How do you go about choosing the best Christmas garland for you? First, you should measure the area where you would like to put your garland. You will want to make sure that you get one that will fit the area where you would like to place it. You will then have to choose a color. Would you like to go with traditional green, or would you like it in a different color? There will be a lot of options available if you go to the store or if you look online. You will want to take your time when deciding on your options. You will even have a choice of how many lights should be on it.