How Artificial Christmas Trees Have Changed over the Years

An artificial Christmas tree can be an artificial pine or fir tree made specifically for the purpose of usage as a Christmas tree in your home. The earliest artificial Christmas trees (usually wooden in design) were feather trees, pyramid-shaped or feather tree-shaped pyramids, developed by Germans in the 1900s. Feather trees became an instant hit with the Christmas crowd, and […]

Do flocked Christmas Trees get messy?

Truth be told, flocked Christmas trees get messy. And sometimes, really messy that you’re tempted to kick them all out. But wait! Flocking as a process might seem messy (especially when it is done inside), but it isn’t all unattractive. If you’re flocking outside or somewhere in a basement, then a sprinkle of mess wouldn’t be an issue. Speaking of […]

DO ARTIFICIAL CHRISTMAS TREES SMELL NICE?

A lot of us are very familiar with live trees and we can commend the scent that oozes out of a live Christmas tree. This will, therefore, lead to the question of whether its counterpart in the pre-lit or artificial Christmas tree also smells that good. The truth is that even artificial Christmas trees smell nice! They also have the […]

Christmas and poinsettias

Our beautiful season of Christmas is here again with its many strange traditions. There are many Christmas traditions and customs we are very familiar with, and there are others that are not popular. Though the unpopular ones are just as worth remembering; One of many such strange traditions is the association of the Poinsettias plant with Christmas. History and origin […]