There is no doubt that Christmas in July is a great opportunity to get together with family and friends and enjoy some treasured Christmas hospitality and delicious food. But in order to really create an immersive and authentic Christmas in July experience, there really needs to be some decorations too.

Nothing typically says Christmas quite like a Christmas tree and finding a way to incorporate a Christmas tree, or trees, into your Christmas in July celebrations will definitely add to the festive atmosphere. But don’t worry. You don’t necessarily have to drag out your complete Christmas tree and all the trimmings. There are other ways that you can give a much-needed nod to this essential Christmas décor item for Christmas in July.

Go straight to the table

Tabletop trees are a great, and simple, option for including trees in your Christmas in July décor. There are so many different styles and varieties available that there is sure to be something to suit every individual taste and theme. And with little, or often no, set-up time involved you’ll have your home or venue looking ready to go in next to no time.

Check out our article Quick and Easy Christmas in July Trees for more ideas on how you can be sure to have gorgeous trees at your place for Christmas in July, with minimum fuss.

Do something a little different

Using trees for Christmas in July can be a chance to try something a little unconventional. Without the pressure of the steeped tradition and expectation that can come with a Christmas celebration, perhaps you could take the opportunity to try something a little different instead.

Think about how you can “create” a Christmas tree, rather than “decorate” one.

In our article DIY Not Quite Christmas Trees you can find a number of creative and unique ways that you can easily have a Christmas tree, without actually having a Christmas tree.

You can’t beat the real deal

At the end of the day, there is something completely magical about a beautifully dressed Christmas tree, no matter the time of year. So if you want to go ahead and go all out for your Christmas in July tree then you definitely won’t hear a bad word against it from us.

You might use the opportunity to try out some new ideas or themes or you may relish the chance to relive the joys of meticulously setting up a stunning Christmas tree more than just once a year. After all, Christmas trees can take a lot of time and effort to come together, so why shouldn’t they be enjoyed for more than just a few short weeks at the end of the year.

If you are decorating a tree this Christmas in July you might want to have a look at our Top Tips for Tree Decorating as a handy reminder.

However you decide to decorate for Christmas in July, there are many great options for you to be able to incorporate a beautiful Christmas tree into the mix. Whether it’s small and simple, unique and creative or full-size and traditional, Christmas trees bring an undeniable sense of Christmas and festive cheer.