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The Elements of an Amazing Holiday Design: Holiday Design Trends of 2016

handmade christmas heart shaped decorations outdoor in snowy garden

There is an art to Holiday design that extends beyond the traditional green, red, and white color palette and a string of warm white accent lights around a building’s entryway. There’s nothing wrong with this approach, in fact there is a timeless beauty to these features that is essential to the holiday tradition and will [...]

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The Long, Strange Tale of the Poinsettia in Christmas Lore

Red poinsettia flower realistic vector illustration seamless pattern

There are certain plants that play important and often mysterious roles in holiday traditions and celebrations all over the world. From the Egyptians who decorated trees during the winter solstice to the Pagans and Druids who used Mistletoe in their winter rituals, stories of ritualized plant use span continents and history and have become infused into [...]

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Time-Lapse Video: Ambius Installs 40′ Tree in 12 Hours

Ambius Holiday Tree Time Lapse

Watch as a 12-person team from holiday design experts, Ambius, install a 40-foot holiday tree over the course of 12 hours condensed into this short time-lapse video.

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Photos: Holidays in Washington

Holidays in Washington

Take a photographic tour of Washington DC’s most beautiful holiday decorations installed by Ambius.

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Holiday Exhibit at Nixon Library Dazzles

Ambius’ green-thumbed elves installed a stunning “Trees, Trains, & Traditions” holiday exhibit at the Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, CA.

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