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Old December 3 2012, 01:14 AM   #31
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Re: Deck The Halls!

^tsq is right! I just added food coloring. I have a mold for Christmas tree cakes.
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Old December 3 2012, 02:43 AM   #32
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The wife has the tree up and I have bought lights for the outside, now I just need my shoulder to get better so I can put the lights up. Maybe next weekend.
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Old December 4 2012, 01:01 AM   #33
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I might put some lights up to line our front path, since hubby won't let me put lights on the house.
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Old December 7 2012, 12:53 AM   #34
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This is my mom and dad's tree- 400+ ornaments, every single one got on the tree!

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Old December 7 2012, 07:54 AM   #35
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^Woot! I've never counted the ornaments I have; I can't imagine how many there are.
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Old December 7 2012, 03:34 PM   #36
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Mom and Dad have been married 50 years. They tend to add several new ornaments each year. It adds up!
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Old December 7 2012, 06:03 PM   #37
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Yeah, my parents have been together about 60 years; mom's collection must be into the thousands by now. I know it takes about a dozen large boxes to hold it all.
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Old December 10 2012, 09:07 PM   #38
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Darth is in there somewhere...
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Old December 10 2012, 09:59 PM   #39
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Festivus Toad wrote: View Post


Darth is in there somewhere...
I thought you would just have an aluminum pole.
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Old December 10 2012, 11:10 PM   #40
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I haven't gotten 'round to decking my halls, yet; I've been super busy. I'm not going to bother with the tree because my youngest cat will just knock it down trying to climb it. *roll* I do have some ornaments that I hang from the walls, instead and the stockings go up on the windowsill in the living room. I've just got to find the time. I'll need a whole day to devote to decking the halls.
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Old December 11 2012, 11:46 AM   #41
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Re: Deck The Halls!

Living alone and not having people over for the main event of the season (December 24th in the evening) I usually don't bother with a tree... But I do have some decorations that I put up and one of them is in the general shape of a tree:


I would never buy a plastic xmas tree, but when I saw this white version in IKEA a couple of years ago I caved. Maybe because it doesn't pretend to be a real tree... I mean: there's no albino chlorophyll, is there?
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Old December 11 2012, 07:58 PM   #42
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^ A white tree goes well w/ a tuxedo kitty, too.

I saw a black tree a couple years ago. That was really cool! If it had been the right size, I would've bought it.
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Old December 11 2012, 08:12 PM   #43
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^ That I would have bought too


I happened to have a pack of IKEAs "Dioder" lying around and have been playing a bit about with them...


(Video recorded with all other lights off. - Click image to watch.)

Not perfect, but definitely in the kitschy spirit of the season -I think.
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Old December 11 2012, 10:30 PM   #44
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^Yeah, well, um, that's a bit too un-traditional for me. But I love your Christmas avatar!
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Old December 11 2012, 10:31 PM   #45
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^Thanks, do vote for it in the upcoming vote-thread in misc. then


(And about the lit tree: don't think I'll have it on much as it interferes with the Ambilight™ on my TV (or maybe I shluld just adjust it to one (non changing) colour))
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