Christmas Decorations

The Naughty and Nice Year Glass from the Christmas Imaginarium

Every now and again someone comes along and makes a huge impact on how we Celebrate Christmas. Be it Clement Clarke Moore (allegedly) or Normal Rockwell . For my money, this generation can count on Russell Ince to leave his mark on the way we think of Christmas, and in particular, Santa Claus. Santa Claus, The Book of Secrets Published originally in 2013, Russell's Ince's Santa Claus the Book of Secrets has sparked an empire of sorts, including the opening of his very own store on the Isle of Wight called The Christmas Imaginarium. Within it, you'll find a host of unique…

Christmas Around the World

Names for Santa Claus Around the World

There are many names for Santa Claus, no matter which one, he us known around the world for bringing toys for good girls and boys. Every culture and nearly every language have their own unique names for Santa Claus. Here we will cover just a few of the most popular names for Santa, and different traditions of Santa Claus around the world. What does Santa Look Like? In different cultures and countries, Santa Claus has different names, or is considered a different person altogether. His appearance depends on what history or origin he may have. In most countries where he…

Christmas Around the World

Spookiest ‘Santas’ from Around the World

While most Santa Claus figures are jolly, happy souls there happen to be several countries that feature more sinister-type Christmas Characters. Here is a series of festive cards featuring of some of the more odd, interesting and outright Spooky 'Santas' that are common in a few countries around the world courtesy of If you plan on visiting Germany or Austria, keep an eye out for one of the most famous Spooky Christmas folklore legends: Krampus (Knecht Reprecht) – Germany/Austria Read more about Christmas Customs & Traditions of Germany One of the most terrifying Christmas characters, Krampus goes from home to…

The History of Christmas

Who is Santa Claus? The History of Father Christmas, Santa, Kris Kringle.

It's a very common question, and it's got a very interesting answer. If you're interested in learning more about Santa Claus, where he came from and the history of Santa Claus, you have reached the right place. You'll find the answers to all of these questions, and more with our comprehensive Guide to Santa Claus. From his ancient history as St. Nicholas, his modern Coca-Cola themed makeover, and more! We have Santa Claus information you'd ever want right here! Your one-stop shop for All Things Santa! Who is Santa? There are Many Names for Santa, Father Christmas, Sinterklaas, Christkindl, Papa…