Crochet Christmas Tree

Welcome back to Redheart.com as well as the Crochet Crowd. i’m your host Mikey and in today’s tutorial we’re going to explore this fabulous christmas tree and this is called the Ruffle Fir Trees. Now I’ve altered the pattern very slightly. I just provided more chains right in the end loops instead of chaining of […]

Christmas Origami Instructions: Fir Tree (Francesco Guarnieri)

In this video, I’m going to show you how to fold an origami Fir Tree designed by Francesco Guarnieri This is the finished model I folded it from 5 sheets of paper and the size of this tree is about 10 cm, that’s 4 in and the diameter — that’s this distance — is also […]

Drink a tree on your next camping trip! ;)

Welcome to “Half Pint Hacks” where awesomeness is our specialty. Today we are going to drink a tree!!!! Yay!!! Alastair: Wait, that’s crazy. Yes, Alastair, it’s a bit crazy but some of the best things in the world are crazy. You have to ask yourself: “Is this crazy awesome or just crazy?” Are you going […]

The Sex Lives of Christmas Trees | Deep Look

Before there was this… and this.. and this and this and this… …there was this. The humble pine cone. It’s more than a Christmas decoration. It’s an ancient form of tree sex. This is a female pine cone This one is male. Most cone-bearing trees — they’re called conifers — produce both kinds. And each […]

Trees That Never Lose Their Leaves! | Science for Kids

It’s winter where I live… …and a lot of trees have lost their leaves! The leaves turned brown, or yellow, red, and even purple and then they fell off the trees. But some trees are still green! In fact, it seems like these trees don’t ever turn brown — they stay green all of the […]