Features WATCH: Christmas before Christmas By Scroll - November 2, 2019 0 9 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp According to thechristmasarchives.org, originally, people kept their decorations for much longer than Americans do now, extending the Christmas season until Feb. 2. For many centuries, the natural evergreen boughs were the only Christmas decorations used. KAITLIN MCKENNA | Scroll Photography A video by Amber Romriell The time has come to put away Halloween costumes and decorations as agreed by most. Now comes the debate of beginning Christmas celebrations in November. Watch the video to see what BYU-Idaho students think about the topic.