Easy Christmas Tree Skirts and Garlands
Make a graphic skirt from felt. Cut a large circle of felt for the base, cutting a hole in the middle and a slit to the hole. Add large felt snowflakes with fusible web and then stitch or hot-glue fringe around the edge.
Ring Around the Evergreen
A circular felt skirt looks lovely at the base of a tree. Carry through the ball-ornament theme with a border of felt circles in shades of green and bright red. Look for premade tree skirts to embellish, or cut your own felt circle.
Add a wintry touch to your tree with snowball garland made from glitter-covered foam balls.
Mod Tree Skirt
Mimic the look of your tree's ornaments on a bold skirt embellished with colorful geometric shapes.
Glue wedges of textured felt to a circular base for an instant tree skirt. Trim seams with rickrack and edge with pom-pom fringe.
Ornament-Trimmed Tree Skirt
Have yourself a merry little Christmas with an easy custom tree skirt that simply bubbles with style.
This skirt provides a lovely backdrop for the many presents that will soon nestle beneath the tree.
Feathers All Around
By the Letter
Cookie letters strung together to spell out the kids' names take the place of traditional garland on this family-friendly tree.
Barrel of Baubles
Replace a traditional skirt with a shiny bucket. Stand your tree in an antique barrel, then use extra ornaments as shimmery filler.
Readily available scrapbooking supplies hold the key to making this graphic garland with bold gold-edge circles and squares.
Jingle Jangle Garland
Fill in the branches with garland made from scrapbooking tags and bring holiday cheer at every glance.
Adirondack Tree Skirt
Soft sherpa wool runs the border of this classic tree skirt. The center pattern is a pieced-together set of 25 fabric squares in plaid and tree designs.
Gingerbread Friends Garland
These gingerbread friends hold hands to create a delicious holiday decoration.
The Colors of Winter
Two shapes of burlap pair up for a rustic tree skirt. Just cut the burlap, leaving raw edges, and assemble the pieces using a single topstitch.
Early Americans relied on the abundance of nature to recreate their Christmas customs.
Make a fashion statement under your tree with a skirt made from layers of rich fabrics such as taffeta and damask. Simply wrap about 3 yards of the fabric around the tree base, tucking the unfinished edges out of sight.
Beautifully coordinating papers send season's greetings on this garland. Accordion-folded centers add a ruffled accent, while lettered tags add a classic patchwork look. Attach coordinating stickers and bells and the garland sings with style.