Fall is just around the corner. In much of the country, that means the reappearance of orange, brown, yellow, and of course, pumpkin spice everything! We have some simply amazing ideas to help your house look and feel like fall.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 10/14/2015
Independence Day is just around the corner, and if you’re hosting the party, we want to make sure you don’t have to look far for some fantastic, festive centerpiece ideas! We found ideas that would be great with or without adding string lights, but if your party is outside and sure to run into the night, the centerpieces can double as lighting for longer hours of entertainment.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 7/3/2015
Entertaining is huge during the spring and summer months, and nobody wants to spend hours in a hot kitchen preparing food. We found some wonderful, quick, simple recipes sure to please for your parties this season.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 6/16/2015
Although Mother’s Day is typically more celebrated than Father’s Day, we wanted to make sure not to forget about our amazing fathers, dads, daddys, papas, etc. this month! Our fathers do so much for us our lives, usually the unappreciated things – pay the bills, supply the food, protect, discipline, etc. Sometimes it is difficult to show appreciation for these things that we just expect our fathers to do anyway.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 6/8/2015
Outdoor entertaining during the warmer months is popular all across the U.S. How often has your outdoor entertaining lasted into the wee hours of the night? You need some lighting when that happens! We found some simple, interesting ways to use lights and decorate at the same time.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 6/4/2015
Decorating with lights is a wonderful way to brighten your décor. Freshen up that dreary, wintery décor with some fresh, bright lighting. We found some wonderful ways to use rope light to do just that. Now that we carry rope light in shorter lengths, it’s simple to get exactly the amount you need for these small, DIY projects, and save the larger rolls of rope light for the big projects like lighting your walkway or your deck.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 4/20/2015
With warmer weather approaching, spring cleaning, and maybe some ‘light refreshing’ are a must in most homes. We think lights are a perfect way to turn a dull, drab space into something light, airy, and interesting. We found some fantastic ways to design in lights for spring/summer.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 4/17/2015
We have several blogs about how to use our products to decorate for this or that. We thought this month, we would focus on giving you some history behind the hype! March is infamous – especially if you know anything about basketball – for March madness. College basketball fans are glued to their televisions, even during work hours. Brackets are blown to smithereens in the first round, and sports fans around the country have money on the line. But how did it all start?
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 3/25/2015
With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, we thought we would find some wonderful ideas to ‘lighten up’ your sweetheart this year. These are simple, but elegant ideas that he/she are sure to be impressed that you pulled off, and put so much effort into.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 2/10/2015
Start your love’s Valentine’s Day off right with these wonderful strawberry muffins!
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 2/7/2015
We searched high and low for an explanation of what Valentine’s Day means. Yea, yea, there’s the whole St. Valentine’s Day Massacre thing; but we’re referring to today’s society! February 14th, what does it mean, as a whole to our society today?
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 2/4/2015
It’s almost here! The 2014 Gift of Lights season is almost upon us. The Gift of Lights drive through light parks have been an incredible way for families to create memories, friends to bond, and our customers to get fun and exciting ideas for their own displays.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 12/9/2014
We posted a blog earlier this year in anticipation of our new RGB lights. We were excited about the possibilities with RGB lighting, but quite honestly, had no idea how spectacular they are. The possibilities truly are endless.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 12/5/2014
The holidays are the perfect time to gather with family and friends to create memories. Food is often a perfect way to bring people together. We found some wonderful recipes for you to try this holiday season.
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 11/25/2014
The Brazilian celebration Carnival is widely looked at as a pre-lent celebration. Full of tradition and culture, Carnival is most recognized around the world for the amazing costumes and colors! We have several options to turn your home into a Carnival of color this holiday season!
Posted by Buddy The Elf on 11/18/2014