I Will Honour Christmas In My Heart

I will honour Christmas in my heart,
and try to keep it all the year.
I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future.
The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me.
I will not shut out the lessons that they teach!

~ Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

Sunday, July 31, 2016

The Spirit of Christmas Books 16 -17, Christmas in July 2016

    Welcome to the final post in my Christmas in July Series showcasing the Spirit of Christmas Books by Leisure Art!!

This series ran from 1987 to 2003 with a new book published every year.

 I bought mine on Ebay.

 I did share these books on this blog back in 2012 but I have decided to share them again because I LOVE them and I think that even though they are older, you can find inspiration in them!!

I do apologize for the photos because they are from 2012 and were taken with a different camera than I have now but I did not feel like taking the photos over again!!

Each book is divided into 3 sections:

The Sights of Christmas- Decorations

The Sharing of Christmas- Gifts

The Tastes of Christmas- Recipes

These books feature everything you can make by yourself from Decorations to Gifts to Recipes for Cookies, Brunches, Parties and Dinners!!

  I am going to be sharing the decorating ideas from these books and in this post, you will be amazed at all the Christmas Eye Candy!!!!

The Spirit of Christmas  Book 16   2002
Lakeside Getaway
Easy Elegance
Candle Light,Burning Bright
Natural Noel
Starry Evening
Winter Majesty
Naturally Christmas
Flea Market Fancies
The Spirit of Christmas  Book 17  2003
Natural By Design
Snow Business
Christmas Provencal
Contemporary Classics
Woodland Wonder
A Night to Remember
Twelfth Night Splendor
  I hope you enjoyed this series celebrating Christmas in July!!

Links to this series are now on my Side Bar!!

Soon I will be posting some Christmas and Winter treasures that I recently bought so I hope you will come by and visit  again!!

And thanks to those who took the time out of their busy day to spend a little bit of time with me!!

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