Ellf Christmas

The Sixth Day of Romance

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today's theme:

CHristmas cheer

The best way to spread Christmas is cheer singing loud for all to hear.
— Buddy the Elf

a note from eLLf Christmas's sponsor, Lauren Layne

 

Hi everyone!

I'm sure it surprises nobody that we're a huge fan of Christmas here at eLLf Christmas. On a good year, we make it to Thanksgiving before turning on Michael Bublé's Christmas. On a bad year, we may not make it to Halloween ;-)

Which means that today is ALL about the music! We've got holiday album recommendations, our favorite versions of "Baby It's Cold Outside," a custom eLLf Christmas playlist, plus the chance to win a six-month subscription to Spotify Premium (our music service for EVERYTHING).

xoxo,

the Christmas eLLf 

 


the best of "Baby it's cold outside"

Now, we'd be hard-pressed to name a Christmas song we don't like, but if we had to pick a favorite? Baby It's Cold Outside, hands down.

In fact, it was the first-dance song at Lauren Layne & Mr. Layne's wedding! (it'll 10 years on December 30, 2016!)

Anyway, we've rounded up some of our favorite versions!

 

Dean Martin & female chorus

We don't love that the female voices aren't even named, but this is one of the classic versions, and the one LL and Mr. Layne danced to!

 

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Darren Criss & Chris Colfer

Better known as the "Glee" version, and fun fact, just about the only version LL's low-ish voice can sing along with ;-)

 

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Idina Menzel & Michael Buble

Two of our favorite voices, singing our favorite song? Yes please!

 

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Jessica Simpson and Nick Lache

Um, yeah, can you tell LL grew up in the boy band era? #notashamed

 

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John Travolta & Oliva Newton-John

Admittedly not the strongest vocals on the list, but the Grease fans will delight in hearing Sandy and Danny together again! 

 

 

See the song in action! 

We've also rounded up our favorite video versions!

(1) Idina Menzel and Michael Buble voices + two cute kids + old Hollywood glamor vibe? Perfection

(2) Kurt and Blaine. Glee fans know what I'm talking about.

(3) Lady Gaga and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, because I know I'm not the only one with a crush on that guy.

(4) Okay, so there's not much to look at in the video, but you MUST watch this one for the lyrics. One of our favorites!


we've created a christmas cocktail playlist, just for you

 

Looking for the perfect blend of Christmas songs to get you in the holiday mood? We've got you! We've created an exclusive eLLf Christmas playlist with some of our favorites xmas songs. Perfect for your holiday party, your gift-wrapping soundtrack, champagne sipping, or singing along in the car. 

note: you can either listen to snippets of the song below, or access the full playlist here.

 

 

your favorite Holiday album!

Join the Facebook group to discuss your FAVORITE album/song, and if there are any other Baby It's Cold Outside fans out there?! Any versions we're missing?!

 

 
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On the sixth day of romance, eLLf Christmas gave to me ...

6-month subscription to spotify premium

In the spirt of music, we're sharing six months of non-stop music! We use Spotify exclusively for all our music-listening. Their premium services lets you skip the ads, download your playlists onto your iPhone (to listen to in the car!) and lets you play any song you want, as often as you want!

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Contest closed

 

(closes on December 11th with the launch of The Seventh Day of Christmas)  

To be eligible to win, all you have to do is be signed up to the eLLf Christmas community! (note, if you've signed up previously, you're all set! You're automatically eligible for each day's prize!


The Fine Print

Open to US & international entries. Winner must have a valid email address, as giveaway will be awarded in form of electronic gift card.