Recent Posts

October 24

Let's Meet An Extraordinary Artist: Debbee Thibault!

Get to know Debbee Thibault, a fabulous folk artist from California whose paper mache figures are world renowned!

We first met Debbee Thibault over 25 years ago at one of the preeminent folk art events in Southern California, and what a fateful meeting it was. Debbee Thibault's first Santa was made in 1985.

July 03


The 4th of July, election day or any American holiday is the perfect day to display your patriotism and fly the American flag.

Steeped in tradition, the symbol of our union has flown proud as we grow as a nation. Show off your patriotism and celebrate this 4th of July by learning a little bit about the storied history of the American flag!

June 14

It's Crystal Clear we love Vintage by Crystal!

We are featuring Vintage by Crystal, a wonderful line of figures and ornaments handmade in America.

We are thrilled to be carrying the American made Vintage by Crystal line at Traditions. These embellished spun cotton creations will be the collectibles of the future!

June 29

History of the Fourth of July

Ever wondered why we celebrate the 4th of July?

The Fourth of July has always been a uniquely American holiday, and with good reason. July 4th, 1776 was the day that America declared it's independence from Great Britain. But what happened in the days leading up to July 4th? We thought it would be interesting to take a look at the history of this wonderful holiday.