Christmas Card Tree: Hanging cards from a houseplant or tree adds a festive element to your home's decor (and all it takes is a spool of ribbon or string! Source: Shutterfly If using twigs I might add lights too.
If you receive Christmas cards in December, consider displaying them instead of setting them aside after reading them. You can choose to display Christmas cards only from this year or display cards from this year and previous years.
DIY Hanging Ornament Chandelier ~ Create a holiday accent that’s a twist on decorative lighting fixtures. A Hanging Ornament Chandelier can be hung from your real chandelier, or from the ceiling, banister, or any lofty space that you’d like to decorate.
Branchy, lighted birch trees make an elegant addition to décor during the holidays and beyond. Bendable paper-wrapped branches have mini lights embedded in their tips. Each tree is mounted on reclaimed wood bases.