Top Places To Start Your Holiday Decoration Shopping

November 20, 2012 7:00 AM

Christmas decorations are some of the best parts of the holiday: bright lights, garlands, beautiful bulbs and decorated wreaths. If you’re wondering where your neighbors got all of those amazing lawn ornaments, start at the top places for holiday shopping in Philadelphia.
Kindy’s Christmas Factory Outlet
2900 S. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19145
(215) 271-7600

Kindy’s Christmas Factory Outlet is the one-stop shop for all the Christmas decorations needed for inside and outside of the home. Kindy’s offers wreaths, lights, candles, garlands and just about anything else your family needs this holiday season. Kindy’s is a family owned and operated business that’s been trusted in the community for 30 years. The store prides itself on selling only Christmas décor at unbeatable prices, offering everything you need for Christmas parties, dinners and decorations for both indoors and outdoors.

2254 S. Weccacoe Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 334-1313

Orman has specialized in Christmas décor for more than 45 years as a direct distributor. This allows it to compete with mainstream competitors on pricing. Not only does it boast great prices, but it’s got a great selection of everything you need to make the house sparkle this holiday. Orman offers lights, garlands and a great selection of ornaments in stock that are perfect for any home.

Christmas Village
JFK Plaza
1500 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 207-1246

The Christmas Village is one of the most popular Christmas events in Philadelphia. It’s typically held every year in front of City Hall; however, due to construction, it will be held at Love Park, which is across the street, in 2012. At the Christmas Village, there will be vendors selling all types of unique gifts and treats as well as ornaments and accessories to hang on the Christmas tree or outside. Christmas Village will have its grand opening ceremony Nov. 24, with a sneak peak Nov. 22, and will close up shop on Christmas Eve.

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Reading Terminal Market
51 N. 12th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 922-2317

Reading Terminal Market is a landmark in Philadelphia that features amazing food and the work of Amish, Mennonite and other area communities under one roof selling fresh and handmade goods. This is the best place to find Christmas ornaments unlike any others and know exactly where they came from. Enjoy delicious food as you shop for the perfect, unique, hand-crafted ornaments available.

Pine Wreath and Candle
Peddler’s Village
5800 Upper York Road
Lahaska, Bucks County, PA 18938
(215) 794-7060

Pine Wreath and Candle is a beautiful (and fragrant!) store nestled inside Peddler’s Village. It’s open all year round, and the store is filled with scented goods and intriguing Christmas decor. The Christmas decor from this store is unlike any other, with collections of ornaments from every place on this planet. The Christmas Festival held in Peddler’s Village during the weekend of Dec. 1 through 2 is a delight for the family.

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Janet Todd is a freelance writer covering all things Philadelphia. Her work can be found on

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