6 Best Christmas Tree Stands of 2014

December 16, 2014 12:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Our roundup of the best (nonplastic) Christmas tree stands of the year, heritage edition.

Above: The powder-coated iron Christmas Tree Foot from Swedish company Ferm Living; €43.20 ($53.75).

Above: Bowling’s Last Stand Christmas tree stand is available in several sizes; prices start at $90. Handmade in Bear Lake, Michigan, by Floyd Bowling Jr. and Sr. since 1989, the stands are made of heavyweight powder-coated steel with T-bolts for securing the tree and tripod legs to prevent wobbling on uneven floors. One happy customer wrote, “It belongs in the permanent collection at MoMA.”

Above: The lacquered steel Turbin Christmas Tree Stand, $125, is available in white, red, green, and black from Scandinavian Design Center. 

Above: The Danish Trip Trap Christmas Tree Holder made of wood and metal is 1,395 DKR ($233.27) from Design Klassiker Shop.

Above: The Christmas Tree Holder from Born in Sweden is made of recyclable aluminum and available in red, graphite, and black; $249.95 from Horne.

Above: The hand-sanded cast-iron Christmas Tree Holder from Manufactum features solid brass holding spikes and a zinc-painted interior to protect against rust; €275 ($342).

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