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Black is the New Festive: Black Christmas Trees Steal the Spotlight

It is that time of the year when you dust off those old boxes filled with decorations, head into the attic to pull out all your string light fixtures and do everything you can to stay ahead of the decorating curve. It might seem hectic at times. It could feel even crazy as you head out to shop for friends and family. Yet, we love the Holiday season and all the joy that it brings. There is a certain undeniable cheerful aura in the air that you just cannot miss. It is a season white red, green and white usually hold sway. This year though, it is time to god down a darker path and try out the black Christmas tree!
Dashing black Christmas tree decorated ever so beautifully stands in from of the white walls creating a big visual impact [From: chiroassociates]
Admittedly, this is not an idea that everyone is thrilled about right off the bat. Many of us prefer a brighter theme for our Christmas decorations and black is often perceived in a negative way when it comes to festive celebrations. But go beyond the usual and you will see the beauty of black unravel as this stunning Christmas tree provides a focal point in your home that is even more brilliant than normal. From the classic Christmas tree in new black avatar to alternate Christmas trees in the color, this is an inspirational collection of ideas that you just cannot afford to miss ?
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