DIY Wreaths for Halloween & Day of The Dead

DIY Wreaths for Halloween & Day of The Dead

Halloween is creeping around the corner, ready to make its spooktacular entrance. Soon enough, trick-or-treaters will be knocking at your door! What better way to greet them than with this monster wreath? Break out the tinsel people, it’s time to make a monster! (Insert evil laugh here😱.)

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DIY Painted Hand-print Ornament for Mother’s Day

DIY Painted Hand-print Ornament for Mother’s Day

Okay, I’m going to start off by saying that I had the best intentions to show you three perfect do-it-yourself hand-print ornaments for Mother’s Day. But that did NOT happen! As we all know, life isn’t perfect and instead of three ornaments, I have one messy, adorable hand-print ornament that makes me smile. What happened? Well, you’ll have to read on to find out!

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DIY Easter Bunny Wreath

DIY Easter Bunny Wreath

Welcome spring! Let’s put winter away (at least in our home decor) and bring spring to our front door with Bronner’s bunny wreath! Bronner’s bunny wreath is easy to make and hang. And the best news of all is that the wreaths can be re-purposed throughout the year in other decorative projects! Watch our blog all year long for more projects using these evergreen wreaths. Bunny Wreath Materials 20-inch evergreen wreath  30-inch evergreen wreath (available by contacting customer service –

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Decorating with Christmas Ornaments All Year Long

Decorating with Christmas Ornaments All Year Long

MORE THAN CHRISTMAS – at Bronner’s we’re about finding joy all year long! Bronner’s motto is “Enjoy CHRISTmas, it’s HIS Birthday; Enjoy Life, It’s HIS way.” For our late originator Wally Bronner, the journey has always been about more than just Christmas. It’s been about CHRIST and “decorating hearts with peace and love” all year long. And it’s in that spirit that we enjoy finding new life in Christmas decorations throughout the year

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How to Make a Penguin Valentines Box

How to Make a Penguin Valentines Box

Valentine’s Day is February 14, and the kids will be celebrating with parties in their classrooms. They’ll do a happy dance when you help them make this penguin Valentines box to hold all the cute cards they receive from classmates! Penguin party time! Penguin Valentine Mailbox* This “tweet” mailbox is perfect for holding Valentine cards from friends and family. You will need: – recycled cracker box, 6″ x 9″ – (2) 1″ wiggly eyes – craft glue – scissors, paintbrush

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Top Ten Tips for Storing Your Christmas Treasures

Top Ten Tips for Storing Your Christmas Treasures

Isaac Newton’s third law of motion states, “What goes up, must come down.” And that’s true for most of us when it comes to our Christmas decorations. (Kudos to the dedicated decorators who leave their Christmas trees up all year long! We salute you! We do that here, too!) For many of us, taking down our Christmas tree and decorations is a chore, a not-so-pleasant one at that. The team here at Bronner’s would like to make it a little

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How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

Did you know that Bronner’s has more than 300 decorated trees that are displayed each year on our salesroom floor? And believe it or not, you won’t see the same 300 trees each year. Our very talented decorating team is constantly rotating in and out tree designs to stay up-to-date with the new and current ornaments that flood our many shelves.

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DIY Tinsel Garland Numbers for Parties

DIY Tinsel Garland Numbers for Parties

I know what you’re thinking … really, party with tinsel? Yes! Believe it or not, this old-school Christmas decoration is great for more than just a decoration on your tree. In one of our previous posts, we showed how to use tinsel as a backdrop for your photo booth. This time around, we are going to show you how to celebrate a big milestone like a birthday or anniversary with large, over-sized tinsel numbers!

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Department 56 Halloween Village Displays

Department 56 Halloween Village Displays

Confession: I love Halloween but hate all things scary. I know…it doesn’t make any sense but it’s true! When I was growing up, we were “those” people on the block. Our house was completely decked out with ghosts, fog creeping out of large steel barrels and a graveyard filled with tombstones and skeleton bones – Halloween decorations galore! My dad always had a passion for the holiday, which then got passed down to me. Except he loves scary things and

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