Christmas is not just about the gifts and meals. With the presents and food come the decors. And one of the most important is the obligatory Christmas tree – complete with ornaments and string lights.

Of course, most of you are probably tired with the usual red and green Christmas ball ornaments or old-fashioned string lights. Lucky for you, now is the time to give your Christmas tree a new makeover!

Compiled here are some of the best Christmas tree ornament and decoration ideas that will surprise your family and guests. These range from functional ornaments to even humorous decor. Check out 16 of the best Christmas tree ornament and decorating ideas:

1. Design Toscano Bigfoot/Yeti Holiday Ornament

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If you are either a fan of the Sasquatch and the Yeti, or simply the type who wants to surprise decor-loving guests, then you will love this one-pound cryptid Christmas tree ornament from Design Toscano! Hand-casted in designer resin, both the Bigfoot and Yeti ornaments weigh just one pound, and are three inches tall.

2. Hallmark Keepsake Death Star Tree Topper

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If you are a Star Wars fan, then Hallmark's Death Star-shaped tree topper will make you say, "That's no Christmas ornament"! The package comes with a remote that not only lights up the tree topper, but even plays the "Star Wars" theme and "The Imperial March"!

3. Star Wars Kurt S. Adler 10-Light R2-D2 Light Set

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Best used with the Death Star-shaped tree topper above and other Star Wars-themed decor, this string light set – which measures 138 inches long – features 10 lights encased inside injection-molded plastic light covers modeled in the shape of everyone's favorite Astromech droid!

4. Design Toscano Frost The Gothic Dragon Holiday Ornament

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If you either like dragons or want a more mythical-themed Christmas night, then Design Toscano's Dragon ornament is just what you will need! Hand-casted using real crushed stone bonded with designer resin, it features a dragon with glitter-kissed wings sitting on a glass orb.

5. D-FantiX Gnome Christmas Ornaments Set

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D-FantiX's Gnome Christmas Ornaments Set will bring good fortune to your home this Christmas! Available in a set of four (two red, two gray), these felt plush gnomes each measure five-by-2.2 inches, and have matching red strings to be hung on your Christmas tree.

6. Star Shower Tree Dazzler by BulbHead

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BulbHead's Tree Dazzler is easy to install: just place it on top of the Christmas tree, and arrange the eight attached light strands! It features over 30 LED light patterns that either stay still, twinkle or show scrolling patterns and vertical waves of colorful light.

7. Hohiya Acrylic Crystal Christmas Ornament Pack

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Hohiya's 30-piece Acrylic Crystal Christmas Tree Ornaments has the look and feel of expensive crystal without the cost of the real thing -- ideal if you want your tree to have a more elegant theme! Each bead has three octagonal garlands and one acrylic pendant which are connected by chrome rings.

8. Kurt Adler Glass Icicle Ornament Set

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Kurt Adler's Glass Icicle Ornament Set is ideal for adding a classical icy and wintry feel to your Christmas tree! Available in packs of 1, 2, 3 and 4, it contains 24 clear drip-shaped glass ornaments ranging in size from 3.5 to 5.5 inches.

9. Luck Sea Christmas Tree Topper Snowman Hugger

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Luck Sea's Snowman Treetop adds a more creative touch to your Christmas tree, surprising your guests! This large treetop -- made of polyester, cloth, plush and metal -- both "hugs" through its flexible arms, and add extra height especially if your tree's size is small!

10. Kurt Adler Rattan Star Treetop

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This star-shaped treetop from Kurt Adler is an ideal decor if you have a mother nature-themed Christmas tree! In stock Dec. 18, the treetop is made of rattan, featuring 10 clear incandescent lights in a 60-inch lead wire, and attaches to the top of the tree through a green plastic base. It comes with four spare bulbs and one spare fuse.

11. K9King "It's a Wonderful Life" Christmas Angel Bell Ornament

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Featuring an angel wing and a stainless steel tag etched with the words "It's a wonderful life", this decorative Christmas tree bell from K9King will bring memories of the classic 1946 Christmas movie "It's A Wonderful Life"!

12. Kurt Adler Glass Decorative Egg Ornament Set

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Featuring a different base color and design with gold glitter and gem embellishments, each 45mm egg-shaped glass ornament in Kurt Adler's 9-pack Glass Decorative Egg Ornament Set brings Old World style to 21st century Christmas trees!

13. Kurt Adler Mickey Mouse Treetop

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Featuring Mickey Mouse in his Santa Claus costume and bendable arms for making a variety of poses, this 10-inch tall officially licensed decoration is an ideal addition if you want a Disney-themed tree this Christmas.

14. Santa And Elf Stuffed Pants Decor Set by TRM

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These two pairs of legs from TRM will make guests think that Santa and his elf companion are with you all this time – with their legs sticking out! Each pair has a wire that can be used to secure it to the Christmas tree, and measures over a foot and a half long.

15. Betterline Fillable Christmas Ball Ornaments Set

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Betterline's fillable Christmas Ball Ornaments are not just ordinary ornaments, they also have toys inside! This one comes in a pack of 24, each with a block vehicle inside, but is also available in packs of 12, each with either a metal toy car or a plastic truck depending on the pack selected, and 20, which includes one with a finger puppet inside.

16. Clever Creations Christmas Pickles Set

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Available in green and two multicolored packs, Clever Creations' pickle-shaped Christmas Ornament Set is ideal if you want to set up at least one pickle as an ornament for a few lucky people to find – and possibly gain either an extra present from Santa or a year of good luck.