Colorful Mini Christmas Trees

So I found these amazing spools of trim at Michaels a vision of these amazing Mini Christmas Trees flashed before my eyes and I knew I had to make them! The color scheme of the trim screams colorful modern Christmas to me, what do you think?

Colorful Mini Christmas Trees

DIY Colorful Mini Christmas Trees craft idea

The texture is AMAZING, right?! And the pop of color is fantastic. Loving the pink and minty green colors for Christmas.

Ruffle Christmas tree craft idea

A little up-close action for ya. This line of trim is on clearance right now at my Michaels. There are several other options to pick from including pom poms. Love me a good pom trim.

DIY Ruffle Christmas Trees Tutorial

Christmas tree craft


  • 3 Paper Mache Christmas Trees in different heights (like these)
  • Spools of Trim by Celebrate It (found at Michaels)
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Foam Paint Brush
  • Craft Paint in coordinating colors

Christmas craft

  1. With a foam brush, paint the paper mache christmas trees to coordinate with the trim.


2. Starting at the bottom, hot glue the trim around one paper mache christmas tree. When you get half way up the tree, switch to a different colored trim. My largest cone christmas tree took 2 spools for the bottom color. All others did fine with just 1 spool per color.

3. When you get to the top, trim off the excess trim and secure the end with hot glue to the tip of the christmas tree.

Color block modern Christmas tree craft idea

So that’s an easy way to add color and texture to your holiday decor!

Santa’s MAKEshop is now open at Michaels! From holiday décor to trimmings for your tree, you can find everything you need to make your holiday magical!

Looking for more Christmas Tree craft ideas? Check these out!

Photo Christmas Tree Display


Pink and Gold Floral Christmas Tree


Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Michaels. All opinions are my own.

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Hi! I'm Linda, the craft addict behind Craftaholics Anonymous®, a craft blog. Crafting is cheaper than therapy, right? When not crafting, I can be found chasing my 2 small {but very energetic!} boys or playing with my new baby girl. Or shoe shopping... because you can never have too many shoes! Happy crafting! ♥

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  1. 1

    Ohh these are really funny and a great way to think christmas in another way 👍🏾

  2. 2

    These trees are so cute and look so easy to make. It is never to early to start preparing for Christmas and these are going to add a much needed pop of colour to my Christmas celebrations this year! Thanks for the inspiration.