The branches (which were saved from a neighbor's debris pile) were sawed to various lengths to form the upright supports, while the round flat cuts of wood were bought at a local craft store. The pieces were screwed together, and some craft-store greenery was added to form the tree canopy. And that cool little rope ladder? Popsicle sticks hot-glued to string. Ingenious!
Read Holly's full post, which includes more photos, on her website Stitch/Craft.
Images: Holly Ramer