History of the Christmas Tree


The well-known Christmas Carol sings of a Christmas Tree that much of the western world is familiar with.  The first verse is as follows: Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree! Thy leaves are so unchanging Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree, Thy leaves are so unchanging When this song is sung or heard we all

Beautiful Christmas Trees


Beautify your Home with 7ft Modern Christmas Trees As Christmas draws nearer, it is that time of the year again when Christmas trees become the favorite items in many homes. To beautify your home this Christmas with some exciting features, the 7ft (7.5″ exact height) Modern Christmas tree is a spectacular Christmas tree you can

Unique Christmas Trees


A Sparkling Twist on the Classic Evergreen Back in the 1960s, Lawrence “Bud” Stoecker created a whole new kind of Christmas tree…one that required no watering and would be the ideal complement to modern decor. This first tree was made out of cardboard. With the 2011 revival by Stoecker’s grandson, Matthew Bliss, the new Modern

Four Modern Christmas Decoration Ideas with a Difference


Four Modern Christmas Decoration Ideas with a Difference Are you tired of tacky tinsel and a plastic tree? Here are four Christmas ideas to make your home a haven of creativity and style this festive season. 1. An origami-inspired wonderland Strip your decorations back and opt for paper as a modern and striking choice this

Mid-Century Modern Inspiration


Handmade by engineer, architect, and designer Lawrence ‘Bud’ Stoecker in the mid-1960s, the mid-century modern and contemporary Modern Christmas Tree was even lost for a couple decades. The family had put it in storage and times changed until Stoecker’s grandson Matt Bliss revived the tree in 2012. He patented his grandfather’s design and released the

Innovation and Technology Packed Into Unique Space-saving Modern Holiday Tree


In celebration of the 50th anniversary of its creation, Modern Christmas Trees released a limited edition small version of their tree called The Jubilee on Kickstarter. The Jubilee transforms every space into a visual celebration. With its light and shadow play, this little tree fills any size room. Made of concentric rings, illuminated by a

Colorado Governor’s Mansion Features White House Chandelier and Modern Christmas Tree


COLORADO GOVERNOR’S MANSION FEATURES WHITE HOUSE CHANDELIER AND MODERN CHRISTMAS TREE The Modern Christmas Tree is featured in the Governors Mansion this holiday season. Three of the mid-century modern trees are in the window under a famous chandelier from the White House. “I was recently granted the opportunity to display three of my Grandpa’s trees