Our Christmas Porch: the Home Depot Challenge! - * View Along the Way *
This is our tragic little front door. It has nothing of value to offer the world. No overhang to protect visitors from the rain, or from which to hang a pretty pendant light. No space for a rocking chair or two to kick back and enjoy a sweet tea. It has: a front door. A […]
NYC - Brooklyn - Dyker Heights: Christmas Lights 2008
Every year the residents of the largely Italian-American Dyker Heights, in the southwest corner of Brooklyn, convert their front porches and yards into extravagant Christmas light displays. The "miracle mile" of outer borough Christmas lights can be found on 84th Street between 10th and 12th Avenues. Each year, as many as 100,000 visitors trek along to the Heights to see everything from large-scale Disney balloons to neon-lit manger scenes to mall Santas to a monumental Santa and toy…
Photos of Great Christmas Outdoor Decorations
In this article on Christmas yard art decorations, I've researched the Internet to find some great photos of homes that designed some fantastic Christmas outdoor decorations for everyone to enjoy. The purpose of these outdoor Christmas decorations...
Magical Lights Tulle Wreath
Instead of spending extra money on a wreath that will only last you one season, make your own Magical Lights Tulle Wreath. Not only does this tutorial show you how to make a wreath, but also how to make it glow with beautiful lighting. How many wreaths can you say actually light up? Your house will definitely be one to stop and look at during the holidays with the warm atmosphere created by this homemade wreath.
Moravian Book Shop: Everything You’d Want From Christmas City
Specialty: Moravian stars, artisan ornaments, books, and home decor (there’s even a deli and a candy counter!)Price Range: ($) Budget ($$) Mid-Range The Moravian Book Shop in Bethlehem, Pa., is hands-down my favorite store to visit around Christmastime. Opened in another, nearby spot in 1745—yes, before the signing of the Declaration of Independence—this historic business has old-fashioned charm in spades.