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SET of TWO, 3' Foot Metal Trees - Rustic Brown - 2 Trees & 4 Hanging Candle Holders each (flowers and decorations not included; size approximate)
SKU: SKU #EMS-MT36-SET
Metal Tree & Candle Holders Available with Crystals or Without.
Flowers not included. Decorate them for crystal wedding trees, orchid trees, focal trees, event centerpieces, event decoration, displays or home decor. Shown decorated with our fine crystals, and Red Mocara Orchids. Buy with Swarovski crystals or with Ethereal crystals or just the tree alone. Click on the picure at right to see close up.
If you are making a tree that will include crystals, visit our crystal chains page for quantity ideas and add your selected crystals to your shopping cart and add the trees to the cart separately or choose one of our easy pre-selections from the drop-down box when adding the tree to the shopping cart.
Can be Decorated with Crystals, Flowers, Artificial Berry Sprays, Foliage, etc.
Although we have many customers who use them as crystals and candles only, crystal trees, we think any metal tree looks even better with flowers or foliage.
Quickly Spray Paint or Hand Paint Them in Custom Colors
Although the picture shows the tree painted Platinum, the standard color is rustic brown which is a natural, neutral color, perfect for attaching live or silk flowers, vines and foliage along with hanging candle holders (included) and crystals (available separately here on our site). You can custom spray paint or hand paint them in colors such as PLATINUM Silver, GOLD, ANTIQUE GOLD and METALLIC BROWN are fantastic for crystal trees with no florals.
If you have outdoor space or a garage, you can spray paint them. We suggest putting down paper or drop-cloth and then opening a large cardboard box on one side only and sitting the assembled tree inside. Spray from the open side and turn the tree inside the box to get all sides. This prevents over-spray and making a mess. Trees can be sprayed in under 5 minutes.
If you must paint inside, simply use a brush on paint that is non-toxic and gorgeous and works on metals. We prefer hand painting with aritists brushes over spray painting because there is no spray mess.
Comes with Hanging Candle Holders
The trees come with hanging candle holders, but if you are doing a candle tree only and want to fill in the gaps with candles instead of crystals, you can order more on our website.
Available in SETS of 2 Trees or SINGLE tree
Available in sets (lower price) or individually. To order individually, look to the top of this page and be sure it says "SINGLE", not "SET. if it says "SET of 2", go back to the Adjustable Metal Trees Page of our site and add the correct product to your shopping cart.
This 3' Tree is NOT Height Adjustable
If you need a tree taller than 3' feet, go with our Adjustable Height Metal Trees which are made very similarly, but adjust in height and come in a table top 4' foot to 4.75' foot size and also in a huge 5' foot - 7' adjustable size.
Approximately 3' foot tall and approximately 13" wide top (can be wider or narrower; depending on if you bend or widen out the branches). Foot base is approximately 14" inches wide. Fits beautifully on standard round 60" or 72" 6 - 12 person or larger reception tables with plenty of room on both sides for dishware.
Works well also on small restaurant size 2 or 4 person tables. All dimensions are approximate*.
Super Stable Vine-like Foot Base
Super sturdy, heavy, approximately 14" inch wide base fits on any standard sized reception tall such as 60" round or 72" inch 6 - 12 person round tables with plenty of room on all sides for plates and dishes. Not suitable for small 2 or 4 person restaurant sized tables.
Breaks Down Flat for Compact Storage or Travel
Each loosely fitting branch comes out and nests within the other branches and the foot base unscrews from the trunk pole.
Branches that Can be Adjusted
Branches are loosely fitting in the pole trunk so that they can be easily swung around to slighly change the appearance of the finished tree. The main center of each branch can also be carefully bent (over your knee and using two hands on either side) causing the branch to turn inward or outward near the top, which also changes the look of the tree. Branches are not tightly fitted into the pole so that they can turn and can be easily removed. They do not fall out, but can be easily taken out without twisting.
If you don't want the branches able to twist, turn or move at all, the branches can be tightened into their position in the pole by using a tiny ball of museum wax, tacky wax, soft candle wax,tiny piece of tape, florist clay on the tip of the branch end before inserting into it's place. Use with our without the hanging candles, but candle light make everything look better, even the guests at the table!
Making a Crystal Tree? Spend Less on the Trees & Buy Better Quality Crystals
After all, the crystals are the star of the show. Save on the framework that holds up your crystals and or flowers and buy more magic ... the sparkle. Guests will remember the exquisite decoration of the trees and the sparkle of the trees, not the framework of the trees. The stunning crystals and gorgeous flowers are what your guests will rave about for years to come.
Visit our crystal chains page for more information (and videos) on our crystals and why they deliver that magic unlike lower quality glass or acrylic plastic crystals. How to
Get the Look Shown in the Picture
For a fullness of crystals like the example tree shown above; tree shown above has approximately 25' feet of our fine quality crystals, about 6 (split) stems of Macora Orchids and a few extra of our hanging candle holders to hang on the small trunk branches which curve around the trunk/pole. Trees come with 4 per tree. Extras available on the Hanging Candle Holders page of our web site.
Make your crystal wedding trees or crystal event trees with our without live or silk flowers added. The crystals are simply hanging from their top hooks, from the branches. The candle holders are simply hooked with an additional linking pin or top hook, directly to the bottom of the crystal chains.
The crystal chains on our tree are hung in approximately 1foot long lengths (separate a meter long Ethereal chain into 3, equal 13" inch pieces; takes seconds). For Swarovski crystals, simpy hang them in their original 1' foot length, using the top hook that comes on the chains for this purpose. Crystals can also be draped from side to side instead of hanging straight down.
How we Attached the Flowers
Orchid stems are attached to the branches using brown florist stem wire. Just cut in 1" inch long pieces and do it like a twist tie around the stem of the orchid and the metal tree branch.
You can also attach them with brown florist tape. For aritificial flowers, you can even remove the flower heads and hot glue them to the branches individually. You could also use large "glue dots" which are easily removed afterwards. We also wrapped the trunk part with a brown, flexible artificial vine from foot to the top of the trunk. It is not necessary, but we liked it.
Other types of natural (dried grape vine for example) or artificial vines can also be used. If your tree will be painted a metallic color, while wrapped around the tree, you can paint the vine as well to match.
How Many Feet of Crystals will Get the Look
To replicate the look or somthing similar, use approximately 25' feet of 16mm high quality Swarovski or Ethereal crystals. If 16mm is out of budget, use 14mm.
You can use our fine Swarovski crystals or our less expensive, but still fine Ethereal crystals. You can use more or less feet of crystals, depending on your taste and your budget.
Add more candle holders (sold separately), if you want to add more light for the crystals. You can hang your candle holders right up in the tree only or try hanging some candle holders on the pole which brings candles very low, helping to light your crystals at the bottom, not just at the top of the chains.
Using Real or Artificial Flame Candles
If you use real candles instead of battery-powered ones such as acolyte or floralytes, be sure you check how long the candle burn-time is. You don't want to have a 5 hour event with candles that burn out in two hours. Get long burning candles or battery powered.
For more candle holders, just go to the Hanging Candle Holders page of our site and add the extra hanging candle holders to your order in addition to your trees. This tree with more hanging candles looks even more amazing and fills in the empty spaces on your branches. This is especially good if you plan to use fewer crystals or flowers.
Hanging Crystals and hanging candles only
Real Foliage or Flowers and hanging candles
Artificial Flowers or Foliage and hanging candles
Bead Sprays or Garlands and hanging candles
Berry Sprays or Garlands and hanging candles
Decor Leaves, hanging crystals and hanging candles
Decorative Butterflies or Birds, hanging crystals and hanging candles ... the possibilities are endless.
Each tree disassembles for compact travel and storage. Visit the Crystal Chains page of our site or the Loose Crystals page of our site for our selection of fine glass crystals to add to your trees.
Can You Get Your Trees Elsewhere Cheaper? No.
You can't get them cheaper anywhere else. You are Getting them Wholesale. We are the Manufacturer. These lovely trees are completely handmade by our talented artisans in our factory. They are not available anywhere else as they are our own design and we are the manufacturer so you are getting them at the best price. At 3 sets of 2 trees (6 total trees), you have reached the lowest price possible. See the price table at the top of this page.
As with any candles, be sure to observe common candle safety practices. Do not leave candles unattended. Do not place flammable objects such as silk flowers close to flames. Be sure your tree is assembled properly and screwed together tightly.
Helpful Tips Once You Get Them
Because we are reputable, we mention and acknowledge the following possibility: If necessary, we would replace only the foot part if tree will not stand properly due to the position of the vine-like parts of the foot. If any parts arrive broken in shipping (extremely rare) they are replaced at our expense by emailing us within 24 hours of delivery. We may then request a digital picture depending on the nature of the damage. If a replacement is not desired, the order is subject to the standard return policy posted on our Store Policies page.