Bottle Brush Christmas Trees: Best Decor Ideas + Where to Buy Them

Bottle brush Christmas trees are back! These vintage Christmas decorations are coming back in full force and they’re a super easy yet fun way to decorate for the holidays.

I started using bottle brush trees a few years ago and fell in love with them! They’re cute, usually inexpensive and a fun way to style your home for both winter and the holidays!

Last year I ordered a pack of bottle brush trees from Amazon. When they arrived I was so disappointed because they were all smashed and bent up. That’s when I discovered a simple trick to reform them!

All you need to do is run them under warm water and gently turn them in the palm of your hand to reshape them The warm water loosens up the bristles to easily make them look like trees again!

There are so many different ways you can use them from shelf decor to wreath add ons. Below are 5 different ways you can use bottle brush trees as part of your holiday decor!

5 Bottle Brush Christmas Trees Ideas

1. Part of a Forest of Trees

Use your Bottle Brush Christmas Trees in a forest of trees on a shelf

One of the ways I’ve used bottle brush trees is just simply on a “Christmas Tree shelf”! Get a variety of shapes and sizes of Christmas trees and gather them all together for one tree filled arrangement.

*Find these and other neutral Christmas decor here!

2. Painted A Sea Pink

Paint your Bottle Brush Christmas Trees pink for a bright and cheerful tree scene!

My friend Arin from Arin Solange at Home has the most adorable collection of pink dyed bottle brush trees ever. She has a full tutorial on how to dye your trees pink so head over to her blog for that!

3. In a Wreath

Put your Bottle Brush Christmas Trees tucked on to a wreath for a fun welcome to your home.

Jazz up your wreath like Sugar and Cloth by adding in some colorful bottle brush trees in it! Whether you keep them classic tree colors or paint them pops of color, you can put this fun wreath in any part of your home!

*Find more colorful Christmas decor here!

4. Coffee Table Decor

Classic Christmas decor with Bottle Brush Christmas Trees in a wood centerpiece.

A simple wood basket filled with a handful of classic green bottle brush Christmas trees like my friend Val from Lovely Lucky Life did is a chic way to add some holiday cheer to your living room!

5. In a Christmas Display Box

Put your mini Bottle Brush Christmas Trees in a display box!

Do you have a little shadow box or display box? Displaying bottle brush trees are perfect in something like that!

This adorable Christmas display box was handmade by make your own display box with help from the Mom Home Guide. Head to hear blog for the instructions!

Bottle brushes are a very inexpensive way to decorate for the holidays. I bought all of mine from Amazon and Target last year. Here’s a few spots to purchase them!

9 Places to Shop for Bottle Brush Christmas Trees

Bottle brush Christmas trees

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1. 24 Piece Bottle Brush

These 24 Piece Bottle Brush from Amazon are the exact trees I bought last year. I split them up into different groups in a few different areas. You can also paint the white ones if you want to add more color!

2. 49 Piece White Bottle Brush Christmas Trees

I bought these White Bottle Brush Christmas Trees this year! They’re the perfect trees to spray paint to match whatever decor you’re going with this year!

3. 24 Piece Frosted Mini Trees

These adorable Frosted Mini Trees are great not only for decor but for adding on to presents!

4. Rainbow Sisal Tree Set of 9

Rainbow Stripe Bottlebrush Trees Set of 9

Hand dyed with gold leafed bases, these sisal trees feature jewel-tone and pastel stripes in enchanted forest perfection. Timeless accent for a holiday centerpiece, a narrow fireplace mantle, or bundled into a woven basket! 

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These gorgeous Rainbow Sisal Trees that come in a set of 9 from Etsy are a great way to add some color to your holiday decor!

5. 9 Piece Mixed Green Trees

9pc Lot Assorted Light & Dark Green White Flocked Mini

Our exclusively designed mix of assorted green & white mini sisal bottle brush trees!

Green & Metallic Light & Dark Green, Ivory White. Shown in different lighting. 9 pc set as shown.

Wood bases.


3 sizes! Trees in our basic set measure 3.5", 2.5", and 2" tall (3 of each size).

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This 9 Piece Mixed Green Trees can be split up over a few different areas or kept together for a forest like feel.

6. Bottle Brush Trees Rainbow Set of 5 Colors

Bottle Brush Trees Rainbow Set of 5 Colors Hand-dyed Trees

Celebrate color with this hand-dyed bottle brush tree set! This set is perfect for the rainbow-décor addict, or anyone looking for a versatile set of trees that add a touch of fun and whimsy to your home. Our set of 5 bottle brush trees are hand-dyed to form a rainbow; you'll receive one each in Red, Pink, Green, Blue and Purple. The base is gold painted wire and wood.

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Things that come in groups are a perfect way to keep a coordinated look! I love this cute Bottle Brush Trees Rainbow Set that adds some height to your holiday decor scenes!

7. 3 Pack Artificial Mini Tabletop Christmas Trees Tiny Frosted Bottle Brush Trees

Get pre-decorated bottle brush trees with this trio of 3 Pack Artificial Mini Tabletop Christmas Trees off Amazon!

8. Mini Artificial Christmas Trees Set with Led Light

These cute Mini Artificial Christmas Trees Set with Led Light are a way to shed a little light on to your holiday decor!

9. Multicolor Bottle Brush Christmas Trees

You can’t go wrong with bottle brush Christmas trees and these Multicolor Bottle Brush Christmas Trees are perfect for adding color to your Christmas decor! These are small enough to put a couple on a shelf, bathroom counter, or next to your plants!

I hope this inspires your Christmas decor this year and you found a few new ways to use (and new places to buy!) your bottle brush Christmas trees!

If you’re looking for even more Christmas decor ideas, check out this post for neutral Christmas home decor or this one for colorful Christmas decor!

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About Jen

Jen is a mom of 3 who loves frozen cookie dough, plants and a generous pour of creamer in her coffee. Her biggest joy is helping others find joy in their life, style and home through tips, tutorials and encouragement. She also runs 2 additional blogs. Feel free to send Jen a message or join the fun on Instagram!

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