Christmas Central Blog

Meet the Gonks: Christmas Gnomes' Nordic Cousins

Sep 30th 2022

Gnome Christmas decorations have charmed their way into our holiday decor. The tubby little creatures with flowing beards, many of them festively garbed in fur or knit winter gear, invite comparisons to Santa Claus.Now, there are even more gnome-like creatures to love as they are joined by their Scandinavian counterparts, the gonks.What is a Gonk?Gonks have existed in Scandinavian folklore for ce … read more
Meet the Gonks: Christmas Gnomes' Nordic Cousins

5 Ways to Use Christmas Lights with Your Halloween Decorations

Aug 23rd 2022

Decorating for Halloween has become increasingly popular, maybe because the holiday offers such a diverse canvas for creativity. You can dress your home for autumn using scarecrows, colored corn and dried materials, or dive into the spookier aspects of Halloween decorations, with ghosts, ghouls and witches. While you’re putting up all your outdoor Halloween decorations, however, give careful … read more
5 Ways to Use Christmas Lights with Your Halloween Decorations

5 Reasons Why Winter is the Best Season

Aug 22nd 2022

Spring, summer, fall or winter - most people have a favorite time of year. While there’s something to love about every season, can you really single out one as the best? We’re casting our vote for winter. Once you read our top reasons why winter is so special, you may agree!Snow DaysDo you remember how excited you were to get out in the snow when you were a kid? You don’t need a day off from schoo … read more
5 Reasons Why Winter is the Best Season

Top Christmas Decorating Trends for 2022

Aug 4th 2022

No surprise - we here at Christmas Central have been planning our Christmas decorations for a while now! As always, it’s so much fun to see which decorating styles, colors and combinations are represented in the latest Christmas trends.Christmas has always been a time to have fun with color and decorate with abandon while expressing your personal style - and this year is no exception! Read on to f … read more
Top Christmas Decorating Trends for 2022

How to Keep Your Christmas Inflatables from Blowing Away

Jul 12th 2022

Outdoor Christmas decorations are a great way to create a festive holiday look for your home’s exterior. Don’t let a few strong gusts of wind blow them away. Properly securing your inflatable Christmas decor gives you peace of mind knowing your investment won’t be damaged by bad weather. Here are a few tips to keep those inflatables secured all season long. Pick the Right Location Since wind is … read more
How to Keep Your Christmas Inflatables from Blowing Away