New hipster alternative to the humble Christmas tree is growing in popularity 4 years ago

New hipster alternative to the humble Christmas tree is growing in popularity

Festive AND creative.

If there's one thing we love more than trees it's ladders.

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Well, not really, but they're alright like.

And when you think about it, the step assisters aren't actually all that different to our grow-from-the-ground friends.

They've got wood, they're tall, and you can climb them.

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Might as well be the same thing, to be honest.

The magic has begun!!! #christmas #vintage #elves #ladderchristmastree #shiftyourlife

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That's why the fact that people are now turning their ladders into Christmas trees for the holidays isn't really all that surprising, really.

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It's the next best thing.

Sick of tree trimmings scattering all over your floor every year?

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Get a ladder.

Don't want to put up with all the hassle of finding the 'perfect' tree (that doesn't exist)?

Get a ladder.

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Usually struggle to set the star atop the tree due to your height?

Get a ladder.

Early sustainable Christmas this year #ladderchristmastree #2.advent #lesswasteforChristmas #selfmadepresents #christmastree

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This trend of ladders for Christmas trees first began a few years ago and has been a keen favourite across Pinterest and Instagram.

It's made a come back this year again too and we can see why.

You can't get more hipster than that really.