12/20/2010 08:10 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

The Funniest Alternative Christmas Trees Ever (PHOTOS)

For many, the tradition of decorating the Christmas tree is an event that captures the spirit of the season and all of its warm, festive celebration. But some go a step further and insist on making their own tree as a way to make the tradition a little more unique and personal. We know that we have many crafty, creative-minded readers, and we want to see your special Christmas tree made out of unorthodox materials! We've included a few examples of people using surprising objects to serve as their household tanenbaum, so submit your own and vote on which ones you like the most!

The Funniest Alternative Christmas Trees (PHOTOS)