Christmas Trees & Decorations

Energy Saving Tips For Your Christmas Lights Display!

Christmas Trees & Decorations, Guest Blogs, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Traditions, Uncategorized

How Much Electricity Do Your Christmas Lights Use?   One of my favorite movies of all time is Christmas Vacation and every time I watch it I always wonder how much it cost to light up all those Christmas lights! Understanding how much electricity Christmas lights use will help you to plan which lights will

When it Comes to Christmas Trees, is Fake Better Than the Real Thing?

Christmas Around the World, Christmas Trees & Decorations, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Top, Traditions

Real Tree or Fake Tree, That is the Question! As Christmas approaches, people’s thoughts turn to buying presents, arranging to visit family and getting a Christmas tree. For many individuals, it doesn’t really feel like the holidays until a tree is put up, and decorating the tree is a tradition for numerous families. People have

10 ways to get in the Christmas Spirit!

Christmas Trees & Decorations, Holiday Planning, Spirit of Christmas, Top, Traditions

  Deck the halls and get in the Christmas spirit! Christmas traditions light the fire of Christmas spirit. Here are a few of our favourite ideas to start off the holiday season with your friends and family.   Find the PERFECT Christmas tree (sorry Charlie Brown)   Pack up the family and head out on

11 Tips for Hanging Your Christmas Lights

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Hang Your Christmas Lights Like A Pro! Nothing is more magical during the holiday season than Christmas lights lining rooflines and twinkling in trees and shrubs. From your slow drive through the neighborhood and until you pull up into your driveway, you purposely linger to admire the outdoor Christmas lights sparkling in festive colors.  

Christmas in Style – Holiday decorating trends of 2014!

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                                        Christmas decoration ideas for 2014!   Home decor trends change from year to year. There are even seasonal variations intended to keep your home decor from becoming boring. Holiday decorations can provide a dramatic and

Christmas.com’s Christmas Tree Contest!

Christmas Symbols, Christmas Trees & Decorations, Guest Blogs

Christmas is fast approaching, and we know that you’re busy decorating for the holiday season. That’s why we’re asking you to submit your Christmas Tree in our Christmas Tree Contest for 2012! Whether your Christmas Tree is artificial or natural, red or green, lit or unlit, we ask you to submit your photo as soon

Christmas Tree – Weihnachtsbaum

Christmas Trees & Decorations, Germany

Editors Note:  This is an excerpt from German Christmas Traditions. It is available for purchase from Amazon.com. The Christmas tree is a true German tradition. It was used here for the first time in the 15th century, and since then this wonderful custom has spread over the world. Here, we are very attached to our

The Well Lit Christmas Tree

Christmas Trees & Decorations, Holiday Planning

The Well Lit Christmas Tree by Julie Ann Bennet Lighting is a critical part of decorating your tree. To get a designer effect you need to add many more lights than average. You will get a big result for the dollars you invest. I recall a time when I tossed 2-3 light strings loosely around

Creating Unique Christmas Tree Themes

Christmas Trees & Decorations, Holiday Planning

Creating Unique Christmas Tree Themes by Julie Ann Bennet Uniquely themed trees that break from tradition have grown in popularity the past few years. They are a fabulous way to bring a touch of whimsy to holiday celebrations. Your Christmas tree can be used to reflect special hobbies such as doll, angel or teddy-bear collecting,

Decorations on Your Christmas Tree

Christmas Trees & Decorations, Holiday Planning

DECORATIONS ON YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE by Sarah Shurety One of the most wonderful things about Christmas is the decorations and most particularly the spectacular centerpiece – the Christmas Tree. Follow these guidelines and enjoy a beautifully transformed magical home over the whole Christmas. Use plenty of green. Christmas can be stressful because there is so