[imagebrowser id=99] This past week downtown merchants painted the town red and green and blue and…..focusing their attention on holiday window decorations and brushing off the meanest of grinches, these recessionary times. A Holiday Window Decorating Contest was held among the downtown merchants and their displays brighten up the streets of downtown. When strolling around downtown Kirkland this season, be sure to check out the decorated window displays as well as the lights, wreathes, garland and of course, the downtown Holiday Tree.
Voting took place this past week and the winning merchants of the Holiday Window Decorating Contest are:
1st Place – Linda Lu’s Consignment Boutique
2nd Place - KOAP
3rd Place - Chalet Cadeau Christmas Shop
4th Place – Simplicity Décor
Honorable Mentions included:
Special thanks to the sponsors of the contest: the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce, Kirkland Downtown Association, Kirkland Cultural Council, City ofKirkland, 4Culture and the Heathman Hotel.