World’s 12 Most Expensive Christmas Trees

The average person spends a lot of money at Christmastime, so is it any surprise that the fabulously rich go all out for the Yuletide season too? There’s no better way to show off your good fortune and spread a little holiday joy than with a fully decked out Christmas tree. Here are some of the world’s brightest, best and most expensive trees.

Clairidge’s Burberry Tree

Some people prefer to go the more traditional route when it comes to Christmas décor, but Clairidge’s Hotel in London decided to go full couture with their 2015 tree. Constructed from over 100 gold and silver umbrellas, the “tree” also boasts 77,000 interactive lights that are triggered when guests walk past. Although the value of the tree is unknown, we can only imagine how much it must be worth considering how much Burberry charges for clothing.