Real or faux fir Christmas trees: Which is better?

Should you keep it real or faux fir all the way? We asked our readers to weigh in on fresh-cut pines vs. an everlasting artificial. Here’s what they had to say. Efficient Evergreens “I would love to have a real tree but they are so expensive that it makes more sense financially to use a fake […]

Engage your evergreen: 13 tippy top tips on trimming the tree

The Christmas tree is the heart of the home during the holidays. And while almost everyone has a Christmas tree, the variety of shapes, sizes, colors, ornaments and styles is endless. Forest green or flocked? Minimalist or mega-volume? Are pink trees blasphemous or fun and festive? We asked the professionals from Osmond Designs and Gatehouse […]