decorations for Christmas

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Live or artificial – how to choose a Christmas tree?

Posted: August 14th, 2013 | Author: | Occasional

A Christmas tree is an integral part of the Christmas tradition and it is hard to imagine a celebration without a view of beautifully decorated Christmas trees. The question is, what is better to choose – a natural or artificial Christmas tree? Proponents of natural trees say, that nothing is able to replace this beautiful scent that reminds of a winter forest.

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Where did the custom of dressing the Christmas tree came from

Posted: August 14th, 2013 | Author: | Accessories

It’s hard to imagine Christmas without one of their symbols, which is beautifully decorated, fragrant Christmas tree. Without the tree, the Christmas time would lose a lot of its charm. But where exactly the habit of dressing Christmas tree came from? The idea of decorating the tree came to us from our neighbors across the western border, the Germans.

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Preparing Christmas decoration

Posted: June 30th, 2013 | Author: | Cleaning

Tradition during Christmas in Polish homes and other countries is to dress a Christmas tree, and preparing decorations. To make Christmas decorations you can involve children, and they will certainly have a lot of fun.