Category: Decorations

Christmas Tree Storage Bag with Wheels

Christmas Tree Storage Bags with Wheels

If you have an artificial Christmas tree you really need a storage bag with wheels to keep it until next year.Carrying a full box is quite heavy, especially if you need to keep it in the basement or attic for the year. Those stairs are killers. By using a rolling unit you can more easily move from one room or floor to another.

Do-It-Yourself Ceramic Lighted Christmas Tree Kit

This Ceramic Christmas Tree is not only a great Do-It-Yourself decorating project, it also makes a great gift. I made one when I was young and this year my kids made one – with a bit of supervision of course! I know they will enjoy looking at at during the holidays. In fact now they both want one to use as a night light in their bedrooms after we take down the decorations.

Hand Painted Personalized Christmas Ornaments

hand painted ornament with personalization on greenery

Hand Painted Christmas Ornaments are both beautiful and can perform a dual role you personalize them. Then they can make a great gift for that special someone. I love to buy several new ones each year. I first use them to decorate the tree, and then present them as gifts on Christmas eve.

Bright Blue Christmas Tree Ornaments

Bright Blue Christmas Tree Ornaments

It takes a little more time to find special Christmas Tree Ornaments rather than just balls or teardrops, but these Bright Blue ones should fill the bill. I love to use birds and found a couple of them. One of them has a clip on it and could be placed on several branches. And I love love the biplane model. How cute to see it flying around in the branches with the birds.

Unusual Christmas Nutcrackers Decorations

Bunch of unusual Nutcracker statues

While I was researching for the previous post on traditional Nutcrackers I came across these unusual, crazy, and fun ones. Why just have the classics when you can have Jack Skellington or your fave football team colors

Traditional Christmas Nutcrackers Decorations

Traditional Christmas Nutcrackers Decorations

Nutcrackers started becoming a Traditional Christmas decoration in the 1800s after two books by Dumas and Hoffman and were published on the subject. Later Tchaikovsky adapted a ballet from the stories. The ballet became very popular in the mid 1900s and was performed during the holiday season. This led to the rise of the popularity of suing nutcrackers as a Christmas decoration.

Large Merry Christmas Lighted Outdoor Signs

Large Merry Christmas Lighted Outdoor Signs

My outdoor decorations now consist of white lights along my roof edge and in my trees. I think my outdoor decorations need some serious updating. I have already decided to make some of those big lighted balls for the yard, and I think a big pre-lit sign would complement those nicely.

Pink and Purple Christmas Tree Ornaments

Pink and Purple Christmas Tree Ornaments

Have you every thought of having a Christmas Tree decorated in in just two colors of Ornaments, like Pink and Purple? I have often wondered how that would look – quite elegant and glamorous I would think. And then how about on a white background – especially if you still have one of those old fashioned flocked ones.

Burgundy and Gold Christmas Tree Ornaments

Burgundy and Gold Christmas Tree Ornaments

Burgundy and Gold Ornaments add a bit of flair to your Christmas Tree. Whether each one contains both colors or you use each color in a separate bauble, the effect is stunning. Try to use a variety of shapes, sizes and patterns. You can do your entire holiday decor completely in this color scheme, or add any of these these to your existing one.

Festive Christmas Throw Pillow Covers

Festive Christmas Throw Pillow Covers

One of the quickest ways to update your Christmas Decor is by covering throw pillows you already have with Festive Pillow Covers. This is quick, easy and economical. This method also saves on storage space as you only need to store the outer casing and not the whole thing. You can do this with any holiday or decorating scheme where you want a large impact with little time or money.