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5-Minute Tabletop Christmas Trees

These wooden tabletop trees take only minutes to make. Mix and match different wood parts to create your own designs.

Tabletop ornamental millwork Christmas trees

Project Overview

Skill Level


Estimated Time

A few hours

Estimated Cost


Tools & Materials


  • Pliers
  • Wood glue


  • 2 - 1-3/4-in wooden finials (availability varies by store)
  • 1-1/8-in wooden finial (availability varies by store)
  • 1-7/8-in bun foot, #236119
  • 3 - 4-in table legs, #295979

Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product costs, availability, and item numbers may vary online or by market. Paint colors may vary slightly from those shown. Availability varies by market for lumber species and sizes.

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Step 1

Remove mounting screws from millwork
Twist the screws counterclockwise to remove.

Use pliers to twist out the mounting screws from the millwork.

Step 2

Apply a small amount of wood glue to the flat end of one piece of millwork serving as the base and center the next piece on top of it. Press and hold the pieces together by hand for one minute before releasing and allow the glue to dry.

Step 3

To make the three trees shown, place a 1-3/4-inch wooden finial on a 4-inch table leg for the left tree, a 1-3/4-inch wooden finial on a 4-inch table leg on 1-7/8-inch round bun foot for the middle tree, and a 1-1/8-inch finial on a 4-inch table leg for the right tree.

Step 4

Apply a clear satin finish or paint the finished trees.