Did you know you can make a Christmas “tree” out of rubber gloves? We here at NurseRecruiter.com didn’t know that either until we found this awesome photo of a “Christmas Tree for Nurses” on Reddit. We promptly dispatched our research team to investigate this phenomenon and discovered plenty of nurses and others repurposing rubber gloves to decorate for the holidays.
“If my ICU patients forget for just a few minutes that they’re stuck in ICU over Christmas, then it was all worth it.”
Here are some of the delightful rubber glove Christmas trees we found.
One of our staff members decided to try to make one himself. Despite a limited supply of gloves and ornaments, it turned out alright but was not as awesome as some of the other ones we came across.
Want to make your own glove Christmas tree? The Nerdy Nurse, also known as Brittney Wilson, has written a handy guide titled “How to Make a Glove Christmas Tree.” Ata Benli has also made a step by step video that you can watch below. Let us know how your Glove Christmas Tree turns out.