If you’ve come here in search of the star of the holiday season and the core of all Christmas crafts, then you’ve reached the right place – our Christmas Tree Templates will ensure your journey reaches a fruitful destination. The iconic bright green Christmas tree outline is the essence of Christmas crafts, so here are 27 to choose from.
Free Christmas Tree Templates & Christmas Tree Outline
Here you will find 27 Christmas tree templates in the form of 9 styles with 3 sizes on each page, so you don't need to mess around with resizing. Use them for cards, kids' crafts, ornaments, and so much more.
Just download the digital file of the tree outlines in small, medium and large and then print and cut them out - all for free!
Going on a Christmas tree template searching spree, choosing the one your family agrees on, and decorating it are all such precious moments that make beautiful memories.
Ideas for Printable Christmas Tree Templates
If you came across these Christmas Tree templates and liked them but can’t seem to come up with ideas of how to use them, you need not worry. Here are a bunch of interesting suggestions for Christmas tree patterns for you to try:
- CARDS - Print these Christmas tree templates on thick cards or green paper, cut them out, decorate them, and use them to make cute little Christmas cards.
- ORNAMENTS - Repeat the same steps of printing and decorating and hang them up as Christmas ornaments for your big tree.
- STENCILS - Use the Christmas tree outline as patterns or stencils for making tree shapes for your other holiday crafts.
- BUNTING - Cut these out, decorate them nicely, and turn them into streamers, garlands, buntings, or other Christmas décor for your living or working space.
- GIFT TAGS - Print, cut, and decorate these as cute gift bag tags for your Christmas presents.
- FLASHCARDS - Cut these out tree outlines and turn them into Christmas game cards or flashcards.
- CENTERPIECES - Cut these up, color or paint these, and mount them onto some hard backing material to turn these into your centerpiece or kitchen island décor. These would make really cute 3D miniature Christmas trees.
Get your supplies out then and begin crafting with your Christmas tree printable template!
How to Print Your Christmas Tree Templates
Each of these Christmas tree templates available on my blog can be downloaded for free.
The process is pretty simple; all you need to do is click on the image or the link, and you can download the free printable Christmas tree template PDF. These can be printed on regular paper, then used as a stencil on construction paper or thicker card.
Christmas Tree Printables: One important thing to note, however, is that these printable Christmas tree templates are for non-commercial and personal use only. Please do not republish, upload, or change the PDF files.
Simple Christmas Tree Template PDF (Free Downloads)
Here are the different designs of Christmas tree printable PDFs to use in your craft project. Each has small, medium, and large sizes of Christmas tree template printables in a pdf file.
1. Simple Christmas Tree Templates
Here’s the perfect simple template featuring the classic Christmas tree shape for you. It is a good choice for most of your holiday crafting needs. It includes three different sizes of Christmas trees. This Free Classic Christmas tree template has slightly curved points, making it interesting yet still easy enough for kids to cut out and enjoy decorating.
2. Basic Christmas Tree Templates
The Basic Christmas Tree Template features a tree with mostly straight lines. This tree shape is easy to cut and is modern and minimalistic. You can print these out on white paper and glue some cotton balls to the treetops to make them seem as if covered in snow. Mount it on dark navy-blue paper for a wintery look.
3. Outline Christmas Tree Templates
This charming trio of Christmas tree templates is SUPER easy to cut out. Even little ones can easily do it on their own. Use them to make a simple yet charismatic 2D Christmas tree model, or you can mount the smaller two trees on top of the bigger one and turn it into a stunning 3-D model.
4. Curved Christmas Tree Templates
Here’s a cute Christmas tree template with a little twist – it’s not pointed and triangular, but it’s a bit curvy and chunky. A single printout will get you three sizes of this charming Christmas tree template that you can use to make greeting cards or cute gift bag tags.
5. 3d Christmas Tree Templates
This canopy Christmas tree template tree is a taller and fuller tree. It is stunning and would look great if cut out and simply colored. However, it’s a bit hard to cut for younger ones, so they will require some help. Once cut, they can color or paint it as they like. Print a bunch of these templates for Christmas tree ornaments too.
6. Pointed Christmas Tree Templates
Yet another free tree template that will get you three different sizes of a cute and quirky Christmas tree. This would be so cool to use as gift cards. You can even print passport-size photos of your family and mount those on top, then use these as greeting cards or tree ornaments.
7. Christmas Tree Craft Templates
These Christmas tree outline templates can be colored and decorated with ornaments and pasted on plain brown paper to create a custom gift wrap. Cut them out and glue buttons and small pom poms to create funky gift tags.
8. Blank Christmas Tree Templates for Coloring
Color and decorate this free Christmas tree outline as you wish. When the kids are done with it, you can paste these into their memory scrapbooks with the year next to them. Make decorating these trees a memorable craft that they will enjoy looking back at.
9. Christmas Tree Design Templates
The heart-like shape of the tree canopy in this free printable template is so adorable and perfectly depicts one’s love for this holiday. I think this simple template would look best cut out, colored, and turned into a Christmas bunting.
More Christmas Craft Ideas
If you enjoyed these simple templates for little Christmas trees, get into the holiday spirit with these other Christmas projects.
What to Use the Christmas Tree Templates For
Christmas Tree Outlines for Kids Craft Ideas
If you have small children in the family whom you want to teach about the Christmas tree in an interesting way, using printable Christmas Tree Templates is the way to go. The little ones can enjoy some fun crafts while cutting and coloring and turning them into cards or gift wraps.
You can help them in turning their little Christmas tree cutouts into garlands, buntings, or ornaments for the big Christmas tree in the house. The little ones will learn so much, and all while enjoying it thoroughly.
Christmas Tree Coloring Pages
If the Christmas time fervor has been a little too much for you and you’ve been feeling overwhelmed, sitting down quietly, enjoying some me time, and doing something as simple as cutting out a very basic Christmas Tree template or coloring it might help you unwind.
Christmas Tree Cards, Gift Tags, Ornaments
You can transform these into Christmas greeting cards, 3D Christmas Tree décor, or even use these as your main tree’s ornaments. Some of these patterns and printable templates are available as just a silhouette of the Christmas Tree, while others have more layers and designs. These templates will keep you hooked working on your winter crafts, and the little ones will enjoy using these templates too, and won’t fuss much about being stuck indoors.
Christmas Tree Templates - In Conclusion
This blog post features a good range of easy shapes and styles of Christmas trees that will work great for a variety of craft projects. Some are basic Christmas tree silhouettes that are easy for the kids to cut, while others are more layered and fuller trees. You can print these Christmas tree templates on regular printer paper or on cardstock and even on different colors of paper. Once printed, you can motivate your kids to use their imaginations to make their Christmas tree uniquely theirs.