While some of our trees stay the same each year -- yes, that was plural, I am that person who puts up multiple trees -- I do like to mix it up with the main skinny tree. The main reason that the smaller trees are the same is that they stay decorated year-round. I store them in the attic wrapped in plastic. It was a genius idea picked up from my aunt. My big tree even stays assembled, it usually just needs a good dusting.
Last year's gold and black Skinny Tree:
I do want to go a little different this year so I took it to Pinterest for inspiration and this is what I found:
Via my Holiday Decor board on Pinterest
What are your thoughts? Do you lean towards the traditional or do you mix up decor every year?