Dec 192009
 

The Christmas time is near so many of us will choose christmas trees thanks to old tradition. The first Christmas tree was decorated at Riga in Latvia, in 1510. Legend has it that Martin Luther began the tradition of decorating trees to celebrate Christmas. One crisp Christmas Eve, he was walking through snow-covered woods and was struck by the beauty of a group of small evergreens. Their branches, dusted with snow, shimmered in the moonlight. When he got home, he set up a little fir tree indoors so he could share this story with his children. He decorated it with candles, which he lighted in honor of Christ’s birth. Although what if you don’t want to like everybody but still want to have the tree? Than you should by some modern Christmas tree alternative. Here are some:westelm-tree-01

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