Christmas catalogs are a nostalgic favorite that remain a great way to create a Christmas wish list and purchase gifts and holiday decor. Although online shopping has become extremely popular, there are a surprising number of retailers that still offer printed Christmas catalogs you can have mailed to your home.
Specialty Christmas Catalogs
If you are looking for catalogs that have a complete Christmas focus, there are several options, from ones that focus specifically on ornaments to those that offer all kinds of Christmas items, from ornaments and stockings to lights and Christmas decor. These catalogs are for retailers that specialize in Christmas items no matter what time of year it is
Bronner the World's Largest Christmas Store
The Bronner catalog has tons of Christmas items to choose from. It features items like dozens of different personalized ornaments and stockings, themed ornaments, Christmas window and tabletop decor, nativity scenes, indoor/outdoor Christmas decorations, and Christmas figurines. They offer their full catalog for free. You can request it via email sign up, print order form, or phone.
Evangeline's Specialties features beautiful Christmas decor and Christmas lighting. Options include lighted stars, Christmas trees, angels, religious scenes, wreaths, reindeer, and more. They also offer Christmas-themed banners, outdoor decor for homes and businesses, wreaths, pop up Christmas trees, animated lights, and lots of outdoor decor and yard lighting. They even have yard arches and life-size nativity sets! You can order a print catalog by filling out a form on their website.
Old World Christmas
Old World Christmas specializes in lovely blow glass Christmas ornaments. These are available in hundreds of different themes and styles, so you can get the perfect ornaments for your home and everyone on your list. You can request a catalog from some Christmas stores, such as Christmas in Prescott by email or by filling out an online form. However, be aware that this popular catalog usually runs out very quickly, It's so popular that it comes out in the March before Christmas! Visit the Old World Christmas website to view ornaments online or to get a printable version of their collector's ornaments.
Vermont Christmas Catalog
The Vermont Christmas Catalog features Advent calendars and other Advent items, nativity sets, cards, puzzles, wreaths, holiday candy, nativity sets, and more. They guarantee their products, and you can return any item other than candy Advent calendars and custom products within 30 days. You can request a calendar via the form on their website.
Balsam specializes in artificial trees, Christmas decor, garland, and wreaths. In addition, they have a beautiful selection of Christmas decor such as snow globes, collectible Christmas figures, tree decor and lighting, yard decorations, and candles. The company focuses on high quality, realistic looking decor to make your home perfect for the holidays. Fill out the Balsam Hill Catalog request form on their website to automatically receive their Christmas catalog by mail at the beginning of the holiday season.
Christmas Catalogs That Give Back to Charities
If you're looking for a way to give gifts or celebrate the season in a way that gives back, these Christmas charity catalogs might be just what you want.
Servv is a unique retailer that specializes in fair trade home decor, jewelry, gifts. The holiday edition catalog includes a handy gift guide. It also features ornaments, nativity sets, candles, table decor, throw pillows, holiday wall decor, and more. Fill out the Servv catalog form request to have the catalog mailed to your home for free.
St. Jude Holiday Gift Book
Request the St. Jude Holiday Gift Book online for gifts that make a difference. Find items like holiday pajamas, kids' apparel, toys and plush, ornaments inspired by patient art, Christmas home decor, mugs, throws, and kitchen items among others.
World Wildlife Fund
The World Wildlife Fund catalog has holiday gifts that support their mission to help endangered animals and support global conservation efforts. The catalog features dozens of symbolic adoptions for different species. When you give adopt one of the animals, you'll get an adorable plush representing it (sizes vary based on gift levels). Request the catalog online by filling out their web form.
The Samaritan's Purse catalog features gifts that support the Samaritan's purse mission of helping people around the world in the name of Jesus Christ. It is a nondenominational Christian organization and their holiday catalog includes gifts that you can donate, such as livestock or hospital renovations, that help people across the globe. If you are looking for a gift for a hard-to-buy-for person, consider donating one of these memorable gifts in his or her name.
Christmas Catalogs for Home Items and Gifts
Turn to catalogs to find great items to get your home ready for the holidays as well as give you ideas for great Christmas gifts.
Crate and Barrel
Crate and Barrel offers monthly catalogs, and their holiday catalog features lots of great items like tree and mantel decor, holiday kitchen items, items for holiday entertaining and baking, and lots of ideas for great Christmas gifts for kids and adults. Fill out the Crate and Barrel catalog request for to begin receiving catalogs.
Neiman Marcus Christmas Book
The Neiman Marcus Christmas Book costs $15, but this hefty catalog is brimming with holiday home items and exciting Christmas gifts, from elegant stocking stuffers to unique and designer gifts. Get everything from metallic holiday placemats to a giant mechanical reindeer. They begin sending out the catalog in the fall.
Check out the LTK Commodities holiday catalog for home gifts, decor, toys, pet items, bed and bath gifts, kitchen goods, and much more. The catalog also boasts indoor and outdoor holiday decorations and hundreds of special deal items at low prices. The company is focused on providing quality items at affordable prices, so it's a good option if you have a long list of items to buy.
The Lakeside Collection
The Christmas Catalog from Lakeside Collection highlights gifts, home decor, outdoor products, pet gifts, tree trimming. They are also focused on quality and value and even offer personalized items. They send out monthly catalogs, so sign up at any time and you'll be on the mailing list for the holiday edition.
Request Miles Kimball catalogs to shop for items like cards, home decor, seasonal holiday items, kitchen goods, home products, hobby items, books, and gifts for kids and adults. They have three catalog options - get one or all three. The regular catalogs will feature a holiday version with a host of different items to browse, or request the Miles Christmas Cards catalog or the Candy Shoppe catalog. Miles Kimball was established in 1935, so it's a company that has proven itself to customers.
Carol Wright Gifts
The Carol Wright Gifts holiday catalog includes housewares, clothing, health and beauty products, As Seen on TV gifts, and outdoor and auto items. The company was established in 1972 and has been a leader in catalog shopping (though you can now shop online as well). It comes out in fall so you have plenty of time to shop.
Harriet Carter Gifts
Harriet Carter Gifts is also a great source for gifts, As Seen on TV, and Christmas/holiday decor. Fill out the Harriet Carter Gifts catalog request online (you can take a sneak peek at the PDF catalog if you can't wait to get it by mail) to get your holiday copy. Harriet Carter was originally a mail-order business established in 1958, and still offers catalog shopping as well as online shopping.
Land's End is known for its quality apparel, home items promotional items, and more.They send out catalogs regularly, so just complete the Land's End request form to be on the list for Christmas catalogs. You can choose from the regular catalog, plus size, men's', kids, home, school, or business outfitters. Depending on which you subscribe to, you find items like Christmas family pajamas, cozy throw blankets, warm winter coats and boots, and even items for your pets.
MIdnight Velvet is focused on fashion and decor, offering an array of home goods, clothing jewelry, and more. The Midnight Velvet holiday catalog edition includes a gift guide and items like special occasion dresses and suits. Sign up online to receive the print catalog.
Country Christmas Catalogs
Whether you live life in the country, have a farm, homestead, or are just one of the many people who love country-style decor and gifts, you have lots of options for country Christmas catalogs.
Piper Classics is a popular country decor retailer, so naturally you'll find the Christmas catalog filled with home goods and seasonal decor in country styles, such as curtains, quilts, rugs, kitchen and bath, holiday table items, calendars, cards, and garland. You can request a Piper Classic print catalog online, and they also send out seasonal flyers on occasion. They offer one standard catalog and one Christmas catalog per year.
The Lehman's store specializes n far, hearth, and household product. You can get the Lehman's print catalog for free if you're willing to weight eight to 10 weeks, or pay $2 shipping to get it between seven to 10 business days. You can request a catalog by contact form or phone. Browse items from their Christmas Store like cookware, toys, stockings, food gifts, and gifts for those who love the outdoors.
The Vermont Country Store
The Vermont Country store has been offering functional and unique country-themed products for over seven decades. Their Christmas Store includes holiday tableware, holiday sleepwear, and apparel, slippers, bedding, outwear, rustic bath and body products, candles, and country food gifts. Request the Vermont Christmas catalog online (their print curtain catalog is also available for request.
Country Door sells farmhouse and country home goods, furniture, and decor. The Country door holiday catalog has country seasonal decor, holiday bedding, throw pillows, wreaths, serving dishes, ornaments, and lots of other country Christmas items. Fill out the catalog request form on their website.
Plow and Hearth
Plow and Hearth's original retail location in Virginia has grown to over 25 locations plus an online store. You can get the Plow and Hearth print catalog for the holidays by putting your information into their request page. Their Holiday Shop includes hearthside gifts, yard and garden items, artificial trees, throw pillows and rugs, ornaments and rustic indoor and outdoor decor.
Catalogs for Christmas Novelties, Crafts, and Party Supplies
Find catalogs that offer fun novelty items, crafts, favors, party supplies and more for your Christmas celebrations.
Oriental Trading is well-known for its crafts and novelties. The Oriental Trading holiday catalog options include their regular Christmas catalog, a holiday craft catalog, a holiday party catalog, and a faith-focused holiday catalog. You'll find items for parties, crafts, decor, stocking stuffers, and lots of other fun products to celebrate the season with. Just click on which catalogs you want to get it in the mail.
If you are into crafts or stamping or have someone on your gift list who is, you'll want to request the Stampin' Up Holiday Catalog. It's filled with stamps, kits, and gift ideas perfect for craft-lovers or can help you mark cards and decor for the holidays.
Fun Express is an online party supply and novelty store, but they also offer a print catalog as well. Request a Fun Express catalog to shop items like holiday candy, crafts, party tableware, gift bags, stocking stuffers, ornaments and other holiday surprises. Find seasonal items that will help you throw the perfect holiday party or gathering.
Christmas Catalogs for Edible Gifts
Edible gifts are great for everyone on your Christmas list.
Swiss Colon is a gourmet food brand that offers a variety of Christmas food gifts ranging from cakes and desserts to nuts and gourmet meats and cheeses. They also offer sugar-free and gluten-free foods. They have been in business since 1926, so you can feel confident requesting the Swiss Colony Christmas catalog to make Christmas gift orders from.
Pecans on Peachtree
If you have nut-lover on your Christmas list, you may want to request the Pecans on Peachtree holiday catalog. They specialize in pecan gifts, such as fancy pecans, roasted pecans, pecan candies, nut mixes, as well as gift towers, trays and baskets.
The Peanut Shop
Another option for people who love nuts is The Peanut Shop. The Peanut Shop holiday catalog features holiday peanut gifts like salted nuts, candied peanuts, seasoned nuts, chocolate peanuts, and others. Holiday tins, towers, baskets, and sets are available.
Who doesn't have a sweet tooth around the holidays? The Gardner's Candies Christmas catalog includes melt-aways, chocolate assortments, chocolate barks, chocolate-covered cherries, nut candies, and caramels among other treats. Request the catalog online or by phone.
Sarris Candies holiday catalog features chocolate assortments, nut gifts, chocolate covered pretzels, cookies, wrapped candies, candy bars, and cute shaped chocolates that look like Santas or Christmas trees. Thave have sugar-free varieties, too. Request the catalog by phone or on their website.
If you're interested in browsing gourmet food gifts, consider requesting the Hickory Farms catalog this season. There's something for everyone, from gourmets steaks, meats, and cheeses to sweet treats and candies. Wine, fruit, and other gift baskets are other options. Fill out their online form to be added to the mailing list.
Old Mill Foods is unique in that it focuses on food gifts from the Great Smoky Mountain Region. Request the Old Mill Foods catalog to browse items like Christmas pickles, syrups, baking mixes, breads, jams, and pies. Make the request online via their form or by phone.
Christmas Toy Catalogs
Christmas toys are a staple! All kids love waking up on Christmas morning to open an exciting present from Santa (or mom or dad). These catalogs can help you complete your holiday toy shopping,
The Toy Network
The Toy Network has a holiday toy catalog you can request in print. You'll find fun items like Christmas hats, stockings, novelty jewelry, Christmas squishies, toy clip-ons, whistles, small toys gifts, and more. Find ideas for lots of great stocking stuffers for all the kids on your list.
Lego Holiday Catalog
The Lego Preholiday catalog has loads of great toy ideas for lego lovers and lego newbies alike. There are tons of options for boys, girls, and even older lego fans. Fill out the form (you'll need to have cookies enabled) and get this fun catalog.
American Girl Dolls are a coveted Christmas gift by children across the nation. Get the American Girl Catalog and browse dolls, accessories, and books for your little one to make his or her Christmas dreams come true,
Fat Brain Toys
Fat Brain Toys features lots of fun and education toys that will help children have fun, learn, and express their creativity. Request the Fat Brain Toys catalog to find items like play treehouses, sensory toys, baby toys, towers, learning wagons, mini-trampolines, puzzles, and much more.
Wrapping and Cards
Wrapping paper and cards are essentials for the holiday season. Get these catalogs to put the finishing touches on your gifts.
Nashville Wraps has an assortment of holiday wrapping and packaging materials. Fill out the catalog request form to get it for free by mail. Fin wrapping paper, bags, ribbon, tags, boxes, tissue and more in dozens of fun prints and patterns, from traditional holiday styles to hunting themes and nativity styles.
Current's holiday catalog includes greeting cards, stationery, Christmas decor, stocking stuffers, treat holders and other Christmas accents. You can even find order letters from Santa and matching sticker sets.
Personalized gifts have a special feel that can make anyone feel how much you care for them.
An option for gifts, home, and holiday decor with many personalized items is Lillian Vernon. Fill out the catalog request form on the Lillian Vernon website to get it mailed for free. Find items like personalized stockings and Christmas along with lots of personalized items for the home like cutting boards, coasters, signs, table runners and photo gifts. They also have a good selection of non-personalized items for Christmas decorating, the home, and gift-giving like toys and kitchenware.
If you are looking for a variety of personalized gifts, Christmas decor, home products, and ornaments, get a copy of the Personal Creations catalog. Options include useful, stylish items like mugs, doormats, trays, beverage holders, steps stool, and picture frames as well as Christmas-specific items.
Wrapping and Cards
Wrapping paper and cards are essentials for the holiday season. Get these catalogs to put the finishing touches on your gifts.
Nashville Wraps has an assortment of holiday wrapping and packaging materials. Fill out the catalog request form to get it for free by mail. Fin wrapping paper, bags, ribbon, tags, boxes, tissue and more in dozens of fun prints and pattersn, from traditional holiday styles to hunting themes and nativity styles.
Current's holiday catalog include greeting cards, stationary, Christmas decor, stocking stuffers, treat holders and other Christmas accents. You can even find order letters from Santa and matching sticker sets.
Personalized gifts are a special way to show anyone how much you care.
An option for gifts, home, and holiday decor with many personalized items isLillian Vernon. Fill out the catalog request form on the Lillan Vernon website to get it mailed for free. Find items like personalized stockings and Christmas along with lots of personalized items for the home like cutting boards, coasters, signs, table runners and photo gifts. They also have a good selection of non-personalized items for Christmas decorating, the home, and gift giving like toys and kitchenware.
If you are looking for a variety of personalied gifts, Christmas decor, home products, and ornaments, get a copy of the Personal Creations catalog. Options include useful, stylish items like mugs, door mats, trays, beverage holders, steps stool, and pictures frames as well as Christmas-specific items.
Sometimes you need something out of the ordinary for a gift, whether you are looking for something especially memorable or need a gift for the person who has everything.
Uncommon goods is known for their unique gift items. Submit your Uncommon Goods catalog request, and in a few weeks you can shop for items like unique artwork and artistic ornaments, make-your-own hot-sauce kits, specialty bamboo trays, musical wine glasses, therapy dough, recycles glass nightlights, handcrafted jewelry, or unusual games.
The Brecks Gifts catalog features flowers, plants, decorated trees, gifts, food, and more. If you have someone on your list who loves plants and flowers, they have plenty to choose from, including many different Amaryllis plants, house plants, miniature decorated trees, gardening gifts, greenery, and even unique clubs like Bulb of the Month.
African American Expressions
African American Expressions sells items geared toward African Americans. Their holiday catalog can be requested online or by phone and features Christmas and holiday items
If you are looking for innovative gifts, request the Sharper image holiday gift guide. Find gifts like personalized bobbleheads, sport-themed tree skirts, unique personal care products, high-tech auto and kitchen gifts, home comfort and care, cool electronic games for kids, and specialty home decor.
Modern Christmas Catalog Shopping Tips
Making your selections with a catalog and purchasing the products online provides the perfect blend of the old and the new. While there is just something special about flipping through the pages of a print catalog, you can easily find products you're interested in by browsing through the catalog. When visiting the website to make your purchase, your order is processed quickly, you receive up-to-the-minute information on the availability of the sizes and colors you want, and you may be eligible for special sales and discounts.
Requesting a Catalog
A simple way to get a print catalog is to visit the website for the retailer you would like a catalog from and fill out their catalog request forms. An online or mail-order purchase from a company offering a catalog will usually put you on the mailing list as well. You may be able to find a catalog in retail stores or sign up to receive one there. Checking out a catalog request clearinghouse like Catalogs.com is another option.
Other Catalog Tips
- Just like in the past, catalogs are great for creating wish lists. Mark the pages with your favorites, and leave them around the house for a not-so-subtle hint to your family.
- If you're giving someone a gift card, include a catalog, so they can have an instant look at the things they can purchase.
- Even if you prefer to browse through a catalog, most places also offer online purchasing, which can be faster and easier.
A Fun Tradition
Looking through Christmas catalogs is a longstanding and fun tradition. Many retailers continue to offer them even in this age of digital trends and online shopping. Enjoy the fun of flipping through a print catalog and get all the holiday items you need.