The best novelty Christmas tree decorations we love this year

If traditional baubles aren't your thing at Christmas, we've chosen the best novelty tree decorations that are funky and fun - no colour-themed trees here, thank you.

Background: Christmas tree, foreground: three novelty decorations (mammoth, sprout, beer bottle)

by Sophie Knight & Piper Huxley |

It's no secret that one of the best parts about Christmas is decorating, it truly helps us get into the Christmas spirit!

If you're not the sort of person who colour coordinates your Christmas decorations, but prefers a more eclectic and funky approach to the festivities, then you've come to the right place. No colour-themed trees here - no, we're all about the kitsch.

We've searched the shops and online retailers to find the funkiest, kitschiest, and weirdest Christmas tree decorations this year. From knitted dinosaurs to avocados and tequila bottles, you won't find a box of rose gold baubles in this list - promise. You're welcome.

Enter into the Christmas spirit with our selection of the best novelty Christmas tree decs this year:

This year, we're trying to reduce how much plastic we decorate our trees and houses with - be sure to check out our guide to the best plastic-free Christmas decorations.

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Sophie Knight is Editor of WhatsTheBest and Contributing Editor for Mother&Baby, Closer, Heat, Yours and Empire websites.

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