DIY Christmas Lights: Make a Tomato Cage Christmas Tree!

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Tomato cages are more than just a tool for spring and summer gardening. With a few Christmas light strings and a little creativity you can turn these seemingly uninspired lawn accessories into a brilliant tomato cage Christmas tree, Christmas card holder, or even a spooky Halloween ghost! Here are our four … [Read more...]

10 Christmas Light Ideas in 10 Minutes or Less!

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We understand. Sometimes life gets in the way and the next thing you know it's just a few weeks before Christmas and you haven't even pulled out the first ornament! Or maybe you've put up all your decorations, outlined your roofline, and suddenly you want just a little bit more! The good news is, you are not … [Read more...]

Top 10 Indoor Christmas Lights Ideas

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Holiday decor inspiration can be found in the most unique of places if you only look! We searched high and low and found some amazing indoor Christmas lights ideas for you to try this year. Add fun holiday lighting to your home with our top ten indoor Christmas lights ideas! 1. Wine Bottle Lights Step 1. … [Read more...]

A Quick Guide to the Perfect Thanksgiving Table

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Thanksgiving is a time for friends and family far and near to gather together, give thanks and share in creating cherished memories. For the Thanksgiving day host, planning the perfect Thanksgiving table setting, menu and decorations can sometimes be stressful, but it should also be fun! Whether this is your … [Read more...]

How Much Electricity Do My Christmas Lights Use?

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Everyone wants to save money during the holidays. If you want to save money with your Christmas lights display, it is helpful to know much power you are using. Once you know how much electricity you are using, you can find ways to lower your wattage and reduce your bill. Below you will find a brief … [Read more...]

How LED Lights Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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It's no secret that LED lights are more energy efficient and better for the environment than traditional incandescent or fluorescent lights; however, they also offer a far greater advantage: reducing your carbon footprint. What is your carbon footprint and why should you care? Your carbon footprint is the … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Decorations Checklist

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Valentine's Day is a holiday that emphasizes expression and effort, so don't fall short and let Cupid down this year! Taking a few fail-safe measures helps give you the upper hand in both expression and effort, so take note! You only need 3 things for a perfect Valentine: red or pink lights, flowers, and know … [Read more...]

Christmas Lights Photo Contest – Weekly Winners!

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Christmas Lights, Etc is currently running a photo contest through Dec 31st, 2013 to find the best indoor Christmas tree and outdoor Christmas light displays. Weekly prizes consist of $100 credits for shopping, and a grand prize of a $2,500 gift certificate for use at Christmas Lights, Etc. Christmas … [Read more...]

Christmas Celebrations Around the World

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Christmas celebrations around the world include tree lighting, holiday shows, and both festive and weird Christmas traditions. From Tokyo to New York City, Christmas lights and trees illuminate the city landmarks and tourist attractions, each trying to bring the most Christmas joy to visitors. When making … [Read more...]

How to Make Christmas Light Balls

Christmas Light Balls

Christmas light balls are extremely popular outdoor Christmas decorations that are unique in appearance. Many times found in holiday light shows, botanical gardens, and other elegant displays, Christmas light balls are actually easy to make with just a few supplies. Based on the popularity of our How to Make … [Read more...]

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