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When you putting your tree up?

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SmallShips Wed 01-Oct-08 10:38:51


EnchantedWithEdwardCullen Wed 01-Oct-08 10:39:28

Dec 1st and PROUD of it grin

Buda Wed 01-Oct-08 10:44:44

We're not! Going to my parents on 16th and not back till 1st Jan so no point.

Will help my Dad put their's up though.

Lauriefairycake Wed 01-Oct-08 10:45:33

when the school's finish, so the weekend before Christmas

Flamesparrow Wed 01-Oct-08 10:47:05

12 days before yule

nametaken Wed 01-Oct-08 11:30:49

first week-end in december - we take ours down on 30th december coz it's my sons bday new years eve and don't want xmas decorations up for that, like to put his cards and balloons up.

CountessDracula Wed 01-Oct-08 11:31:14


NatalieJaneIsPregnantAgain Wed 01-Oct-08 11:43:09

We always used to do it on the first weekend of December because DS1 starts at the end of October for them to go up, but DS2's birthday is on the 7th of December now so we wait till that's over with <can't handle birthday decs and xmas decs all at once>

MrsMattie Wed 01-Oct-08 12:01:37

Gonna get it up early in December this year so our new baby can come home to twinkly lights

Altogether now 'awwwwwww, bless' <puke>


Tortington Wed 01-Oct-08 12:02:16

are you shitting me?

stitch Wed 01-Oct-08 12:02:54

well, winter has started, so i was thinking, maybe next week?

WhereTheWildThingsWere Wed 01-Oct-08 12:04:03

I leave mine up all year.

lizziemun Wed 01-Oct-08 12:45:39

I was thinking late 30th Nov so their up when dd1 & 2 get up on the 1st.

cherrymonster Wed 01-Oct-08 13:05:21

i usually put my xmas decs up on dec 1st, and the tree about two weeks later

devilsavacado Wed 01-Oct-08 13:43:16

About 3 days before christmas as DH hates putting it up to earlyhmm

Unless the kids nag him too much beforehand.

Charlee Wed 01-Oct-08 13:47:41

Most years i put up my dec's first week of December but by xmas day then tend to bee looking a bit tatty so im going to hold of this year i think. smile

bluebell1 Wed 01-Oct-08 15:14:41

Im thinking of putting mine up on the 30th of Nov so my boys can wake up to it on first of december.It went up really late last year as i didnt move into my new flat until 7th december last

MrsBates Wed 01-Oct-08 15:15:27

Just finished it today.

zippitippitoes Wed 01-Oct-08 15:16:36

i always put mine up the day the kids go back to school in spetember

GentleOtter Wed 01-Oct-08 15:31:14

Jeez. It is only just autumn.

Anyway, we never got round to taking ours down. I'm looking at the sad little thing as I type.

zippitippitoes Wed 01-Oct-08 15:32:38

i have got the ends of last years streamers stuck up and decorations hanging off the chandelier

GentleOtter Wed 01-Oct-08 15:57:53

I loathe Christmas.

Thomcat Wed 01-Oct-08 15:59:06

Stop it now, immediatley.

bundle Wed 01-Oct-08 15:59:25


DisasterArea Wed 01-Oct-08 16:00:27

always put our tree up the first week of november. like to ge it up before anyoneelse in the road. then spend november putting up all the outside decorations and lights. also love getting new and bigger things every year to put up. can't wait.

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