What's the difference between tinsel and garland?

Tinsel is a sparkling type of decorative garland. It is a glittering metallic substance, as copper or br@ss, in thin sheets, used in pieces, strips, threads, etc., to produce a sparkling effect cheaply.

Garland is a wreath or festoon of flowers, leaves, or other material, worn for ornament or as an honor or hung on something as a decoration.

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Monday, December 08 2014

Source: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/tinsel

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