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Farmhouse Christmas Tree

A farmhouse Christmas tree filled with handmade ornaments

farmhouse Christmas tree

Welcome to the 3rd annual My Home Style Blog Hop - Christmas Tree Edition, hosted by Stephanie of Casa Watkins Living. If you're visiting from Houseful of Handmade, welcome! I'm the last stop on the tour, so you'll definitely want to start at Stephanie's bohemian tree and work your way through all the homes. You'll find links at the end of this post to all the other bloggers who are sharing their Christmas tree style. It's truly amazing how many different looks a Christmas tree can have, and each participating blogger matched their tree with their home decor! I'm pretty sure you'll be inspired.

I live in a traditional cape-cod that has tons of curb appeal. It may not sit out in the country, but I have a porch, shutters and dormers...so I'm happy! I am drawn to the rustic, cozy and collected feel of a modern farmhouse and that is how I am decorating my home. While I have an attic full of Christmas decorations, I wanted to create a themed tree this year, filled with farmhouse-style ornaments.

My Home Style Blog Hop - Christmas Tree Edition

Farmhouse Christmas Tree


Nearly every ornament on my farmhouse Christmas tree is handmade. I still have one tutorial to share next week but the rest are all up on the blog and I'll link to them throughout this post.

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farmhouse Christmas tree

That farmhouse tree topper cost a whopping $3 to make! You can find the tutorial here.

farmhouse tree

I purchased a galvanized tree collar this year because it's quintessentially farmhouse! You'll notice that galvanized metal is continued in the decorations. I love the rustic charm! If you look closely at my tree, you'll spot the galvanized numbers, letters, hearts and signs. 

galvanized tree collar

I added three different ribbons to the tree. It started as an experiment, but I liked how they coordinated, so I used them all. The red ribbons were purchased at HomeGoods a couple years ago, and the black check ribbon is from Hobby Lobby.

I love using plaids, gingham and buffalo check throughout the year, but it makes a home feel especially cozy during the holidays!

Rae Dunn Christmas ornaments

Collecting is one of my hobbies. From ironstone to blue transferware, crafting supplies like ribbon and buttons, and recently Rae Dunn pottery. I decided to make some Rae Dunn inspired ornaments for my tree this year. They were easy to make and I love how they look!

Rae Dunn Christmas ornaments

I used plain white ball ornaments except for this red one. This marbled metallic ornament was something I created for an ornament exchange...of course I had to make a few for me as well!

farmhouse tree


Christmas tree farmhouse-style

I may not have shiplap in my home...but I found a way to add it to my tree! I shared the tutorial for these dollar store shiplap ornaments earlier this week. They were so simple to make and I love the farmhouse charm of the jumbo ornaments!

My Silhouette machine was instrumental in helping me to create these professional-looking ornaments with little effort!

farmhouse style Christmas tree

farmhouse decorated tree

Every Christmas I make homemade gingerbread and this year decided to make some as decor. These sweet gingerbread houses adorn packages and hang on my farmhouse tree. It smells so spicy and good  😃

DIY shiplap ornaments

It's definitely feeling merry and festive over here, we even woke up to a rare south Texas snowfall! We are enjoying it while it lasts!

We've been mostly nice this year, and just a little bit naughty...so I'm pretty confident Santa will make an appearance!

christmas tree



farmhouse Christmas tree

Our farmhouse Christmas tree is tucked into a corner between our living room and our recently renovated sunroom, so we can enjoy it from both spaces.

farmhouse themed Christmas tree

There are a few more trees around the house, and I'll be sharing those next week!

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farmhouse Christmas tree

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As promised, here are the links to the rest of the participants in the My Home Style Blog Hop. Have fun scrolling through the links. I know you'll be inspired by all the Christmas trees...and maybe you'll discover your decorating style!
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15 comments:

  1. Your tree looks great! I love the color scheme and the scale of the larger ornaments. So good!

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  2. I love all the handmade details! The galvanized bucket tree stand is such a great idea too, I love that!

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  3. Merry Christmas, Cindy! Your tree is so pretty and I love your styling. That big ornament "Better not pout" is perfect! Pinning ;)

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  4. Beautiful tree and I love all the DIY ornaments and tree topper. Merry Christmas!

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  5. Your tree is so bright and cheerful! I really love the black and white gingham ribbon tucked in there!

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  6. Cindy this is gorgeous! Love the diy ornaments you have on the tree. Everything looks so well styled and perfectly placed. :) Right out of a magazine.

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    1. Thanks so much Stephanie, I am so pleased that you like it. Your comments are truly appreciated!

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  7. Your tree is stunning! I love those shiplap ornaments! So fun to be on this blog tour with you!

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    1. Thank you Heather, coming from you that is high praise!

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  8. I love those ornaments! How cute! Happy holidays friend.

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