The best Christmas tree decorations - cool, kitsch and colourful

Our edit of the best Christmas tree decorations to make sure your festive scheme is fun and fabulous

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The best Christmas tree decorations are the ones worth adding to your collection of old favourites. 

From classical busts in eye-watering colours to spaceships, a lobster dinner, a camper van with a tree on top and champagne bottles. Karaoke fans? There is even a microphone. With Christmas decorations being generally over the top this year, there's never been a better time to go kitsch. Go on, you know you want to….

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Astrological motifs, rockets, star signs and now spaceships, it seems we would rather be somewhere else than here right now. A great little retro spaceship to adorn your tree

Spaceship glass decoration, £22 for 4, coxandcox.co.uk

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Cheeky! A fun decoration to make everyone laugh, make sure it’s at the front of the tree…..

Cody Foster & Co Glitter Tongue Sticking Out decoration, £12, amara.com

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Add a touch of glamour to your tree with a leopard print stocking, or buy it for a fashionista friend.

Art Nouveau Leopard print stocking, £8 johnlewis.com

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It’s a classic - a car with a Christmas tree on top, or in this case a campervan, after all, who doesn’t love a campervan?

Campervan with Christmas tree, £4.50 heavenlyhomesandgardens.co.uk

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For the foodies among you, this is perfect, not a turkey but lobster - much more sophisticated.

Glass lobster dinner ornament, £16.95 libertylondon.com

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Look after Santa with this quirky decoration that can be personalised.

Thie workshop X Blondies Kitchen Milk and Cookie personalised Christmas decoration, £25 selfridges.com

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This little fella looks pleased with himself doesn’t he? Not surprising with his crown of feathers, garland and a swinging star from his tail.

Gisela Graham resin crocodile with crown, £7.99 bigwicks.co.uk

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Have yourself a merry little Christmas…..with the King on vocals

Kurt S Adler Elvis tree decoration, £36 for two, amara.com