Silent film comedy star Harold Lloyd was a crazed Christmas lover.
Using many trees roped together Lloyd built these enormous Christmas trees, then added an extraordinary collection of Christmas ornaments.
3 large Douglas firs wired together
20 feet High
9 feet wide
30 feet in diameter
1000’s of Ornaments
One enormous Christmas tree.
A month to decorate
One-of-a-kind rare ornaments and handmade gifts. A jeweled encrusted ostrich egg,a sequined football, Wally Westmore gave him a miniature diorama depicting a bespectacled Harold in a red bathrobe trimming the tree.
Christopher Radko has recreated a number of Harold Lloyd ornaments.
You can get more info on Harold Lloyd at haroldlloyd.com where we found the detail above.
Coloured photo By Kevin Lee Dymond (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons