I’m so excited to finally reveal my MICHAELS DREAM TREE! It was so much fun creating this black and white tree with a little touch of gold. Black and white is one of my all time favorite color schemes. It’s always in style and never gets old. Adding neutral metallics like gold, silver and bronze gives it just a little extra glam! If you LOVE color you can still get a look just like this. Just add one or two of your favorite colors and BAM you got yourself a dream tree.
When it came to creating this tree I wanted it to be cohesive. I feel like monochromatic rooms seem to invite those relaxing and calming atmospheres and that’s exactly what I wanted.
To start things off I added some flocked branches I picked up from Michaels floral section to my 7ft Willow Christmas Tree to brighten it up a bit. This is a great way to get a white flocked look with out spending the extra money! Place several of them in the tree for a winter feel.
I also added some other gorgeous trimmings like black and white striped ribbon, handmade banners and handmade ornaments!
These faux marble ornaments were so fun to make. Look out for the tutorial coming up in a couple of weeks!
I will also be showing you to make these dotted ornaments out of porcelain and glass ornaments from Michaels!
These wrapping papers are going to go great under the tree! Only $2 each folks! Plus there is a lot of paper on these rolls! I was so excited to come across and entire black, white and gold section! You can find these in the bargain section at Michaels.
Michaels has a lot of fun things going on this month!
- Stop by Michaels’ blog, The Glue String, to see the full Dream Tree Challenge and all of the fabulous trees that were created this year by the Michaels Makers
- Head into Michaels Nov. 2 through Nov. 8 for the Make It Merry Tree Event – 50% off all trees 6 ft. or taller!! That means this WILLOW TREE!!
- To kick off the holiday season, make sure and check out of Michaels’ Make it Merry inspiration book or all kinds of holiday tips and projects
Just Destiny Mag is a Michaels Maker, who participates in monthly challenges sponsored by Michaels Stores.
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