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Which home-decor checklist for the holidays is best?

Lights, ornaments, stockings, candles, tableware and more — it’s time to stock up on all of the items that will cover your home in festive holiday decor, inside and out.  Here’s everything you need.

Candles

Kelecare 7-piece Kwanzaa Candle Set

Kelecare 7-Piece Kwanzaa Candle Set

This set of seven Kwanzaa candles is designed for the week-long celebration and comes with seven candles in the symbolic colors of the holiday — black, red and green. Each candle can burn for approximately five to seven hours.

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Greenery

Nearly Natural Snowy Pine Cone Wreath

Nearly Natural Snowy Pine Cone Wreath

With pinecones and sprigs of realistic-looking pine, this frosty pinecone wreath adds a touch of pine to your front door and provides an inviting entryway into your home during the holiday season while complementing your indoor decorations.

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Best Choice Products 7.5-foot Artificial Christmas Tree

Best Choice Products 7.5-foot Artificial Christmas Tree

If an artificial Christmas tree is on your list this year, the 7.5-foot model by Best Choice Products is both realistic-looking and simple to put up. The spruce-style branches are situated on three hinged sections so you can turn your living space into a winter wonderland with ease.

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Stockings

IPEGTOP 18-inch Burlap Christmas Stockings

IPEGTOP 18-inch Burlap Christmas Stockings

Whether you have kids of your own or are a kid at heart, Christmas stockings are essential to your holiday cheer. These burlap stockings top our list for their adorable Santa graphics and sturdy material. They’re also large enough to stuff with lots of holiday treats.

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Lights

LEDwholesalers Color-changing Light String

LEDwholesalers Color-Changing Light String

These color-changing lights are perfect for adding a colorful touch to the inside or outside of your holiday-ready home. The bulbs change colors randomly, and the strands can be linked to as many as 10 sets.

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Ornaments

Kurt Adler Early Years Glass Ornament

Kurt Adler Noble Gems Hanukkah Ornament 3-Piece Set

This beautiful Hanukkah ornament set by Kurt Adler features three intricately detailed glass ornaments with glitter accents in a well-made storage box. A dreidel, Star of David and menorah are included.

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3dRose Beverly Turner Photography Candles of Kwanzaa Ornament

Beverly Turner Photography Candles of Kwanzaa Ornament

Proudly showcase the tradition of Kwanzaa on your tree this year with this dual-sided ornament that’s made of glossy porcelain. It has Kwanzaa candle print that’s accented by an outlined snowflake shape.

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Tableware

Elrene Red and White Poinsettia Tablecloth Collection

Elrene Red and White Poinsettia Tablecloth Collection

Don’t forget to deck your table in holiday splendor this season. The Poinsettia Collection by Elrene Red has eye-catching red and white poinsettia graphics that are perfect for holiday meals.

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Spode Christmas Tree 3-piece Serving Set

Spode Christmas Tree 3-Piece Serving Set

With Christmas tree patterns on the stoneware handles, this three-piece serving set is a great choice for dishing out holiday cuisine. It includes a spoon, fork and slotted spoon. You’ll also appreciate that they are dishwasher-safe for easy cleanup.

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Flyingcolors Laguiole Stainless Steel Flatware Set

Flyingcolors Laguiole Stainless Steel Flatware Set

The bright-red handles of the Laguiole flatware set make them look as if they were made for setting a Christmas table and will pair nicely with other holiday-themed dishes, glasses, serving plates and more. The set includes service for eight and comes with a wooden storage box.

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Classic Touch Decanter

Classic Touch Decanter

Don’t just serve wine from the bottle during your holiday gatherings when a decanter will add an extra-special touch. With goldtone graphics and an elegant shape, this model by Classic Touch is fit for Christmas parties and other events when guests gather to celebrate.

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Lenox Holiday Balloon Wine Glass, Set of Four

Lenox Holiday Balloon Wine Glass, Set of Four

Drink a toast to the holidays Christmas-style with this set of four wine glasses by Lenox. They are decorated with a holly-berry theme and topped off with goldtone rims for an exquisite holiday look.

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Lenox Holiday 12-piece Dinnerware Set

Lenox Holiday 12-piece Dinnerware Set

Lenox’s holiday dinnerware set is unmistakably made for winter, as it boasts a beautiful holly berry design. The 12-piece set includes standard and salad plates and cups for four. The pieces are crafted in durable, dishwasher-safe bone china.

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Vietri Old St. Nick Platter

Vietri Old St. Nick Platter

If your little ones will be offering milk and cookies for Santa this year, check out this serving platter that features the jolly man himself. The hand-painted design will also make a nice addition to your holiday table when it’s time to serve Christmas dinner.

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Spode Nutcracker Salt and Pepper Shaker Set

Spode Nutcracker Salt and Pepper Shaker Set

Whether you collect nutcrackers or need a decorative salt and pepper shaker set for your table, you’ll bring this adorable duo out during the holidays year after year. Each shaker is painted in vibrant colors with classic nutcracker designs.

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Tree accessories

Krinner Tree Genie

Krinner Tree Genie

The Tree Genie will simplify setting up and maintaining a real evergreen, thanks to the patented design that keeps trees stable and doesn’t require extensive assembly. Select from several size options to accommodate the live tree of your choice.

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Kurt Addler 6-point Capiz Star

Kurt Addler 6-Point Capiz Star

A star-shaped tree-topper is a classic option. This Capiz star lights up and is embellished with fancy scrollwork, so it will be an elegant accent for your tree.

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Everything else

Department 56 Christmas Village Items

Department 56 Christmas Village Items

From North Pole pieces to iconic characters, you’ll find it all in the Department 56 collections. Many pieces are great for decorating a tabletop or mantel or you can make nice additions to a Christmas village display.

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Frisco Striped Christmas Tree Sweater for Dogs and Cats

Frisco Striped Christmas Tree Sweater for Dogs and Cats

Don’t forget to decorate your pet for the holiday season. This red, green and white striped sweater can be worn by dogs or cats and is available in six sizes.

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Nambe Reindeer Candy Dish

Nambe Reindeer Candy Dish

Mints, candy canes, peppermint bark and other sweet treats will look as good as they taste when you offer them to guests in a pretty candy dish. The reindeer design by Nambe is made of attractive acacia wood. It’s even topped off with chrome antlers for a uniquely elegant look.

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