Legends, Symbols, & Traditions

Legends, Symbols, & Traditions

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Bronner's Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions Book Updated Edition
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Christmas traditions bring an element of warmth and continuity to our holiday celebrations. This delightful soft-cover book explores 100 of the special legends and symbols that have inspired the beautiful ornaments sold at Bronner's CHRISTmas wonderland. The legend of the drummer boy and the symbol of the starfish are just two of the fascinating customs found in this text proudly printed in the USA. Featuring beautiful full-color illustrations by Bronner's staff artist Connie V. Larsen, our 52 page souvenir legends book is an updated edition of the text published in 2004 and includes 28 new entries. Our exclusive read is sure to stir memories, reinforce family traditions, and encourage the retelling of stories and legends you love so well for many years to come as your family draws closer!
When closed, this Bronner's Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions Book Updated Edition measures 9" tall by 6" wide. Created and printed in the USA.
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Bronner #1166090.
Small Garlic Clove Glass Ornament
$4.99
 
Add a clove of garlic to your recipe for one zesty Christmas celebration! Crafted of glass from Poland, our 1½" garlic clove ornament is sure to spice up your tree for years to come. A soft satin glaze adds a realistic appeal.
(Tradition of Garlic card included.)
Peacock With Feather Tail Glass Ornament
$13.99
 
Your special bird enthusiast will sing with delight to receive this dazzling peacock ornament! With a glass body and long feather tail, our spellbinding bird ornament is 3¼" tall by 12" wide. The glamorous tail of our pretty peacock includes teal fluff feathers, turquoise feathers, and three peacock feathers. The body of the bird is accentuated with gold, green, and blue glitter with purple rhinestones. Chunky blue glitter and hunter green feathers accent the head of this stunning peacock ornament. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, this peacock with feathers glass ornament is sure to be a conversation piece for years to come!
(Symbol of the Peacock card included.)
Dove And Peace Clear Glass Ornament
$19.99
 
Wish your loved ones Peace on Earth year after year with this charming dove ornament! Extraordinarily hand-painted in Italy, this 4" tall mouth-blown glass ornament features a stunning blue and white dove flying through subtle silver swirls. On the opposite side of this beautiful dove and peace clear ornament, the words "Peace on Earth" are painted in shimmering white with iridescent glitter accents.
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(Symbol of the Dove card included.)
Black And White Cow With Red Scarf Ornament
$11.99
 
Moo-ve the rest of your ornaments over for this beautiful bovine! Crafted of glass and accentuated with dazzling black glitter and a red felt scarf, this 3½" tall by 5" wide cow comes ready to hang with a gold cord. Your farmer or cow enthusiast will be udder-ly ecstatic to receive this cute cow as a gift this Christmas!
(Symbol of the Cow card included.)
Sunflower Formed Glass Ornament
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Your tree will bloom with a sunny touch of summer delight when you display this magnificent flower ornament! Exquisitely crafted from formed glass in Poland with stunning glitter and microbead accents, this 4" tall sunflower Christmas ornament is sure to be in season even during the holidays. Use this mesmerizing ornament to brighten up your gardening enthusiast's gift with a touch of natural beauty!
(Tradition of the Sunflower card included.)
Red Chili Peppers Spun Glass Ornament
$15.99
 
Add some spicy flavor to your Christmas tree with this string of five red hot chili peppers. Skillfully made of spun glass, each red glass pepper measures 4" and is tied to twine in an authentic Mexican design. Heat up your winter Holiday with this fanciful string of red hot chili peppers.
(Tradition of the Chili Pepper card included.)
Opal Brown Pinecone With Gold Glitter Ornament
$4.99
 
Pinecones are a natural addition to anyone’s evergreen tree! Accented with sparkling gold glitter, our pearly brown pinecone is 2½" tall and crafted of glass from Germany. This opal mocha pinecone is sure to have your friends and family pining for more!
(Tradition of the Pine Cone card included.)
Brown Pine Cone Glass Ornament
$4.99
 
Symbolic of everlasting life, evergreens thrive in the coldest winter. Pine cones have been used for centuries as Christmas decorations. This 3¼" tall glass ornament is hand crafted in Germany from a mold in the traditional European style. The opalescent toffee brown colored finish is adorned with gold glittered accents. This beautiful pine cone ornament will add a natural element to your holiday tree.
(Tradition of the Pine Cone card included.)
Edelweiss Bloom Glass Ornament
$11.99
 
Whether displayed as a symbol of love or a declaration of bravery, this 2½" glass ornament will bloom with beauty on your tree for seasons to come! Artfully crafted of glass from Germany, this edelweiss bloom ornament is beautifully colored in satin finishes, while glittering accents add an eye-catching and mythical appeal.
(Symbol of the Edelweiss card included.)
Black And White Rooster With Feather Ornament
$17.99
 
Legend holds that the only time the rooster crowed at midnight was when Christ was born. This charmingly crafted rooster is constructed in Poland of mouth-blown and hand-painted glass. Real feathers adorn his tail. Mounted on a spring clip, our watchful Rooster will appear to perch right on a branch of your Christmas tree. 3¼" tall x 4".
(Legend of the Rooster card included.)
Legend Of The Dreamcatcher Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
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Catch this dreamy ornament for the tree! Exclusively crafted for Bronner's from glass in Hungary, our 3" tall ornament is beautifully colored in a smooth satin beige finish. A Native American dreamcatcher is incredibly detailed on the front with dangling feathers and glittering turquoise "beads" while the "Legend of the Dreamcatcher" can be read in black on the back. Your Native American Indian enthusiast is sure to think you're a dream catcher when he or she sees this exquisite keepsake hanging on the tree!
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Bronner #1164339.
St. Christopher Round Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
Lovingly known as the patron saint of travelers, St. Christopher used his enormous size and physical strength to assist people across a dangerous river. One day, according to legend, St. Christopher transported a young child who proved to be Christ himself. This unique 3¼" round glass ornament features a colorful portrait of the Saint carrying the Christ child on his shoulder. Proudly produced in the USA, our St. Christopher ornament includes an inspiring synopsis of the Saint's life which can be read on the reverse side.
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Symbol Of The Claddagh Ring Glass Ornament
$10.99
 
An international symbol of love and friendship, this Claddagh ring ornament is sure to become a loyal addition to your tree year after year! Our 3" tall ornament is finished in smooth white satin and is exclusively crafted for Bronner's from glass in Hungary. The symbolic Irish Claddagh emblem, featuring a pair of hands holding a crowned heart, is prominently displayed in a metallic gold finish on the front with the words "love • loyalty • friendship", while the "Symbol of the Claddagh Ring" is printed in black on the back.
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Legend Of The Ladybug Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
Another Christmas without this treasure is sure to bug you! Exclusively crafted for Bronner's from glass in Hungary, our 3" tall white enameled ornament features a solitary ladybug glistening with ebony glitter accents gracing the front while the legend can be read on the back. Ladybug and legend enthusiasts are sure to be inspired by this unique keepsake for years to come!
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Tiger 3 Inch Glass Ornament
$11.99
 
You'll be wild for our majestic tiger glass ornament! Sprinkled with accents of green and black glitter, our 2¼" tall x 3" wide striped jungle cat ornament is exquisitely made in Poland and crafted of shimmering glass. A purrfect gift for those feline fans on you gift-giving list!!
(Symbol of the Tiger card included.)
Pink Pig With Glitter Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
This little porker will add an element of whimsy to your tree if not your Christmas dinner! Skillfully crafted of glass and colored with a generous amount of pink and irridescent glitter, this little ham measures 3" tall and comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Symbol of the Pig card included.)
Star Of Bethlehem Gold And Silver Glass Ornament
$7.99
 
Representing the guiding light that led the magi to the Christ-child, the star has been used to decorate Christmas trees for centuries. Our brilliant star of Bethlehem is crafted of glass with an alternating pattern of matte and shiny finishes and accented with sparkling gold glitter. Predominantly gold in color, this Christmas star has a shiny silver center that captures the light with a mesmerizing radiance. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, this beautiful 4" tall ornament will likely be the star of your ornament collection!
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(Symbol of the Star of Bethlehem card included.)
Glistening Candy Cane Glass Ornament
$11.99
 
More than just eye-candy, this ornament is a symbolic reminder of the Divine at Christmas time! It is told that the delicious candy cane received its shape after a shepherd's crook and that the twisting ribbons of color signify the Holy one. Our 4¼" tall glistening candy cane ornament is crafted of glass from Old World Christmas® with a stunning coat of glitter and embellished by a festive sprig of holly. Allow this timeless keepsake to inspire a festive and reverent spirit for CHRISTmases to come!
(Tradition of the Candy Cane card included.)
Santa With Lantern Glass Ornament
$24.99
 
The beauty and magic of the holiday season is exquisitely captured in our Santa with lantern glass ornament! This breathtaking ball features a moonlit sky and jolly St. Nick holding a brightly shining lantern to help light the way to a charming cottage, nestled between snow-covered evergreens and accented in silvery glitter. Proudly made in Poland of high-quality glass and measuring 3½" tall by 4" wide, our Santa with lantern is a one-of-a-kind ornament that is sure to become a cherished keepsake for years to come!
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(St. Nick...Santa Claus card included.)
Green And White Pine Cone Glass Ornament
$4.99
 
This pretty pinecone ornament will look right at home nestled in the branches of your tree! Expertly crafted of glass and painted in hues of moss green and pearl-white, this 3" tall ornament is accented with shimmering white glitter that dusts each tip like a gentle snowfall. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, this green and white pinecone ornament is a natural beauty outdoor enthusiasts are sure to pine for!
(Tradition of the Pine Cone card included.)
St. Anthony Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
Crafted of glass and proudly produced in the USA, this inspirational ornament features the likeness of St. Anthony in full color detail, holding a small child and a lily stalk. According to legend, when St. Anthony's cherished book of Psalms was stolen, he prayed to God that it would be found. The thief was so moved by St. Anthony's faith, that he returned the book. To this day, people pray through St. Anthony to find lost and stolen articles. The legend of St. Anthony is printed on the reverse side of this 3¼" tall ornament.
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St. Francis Of Assisi Round Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
Born in 1182, St. Francis of Assisi is credited with popularizing the use of the Nativity scene in Christmas celebrations. This unique 3¼" round glass ornament features a colorful portrait of the patron saint of animals and the environment. Depicted holding a dove and a Bible in a field of wildflowers, our St. Francis of Assisi ornament is proudly produced in the USA. An inspiring synopsis of the Saint's life can be read on the reverse side.
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Dragonfly Trail Glass Ornament
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Dragonflies grace warm spring days with their fragile beauty. Bring nature indoors this Christmas with our dragonfly trail glass ornament. Skillfully crafted of glass in Hungary exclusively for Bronner's, our 3" round bulb has a two-tone finish in olive green and silver. Adorned with a whimsical trail of glittering dragonflies, you're sure to find this ornament quite uplifting!
(Symbol of the Dragonfly card included.)
Legend Of The Celtic Cross Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
Remaining tied and true to its origin, the Celtic cross found on our unique ornament is expressively embedded with a Celtic knot design. This 3" tall ornament is finished in smooth white satin and is exclusively crafted for Bronner's from glass in Hungary. An earthy tone creates rich dimension in the gold Celtic cross found on the front of our ornament, while the legend can be read in black on the back. Celebrate God's eternal love at CHRISTmas by adding this legend of the Celtic cross ornament to the tree for friends and family to see!
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St. Patrick Round Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
Born in Scotland around the year 385, St. Patrick is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland. This unique 3¼" round glass ornament features a colorful portrait of the Saint we honor each March 17th on the anniversary of his death. Depicted holding a cloverleaf and staff with a cross symbol, our St. Patrick ornament is proudly produced in the USA. An inspiring synopsis of the Saint's life can be read on the reverse side.
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Candy Filled Stocking Ornament
$9.99
 
This fanciful red and white stocking overflowing with delights is one sweet vision! Expertly crafted from glass, this whimsical red and white striped stocking is filled with mouth-watering candy confections shimmering with glitter accents. Measuring 5" tall, this delicious candy filled stocking ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord and is sure to be a perfect fit on any tree!
(Legend of the Christmas Stocking card included.)
Blue Bird With Legend Glass Ornament
Reg. $9.99
Sale $6.98
 
A symbol of happiness, cheerfulness and joy, the blue bird is considered a messenger of love and a harbinger of wonderful things to come. Artfully crafted of glass, our 3¼" round bluebird ornament has a whimsical depiction of the popular bird painted with vivid glazes and a touch of sparkling glitter accents. This distinctive ornament includes a legend of the bluebird is printed on the reverse side. Made in the USA.
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Dolphin Family Spun Glass Ornament
$12.99
 
This ornament is sure to make a big splash on your tree! Two gorgeous spun glass dolphins hang from a clear monofilament line in this 3" tall nautical decoration. Delicate waves roll under the dolphins with their shining diamond eyes. Your ocean enthusiast will be thrilled to sea this dolphin family spun glass ornament!
(Symbol of the Dolphin card included.)
Polish Star Legend Glass Ornament
$9.99
 
The star plays an important role in traditional Polish Christmas celebrations. On Christmas Eve the first star of the night is named Gwiazda, meaning little star, in tribute to the Star of Bethlehem. At the moment it appears, greetings and good wishes are exchanged and families partake of Wigilia, the most carefully planned meal of the year. Produced exclusively for Bronner's by our supplier in Hungary, our 3" tall Polish Star glass ornament features an 8 pointed star painted in a vibrant red hue and accented with sparkling glitter. The tradition of the Polish star is printed on the reverse side of this distinctive ornament.
Bluebird Glass Clip-On Ornament
$13.99
 
A symbol of happiness, cheerfulness, and prosperity, bluebirds are considered messengers of love and a harbinger of wonderful things to come. Our delightful bluebird glass ornament was hand-crafted by skillful artists in Poland. Painted in vivid glazes with sparkling glitter accents, this exceptional 2¼" tall bluebird features a metal spring clip for secure and easy display on the branches of your Christmas tree or home display.
(Symbol of the Blue Bird card included.)
Yule Log Legend Glass Ornament
$10.99
 
Ancient European folklore states that lighting the yule log on Christmas would erase trouble from the past and bring prosperity to the household in the coming year. Yule certainly appreciate the charming details of our 3¼" round ornament which features a colorful rendition of a yule log delightfully decorated with spruce branches, pine cones and a festive red ribbon. Certain to spark your interest, the legend of the yule log is printed on the reverse side of this legend-ary ornament. Produced in the USA.
Pink Portly Pig Glass Ornament
$11.99
 
Whimsically designed, this portly pink pig glass ornament will add an element of unexpected humor to your tree! Crafted by skilled artisans in the Czech Republic, our endearing 2½" tall pig is hand-painted with charming attention to detail. Ham it up this Christmas with an ornament certain to add laughter and fun to your holiday celebrations!
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(Symbol of the Pig card included.)
Our Lady Of Czestochowa Ornament
$19.99
 
Today the shrine of Jasna Gora in Czesochowa continues to attract millions of visitors annually who honor its miraculous image. This charming Madonna with baby ornament is 4" tall and crafted of glass from Poland.
(Our Lady of Czestochowa Story card included.)
Bronner #1060986.
Pink Unicorn Ornament
$8.99
 
This beautiful unicorn ornament is sure to make a wonderful addition to your Christmas tree this Holiday Season! These Christmas unicorns are depicted all the way around this stunning 3" tall pink transparent glass ornament. With glittering iridescent accents, this charming unicorn ornament is sure to be a treasured keepsake with your loved one for years to come! Made in Hungary.
(Legend of the Unicorn card included.)
Our Lady Of Czestochowa Round Glass Ornament
$10.99
 
Our Lady of Czestochowa round glass ornament is sure to pierce your heart with reverence for the Holiness of our great Lord! Artfully crafted from glass in the USA, our exclusive 3¼" tall round white ornament displays beautiful artwork depicting the religious icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa on one side, while the intriguing story surrounding her mystery can be read on the other. Commemorate a trip visiting this Polish wonder, or celebrate and share your religious heritage with this unique keepsake.
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Victorian Santa With Tree Glass Ornament
$30.99
 
His eyes…how they twinkle, his dimples…how merry, his cheeks are like roses, his nose like a cherry! Our exquisite 7" tall Victorian Santa with tree glass ornament is artfully crafted in Poland using vivid glazes and sparkling glitter accents. Holding a staff in one hand and a festively decorated tree in another, visions of this jolly St. Nick ornament are likely to dance in your head!
Story of St. Nicholas…Santa Claus card included.

Read St Nicholas...Santa Claus.

Leprechaun With Pot Of Gold Round Glass Ornament
Reg. $10.99
Sale $7.98
 
Folklore tells us the wee Irish folk called leprechauns stash their gold in a pot at the end of the rainbow. If you catch one and can keep him in sight, he must take you to his treasure. If the leprechaun can trick you into looking away, he will vanish along with your hopes for finding his loot! Our whimsical 3½" round ornament features a colorful imp with his golden treasure. Skillfully crafted of glass proudly produced in the USA, our leprechaun with pot of gold ornament includes a synopsis of the legend which can be read on the reverse side.
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(Legend of the Leprechaun card included.)
Yule Log Glass Clip-On Ornament
$19.99
 
Keep the home fires burning this Christmas with our traditional yule log design. Complete with candle, plaid ribbon, pinecones, and berries, our 4" tall yule log ornament is crafted by skilled glass artisans in Poland with vivid glazes and touches of sparkling glitter. This elegant yule log glass clip-on ornament is sure to warm the hearts of friends and family this Yuletide season and for many years to come!
(Tradition of the Yule Log card included.)
Chocolate Chip Glass Cookie Ornament
Reg. $6.99
Sale $4.98
 
Mmmm…does anyone have a glass of milk? Our chocolate chip cookie ornament looks good enough to eat! Skillfully crafted of glass, this sweet 3" tall ornament is artfully glazed in mouth-watering hues of rich chocolate brown. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, our tasty ornament also includes a legend card outlining the fascinating history of the chocolate chip cookie first created in 1930 by Ruth Graves Wakefield at the Toll House Inn in Whitman, MA.
(Tradition of the Chocolate Chip Cookie card included.)
Personalized Gold Cat Glass Ornament
$11.99
 
Cat got your tree?
Exclusively crafted for Bronner's from Hungary, this 3" glass ornament depicts an eye-catching feline face, artfully printed in brown along a shimmering gold surface.
Makes a purrrrfect gift for your special cat lover!
Hand-painted with brown paint by our professional Bronner's artists at no additional charge, this exclusively crafted gold cat face ornament will feature your kitty's name accented with two paw prints.
The two brown paw prints are included.
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(Legend of the Cat card included.)
Please select "ADD TO CART" to personalize this ornament with a Pet's Name (up to 12 characters).
Elephant Glass Ornament
$21.99
 
This adorable elephant is ready to stampede his way into your heart and onto your tree this holiday season! With a beautiful sateen finish and sparkling glitter accents, this 3½" tall by 4" wide elephant ornament is artfully crafted of glass from Poland and is sure to be a ton of fun for seasons to come!
(Symbol of the Elephant card included.)
Bronner #1155963.
Blue Egg with Flowers Glass Ornament
$18.99
 
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Our elegant egg ornament features gold swirls on a matte blue finish. Crafted of glass accentuated with beautiful flowers lavishly coated in dazzling glitter, this 3¾" tall unique egg will make the perfect addition to any holiday décor!
(Tradition of the Painted Egg card included.)
Black And White Cow Glass Ornament
$14.99
 
Cow enthusiasts alike will be able to spot this utter-ly beautiful bovine on your tree in a heartbeat! Marvelously crafted from glass with soft flocked patches, our black and white cow ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord. Measuring 3¾" tall, this wholesome cow will round-out your farm animal lover's gift with appeal he or she will be happy to milk for seasons to come!
(Symbol of the Cow card included.)
Claddagh Ornament
$11.99
 
This traditional Irish symbol has been charmingly crafted of from Old World Christmas®. This 3" tall claddagh ornament incorporates two hands clasping a crowned heart. "With these hand I give you my heart, and I crown it with my love." The reverse side of this unique 3 dimensional ornament contains a shimmering, emerald shamrock surrounded by a rich, gold wreath. A lovely ornament to commemorate a marriage or deep and lasting friendship.
(Symbol of the Claddagh Ring card included.)
Eagle And Flag Ornament
$9.99
 
Show your patriotism this Christmas with our eagle and American flag ornament! Beautifully crafted from resin, this 5" ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord. This majestic ornament will make a perfect addition to any patriot's Christmas tree!
(Symbol of the Eagle card included.)
Abominable Snowman Glass Ornament
$10.99
 
Your novelty tree with be anything but abominable with this darling white yeti ornament! Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, our 4¾" Abominable Snowman ornament is crafted of glass and resin and accented with sparkling iridescent glitter accents. Your special science fiction fan will love to find this legendary abominable snowman wandering through the branches of his or her tree!
(Legend of the Bigfoot card included.)
Starfish Ornament
$4.99
 
Relive memories of tropical breezes and warm seas with this nautical novelty! Our star fish ornament combines the colors of a white sandy beach with an orange sunset, and accents of iridescent glitter. This sparkling sea creature measures 3½" tall and comes ready to hang with a monofilament line. You'll be surfing up smiles with our authentic star fish ornament when you add this natural touch to your Christmas tree!
(Symbol of the Starfish card included.)
Sand Dollar Ornament
$4.99
 
Relive memories of tropical breezes and warm seas with this nautical novelty! Our sand dollar ornament is the color of a white sandy beach with sparkling accents of iridescent glitter. This glistening sea creature measures 3¼" tall and comes ready to hang with a shimmering gold cord. You'll be surfing up smiles with our authentic sand dollar ornament when you add this natural touch to your Christmas tree!
(Legend of the Sand Dollar card included.)
Holly And Mistletoe Glass Ornament
$16.99
 
This beautiful gold, green, and red ornament is sure to put you in the holly-day spirit! Made in Poland and crafted of glass, our matte gold ornament features shiny green leaves, ravishing red glitter berries, and matte white and shiny gold paint accents. Measuring 3¾" tall, this holly and mistletoe ornament will be a terrific addition to your tradition-themed tree!
(Legend of the Holly card included.)
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Perfectly illustrating a legend, symbol, or tradition, each ornament in these sections has been chosen by Bronner's as a symbol for the story it represents. Each section has its own special story that adds depth and enjoyment to the beauty of the ornaments. Enjoy these special traditions that will bring meaning and enjoyment to your Christmas for years to come!