Anyone have a Disney Christmas tree?

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  1. Gorechick

    Gorechick New Member

    I put up our Christmas tree and did the lights last night and the kids and I decorated it today. I've collected many Disney themed ornaments from WDW, Disneystore, Hallmark, and other retailers over the years. Although I have loads of other ornaments that have been handed down or bought over the years I decided to do a mostly exclusive Disney tree this year. We just went to WDW in August and are still talking about our trip so it's a nice way to keep the memories going. I also purchased the Disney's Magical Fireplace DVD, we had that on in the background while we did the tree. Someday I hope I we can go to WDW for Christmas, even if it's only for a few days.
     
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  3. avgeek81

    avgeek81 New Member

    When my dad was alive we had an exclusively disney tree. Tinkerbell is our tree topper. I had a little tree in the other room for our other ornaments. My mom gave me the tree after my dad passed and I moved out. I just put it up today.

    I would say its about 75% Disney and the rest is mixed. I have Simpsons, Scooby Doo, Rudolph and some stuff from when I was little plus some stuff from the first year I moved and my roommate and I had our own little tree.

    What I like about decorating the tree is when I see most of the ornaments I can remember the story behind them. Like this one we got at WDW, this one we got for my mom because she likes winnie the pooh. There is a muppet one that my mom drove to half the Hallmark stores in the states to find because I wanted it for christmas one year.
     
  4. Gorechick

    Gorechick New Member

    We have Tink on the top of our tree too!
     
  5. Micca

    Micca <font color=darkcoral>You gotta love a great plan

    Our tree is about 97% Disney. We've been collecting Disney ornaments for nearly 40 years, so we have a bunch of them. Mickey sits atop our tree. When we started collecting them the selection was limited and was very basic stuff(white globes with a kind of tape with the graphics on it). They really upped their game some time in the 80s. We've had to refrain from buying ornaments as we've run out of room on our tree. :earsboy:
     
  6. lynxstch

    lynxstch <font color=purple>Love that Figment!<br><font col

    we do! we put up 3 trees, and the middle sized one is 100% Disney! it's always my favorite one to decorate!
     
  7. Maria1985

    Maria1985 New Member

    That it’s those small daily happenings that make life so spectacular.:)
     
  8. Randi

    Randi <font color=purple>Don't you dare dangle my meat i

    Actually I am very big on themed trees. I have 3 different themes, all stored in their own bins so my sons & I could decide which one to use each year.

    The Disney one had a plush Mickey tree topper and all ornaments were either bought at WDW or were Hallmark. Even the skirt had characters on it.

    I don't put up a tree anymore and I sure do miss those family Christmasses. Heck I miss my family, all I have left is memories.
     
  9. Diane♥Disney

    Diane♥Disney New Member

    We have a Disney Christmas tree. There are a few non Disney ornaments but it's mostly Disney. We have a Disney tree skirt, Disney stockings, Disney character tree trimmers and a Monorail that goes around the tree.:goodvibes
     
  10. Goofydiane

    Goofydiane New Member

    I have 2 Disney trees. Small 6 foot tree, decorated with round ornamets. Large 9ft tree with all my other Disney ornaments. Just finished putting them up this afternoon.
     
  11. Gorechick

    Gorechick New Member

    Once we have a house of our own, I'd love to get the Disney train and maybe start collecting the Mickey village houses. I also have 5 boxes of Santa Mickey dishes in the basement that I've never used. Just easier to keep them stored until we move. I'll have to break them out for the first Christmas in our new home, hopefully next year.
     
  12. Tarheel Tink

    Tarheel Tink <font color=teal>Cosmos mariner-destination unknow

    I have 2 Tinkerbell tree toppers. The fiber optic one I use on one of my trees but the other one is kinda creepy. DH and I agree that Tink's expression on this particular one is too Chucky to use! :scared1: We call it Kuh-razy Tink and keep it boxed.

    I do have a number of Disney collection, DVC, etc. ornaments that cover an entire tree. Guests try and name the characters! :)
     
  13. donac

    donac <font color=black>BL6 Black Team Captain<br><font

    A good number of them on my tree is Disney but there is a mix oof other things.

    Last night I went through the ornaments with ds2. He took all his ornaments for his first tree. (which we bought for him yesterday. He is a grad student with his first apartment this year) He was very involved with Beauty and the Beast at his high school so I had gotten him a boxed set and those were some of the first ones we picked out. A good number of his were Disney.
     
  14. Mel522

    Mel522 New Member

    We have a Disney tree. Last year was the first year we actually had enough ornaments to fill a tree. I love my tree and my Niece enjoys it much more than my old tree (which was just red, green, and gold Christmas ornaments.)
     
  15. mrsheppo

    mrsheppo <font color=purple>Mom to 11 and still partially s

    Most of my tree is Disney themed. I have a large amount of Disney ornaments, Tinkerbell topper and Disney tree skirt.

    I also have a Disney lamppost that I bought a couple of years ago

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  16. minniecarousel

    minniecarousel <font color=royalblue>Chris Isaak fan<br><font col

    We have now started having a "Disney-only" tree. It's about 5 ft tall. The 8 foot tall holds all our other ornaments (& we have a small table-top tree with "I Love Lucy" ornaments.) I'm waiting until the weekend of Dec.8/9 to decorate, since I'm going to Disneyland for a few days before that.

    (ETA - mrsheppo - I have the same Tink topper and tree skirt!)
     
  17. fairestoneofall

    fairestoneofall New Member

    we have a "mostly" Disney tree. we even put the monorail around the bottom (with the Contemporary Resort too). this year, DS picked out to add Space Mountain to the mix!
     
  18. castmemberb4

    castmemberb4 New Member

    Thank You for posting pictures Mrsheppo I was just about to ask, "Where are your pictures?" I'd love to see pictures of Disney trees. Please !
     
  19. Disney  Doll

    Disney Doll <font color=magenta>DIS Security Matron

    I have an "exclusively Disney" tree that I put in our den. It has a Tink topper and all Disney ornaments.

    Then I do the other tree in the livingroom that has all the other ornaments (heirloom ones or those that I like that are not Disney) on it.

    My husband says I have "issues" with Christmas ornaments. ;) I have a lot of them.
     
  20. KiKi Mouse

    KiKi Mouse New Member

    You mean to tell me that there are other kinds of Christmas trees? LOL

    We used to put up two trees. Now we have one and it's just Disney themed.

    The fiber-optic Tink is the topper. Every year we pick up a few more ornaments while in WDW. We also have quite a few Hallmark ones too.

    We're a Disney family and we all love it.
     
  21. the_princess

    the_princess New Member

    I have an almost Disney tree... I haven't finished decorating it yet, but here is what it looks like for now:

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