August 2015

Artificial Christmas Trees – The ‘No Mess' Option This Christmas

Artificial Christmas Trees – The ‘No Mess' Option This Christmas

Here at UK Christmas World we sell a great variety of artificial Christmas trees, a perfect no fuss, no mess option to decorate your home this festive season, as they do not drop needles like their ‘real’ alternatives.   In this blog we will share with you some of the fantastic options that we stock to get you inspired ready for the Christmas period, as it won’t be l...

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A Sneak Peek at our Solar Powered Christmas Lights...

A Sneak Peek at our Solar Powered Christmas Lights...

The use of outdoor solar Christmas lights is the perfect solution if you are looking for a cost effective method to light up your outdoor space this year.Here at UK Christmas World we have a wide range of Solar Powered lights available for the 2015 festive season. They operate the same as ordinary LED lights and look just as great, but the best part is they run for free!Solar powered lights are energy efficient and eco-friendly. They use energy from the sun to store power through the day and th

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Creative Ideas for Your Christmas Dining Table

Creative Ideas for Your Christmas Dining Table

Everyone always remembers when decorating their home to trim the Christmas tree, mantle place and outdoors, but keep the Christmas magic going by adding a little sparkle to your dining room table too! Here are a few creative ideas for you to try at home this year that are very simple to do, and can be adapted to work with any colour scheme.   Baubles and Read More

Worldwide Christmas Traditions

Worldwide Christmas Traditions

Christmas is celebrated all around the world, but it’s not all about tinsel and turkey for everyone! Here are a few traditions from different countries, how many of these did you know? Czech Republic Santa Claus arrives on 5th December and gives out baskets of small presents that may include chocolate and fruit, the main presents are usually opened on Christmas Eve.Some people fast on Christmas Eve in hope that they will see a vision of the ‘golden pig’ appear on the wall

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Top 10 Christmas Displays in UK

Top 10 Christmas Displays in UK

There are so many magical things to see and do this Christmas time, get all the family involved and plan a visit to some of these amazing Christmas lights displays based right here in the UK, perfect for any age. There is a real mixture of types of events showcasing art displays, impressive light shows, Christmas tree trails and much, much more, below is a list of our top ten. There is something to suit everyone’s taste and budget, so you can find that festive feeling anywhere in the coun

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What We All Look Forward To, The 2015 Christmas Markets!

What We All Look Forward To, The 2015 Christmas Markets!

Here in the UK we love a good Christmas Market! What better way to get well and truly into the Christmas spirit than to spend a winter evening meandering around little festive market stalls. Each year thousands of us flock to Christmas markets all over the country, so here are some of Britain’s favourites.Bookmark this page, you'll need it in a few months!!  Here are a handful of Christmas markets in the Yorkshire area, so you could always tie in an evening of Christmas shopping

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Creative Ways to Use your Christmas Lights All Year Round

Creative Ways to Use your Christmas Lights All Year Round

 Christmas Lights don’t just have to be for use over the winter, be creative and get the full benefit out of your favourite lights. There are so many ways to decorate your home and garden effectively using fairy lights for example, so here we will share with you some inspiration you can use after the festivities are done this year. Fairy lights are incredibly versatile. Obviously over the festive period we like to use them on our Christmas trees, drape them over bannisters and window

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Christmas Light Shows in the USA

Christmas Light Shows in the USA

Christmas is one of the most loved festivals all around the world and America is definitely no exception, they have some of the most magnificent Christmas Light displays all over the country. Here are just a few displays we thought we would share with you to give you a taste of the American holiday season. Texas Trail of LightsLocated in Zilker Park, Austin, Texas, the Trail of Lights has been running since the 1960’s and has been a very popular attraction year after year. As well a

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Top Christmas Holiday Destinations – Spend Your Christmas in the Sun!

Top Christmas Holiday Destinations – Spend Your Christmas in the Sun!

Let’s face it, the weather over the festive period is generally rather miserable and chilly. You either love the winter or hate it! If it’s just not for you, you might be looking now at planning a getaway this Christmas in search for some winter sun. Here are a handful of destinations to inspire you…Morocco This is a prefect holiday choice if you’re looking for a taste of exotic but without travelling too far. Great displays of markets and crafts make it an excellent ch

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