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A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce , pine, or fir or .... There were two large round tables on which were placed two trees hung with lights and sugar or...

Eastern European Tradition of Upside-Down Christmas Trees

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In many parts of Eastern Europe, Christmas trees are hung upside down from the ceiling. It's an old custom that some say started with St. Boniface.

Upside Down Christmas Trees - Chiff.com

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While some are outraged or perplexed by the newest trend in holiday decorating, some historians suggest that hanging your Christmas tree upside down is the ...

The significance of the upside down Christmas tree - Lifestyle ...

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Dec 12, 2014 ... Although the upside down Christmas tree traces its roots back to the ... By the 12th century, it was being hung, upside down, from ceilings at ...

Demand Grows for Upside-Down Christmas Trees : NPR

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Nov 9, 2005 ... Originally a retailer's trick to gain more floor space for products, upside-down Christmas trees are catching on for home use. Dan Loughman is ...

How to Hang a Christmas Tree Upside Down: 8 Steps

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Originally, they hung trees upside down in houses to make sure anyone who saw ... However, upside down Christmas tree decorating ideas look innovative and ...

What does it mean when people hang their Christmas tree upside ...

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Dec 7, 2007 ... Hanging fir trees upside down goes back to the Middle Ages, when Europeans did it to represent the Trinity. But now, Christmas trees are ...

Upside Down Christmas Trees... The Hottest New Thing In Holiday ...

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The latest thing in holiday decorations is the upside down Christmas tree! ... Christmas trees were hung upside down from the ceiling as a sign of Christianity.

History of the upside down Christmas Tree - Christmas Carnivals

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The Upside down Christmas Trees was also considered to be the symbol of Christianity. But the real history behind the hanging of the Trees upside down still  ...

the upside down christmas tree: tacky or trendy?? - deck the holiday's

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Nov 28, 2010 ... The upside down Christmas tree is one of the strangest trends seen in a while. There are some people who probably like the idea. An upside ...

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The History of Christmas Trees -- Christmas Customs and Traditions ...

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Many early Christmas Trees seem to have been hung upside down from the ceiling using chains (hung from chandeliers/lighting hooks). Other early Christmas ...

Upside Down Christmas Tree - Christmas in Eastern Europe

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They had their Christmas tree going in the wrong direction! ... By the 12th century it was being hung, upside-down, from ceilings at Christmastime in Eastern ...

The Significance of an Upside Down Christmas Tree | eHow

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The Christmas tree was originally hung upside down so that pagans knew the tree was not simply a floral decoration but was instead a symbol of Christianity.