Tag Archives: handcrafted ornaments

A Year Round Christmas Place

I recently had the pleasure of visiting the South’s largest Christmas ornament store in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.  Established 25 years ago, the Christmas Place is nestled near the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in the little east Tennessee town that celebrates Christmas year round, sporting  streets lined with holiday lighting and Christmas decor.  To call the Christmas […]

Do It Yourself – Woodcraft Ornaments

Buy wooden cutouts.  Add a little paint.  Personalize.  You’re ready for Christmas.             With dozens of wooden cutouts to choose from at very reasonable prices, the whole family or classroom can get started on fun Christmas ornament projects.  The folks at Woodcrafter.com have everything you need to complete your craft project and that eliminates any […]

Fair Trade Ornaments

  The Fair Trade Federation defines fair trade as a system of exchange that seeks to create greater equity and partnership in the international trading system. The Fair Trade Federation (FTF) is the trade association that strengthens and promotes North American organizations fully committed to fair trade. Fair Trade Federation members  work with artisans and producers in […]