Get a branch tall enough to be potted on the floor next to the table that extends over the table. Add branches if needed. spray a color/silver/gold and cover with white lights and xmas balls. Get me an axe. I need a branch!
My advent calendar consists of 24 little houses made out of paper. They can be easily folded flat for storage. Could be an easy way to create an elaborate Christmas village that is easy to store but looks fantastic and festive.
Holiday tree out of driftwood Paint some patterns on each piece using acrylic paint. Either mount it to a framed board or hang them on a wall. These small pieces of driftwood are very light and thus easy to hang.