Monthly Archives: December 2012

Christmas in Austria at the Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas Market)

If you’re enjoying our traditions of Christmas series as much as we hope you are, then you’ll forgive us if our gaze lingers on Christmas in Austria. At Ornamentshop.com, we marvel that this vibrant country — located thousands of miles away from the East Coast of the United States and even further from the West [...]

DIY Christmas Cards Options

The Holiday Season is upon us! This is the season of giving to others, drinking hot chocolate and visiting with loved ones. It is a great time to catch up with people you may have lost touch with. A long-honored method of checking in during the holiday season is Christmas greeting cards. Here are some [...]

Christmas in Australia

If you’re wrapped in a warm blanket or afghan, you may not want to read about Christmas in Australia. That is, of course, if you’re the jealous sort. Otherwise, you just may get a kick out of the fact that kangaroos aren’t the only ones hopping to celebrate Christmas in Australia – the land down [...]

Christmas in Argentina

At Christmastime especially, we celebrate our ethnicity – in big ways and small ways and especially with food and special dishes that are prepared only once a year. Every family celebrates its history and customs and, in doing so, perpetuates the traditions of Christmas that they hold dear. In this spirit, Ornamentshop.com is delighted to [...]

Top Trends in Christmas Decorations for 2012

One of the most wonderful aspects of Christmas is the chance to add beautiful Christmas decorations to your home. From trees decked out in meaningful Christmas ornaments to candle displays that give your home a real holiday feel, there is no shortage of delightful ways to express your love for this time of year. By [...]