6 Creative Yet Strange Christmas Tree Ideas

Christmas is a tried and true tradition. Everybody has a Christmas tree, Christmas lights, a fancy Christmas dinner and a whole ton of fabulous presents. But just because Christmas has tried and true traditions doesn't mean we can't put a fun spin on things to spice things up.

Over the years, people have slowly transitioned from your traditional natural Christmas tree to artificial Christmas trees. While this was originally slightly taboo, it has recently become totally acceptable providing us room to further twist traditions. Are you getting bored of your wiry green artificial Christmas tree? Why not break out your creative side and build your own custom Christmas tree?

The following trees are examples of Christmas tree customization at its finest. Take a lesson from these beautiful trees and apply it to your own tree for inspiration!

The Nintendo Christmas Tree

The Nintendo Christmas Tree

While this Christmas tree itself didn't have much inspiration behind it, the fact that all the ornaments are using a Nintendo theme gets it some bonus points. If you don't have the time to customize your actual tree, try theming your ornaments to make your regular old tree stand out.

Upside Down Christmas Tree

Upside Down Christmas Tree

Is everything backwards in your life? Perhaps you are a little eccentric. Consider replacing your standard artificial Christmas tree with this awkward wonder. Rest assured, people will no longer wonder if you are a bit 'different'.

Bicycle Christmas Tree

Bicycle Christmas Tree

Remember when you were just a wee lad, running down stairs to see what was under the tree to find a brand new bike! Remember how excited you were? Imagine if your entire tree was made of Bicycles, how fun would that be? These missionaries took it upon themselves to build an awesome Christmas Tree dedicated to the most awesome Christmas gift ever… Bikes!

Christmas Tree Alpha OMega

Gigantic Christmas Tree

Holy Guacamole, this Christmas tree is seven stories tall! This peculiar tree comes from the land of the rising son. The staff from Yilong Media company took 350 regular sizes Christmas trees and carefully stacked them on their custom frame to create one of the most massive Christmas tree displays I've ever seen.

Beer Bottle Tree

Beer Bottle Christmas Tree

If you live with some or your buddies or possibly in a frat house this could be the perfect fall/winter challenge for you! Build your own artificial Christmas tree out of beer bottles. This is going to take some creativity and some reinforcement so you better be ready to improvise.

Mountain Dew Christmas Tree

Mountain Dew Christmas Tree

Ok, so if the beer bottle Christmas tree was a little too much drinking for you, or possibly if you are under the legal age to drink beer, we've got an alternative for you. The Mountain Dew Christmas tree will keep you both wired through the entire Yuletide season. Slam back a few hundred of these sugary caffeinated wonders to build your tree and rest assured you won't be sleeping on Christmas Eve!

All of these Christmas trees are amazing examples of what you can do if you really want to be creative this Christmas. If you don't have the time or the money to come up with something completely custom you could always do some creative decorating using LED Christmas Lights or by creating a custom Christmas Ornament theme for your tree.