I originally wanted the other background, but decided on this one because of the price (less expensive) and I'm glad I got this one! I just think it’s overpriced. This was much taller that I thought (read the specifics a little closer?)...but it sure looks nice as a backdrop for my Willow Tree Creche that I put on my piano. The 3-piece background fits neatly into a slot at the back of the base (so it won't gets knocked down by curious kitties (yes, mine already check it out!). She loves it.