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Both setting up and taking down a Christmas tree are ... before or after these dates was even considered bad luck.

When to take down your Christmas tree, according to tradition

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Dec 23, 2015 ... Did you know it's bad luck to take down your Christmas tree on the wrong day?

When should I take down my Christmas decorations? - Telegraph

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Jan 4, 2016 ... A discarded Christmas tree is seen left on the streets of Battersea Photo: PA ... Popular superstition states that it's bad luck to leave your ...

Twelfth Night and Decorations - Woodlands Junior School

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It is unlucky to take down Christmas decorations after Twelfth Night. ... People believed that tree-spirits lived in the greenery (holy, ivy etc) they decorated their ...

When should you take your Christmas tree and decorations down ...

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Dec 29, 2015 ... According to tradition Christmas decorations should be taken down on Twelfth Night (January 5) otherwise you might be unlucky.

When do you take down your Christmas tree and decorations ...

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When do you take down your Christmas tree and decorations? .... My SIL takes it down on Christmas! .... Leaving it up past then is "bad luck." ...

Weigh In: When Do You Take Down the Christmas Tree ...

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Jan 16, 2014 ... I've never been exactly clear on when one is supposed to take down a Christmas tree. There's a fine line between keeping the festivity going as ...

Christmas decorations: When to take them down and what is Twelfth ...

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Jan 5, 2016 ... Christmas decorations: When to take them down and what is Twelfth Night? ... Festive: Twelfth night lets you know when it's time to bin the tree and vacuum ... Tradition: If you keep the decorations up too long it can be unlucky.

Christmas Superstitions : snopes.com

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Dec 24, 2009 ... We know to erect a Christmas tree, for instance, but we don't know why we're ... and lore is full of tales about those fool enough to cut down a holly ... Ivy, oddly enough, is usually considered a bad luck magnet when brought into a home. ... Some say the ritual burning should take place on Candlemas Eve (1 ...

Christmas Superstitions - SuperstitionsOnline.comSuperstitions ...

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Dec 13, 2009 ... It's unlucky to take down mistletoe used as a Christmas decoration. ... Place a branch of a cherry tree in water at the beginning of advent.

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When to put up and take down Christmas decorations varies by family. Some put them up as early as December 1st and leave them up until January 7 or so, others put them up on Christmas Eve and take them down the day after Christmas or New Year's Day.
In some cultures, it is considered bad luck to take down Christmas decorations before Twelfth Night, or January 6th.
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Superstitions About Christmas « The Psychic Well

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I have always heard that If you take your Christmas tree down before Jan 1st. You will have bad luck for the rest of the year. My sister who lives in another state ...

Christmas ends in confusion over when Twelfth Night falls - Telegraph

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Jan 6, 2009 ... It is widely thought of as the end of Christmas, and the date by which festive decorations must be taken down in order to avoid bad luck. ... While many churches are keeping theirs on show, England's most famous Christmas tree was ... and that anyone who forgets to take them down must leave them in ...

When to take down your Christmas tree in the new year – not before ...

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Dec 28, 2015 ... When should I take down my Christmas tree? ... down before January 5 (Twelfth Night) is no good either as this is seen as bad luck. If you don't ...