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Madonna and her kids decorate 'unique' Christmas tree at home

The pop star's family is feeling festive!

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Diane Shipley
Senior Online Writer
December 16, 2020
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Madonna gave a sweet glimpse of her family's Christmas preparations this week.

Taking to Instagram, the singer shared a video set to Chuck Berry's Run Rudolph Run which showed her and some of her children putting decorations on their tree, which glowed with white lights.

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The decorations weren't what you might expect from the multi-millionaire 'Queen of Pop,' however – they were homemade, and Madonna's children didn't seem to be particularly impressed with their mum's contribution.

In the clip, the mum-of-six appeared with her four youngest children: David Banda, 15, Mercy James, 14, and eight-year-old twins Estere and Stelle.

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Madonna wore a loose black and white gown and was makeup-free for the short video, which saw her hold up a dark red homemade star shape which featured stick-on googly eyes and the word "Mom".

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As the 62-year-old moved it towards the tree, she appeared to be explaining to her children why it should have pride of place.

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Madonna is a doting mum-of-six

Madonna prevailed, hanging the decoration in the middle of the tree.

The camera then panned to show more homemade decorations, including ones in the shape of a snowman and a bauble.

The star captioned the video: "We decided this year to make our own decorations. This is me being roasted by my kids!! I was going for a needy starfish… I have not mastered the glue gun."

The self-deprecating star finished the caption with a clown emoji. Her fans were quick to express their admiration for the down-to-earth slice of family life, and for Madonna's low-key approach to Christmas decorations.

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Lourdes, 24, is Madonna's oldest daughter

"This brought a smile to my face," one commented.

Another wrote: "We love a Queen of Pop making her Christmas tree with recycled decorations." A third simply added: "OMG AMAZING," while a fourth chimed in: " Unique! I love U So much M!"

Madonna also has two grown-up children: daughter Lourdes, 24, and son Rocco, 20.

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