Tips n Tricks for a Beautiful and Organized Home — Christmas


Summer Holiday Souvenirs for Christmas - The Memory Tree

Posted by kathy stanton on

We love the idea of bringing something special back from each vacation, summer holiday or road trip with the family. Your souvenirs hold special memories, the places that captured your heart, the moments that took your breath away. But sometimes these special souvenirs end up in a dusty display or in a toy box where all meaning is lost.  Why buy Christmas ornaments as souvenirs? Who said Christmas trees need to be all Santa Claus and Baubles? When we heard of the brilliant idea of having a Travel Christmas Tree, we were sold! Many of our clients already decorate one...

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How to Celebrate Christmas in July

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Yes, seems it’s true! All over the globe people are taking out the Christmas decorations from their storage boxes again! Irving Berlin’s iconic lyrics ‘dreaming of a white Christmas’ suddenly makes more sense. This might seem strange or oddly delightful to you, but either way ’Christmas in July’ is here to stay. Admittedly, we were pleasantly surprised on hearing about this quirky tradition. Whether you’re in the hot northern hemisphere, or in the colder southern hemisphere, you can have your gingerbread cookie and eat it too.  Christmas enthusiasts from all over the world try to recreate the festive cheer during the month...

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Family Traditions

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There are plenty of things that distinguish one family from another, one neighbor from another. That’s why our traditions are so important. Because they help bind us together and give us a sense of belonging in our community and in our family. Traditions new and old create strong family relationships between generations and serve as an avenue for creating lasting memories for our families and friends.  In December we invited our customers to share their favorite holiday traditions. I was especially touched by this story from Patty Walcha. I hope you’ll enjoy it as much as I do: “My husband’s...

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The Story of Our Success

Posted by Alex Sokoletsky on

My husband Steve is a baby boomer, architect and a problem solver. His hobby is building, tinkering and inventing. In fact, that’s how Ultimate Christmas Storage began, Steve designed our first Christmas ornament storage box and still does all our designs today.   One Christmas, Steve pulled out the old ornaments that he’d inherited from his mother and grandmother. Maybe he was inspired by that sparkling Christmas tree or by watching his baby daughter’s joy around the tree, but he knew that he had to find a way to protect those shiny little treasures for her, forever. And the idea...

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