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5 Most Popular
Styles of Christmas Ornaments
Christmas ornaments were bulbs of all the same color which were
placed randomly throughout your Christmas tree. Over the past
few decades, Christmas ornaments have developed into elaborate
pieces of art which are delicately planned out and placed
throughout the Christmas tree. Currently there are many types of
Christmas ornaments to choose from and the creativity and
uniqueness of your Christmas tree will highly depend on the
types of ornaments you choose.
Below you will find the 5 most popular styles of ornaments for your
1. Illuminated - Christmas ornaments which light up are becoming extremely
popular. Christmas lights have been popular for a long time, so
there's no reason to wonder why illuminated Christmas tree
ornaments are becoming so desired. Illuminated Christmas
decorations are generally quite high in price. They can range
anywhere from $5 to $20 a piece.
2. Mobile - Mobile Christmas tree ornaments are unique and add a whole new
element to any Christmas tree. This type of ornament adds an
element of movement to your tree, something all Christmas trees
lacked before now. Ornaments have the ability to move up and
down, side to side and all around. Mobile Christmas tree
decorations are said to bring Christmas trees to life. They are
also quite expensive and are usually found in the same price
range of illuminated Christmas ornaments.
3. Musical - Musical ornaments, along with illuminated and mobile ornaments,
are the newest form of Christmas ornament on the market right
now. Many ornaments play Christmas songs and carols for everyone
to enjoy. Fortunately most also come equipped with on/off
buttons which can regulate the sound when you don’t want the
music playing. These usually cost in the same vicinity of mobile
and illuminated ornaments.
4. Homemade - Homemade Christmas tree ornaments are a sure way to ensure
your Christmas tree is one of a kind. This form of ornament is
personal, thoughtful and an ornament which is likely to be
cherished forever. Homemade ornaments are often made by children
for their moms and dads, but there are also a number of moms and
dads who make ornaments at home and sell them for low prices.
Regardless, homemade Christmas ornaments are one-of-a-kind are
cost considerably lower than the other types.
5. Bulbs - Christmas tree bulbs will forever remain in style because they
give your tree the traditional look which all trees should have.
Christmas bulbs usually come in packs of about 10 and the bulbs
tend to be the same colors and shapes. They are distributed as
evenly as possible throughout your tree. These ornaments cost
slightly higher than homemade ornaments, however they cost
considerably less than any other form of Christmas tree
ornament. Plus, you can always decorate them yourself.
There is an unlimited selection of Christmas tree ornaments available on the
market and the choices you make will highly affect the overall
appearance of your Christmas tree. Each individual family will
have their own preference and no two Christmas trees will ever
look the same. That’s a good thing because, like people, if they
all looked the same they would not be as fascinating to look at.
About the author:
Catherine Spelling is a retired interior designer who now uses her
decorating talents to make holidays an eye catching event. She
is a freelance writer for
http://www.christmaslightsanddecorations.com - a site that
offers tips for
Christmas decorations, picking out
Christmas trees, tips for choosing Christmas tree toppers