Tatertots and jello Michael's tree

My Winter White Family Photo Christmas Tree!!

I love this time of the year!!

I am SO excited to decorate for Christmas.

So when Michael’s contacted me and asked if I might want to design a tree for their tree challenge, I thought it would be SO fun.

Michael’s sent me a pre-lit 6-foot tree and a gift card and I headed over to the store to see what I could find. They have three different collections that they put together for the 2012 holidays. My favorite was the Crystal Elegance Collection. I LOVE that they based some of the collection off of a trip the design staff took to London. They travel around the world to look at trends and colors and use what they find to make the new collections for each year. SO cool!!

My main focal point of the tree are these laser-cut wood frames that I found at Michaels. They are very light and inexpensive — and I thought they would be perfect picture ornaments for my tree. They also come in several different sizes

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