I have been wondering what this craftalong was all about so I finally took the time to read all the pages and look at all the pictures. Wow, there are some fantastic trees! I have to say that one of my favorite is retroeva's small kitchen tree and that's because I collect miniature kitchen utensils and that would look perfect in my house (where did you get all those kitchen ornaments?)
Here is our tree - we call him Charlie Brown - he is 22 years old and was purchased the first year my hubby and I were married. While he doesn't look too bad with decorations and lights, he looks very pathetic when standing 'undecorated' and reminds me of the tree in Charlie Brown's Christmas - thus his name!
I crocheted the tree skirt and 99.5% of the decorations are hand made by either myself or I have received them through swaps.
Here are 2 of my favorites:
These are both glass balls that I dribbled paint into and then spent time twisting them to cover the inside and then turned them over to let the excess paint drain out.
Sitting deep inside the branches is this little hat: