Origins of Christmas Tree Decorations


Learn how the tradition of Christmas tree decorations got started. Many legends surround the beginnings of Christmas tree decorations. One of the most popular such legends proposes that it began with St Boniface,in Germany around the 1st century. St. Boniface happened upon a pagan ritual involving an oak tree, and, enraged, cut it down. A miracle occurred when out of the roots rose a young fir tree. St. Boniface then believed the tree to be a gift from God and as such deserving of adoration.


Home » Videos » Origins Christmas Tree Decorations

Origins Christmas Videos

  • Trends in Christmas Tree Decorating
  • Placing Decorations on a Christmas Tree
  • Decorating the Top of a Christmas Tree
  • Items Needed to Decorate a Christmas Tree
  • Finishing Touches on a Christmas Tree
  • How to Decorate a Christmas Tree
  • Christmas Tree Choosing Tips
  • Taking Down an Artificial Christmas Tree