Chilly Bear's – South Pole Christmas Cards

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Archive for Christmas Decorations

Popcorn Ball Ornaments

Like decorations stolen from Willy Wonka’s Christmas party, these ornaments are meant to be eaten. For a fun party activity, have children decorate their own.

For homemade popcorn balls, try this recipe.

Small popcorn ball (one for each guest)
Mini candy canes
Colored sugar
Mini M&M’s

You’ll need a small popcorn ball for each person (ours are store-bought and about 3 inches wide). Use a wooden skewer to poke a small hole in the top, snap the end off of a mini candy cane to create a point, and gently press the sharp end of the cane into the popcorn ball far enough to make a loop, as shown.

For complete instructions & a photo of the craft, click here

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Christmas Is Right Around The Corner!

Welcome to Chilly Bear’s Famous Christmas Cards with a US Post Mark from Christmas, Florida.

Wake Up Chilly... It's Almost Christmas Time!

Wake Up Chilly... It's Almost Christmas Time!

Wow! What a great Christmas novelty, your wonderful Christmas cards with a US Post Mark from Christmas, Florida.

Your Christmas cards will be hand delivered and indivudally stamped by the US Postal Service from one of the oldest towns in Florida. Which just happens to be named Christmas.

Show your Christmas Spirit and send all your holiday cards to South Pole, Inc. and they will be hand delivered by Chilly and his friends, and all cards will be US Post Marked from Christmas, Florida!

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Simple Christmas Centerpieces

Blue Mood

Add color to an all-white table by choosing some colored decorations for interest. These include white, which visually links them to the tablecloth, flowers, and bowl. This is a budget-friendly centerpiece solution since if you have bowls on hand, then one box of six large ornaments is all you’ll need.

Simple Christmas Centerpieces

Highs and Lows

Turn unused candleholders into ornament display pieces. A length of sparkly garland decorates the base, yet fresh evergreen sprigs would be equally as effective. Valuable ornaments should be secured to the candleholder with a bit of museum wax to avoid knocking them off their perch.

Simple Christmas Centerpieces

Tiered Tray

Here’s a lovely way to display vintage ornaments by setting them on a tiered serving piece. This one was created using three sizes of silver trays held together by two glasses and wads of floral clay or museum wax (also known as earthquake wax).

Simple Christmas Centerpieces

Gifts and Ornaments

Here’s an easy-to-duplicate idea that can take its cue from the design of the container. Small wrapped gifts are held in place by handfuls of colorful holiday ornaments. The gift bows of sheer ribbon add a bit more flair to the scene

Crafts for a Beautiful Christmas Table

Santa Hat Place Cards

Perk up any table with a bell-topped Santa hat that holds each guest’s name.