Pattio lighting!! Cut a small "x" into the Ping pong balls, and pop them over the bulbs!
Pine cones, branches and lights
Tree slice ornament!
Tree skirt instead of tacky Christmas sweater
Christmas mason jar decoration: Leaves, cranberries, and a floating candle.
So pretty change color and you can do it year around for any holiday or season !!
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I wish I'd looked this up awhile ago! Drilling a 1/4" diameter hole up the center of the tree trunk will help it soak up much more water, keeping it fresher longer! Next year for sure.
For the entry table? Bonus - another way to use one of those grapevine wreaths still left from the wedding!