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A Quality Test - Extreme Edition

A Quality Test - Extreme Edition

Putting Our Lights to the Ultimate Watery Test! We’ve all felt that disappointment. It’s the first of December, and you venture up to the attic to retrieve last years’ Christmas lights. Expectantly, you plug them in and… nothing. At Christmas Direct,...
Christmas Lighting for your Home

Christmas Lighting for your Home

Simple tips to help you turn your home into a wonderland of Christmas lights! To us, Christmas should be a year-round event. We love the vast variety of lights that twinkle, sparkle, and even change colours to invoke the Christmas spirit. Yet choosing th...
Decorating with Christmas Garlands and Wreaths

Decorating with Christmas Garlands and Wreaths

If we asked you to picture a classic Christmas scene you may conjure up an image of stockings  hanging with candy canes by the fireplace, children opening gifts around the Christmas Tree, or even Mum and Granny arguing about the chocolate sprinkles atop ...
Dictionary of Terms

Dictionary of Terms

Want to talk our language? Tungsten Tungsten is a hard, rare metal with an extremely high melting point Filament An incandescent light bulb is an electric light which produces light with a filament wire heated to a high temperature by...
Fabulous Festoon Lights

Fabulous Festoon Lights

Festoon lights are the biggest trend in lighting right now. You may know them as bistro lights, café lights, large globe lights …. the list goes on. In essence they are simple globes lit by LED bulbs which create a stunning effect when used both outdoor an...
Ideas for Wedding Lighting

Ideas for Wedding Lighting

Magical Lighting Ideas for Your Special Day From twinkling string lights  to vintage festoon lights , the right wedding lighting can express your style and create an unforgettable atmosphere. Nothing sets the mood for your wedding quite like li...
Our Guide to Buying an Artificial Christmas Tree

Our Guide to Buying an Artificial Christmas Tree

In most homes and Christmas displays, your tree is the focal point so it's important to get it right.  If you have decided to invest in an artificial Christmas tree then always try to buy the best possible tree for your money. This guide will help you ...
Our Baublecraft Activity Kits

Our Baublecraft Activity Kits

Baublecraft Activity Kits - Fun For All the Family! Get creative with the kids (and the grown ups!) this Christmas! We're big fans of anything that gets the creative juices flowing for kids and encourages families to have fun together to make personalised...
Mains Festoon Lights E27 Screw Bulb Instructions

Mains Festoon Lights E27 Screw Bulb Instructions

How-to: Festoon Bulb Installation At Christmas Direct we want you to get the best use out of your purchase.  We've put together this handy guide to show you how to tighten your bulbs enough to get a good, weatherproof seal, without over tightening ...
Lights for your garden

Lights for your garden

Whatever the size of your outdoor space, it can be transformed with careful lighting. Just a few fairy lights twinkling in the trees can truly add atmosphere to even the most low key of evenings. In a small place, a set of battery operated lights ...
LED String Lights and their benefits

LED String Lights and their benefits

Christmas Direct LEDs are a high quality, commercial grade product. The system of Diodes means that there are no bulbs to replace or become damaged. They are also incredibly robust and essentially; extremely inexpensive to run. Remember that not all LEDs...

Welcome to Christmas Direct

Christmas Direct has been supplying high quality Christmas lights, garlands and baubles for nearly 20 years.

Today, we believe our top of the range Pro Series lights are the best in the UK, while our new range of luxury Christmas garlands stands apart in terms of quality and originality.

We also offer our Home Range lights for both indoor and outdoor use, combining Christmas Direct quality with High Street prices.

Add to that our extensive ranges of festive wreaths, garlands and glass style baubles, and we firmly believe we have something to offer everyone at Christmas – or any other time of year.