12/09/2011 01:48 pm ET Updated Dec 12, 2011

Green Holiday Decorations Guide (PHOTOS)

From Networx:

There are plenty of good reasons these days to explore holiday decorations that are both "green" and cheap.

Avid crafter Michael Aldrich, of Greenfield, MA said "green, home-made holiday decorations are a lot more special than anything you can find in a store. You get to recycle, use your creativity and you end up with something people will cherish."

Aldrich offered up his top 10 picks for decorations that are easy on the earth and your wallet.

Tips and captions courtesy of Networx.

Green and Cheap Holiday Decorations