10 things to do with ornaments … other than put them on your Christmas tree

10 things to do with ornaments … other than put them on your Christmas tree

Here at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland we have thousands of ornaments, which got me thinking … why are we limited to just using them around Christmas time? Here are 10 different things to do with ornaments … other than put them on your Christmas tree! P.S. No tools required. 1. This one is my favorite out of the 10. Bringing the ocean to a home near you! I’ve had this driftwood that I picked up years ago and wondered what I

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Love Is DIY Valentine’s Day Ornaments

Love Is DIY Valentine’s Day Ornaments

The tree? Well, it was love at first sight. I saw it here at Bronner’s and I wanted it: the love child of a 1950s aluminum tree and a German feather tree. Priced at only $16.99.   But I have a rule. I have to know what I’m going to do with something and where I’m going to put it in my small house before I buy it. However … there are exceptions to every rule … and I decided

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When Should You Take Down Your Christmas Decorations?

When Should You Take Down Your Christmas Decorations?

Psychologists tell us that folks who break out the Christmas lights and decorations early, like before (maybe well before) Thanksgiving, tend to be happier than the rest of us who think we have to wait.   Psychoanalyst Steve McKeown says people like to associate with things that make them happy. Since many folks associate Christmas decorations with happy childhood memories of the holiday, putting up the decorations early evokes those emotions and memories and extends the excitement of the season

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Modern & Traditional Fall Decor Displays

Modern & Traditional Fall Decor Displays

We are thankful, grateful and blessed that fall is here🍂. More than that, we are thrilled to share with you our modern and traditional fall décor plus decorating ideas that you can start doing in your home today!

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Do the Monster Mash This Halloween!

Do the Monster Mash This Halloween!

Love to decorate for this holiday that brings out the sweet tooth 🍬 (and kid) in all of us, along with a few shivers and shrieks? Want to keep it simple and on a budget without having to purchase a whole Halloween village? You can do it!

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Long Live Michigan’s Comeback Cities

Long Live Michigan’s Comeback Cities

DETROIT The declining auto industry, corrupt leadership, high unemployment, poverty, a failing economy, plunging property values – all played a part in what some feared might be the final curtain for the drama that was Detroit. The fifth largest city in the United States in 1950. A twist in the plot brought Detroit to bankruptcy and emergency management in 2013.   Now the scene is changing. In 2010 billionaire Dan Gilbert, founder of Quicken Loans and Rock Ventures, moved his

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2018 TOP 10 Bronner’s Exclusive Designs!

2018 TOP 10 Bronner’s Exclusive Designs!

At the World’s Largest Christmas Store, you’re sure to find ALL SORTS of ornaments, from wacky to traditional and just about everything in between. Many of our fun keepsakes are exclusive to Bronner’s! We thought it’d be fun to ask our product development team what designs they are excited to unveil for 2018! So without further ado …

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Small Towns Bring Big Pure Michigan Fun

Small Towns Bring Big Pure Michigan Fun

I think I say it in my sleep: You could vacation in Pure Michigan your whole life and never see everything our great state has to offer! From Chelsea to Calumet, meet five small towns (population under 6,000) that serve up big portions of history, intrigue, Great-Lakes fun and fury, foodie favorites, cruises, dramatic draws and more. Remember your getaways to these iconic locales with ornaments from Bronner’s! FIRST STOP – CHELSEA. Actor Jeff Daniels’ Purple Rose Theatre makes its

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A Christmas Wedding to Remember

A Christmas Wedding to Remember

Christmas is full of love, family and joy – the exact three attributes that also create an unforgettable wedding. So why not combine the two? I did exactly that! I’m overjoyed to show you … a Christmas wedding, a first for the Bronner’s blog team! 😊👰

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2018 TOP 10 Wackiest Christmas Ornaments At Bronner’s!

2018 TOP 10 Wackiest Christmas Ornaments At Bronner’s!

Whether in-store or online (by tagging us with @BronnersChristmas on Facebook and Instagram, or @BronnersXmas on Twitter), it’s always so entertaining to see the fun people have with the many unique Christmas ornaments at Bronner’s! I had a great time scouring through some of our 10,000 ornament styles to bring you the TOP 10* wackiest picks. And narrowing it down to just 10 was no easy feat, believe you me! (So in addition, we’ve included a few bonus picks, too!) Drum-roll, please.

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