Claire Williams

Alternative Christmas trees

Claire Williams
Alternative Christmas trees

Fancy something a little less traditional? We've found a a whole of host of distinctly different trees to suit all house sizes and budgets...

1. Birch branch hanging Christmas tree


If you're short on space then this tree is for you! Crafted from natural birch branches this wall hanging tree has a cool Scandinavian feel. Keep it plain and neutral or dress it up with lights and baubles! 

£26 from Notonthehighstreet

2. Pom pom Christmas tree

This modern alternative to a traditional tree is a real conversation piece. At 76cm tall it can fit in an unused fireplace or on a table. Keep it as it is or add fairy lights to give it that little extra sparkle.

£60 from Notonthehighstreet

3. Personalised natural wood tree

Made from natural wooden logs this Nordic inspired tree ornament is dusted with silver glitter and topped with a engraved star. The star can be engraved with your family name and become a treasured festive keepsake.

£18 from

4. Wicker light up LED tree

Greet your guests in style this Christmas with this light up wicker tree. It's the perfect mess-free alternative to a real tree that can be used year after year. Crafted from a chic grey wicker and wrapped in warm white fairy lights, it introduces a warm welcoming glow to any porch or hallway this winter. 

£18.99 from Tesco Direct

5. Frosted mini Christmas tree

If you don't have the room for a full-sized tree but want to bring in the cosy feel of Christmas then this mini tree is for you. This authentic frosted pine looks almost real and is the perfect addition to any mantlepiece, coffee table or windowsill.

£9.99 from Lights4fun

6. Driftwood tree

Made from bleached driftwood this stylishly modern tree would fit nicely into any small lounge or bedroom. Wrap in fairly lights and hang baubles from the branches or leave naked for a minimalist look.

Available in 2 different sizes, prices starting from £56 from Notonthehighstreet

7. Totally turquoise

Add a real pop of colour to your celebrations with this bright and bold turquoise tree.  Decorate this 6ft artificial tree with white and sliver decorations to create a winter wonderland in your lounge.

£27.99 available from Tesco  

8. Snowflake sticker tree

If you'd like to have another tree in your house but can't fit one in this stylish sticker is a great way to spread the festive feel to other rooms. It's easy to apply to glass, wallpaper and painted walls and are available in an assortment of sizes.

£32.95 from Notonthehighstreet