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Bronner's Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions Book Updated Edition
$5.99
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.
Symbol Of The Cherry Blossom Glass Ornament
$9.99
Symbolic of good fortune, love and affection, cherry blossoms are appreciated around the world as an early sign of spring. Exclusively crafted for Bronner's from glass in Hungary, this 3" round shimmering white ornament depicts a branch with a vibrant pink cherry blossom. Printed on the reverse side of this gorgeous keepsake is the Symbol of the Cherry Blossom which details the colorful legends associated with this perennial favorite.
Bronner #1186598.
St. Francis of Assisi Ornament
$11.99
Artfully crafted from formed glass with shimmering, colorful, glazed accents, this beautiful 5" ornament portrays St. Francis of Assisi tenderly caring for two doves and a deer. Our exclusive St. Francis ornament will make a wonderful gift for your special animal lover!
(St. Francis of Assisi Story card included.)
Angel With Silver Gown Glass Ornament
Reg. $18.99 Sale $13.98
Expertly mouth-blown in Poland, our exquisite angel with silver gown ornament is charmingly hand-painted with opalescent glazes and accents of glistening glitter. Measuring 5" tall, this beautiful keepsake makes a divine gift for the angel collector on your Christmas list! (Guardian Angel card included.)
Ladybug Garden Trowel Glass Ornament
$9.99
Our trowel is perfect for planting in your favorite gardener's tree! Crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, this 4¼" tall trowel ornament features a green handle dazzled with daisies, glittering accents, and a little ladybug friend. It should be a ground rule for every gardener to have this ladybug garden trowel glass ornament at Christmas!
(Legend of the Ladybug card included.)
Unicorn Legend Glass Sparkle Ornament
$11.99
Whimsical and enchanting, this charming 3" round keepsake will add an element of fantasy to your Christmas tree! Artfully crafted of three-tone, transparent pink, blue and purple glass in Hungary with an interior coating of shimmering iridescent glitter for a magical appeal, our unicorn legend sparkle ornament features a fanciful depiction of a unicorn prancing in a playful frolic. Our fantastic legend of the unicorn is printed on the reverse side.
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Christmas Spider Ornament
$8.50
According to legend, the origin of hanging tinsel on the Christmas tree began when Santa spotted a family of spiders on a Christmas tree and with a touch turned each web to sparkling silver and gold. This dazzling 5½" tall Christmas spider ornament is artfully crafted of wire with iridescent glitter accents and comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Legend of the Christmas Spider card included.)
Dolphin With Wreath Glass Ornament
$12.99
Add a splash of whimsy to your holidays with this sea-sonal design! Crafted of glass with resin accents, our dolphin with Christmas wreath ornament measures approximately 4" tall x 5" wide. Hand-painted with bright aqua, green and pink glazes, this glittering treasure comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
Symbol of the Dolphin card included.
Gray Cat With Santa Hat Glass Ornament
$14.99
A Christmas without this darling ornament would surely be a cat-astrophie! Artfully crafted in Poland, this exceptional glass ornament is skillfully hand-painted with vivid glazes and sparkling glitter accents. Our adorable 4" tall gray cat with Santa hat ornament will make a purr-fect gift for the feline lover on your Christmas list!
(Legend of the Cat card included.)
The Symbol Of The Hedgehog Glass Ornament
$9.99
Did you know that the hedgehog is symbolic of spring and rejuvenation? Our exclusive hedgehog ornament is artfully crafted of glass in the USA and features a colorful illustration of the adorable and inspiring creature. Measuring 3¼" tall, this special keepsake is perfect for the nature lover on your Christmas list and comes complete with the symbol of the hedgehog printed on the reverse side.
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Bronner #1180092.
Large Shiny Pickle Glass Ornament
$7.99
Are you in a pickle over your ornament collection? Why not add this darling 3¾" tall "gherkin" to your tree? Artfully crafted of glass, this large, shiny pickle ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Tradition of the Pickle card included.)
Bronner #1167796.
Leprechaun With Pot Of Gold Round Glass Ornament
Reg. $10.99 Sale $5.98
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 exclusive 3¼" tall 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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Tiny Pickle Glass Ornament
$5.99
Are you in a pickle over your ornament collection? Why not add this darling 2¼" tall "gherkin" to your tree? Artfully crafted of glass, this tiny pickle ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Tradition of the Pickle card included.)
Lily Of The Valley With Legend Ivory Glass Ornament
$10.99
A perennial favorite, lilies of the valley symbolize sweetness and purity. Legend claims that when Mary cried at the crucifixion of Jesus, her tears fell softly to the ground and turned into these delicate, bell-shaped flowers, sometimes called "Mary's tears". Our exclusive 3¼" tall lily of the valley ornament is artfully crafted of glass and hand-painted with vivid glazes and sparkling glitter accents. The legend of the lily of the valley is printed on the reverse side of this attractive ornament. Made in the USA.
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Bronner #1167242.
5 Inch Glass Carrot Ornament
$6.99
If you carrot all for garden or food-themed ornaments you're going to love this organic design! Expertly crafted of glass in the Czech Republic, our 5" tall carrot glistens with vibrant orange glazes and is an a-peel-ing decoration for the tree!
Legend of the Carrot card included.
Mushroom Dove with Feathers Clip Ornament
$3.99
Eye-catching, distinctive, and elegant, the dove has long been a symbol of peace and love. Crafted from compressed Styrofoam for a "mushroom" feel and real feathers for a lifelike touch, this 4¾" long by 2¼" tall dove clip ornament will add a graceful touch of beauty to your tree!
Features a sturdy silver metal clip for stay-put placement.
(Symbol of the Dove card included.)
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!
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