Special Decorations Make Holidays Priceless - The Villages Daily Sun: In Today's Daily Sun

Special Decorations Make Holidays Priceless

Posted: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 8:00 am

Jack Ciotti really starts feeling the holiday spirit the moment he pulls out his Christmas decorations. But his choices for decking the halls are anything but traditional. Ciotti, of the Village of Country Club Hills, goes for a more retro look. “My decorations are mostly from the 1950s and 1960s,” Ciotti said. “That’s when I was a kid, and those were the best Christmases.” Christmas is the season for nostalgia. Old photos, toys and even certain smells can take people back in time to the Christmases of their childhoods. Many Villagers have keepsakes that help them remember those special times and people with whom they shared the holidays.

               

Read this story and many others in Wednesday’s edition of the Daily Sun.