diy christmas decorations | Christmas! | Book christmas tree, Handmade christmas, Christmas funChoosing a fake Christmas tree over the real deal is no longer a faux pas—now it's a way to show off your crafty side. This Christmas, people are building DIY trees using everything from wine bottles to tree branches to cookie tins , but our inner bookworms are obsessed with these trees made out of stacks of novels. Watch the following video below to get the step-by-step instructions for building your own book tree, then read on to find eight more creative ideas we spotted ranked in order from hard to so-easy-anyone-could-DIY-it. If you want to attempt to build a massive Christmas tree out of books—like this nine-foot version at the University of San Francisco's Gleeson Library —you're going to need a lot of books and something in the center like a table to stabilize it so it doesn't get knocked over. While this book tree at the Houston Public Library is smaller, the topper requires some serious crafting skills. You only need a dozen books to make this topsy-turvy book tree , but it requires drilling through the center of the books eek!
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Do you want to have a nice Christmas mood, without endangering the local fauna and flora? Wouldn't be nice to have a Christmas tree that shows your love for nature and knowledge? Do you have a big collection of books stashed away somewhere, collecting dust? Your problems are solved! Now you can do your own Bibliophile's Christmas Tree! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Step 1: What You'll Need
Like many book lovers, most of your books probably sit on shelves waiting to be read again. This Christmas tree made out of books is a great way to display your collection and show some holiday spirit at the same time. Not to mention, the teardown is quick and easy! If you are a book lover, you will adore this Christmas tree constructed completely from books. Check out how to recreate your own below. The best part of a Christmas tree made out of books is that you can be creative, and create a uniquely styled tree specific to you and your books!