Christmas trees from readers. SHOWN: Tree made of painted bamboo poles from Mary Pat Jones in San Rafael. "Who says Xmas trees must be green! By Katy Raddatz / The San Francisco Chronicle Photo: Katy Raddatz
(Alternative Tree Party) Méchant Design: for a white and wood christmas. Love the beauty in this alternative christmas tree and its sustainable message, what objects could you imbue with new life around your house or garden?