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  • Trends 2019

    Christmas Trends 2019

    After the excitement of the international trade shows the business of selecting new Christmas product for the store begins. Every year new trends emerge and this year we saw several themes…

  • Trends 2017

    Decorating Trends 2017

    The beginning of the year is an exciting time at Christmas Elves. After the international trade shows I start working on new creative themes for the shop based on popular trends and…

  • Trends 2016

    Trendsetters 2016

    Every year clear colour trends emerge in Christmas decorating. Trend forecasters inform these decisions just as in the fashion and interiors world. This year Pantone selected two colours to represent 2016,…

  • Trends 2016

    Christmas World 2016

    Just back from Christmas World, Frankfurt, and I’m buzzing with ideas. The annual trade show is a great opportunity to preview the trends for 2016/17 and inspire new ideas. It’s a…

  • Trends 2015


    Following on from the trend in home interiors metallics are still the leading the way for Christmas decorating in 2015. This time the contrast is more about a juxtaposition of textures rather…