Outdoor Christmas Decoration DIY

  1. Step 1 Gather Materials

    Gather Materials

    Gather materials.

  2. Step 2 Mark Tree Outline

    Mark Tree Outline

    Mark an outline of your tree on the plywood.

  3. Step 3 Cut

    Cut

    Cut out your tree design, using a circular saw for larger cuts and a jigsaw for smaller ones.

  4. Step 4 Paint

    Paint

    Paint or stain your tree. Let dry completely before proceeding.

  5. Step 5 Attach Post

    Attach Post

    Attach your post, allowing for about 10 inches to extend below the tree.

  6. Step 6 Attach Lights

    Attach Lights

    Attach lights by wrapping tightly around the tree and affixing with a heavy-duty stapler (Be careful not to staple light cords).

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