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Krampusnacht: Celebrating Santa's Dark Counterpart
Uncover the mysterious origins and contemporary significance of Krampus, the dark companion to St. Nicholas, and the tradition of December 5th Krampusnacht celebrations.
December 4, 2023
Countdown To Christmas: Who Made The First Advent Calendar?
Countdown the history and global impact of advent calendars, from Gerhard Lang's 19th-century invention to modern-day Christmas traditions.
November 29, 2023
Black Friday: A History Of Holiday Bargains
Learn how Black Friday first began and how it has changed the experience of holiday shopping through a multi-day celebration of sales and pre-Christmas savings.
November 20, 2023
Winter Whimsy: Why Blue, Silver & White Decor Is Great For Business
Explore the sophistication & universal appeal of blue, white, and silver Christmas decor and why this timeless and inclusive color scheme is ideal for businesses.
November 17, 2023
Garland Galore: A History Of Festive Foliage & Christmas
Explore the enchanting history, diverse styles & modern innovations of Christmas garlands, from ancient traditions to contemporary twists on this iconic holiday decor.
November 14, 2023
Unraveling The Truth Behind Ugly Christmas Sweaters
From their practical origins to becoming a global holiday phenomenon, here's the complete homespun history of ugly Christmas sweaters.
October 31, 2023
How Did Red & Green Become The Official Colors of Christmas?
Unwrap the enchanting history and symbolism of red and green colors in Christmas traditions from their ancient roots to their presence in modern holiday decor.
October 11, 2023
How Did Reindeer Become Associated With Christmas?
Discover how reindeer became beloved companions of Santa Claus and an everlasting Christmas symbol evoking a sense of wonder and togetherness during the holiday season.
September 8, 2023
Why Does Santa Leave Coal for Naughty Children?
Learn the origin of why Santa leaves coal as a punishment for naughty kids and how it became a fun gag gift for your next white elephant party.
September 8, 2023