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Buy Vintage Silver Aluminum Christmas Trees Online - Silver Pom Pom Tree

Updated on October 23, 2015

Vintage Aluminum Christmas Trees

Vintage aluminum Christmas trees were very popular in the sixties.They were manufactured as a unique addition to the modern theme of the decade. You simply took the silver tree out of the box, set up the tree pole and insert the silver pom pom branches. Vintage silver trees come in many heights. Traditionally they are displayed with a rotating color wheel.

Aluminum Christmas trees are highly collectible in the vintage Christmas market. People are going back to the retro era and trying to reflect it in their Christmas decorations. I can remember my friends having a silver aluminum Christmas tree in their house and I thought it was so cool so I can understand the desire to recreate the vintage theme. Fans of vintage Christmas like to recreate an era of the past and bring back to life memories of Christmas past.

Shopping Guide To Buying Aluminum Christmas Trees Online

If you are looking for Aluminum Christmas Trees online, Ebay is the place to purchase one. Decorating with vintage Christmas items is a popular way to celebrate the holidays. Many people like to decorate several trees throughout their home. They may have silver aluminum Christmas trees, traditional live Christmas trees or any other kind of tree they can decorate in a vintage theme.

Check out the section on the right to see what Ebay has to offer. The current price is shown which often reflects the final selling price. Ebay sellers will offer you great customer service and a secure buying experience.

Another place to find a vintage silver aluminum Christmas tree is to check out flea markets, estate sales, resale shops or antique stores. You never know when someone may have one of these awesome trees available. It is kind of a hit or miss situation though. You have to be there at the right moment.

Aluminum Christmas Trees Online
Aluminum Christmas Trees Online

Vintage Color Wheels That Light Up Aluminum Christmas Trees

In the sixties and seventies aluminum Christmas trees were very popular. They were decorated with ornaments which were usually solid colored glass bulb. The tree was lit by shining a color wheel on the tree. The wheel spins around focusing different colors on the tree as it turns.

We always had a fresh live Christmas tree in our house but I remember a couple of my friends had a silver tree. I can remember seeing their trees in the front wheel and thinking they were so cool. The rotating colors gave some cool effects to those trees. Very high tech decorating for those times.

Color wheels come in metal and plastic. If you are looking for a vintage color wheel there is no better place to buy one than on Ebay. You can also buy vintage Christmas ornaments on Ebay.

Take a look at the the vintage color wheels on the right to see if there is one you are looking for to go with your aluminum Christmas tree.

Silver Aluminum Christmas Trees

Decorate Aluminum Christmas Trees With Vintage Ornaments

Silver aluminum Christmas trees are often decorated with vintage ornaments. A good way to decorate the tree is with solid color ornaments. Choose one color to use througout the decorations.

Pink ornaments looks nice with the silver as does gold or blue ornaments. It really is a personal preference to the colors you want to use but you absoiutely have to shine a color wheel on the tree for the authentic effect.

If you look to the right you can see vintage ornaments that you can buy on Ebay. These are actual auctions going on right now. At the Ebay site you can view the entire collection of hundred of vintage ornamenets for sale on Ebay. Sellers will pack your ornaments very carefully so everything arrives unbroken.

Vintage Christmas On Ebay

Ebay is the place to find vintage Christmas decorations of all kinds. Be sure to check out the items on this site. Once at the Ebay site you can type in what you are looking for in the search box and you will be able to view hundreds if not thousands of vintage Christmas items.

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      Bruce 6 years ago

      Love this post

      How to buy a Christmas tree

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      wanda 6 years ago

      i just bought used silver tree for 10.00 garage sale. cant wait till x-mas

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      Sandy Mertens 7 years ago from Wisconsin, USA

      Is it Christmas already? Nice information on aluminum Christmas trees.