How to Make a DIY Wall Hanging Christmas Tree

Create an easy DIY Christmas tree that you can hang on the wall! This family-friendly project is a fast and simple way to decorate your space for the holidays.


Skill
Beginner
Time
Few Hours
Cost
Less Than $500

What You Need for This Project

  1. 1

    GET ALL THE MATERIALS TOGETHER

    Start by gathering your materials and organizing a space where you can work.
  2. Steps:

  1. 2

    MEASURE AND CUT THE DOWELS

    Measure the dowel and cut it into six sections:
    • 1 piece of 4.5 inches
    • 1 piece of 9 inches
    • 1 piece of 13.5 inches
    • 1 piece of 18 inches
    • 1 piece of 22.5 inches
    • 1 piece of 27 inches
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  1. 3

    TIE THE DOWELS TOGETHER

    Cut the twine and tie the pieces of dowel together, starting with the smallest piece on top and working down to the largest piece on the bottom.
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  1. 4

    HANG THE TREE

    Hang the tree on your wall using a hook or fascinator. Then you can begin to decorate the tree by hanging ornaments on the dowels.

    TIP: If you don't want to add new holes in your walls, you can swap out a picture frame and hang this for the holidays in its place.
  2. Steps:

  1. 5

    DECORATE AND ENJOY

    You can swap out decorations and create different looks for your tree. Then, sit back and enjoy your handiwork!
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