers laying around, you don't have to buy any extra supplies. Once you have a base, hot glue lets you fix the trimmings in whatever way you want. Add some personal touches and your wreath is ready to hang.
Garlands and Bookends
Using a similar idea as making your own wreath, you can use glue or string to tie many trimmings together to make your own garland. You can hang this on your mantle, down a stair railing or even trim your television. Another idea is to bunch some trimmings together and use them as bookends.
Real holiday garlands are a great way to get into the season and they make your home smell amazing. If you're going green this holiday season, try making square Christmas cards, too. Whether they're just part a Christmas party theme, or you're using them as holiday invitations, the bright pop of green will keep spring alive when the ground is inches in the snow.