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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.
Set of 6 Gold and Clear Spun Glass Icicles
$14.99
Gold trimmed clear twisted icicles add genuine old-fashioned elegance to your tree.
Package of 6, 5¾" tall icicles.
Ready to hang gold cords.
Legend of the Icicle card included.
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 exclusive 3¼" tall 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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St. Christopher Round Glass Ornament
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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 exclusive 3¼" tall 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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Yule Log Legend Glass Ornament
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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 exclusive 3¼" tall 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.
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.
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.)
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.)
Legend Of The Dreamcatcher Glass Ornament
$9.99
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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Gray Portly Elephant Glass Ornament
$11.99
Whimsically designed, this portly gray elephant glass ornament will add an element of unexpected humor to your tree! Crafted by skilled artisans in the Czech Republic, our endearing 2½" tall elephant is hand-painted with charming attention to detail. They say an elephant never forgets…. this ornament is a great reminder that the holiday season should be filled with laughter and joy!
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(Symbol of the Elephant card included.)
Icicle 6 Inch Iridescent Spun Glass Icicle Ornament
$3.99
Add an element of brilliant shine to your tree with this eye-catching design. Crafted of spun glass, our twisted icicle form reflects prisms of iridescent light. A natural accent for any tree, our 6" tall icicle comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Legend of the Icicle card included.)
Victorian Santa With Tree Glass Ornament
$32.99
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.)
Edelweiss Flower Glass Ornament
$15.99
Soft and white, clean and bright, Edelweiss has long been a symbol of Alpine folklore. Our enchanting ornament was skillfully crafted in Germany in the style of European mouth blown glass. With vivid glazes and sparkling glitter accents, this 2¾" tall Edelweiss flower glass ornament is ready to greet you with blossoms of snow that will bloom and grow in your ornament collection for many years to come!
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(Symbol of the Edelweiss card included.)
St. Patrick Round Glass Ornament
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Born in Scotland around the year 385, St. Patrick is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland. This exclusive 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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Personalized Beer Mug Round Glass Ornament
$11.99
More fun is on tap this holiday season with our personalized beer mug round ornament! Artfully crafted of glass in Hungary, this 3" tall ornament features a foaming mug of ale accented in sparkling iridescent glitter on a transparent amber finish. Allow one of Bronner's artists to add personal-ity™ with your special beer aficionado's name hand-lettered using a brown paint pen at no additional charge.
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Tradition of the Beer card included.
Peace On Earth Lion And Lamb Round Ivory Glass Ornament
$9.99
Christian beliefs attribute the qualities of both the powerful lion and the gentle lamb to Jesus Christ the Son of God. This exclusive inspirational 3¼" tall glass ornament features a depiction of a lion lying down with a lamb, symbolizing peace and harmony. Proudly produced in the USA, our Peace on Earth ornament includes an inspiring synopsis of the symbol of the lion and the lamb which can be read on the reverse side.
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Heirloom Rooster Glass Ornament
$16.99
According to Spanish and Latin American legend, the rooster crowed once at midnight to announce the birth of the Baby Jesus. Why not start a new family tradition by displaying this heirloom rooster ornament on your tree? Exquisitely crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, our 4¼" rooster ornament is decorated with the vibrant glazes and eye-catching glitter accents you're sure to appreciate.
(Legend of the Rooster card included.)
Legend of the Donkey's Cross Round Ornament
$9.99
Our 3¼" tall legend of the donkey’s cross round ornament is carefully made from glass in the USA exclusively for Bronner's. Our special keepsake features the humble donkey grazing peacefully in a patch of fresh green grass on the front of the ornament, while the inspiring legend of the donkey cross is inscribed on the back.
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Resting Tiger Glass Ornament
$10.99
The life-like eyes and detailed face of our sitting tiger ornament is sure to cause quite an up-roar on the branches of your tree! Masterfully crafted from glass and accented with vivid glazes and glistening stripes, our 2¾" tall x 4½" wide tiger comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Symbol of the Tiger card included.)
Shelled Peanut Glass Ornament
$5.99
You'll go nuts over this snack-size favorite! Artfully crafted from glass in Germany, this 3" tall peanut ornament will make an appetizing addition to your tree that is sure to satisfy your peanut lover for years to come.
(Symbol of the peanut card included.)
Wine Making Santa Glass Ornament
$12.99
Santa rolls up his pant legs to prove that the traditional way of making wine can be a ho-ho-ho-le lot of fun! Artfully crafted of glass and resin, our whimsical wine making Santa ornament is skillfully painted with a myriad of colorful glazes and shimmering glitter accents. With a hanging height of 6", this 5½" tall ornament sparkles and shines like a great glass of cabernet. Comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Tradition of Wine 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.)
Romantic Cross With Heart Glass Ornament
$11.99
An enduring symbol of Christianity, the cross makes an ideal CHRISTmas ornament for your tree! Crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, our intricate cross with heart ornament is beautifully detailed with a myriad of vibrant glazes and iridescent glitter accents. This 3½" tall ornament also will make a great gift!
(Symbol of the Cross card included.)
Multi-Color Seahorse Glass Ornament
$9.99
Hold your horses! We've found the perfect addition to your whimsical ornament collection! Accented with shimmering sequins and glistening glitter, our 4¼" tall multi-color seahorse ornament is charmingly crafted of glass and comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Tradition of the Seahorse card included.)
5 Inch Glass Goldfish Ornament
$17.99
'Tis the sea-son to add a splash of color and whimsy to your tree! Masterfully crafted of glass and resin with dazzling gold glitter accents, our brilliant 5" wide goldfish ornament features lively curving fins shimmering with prismatic gold glitter. Swimming with charm and coming ready to hang with a gold cord, this special keepsake is perfect for the aquatic lover on your Christmas list!
(Symbol of the Fish card included.)
Purple Butterfly Round Glass Ornament
$9.99
Adorned with vibrant images of butterflies in flight, this exquisite ornament is artfully crafted of glass and hand-painted with reflective glazes and accents of shimmering glitter. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, our 4¼" tall purple butterfly ornament is the natural choice for your tree!
(Symbol of the Butterfly card included.)
5.5 Inch Irish Cross Glass Ornament
$11.99
This dazzling Irish Cross ornament is artfully crafted of glass and adorned with shamrocks and shimmering gold trinity symbols. Measuring 5.5" tall and coming ready to hang with a gold cord, our vibrant green keepsake is perfect for the Irish friends and family on your Christmas list!
Legend of the Celtic Cross card included.
Santa's Magic Key Ornament
$12.99
No chimney? No problem! Santa can use this special key to open your door and leave all the goodies behind. Artfully crafted from resin and metal, Santa's Magic Key ornament measures 4¼" tall and comes ready to hang with a red ribbon.
(Story of Santa's Magic Key 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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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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