Christmas Trees

PICTURE: How To Take Down Your Christmas Tree

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

If you forgot to take your Christmas tree down on Twelfth Night, don't worry. You can still do it super-quickly if you follow this person's lead: ...

This Is Not Going To End Well...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Why? Presumably because, like Mount Everest, it was there. SEE ALSO: Cats In Christmas Trees - A Compilation (Via Laughing Squid)...

7 Christmas Events That Were Just Plain Awful

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

Winter Wonderland Milton Keynes is the latest in a long line of Christmas disappointing everybody... ...

WATCH: Christmas Trees Harvested By Helicopter

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Fun fact: Oregon is America's biggest producer and exporter of Christmas trees. No wonder helicopter pilot Dan Clark has been roped in to help. ...

GUIDE: What You Need to Know About Real Christmas Trees

David Wong | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
David Wong

The chestnuts are roasting on an open fire and Jack Frost is nipping at your nose. Before the choir arrive with the Yuletide carols, it's time to get the Christmas tree in. There's really nothing better than a real Christmas tree for giving the house a festive spirit.

When Christmas Trees Go Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2013 | UK Comedy

"So my sister bought a Christmas tree," writes this Imgur user. "Nailed it..." Oh dear. Maybe she should have tried making her own... ...

Why Fear Sharks? Xmas Trees Are the Real Killers

Xavier Toby | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

Every Xmas in the US, trees and decorations cause an average of 250 injuries and 40 fatalities, while sharks in the US are responsible for around one fatality every two years.

LOOK: How To Make A Christmas Tree From Drink Cans

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Comedy

We may not have Mountain Dew in Britain, but we're sure you can achieve a similar effect with cans of Sprite. And we're sure all the caffeine will giv...

Top Tips for Caring for Your Plants Over the Christmas Period

Kenneth Freeman | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kenneth Freeman

Christmas is coming, and that brings a number of challenges to people looking after indoor plants - whether they are professional interior landscapers or keen home gardeners.

Ten Best Christmas Trees 2013

Andrew Matthews | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

'Tis the season to creep about the attic hunting down a box no-one bothered to write 'Xmas' on 12 months ago. Traditionally, this is followed by the much-loved 'it looks squint to me' debate; a long, sour silence over whose responsibility it was to check the lights BEFORE they went on the tree; and, my particular favourite, competitive bauble re-positioning.

15 Excellent Christmas Tree Hacks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Want a Christmas tree, but can't afford one/be bothered to buy one? Or perhaps you simply feel like being a little inventive this festive season. W...

How The Victorians Styled The Modern British Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK

From Father Christmas in his scarlet coat to bright green mistletoe, we have a firmly entrenched idea of what our Christmas should look like, but how ...

At Last! A Use For Unwanted Christmas Trees

PA | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK

Unwanted Christmas trees are being used to provide flood defences and protect river banks from erosion, the Environment Agency has said. Conifers, ...

Top 10 Tips for a Sparkling Christmas Tree

MyGardenSchool | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
MyGardenSchool

This article was written in conjunction with Andy McIndoe, one of Britain's leading horticulturists and a tutor at MyGardenSchool, where he teaches 'A...

Christmas Costumes : Santa Morphsuit or Gingerbread Man?

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

With the countdown to the festive period well under way, you should seriously start putting together your Christmas fancy dress. Within the Christm...

Christmas Traditions Around The World :Defecating Figurines, Burning Goats, and KFC

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

The Victorians gave us the kind of Christmas we know today, reviving the tradition of carol singing, borrowing the practice of card giving from St. Va...

'Bah humbug!' - Jeremy Paxman Branded A 'Scrooge' For Banning Christmas Tree On Newsnight Set

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Many, many, many men have played Ebenezer Scrooge over the years. Kesley Grammar's had a crack at the infamous grump, as has Patrick Stewart, James Ea...

Pictures: The World's Finest Christmas Trees, From Lego In London To Lobster Pots In New England

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

Countries around the world are celebrating Christmas in their own style, from the National Christmas Tree lit by President Obama and Kermit the Frog i...

Christmas Tree Syndrome: Is Your Mouldy Christmas Tree Making You Unwell?

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK

Christmas trees could be to blame for a range of unpleasant ailments from coughs and wheeziness to the traditional winter lethargy. It could be you...

Pictures Of The Day: From Imogen Thomas To The Nutcracker

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK

Imogen Thomas shows off her modelling skills with a wistful gaze to the cameras outside the High Court in London as she continues her legal battle ove...

PICTURES: Fashion Designers Create Couture Christmas Trees

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK Style

Big name designers from Dior to Stella McCartney have turned their hand to reworking the traditional Christmas tree as part of charity event Les Sapin...