What’s the Difference Between PVC and PE Trees?

Tree Classics Grand Fir
Tree Classics’ Grand Fir

Artificial Christmas trees have come a long way since they were first developed in the 19th century. With a history seeded in the tradition of hanging real evergreen trees upside-down from the ceiling during cold, long winters, these firs and spruces were meant to serve as a reminder that spring is just around the corner. Continue reading “What’s the Difference Between PVC and PE Trees?”

Jennifer Lutz Joins Tree Classics as Brand Ambassador

Jen

At Tree Classics, we believe that two heads are better than one, and so we are more than happy to welcome our second brand ambassador, Jennifer Lutz!

A design and decorating enthusiast, Jen has over a decade of experience staging professional home décor photo shoots and designing homes for special events, such as holiday gatherings and family celebrations. She collaborates with clients and other design professionals to transform ordinary rooms into stunning spaces.

Jen is considered a “shortcut guru,” being a mother of four lively children who always aims to make each holiday—Christmas in particular—a special, memory-filled event. She does this while staying within a budget and balancing a full life.

How does she do it? With creative, affordable, quick-and-easy projects for the holidays and the home.

Jen was gracious enough to answer a few questions for us. Read on for a sneak peek at her design inspiration and decorating style. Continue reading “Jennifer Lutz Joins Tree Classics as Brand Ambassador”

LED Christmas Trees vs. Fiber Optic Christmas Trees

Lake Forest Fir Snap Tree
Tree Classics Lake Forest Fir Snap Tree

Lighting is one of the most important elements when it comes to tree decor. Whether you choose Christmas tree lights that mimic the warm glow of candlelight or ones that twinkle in multicolor, your tree lights can set the tone for the entire room. Developments in lighting technology have provided more options to play choose from, but this also requires you to put more thought into finding the right Christmas tree lights for you.

In this post, Tree Classics presents the pros and cons of two trendy pre-lit tree Christmas tree lighting options: LED trees and fiber optic trees. Continue reading “LED Christmas Trees vs. Fiber Optic Christmas Trees”

How to Hang Lights on Your Tree Like a Pro

Decorated Alberta Spruce
Tree Classics Alberta Spruce Tree

Although the availability of pre-lit trees has made it a snap to set up an artificial Christmas tree, there’s still a multitude of great reasons why you might want to string up the lights yourself. Whether you have a unique string of lights you want to use or you want a specific look for your tree, an unlit tree provides more decorating opportunities and lighting options.

If you’re not ready to invest in a pre-lit tree, Tree Classics can show you how to make the most of your unlit tree with this quick guide on hanging your lights evenly. Continue reading “How to Hang Lights on Your Tree Like a Pro”