Artificial Christmas Trees Better Than the Real Thing

Shake up your Christmas decorating scheme and go bold with a bright artificial tree this year! Here are some of our favorite over-the-top examples of the trend.
By: Briana Mowrey

Photo By: Brian Patrick Flynn

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Bright and White

Not all artificial trees need to flirt with kitsch. This all-white Christmas tree glows in an ethereal white halo.

Masculine Color Combo

An artificial white tree is a great canvas for your ornament collection. Here, designer Brian Patrick Flynn used his signature color: purple.

Pretty in Pink

Cheryl Burke got a similar set up in her holiday home but in some feminine shades of pink. The look is a little bit retro, a little bit sweet and a lot of fun.

Parchment and White

This tree designed by Brian Patrick Flynn is also a crisp shade of white, but this time it's complemented by the neutral parchment ornaments. Mod holiday minimalism at its finest!

Splashes of Pink

A small white tree with pink and turquoise ornaments would be a welcome addition in just about any teen girl's bedroom.

It's a Rainbow

Taste the rainbow! The bright trees in athlete Kurt Warner's holiday home dazzle guests.

Perfect Palette

Haylie Duff's holiday home was graced with this fantastic artificial tree in a dreamy palette of pinks and greens with pops of red.

Pretty in Pink

This whimsical pink tree by Tobi Fairley is a favorite around the HGTV offices. Don't you have visions of sugarplums dancing in your head just looking at it?

Pops of Pink

This fine example of a pink tree from Fantasy of Trees emphasizes texture as well as color.

Unexpected Combo

Pink and red has long been a contentious color combo, but the red accents help anchor this pink tree from Fantasy of Trees.

Silver Bells

Stark and silver, this Christmas tree flirts with a retro vibe. The round bulbs complete this look.

Seeing Red

Christmas is all about the red and green, though usually we're talking about a green tree with red ornaments. This tree's unusual hue turns that around in a delightful way.

Double the Pretty

Q: What's better than one red tree at Fantasy of Trees? A: Two red trees.

Blue-Green Dream

This inspired tree in Dee Snider's holiday home takes its color cues from nature: the peacock's feathers.

Jewel Tones

This sophisticated purple and blue tree from Fantasy of Trees is deep and dark without being depressing.

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