History of the department store Santa Claus

When the first department store Santa appeared in 1890, it wasn’t just a cross section of Christmas and commerce. It was also a major step in the evolution of Santa Claus. (The Santa at Montreal department store Eaton’s in 1946.) In the 20th century it became common during December in...

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JUNE CRATE REVEAL!

Ok first things first, We officially celebrated National LEON Day!   National Leon Day marks June 25th as six months away from Christmas day. Leon is Noel spelled backward and is a day some crafters begin planning their homemade gifts and decorations. It can also be a day for those...

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The Nations Holiday Tree

Here's a little history for you Christmas lovers! Many of you not only keep one tree illuminated all year but many of you keep several trees throughout your house decorated in their own special way. Why not learn a bit more about the history of your favorite tree and one...

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OFFICIAL MAY " SNEAK PEEK"!

It's that time Christmas lovers! Our monthly "sneak peek"! All subscribers will receive this soft knit snowman stocking. Create a warm cozy welcome for Santa with this extra large ( 7.5 x 13.75 x 22.75) knitted stocking great for treats or perfect for any wall decor. A perfect snowman with...

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SHIP, SHIP, HOORAY!

SHIP, SHIP, HOORAY!

March Christmas Crates have shipped! We are overwhelmed by how many crates we shipped outside of the US this month! (Word travels fast)!  USA today compiled a list of the towns who celebrate Christmas year round HERE.   Kinda cool huh? We know you are all eager for our official monthly...

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