Vancouver, B.C., May 23, 2016
Happy Victoria Day 2016!
The time has come again for celebrating the birthday of our former Queen Victoria. She, who was also known as ‘’the grandmother of Europe’’, died already in the year 1901, but we still honor her 115 years later in Canada for the great woman that she was.
Her most important accomplishments were that she led the United Kingdom to industrial, scientific and cultural prosperity and that she helped to expand the British Empire to its largest size under her reign.
Find out more about Queen Victoria and the Victoria Day.
For Victoria Day we also like to set up decoration with the help of our Herrnhut Stars, especially with the Canadian colors. Our favorite for this day is the star chain, which can bring together the colors red and white. A lovely sight for every home!
Enjoy the festivities of the Victoria Day 2016 everyone!
Do you need some inspiration for this year's Easter decoration? An Easter decoration can be very versatile. Whether Easter bunnies, lambs or colorful eggs, classic, natural or modern: Here you will find the most beautiful Easter decorations for the holidays. Even our brilliant Herrnhut Stars often are part of it. Let yourself be inspired!
The Vancouver Christmas Market is finally back! Downtown Vancouver’s beloved holiday tradition returns for the 11th time from Nov 13 - Dec 24 to Jack Poole Plaza. One week earlier than usual, for less crowding and even more chances for everyone to attend. For many residents and visitors alike, a yearly stop over at the Vancouver Christmas Market has become a seasonal ritual. Also, a large number of vendors have been loyal to the market for many years.