Harold Lloyd’s Historic Christmas Tree — A Merry Monument

Harold Lloyd’s Historic Christmas Tree — A Merry Monument

Harold Lloyd’s historic Christmas tree is like a Hollywood fairytale – only it’s 100% true! And his epic tree is a merry monument that, truly, transcends all time! Harold Lloyd’s historic Christmas tree is like a Hollywood fairytale – only it’s 100% true! And his epic tree is a merry monument that, truly, transcends all time!

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Luxe Christmas Ornaments: Private Exhibition Of Fine Art

Luxe Christmas Ornaments: Private Exhibition Of Fine Art

Why spend a little more on luxe Christmas ornaments? Because when you stop to truly appreciate their skilled craftsmanship, you realize that each ornament is not just simply a bauble for the tree that you display once a year, but a piece of fine art to display on an “evergreen” canvas — becoming your own private exhibition of heirlooms to pass down! What Does Luxe Mean? By definition, the noun “luxe” means luxury; elegance; sumptuousness. Additionally, as an adjective, it

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DIY Victorian Mod-Podge® Ornaments

DIY Victorian Mod-Podge® Ornaments

Victorian (with a touch of modern) is making a comeback, and these DIY Victorian Mod-Podge® ornaments are here for it! With a pale pink luster from a generous interior coating of luminous mica flakes shining through, these glass orbs make a beautiful canvas to your favorite photos, ephemeral art or decoupage cutouts!

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Valentine’s Day Decor Is in the Cards

Valentine’s Day Decor Is in the Cards

This year your Valentine’s Day decor is in the cards – the playing cards! For certain, hearts are trump and bring a full deck of delightful fun to family and friends. First, Find Your Focus Piece for Your Valentine’s Day Decor Without a doubt, you’ll want to make hearts trump. Our quirky, colorful and royal Queen of Hearts nutcracker is by the Hollywood nutcracker line is a perfect match! To make her front (and maybe center) in your display, you’ll

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Christmas In Frankenmuth

Christmas In Frankenmuth

It’s always Christmas in this corner of Frankenmuth, thanks to our unabashed love for the celebration of Christ’s birth, all year long. But it’s that “that time of year” when the WHOLE town comes alive with all that is “merry & bright” creating a cheerful, Christmas experience straight out of a Hallmark movie! No doubt, you’ll want to add a Christmas in Frankenmuth to your bucket list if you haven’t already been!

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Quick Garden Cheese Soup

Quick Garden Cheese Soup

With the holiday season upon us, we need quick, hearty meals to keep our families fueled. Indeed, there’s nothing like our Quick Garden Cheese Soup to fill the ticket! After all, it’s loaded with goodness and makes its way quickly from the stovetop to your table. Garden Goodness To Warm The Soul! Tips and Tricks for Quick Garden Cheese Soup In general, I find that prepping ingredients for recipes is what takes up so much time in my kitchen. In

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Craft Our Halloween Wire Pumpkin

Craft Our Halloween Wire Pumpkin

Craft our Halloween wire pumpkin and let it highlight your Department 56 Pumpkintown display this fall! Without a doubt, Mickey and Minnie, Disney’s dynamic duo, know how to make the most of the celebrated orb! DIY Halloween Wire Pumpkin All things considered, our DIY wire pumpkin is a great way to feature a piece from Department 56’s Mickey’s Pumpkintown Village. In addition, the craft requires few supplies and is quick and easy to make. Supplies for our Halloween Wire Pumpkin

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Old World Christmas’® Ginger Cottage® Ornaments De-LIGHT Fans Of All Ages!

Old World Christmas’® Ginger Cottage® Ornaments De-LIGHT Fans Of All Ages!

There is something just so magical about Christmas as a child, isn’t there? For many, slowly as we age, that magic seems to fade. Replaced instead by the joys of creating magical experiences for our kids or others to enjoy. But Old World Christmas’® Ginger Cottage® Ornaments designed by artist Glenn Crider is breaking that mold — de-LIGHTing fans of all ages, once again, with a fresh spark of Christmas magic!

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