Some families may hesitate getting a Christmas tree if they have babies or toddlers, but there are so many child-friendly Christmas tree alternatives. These would also be sweet as a tree of your little one’s own. Here is a roundup of my favorites to inspire you:



1) Handmade felt ornaments stuck on with little suction cups via A Legg Up 2)  pom pom tree via Down to the Woods; 3) DIY felt toddler tree from Johnny in a Dress; 4) DIY felt toddler tree + advent ornament calendar  Confessions of a Sewing Addict

1) Ikea tree fabric via Oh Happy Day. Check out more ways this fabric has been decorated on the Ikea blog and Cuckoo 4 Design; 2) DIY foam core and fringed tissue paper tree via curbly; 3) Light tree with felt star template via Martha Stewart; 4) light tree via A Merry Mishap

1) hand drawn chalk tree via A Legg Up; 2) chalk decal tree via Uppercase Living; 3) washi tape tree; 4) yarn, washi tape, ornament, and Christmas card tree via ellinpellinkof; 5) Christmas card tree via homelife; 6) advent calendar/Christmas tree via Martha Stewart

1) cardboard Christmas tree, 2) DIY cardboard Christmas tree via Instructables, or make your own with this template from Martha Stewart; 3) gray & red tree decal from Leo Little Lion; 4) circle tree decal from Tiny Me

Would you try any of these child-friendly alternative Christmas trees?