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Welcome to the 2015 Simply Me Holiday Gift guide! The holidays should be fun. At times finding the perfect gift, great deals, decorating and recipes can be overwhelming. The Simply Me Blog wants to put the fun back into the Holidays so over the next several weeks I will be posting great gifts for everyone, decorating tips, recipes and everything in-between!
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Do you recall when you were small…and reindeer flew, snowmen spoke, and Santa came to town? On November 3rd, kall of our favorite were re-released in the Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collection
SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN’ TO TOWN! 45TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTOR’S EDITION, FROSTY THE SNOWMAN 45TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTOR’S EDITION and THE ORIGINALCHRISTMAS CLASSICS ANNIVERSARY COLLECTOR’S EDITION GIFT SET featuring all-new bonus material, including singing, fun facts, crafts and more!
These beloved Christmas classics have warmed the hearts and hearths of families for 45 years. Whether you are celebrating lasting family traditions or making new memories, no holiday is complete without gathering your family around the living room for the most popular holiday specials in television history!
Also available is an all new The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector’s Edition Gift Set. This must-own collection features the 45th Anniversary editions of Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town and Frosty the Snowman, plus Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 50th Anniversary Collector’s Edition, Frosty Returns, Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol, The Little Drummer Boy, and Cricket on the Hearth!
About the Titles and Bonus Features
Santa Claus is Comin' To Town! 45th Anniversary Collector's Edition
Create joyful memories with this delightful tale of the original Santa Claus--Kris Kringle. Discover the true meaning ofChristmas with this classic story that the whole family will enjoy.
ALL-NEW Bonus Features:
- Be an Artist and Create – Learn to draw Santa and Topper the Penguin from DreamWorks Animation's Director of Character Animation Joe Vance. Plus, craft activities for the whole family.
- Kringle Jingle - It's a holiday tradition to sing carols with friends and loved ones. With this musical feature, some adorable young children lead the singing of the classic holiday song, "Santa Claus is Comin' To Town." A delightful way to get into the holiday spirit.
- Santa Special Delivery - In honor of the 45th anniversary, enjoy a peek inside Santa's mailbag to learn 45 fun and interesting facts about the Rankin/Bass holiday special and the Christmas holiday.
Frosty The Snowman 45th Anniversary Collector's Edition
Celebrate the season with Frosty the Snowman, and share this beloved, original classic story of how the world's most famous snowman came to life one day. This anniversary edition has new special features that will make Frosty the Snowman a hit for the whole family. Sing, laugh and create wonderful holiday memories for years to come.
ALL-NEW Bonus Features:
- Be an Artistand Create- DreamWorks Animation's Director of Character Animation Joe Vance teaches viewers how to draw Frosty and Santa from this holiday classic. Later, his wife, Joanie Vance, a Kindergarten teacher, joins in and provides instructions for some fun and festive art projects to create using the newly made character drawings. This is a great way for the whole family to spend time together around the holidays.
- Magical Melody – Sing along to the thumpety, thump, thump sounds of the popular tune, Frosty the Snowman
- Frosty Snowflake Surprises - In honor of the 45th Anniversary of the Rankin/Bass holiday special, enter a magical winter wonderland to learn 45 fun and interesting facts about everyone’s favorite snowman and this wonderful time of year. There are also some surprises along the way from an adorable bunch of helpful kids.
- Also includes the 23-minute holiday special Frosty Returns!
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition
Celebrate 50 years of "The Most Famous Reindeer of All" with this Original Christmas Classic® told and sung by Burl Ives! Relive the magic when Rudolph visits the Island of Misfit Toys and Santa asks Rudolph to guide his sleigh on Christmas Eve.
Classic Bonus Features:
- Rudolph Unwrapped - Learn 50 Fun facts about the creation of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
- Sam the Snowman's Sing-Alongs - Sing along with two of the most beloved songs from the TV Special: Holly Jolly Sing Along and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Sing Along.
- Pop Up Book – Watch the pages come to life as Sam the Snowman tell you the story of Rudolph.
- Learn to Draw - Sketch classic characters Rudolph, Hermey and Bumble.
The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector’s Edition Gift Set
Share the wonder and the joy of these seven timeless stories with your children and grandchildren…creating new memories and holiday traditions that you will cherish through the years.
Gift Set Includes:
- Santa Claus is Comin' To Town!® 45th Anniversary Collector's Edition
- Frosty The Snowman 45th Anniversary Collector's Edition
- Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition
- Plus Frosty Returns, Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol, Little Drummer Boy, and Cricket on the Hearth!