they are fun to do a very decorative bow at the top and have it wrap downward over the whole tree, or a star for your 'tree topper' and instead of ribbon you could also use strips of Stampin' UP! Designer Series Paper (or decorative scrap book paper).
The "tree" is made by hooking ornaments thru the screen material on the back door in my kitchen. I taped up some twine to get the shape and size I wanted and then just started adding the ornaments and filling in all the spaces
Create a holiday accent that’s a twist on decorative lighting fixtures. A Hanging Ornament Chandelier can be hung from your real chandelier, or from the ceiling, banister, or any lofty space that you’d like to decorate.