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Christmas is lurking around everyone's doorsteps. Maybe you're starting to see a legion of shoppers flocking the streets of Manila buying gifts or scoring unmissable bargain deals for decors. After all, putting up a Christmas tree adorned by dancing lights and other ornaments around the house has become a holiday standard for many Filipinos. If you're still in the conceptualization stage of your Christmas extravaganza this year, let these spots help your vision!
Stalls after stalls selling handicrafts, homeware, and Christmas ornaments welcome shoppers who enter Dapitan Arcade. It's always best to have a Christmas tree in your house, and Dapitan Arcade offers Christmas trees in different sizes. They have a four-foot tree for people with limited home space. If you want something that everyone will look up to (literally), eight-foot Christmas trees are waiting too. The best part? You can also shop for their products online!
Mayon St, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
This shop is always ready to handle your Christmas embellishment needs. Natural Art offers flower arranging, pocket gardening, made to order bouquets, and even Christmas decorating services! But of course, you have the creative freedom to make your own Christmas theme. Get your hands on Natural Art's snow-themed wreaths, garlands, artificial poinsettia, ribbons, beaded Christmas balls, and tabletop ornaments. They also have pre-decorated small Christmas trees that you can easily set up and quickly store once Christmas is over.
801 Tayuman St, Tondo, Manila, 1013 Metro Manila, Philippines
Make room for colorful Christmas village figurines inside your home from Christmas Factory. It’s made of polyresin with fiberglass that you can put on the center table of your living room. There are also cute Christmas decorations like candy canes and gift boxes here pleading to be hanged on your walls.
565 AH Lacson Street, corner F. Jocson Street, Sampaloc, Manila, 1008 Metro Manila, Philippines
Chrysara NEST is your go-to shop for anything and everything about home decoration. Lighting, home accents, wall ornaments, you name it! Apart from your everyday home decors, Chrysara NEST also offers embellishments hollering the Christmas spirit. They parade handcrafted religious statuettes that will give a jovial feel of the holidays in every corner of your home. Chrysara NEST has its own team of designers and artisans, so expect to see unique decors inside their store.
E Rodriquez, Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, Philippines
While a green Christmas tree is an all-time classic, why not go for a different color this year? Check out Ingarden's vibrant red or snowy-white Christmas trees. Two-tone green Christmas trees are also available here if you really prefer a traditional one with a twist. Ingarden's Christmas trees measure between two to nine feet, giving you a range of options based on your home space.
60 11th Jamboree, Diliman, Quezon City, 1103 Metro Manila, Philippines
Don't overlook this shop on your Christmas shopping radar just because toys and colorful blooms are the popular items sold here. A variety of holiday embellishments are also sitting on the racks of Anding's Toys, and Flowers Inc. Cop their poinsettia-filled wreaths, pearl beads, or put nutcracker figures for your Christmas tree. A Christmas tree is more enthralling with lights, so keep an eye out for fairy lights and pearl light bulbs here as well.
NDCC Building, Sta Elena St, Binondo, Manila, 1012 Metro Manila, Philippines
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As this store's name suggests, Santa Claus figurines are the star of their showroom in Bonifacio Ave. Santa Claus dressed as a baker or sitting on a swing, these figurines are guaranteed to catch anyone's attention once they enter your home. You can also build a Christmas village of your own when you buy items here like mini trains, churches, carollers, houses, and more!
#11 St Anne, Marikina, 1800 Metro Manila, Philippines
A bright pastel pink Christmas tree? Yes, it exists, and you can get one in Designer Blooms. Prepare a considerable space for this one because it stands eight feet tall. Visitors will undoubtedly marvel at your tree's beauty and eye-pleasing color. Match it with Designer Blooms’ pink-themed decoration set, and you're ready for a sparkling pink Christmas.
KM Unit A, 18 E Service Rd, Muntinlupa, Metro Manila, Philippines
Be transported into a Christmas wonderland once you step inside Unique Novelties and Toys Corporation's premises. Colorful Christmas balls, artificial poinsettias, figurines, candy canes, pre-decorated Christmas trees, anything you can think of, they’ve got it here! Just bring a decor checklist, and you'll most likely find the items you need here. They also have an inverted Christmas tree if you desire something unique. Unique Novelties and Toys Corporation is open until Saturday, so you have all the time to shop for your decor needs.
15 Zorra, San Francisco del Monte, Quezon City, 1105 Metro Manila, Philippines
Nestled in Binondo, Taliba Marketing champions the spirit of supporting local Christmas lights. This shop has every color of Christmas lights on the rainbow that will illuminate your entire house. There are lots of shapes to choose from like stars, bells, and flowers! They also have other dazzling decorations featuring Santa Claus, cute snowmen, and reindee
627 M. De Santos St, Binondo, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines