12 Magical Decorating Hacks for Your Dreamiest Christmas Tree Yet (PHOTOS)

You know the drill: Open the Christmas tree box, find entire side of tree flattened. Or, saw off stump, only to see gigantic hole in back. Christmas trees are serious business, and no one tree is going to look perfect as soon as you get your hands on it. But there are ways to make your tree look as perfect as you've been dreaming ... if you know where to look.


We've got your holes, bare branches, flat sides, and sappy situations covered: Here are 12 Christmas tree decorating hacks to make your tree magical.


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