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Forget everything you thought you knew about decking out your Christmas tree with sparkly string lights: These viral TikTok videos reveal why you should actually be putting your lights up vertically, instead of wrapping them around your tree.
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In this video, TikTok user Liz Lovery (@lizlovery), demonstrates how to vertically string lights on your Christmas tree, while explaining all the benefits of this method. So what exactly are the pros? When you string them up and down, she says that you use less lights. Plus, if some lights go out, it’s so much easier to change to them. While Lovery posted the video just four days ago, it already has 12 million views!