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Bronner's Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions Book Updated Edition
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
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.
Glass Hedgehog In Overalls Ornament
Reg. $19.99 Sale $13.98
Have you heard that hedgehogs are especially trendy this year? Sporting an artfully spiked hairdo, this dapper fellow measures 3¾" tall and is dressed in bright green overalls, a vibrant red shirt and dashing bow tie. Expertly mouth-blown in Poland with glistening glazes and dazzling glitter accents, our glass hedgehog in overalls ornament is certain to add a touch of whimsy to the tree!
Symbol of the Hedgehog 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.)
Stork With Baby Girl Glass Ornament
Reg. $10.99 Sale $7.98
Is there a new little bundle of joy in the family? Mark the happy occasion with our stork with baby girl ornament! Vibrant glazes in pink, green, pearl and gold coalesce with iridescent glitter to make this 5¼" tall keepsake a real stand-out on the tree. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, this whimsical design is sure to rekindle special memories for many seasons to come.
(Symbol of the Stork card included.)
White Glass Drop Ornament With Poinsettia Design
Add a festive flair to your holiday décor with this gorgeous white glass drop ornament with poinsettia design. Masterfully crafted in Poland with gorgeous hand-painted glazes and shimmering glitter accents, this exceptional 8½" tall keepsake is sure to add lustrous beauty to any tree.
Legend of the Poinsettia card included.
Mouth Blown Candy Cane Glass Ornament
Relive childhood dreams of candy canes and other sweet treats dancing in your head with our classic candy cane ornament! Deliciously-designed from expertly mouth-blown glass in Poland, our candy cane ornament features a beautiful clear glass cane with hand-painted red stripes and white stripes accented in shimmering iridescent glitter . Measuring approximately 5¼" tall, this tasty treat is sure to be real eye-candy on the Christmas tree for years to come!
(Tradition of the Candy Cane card included.)
Arctic Polar Bear With Cub Glass Ornament
Do you have a bare branch on your tree for this adorable pair? Exquisitely mouth-blown in Poland, our dazzling ornament depicts a polar bear and cub shimmering with hand-painted glazes and dazzling white glitter accents. Measuring 3¼" tall, this stunning keepsake makes a great gift for the Arctic enthusiast on your Christmas list!
Symbol of the Polar Bear card included.
Cardinal On Branch Glass Ornament
Give your favorite bird enthusiast a special tweet with our charming cardinal on branch ornament! Skillfully crafted of glass in Poland, this gorgeous 5¾" tall keepsake is artfully hand-painted with a brilliant blend of opalescent glazes and sparkling glitter accents and is sure to keep your bird-watcher happily gazing for many seasons to come!
(Symbol of the Cardinal card included.)
Glass Carrot Bunch Ornament
Gardeners will really dig this organic design! Hand-painted in a-peel-ing hues of orange and green, our 5" tall glass carrot bunch ornament shimmers with accents of iridescent glitter and comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Symbol of the Carrot card included.)
Gold Robed Angel Ornament
Robed in a shimmering gold gown, this awesome angel is a sight to behold! Hand-painted with shimmering glazes and iridescent glitter accents, this exquisite glass design is expertly mouth-blown in Poland and makes a divine Christmas gift!
Guardian Angels card included.
Owl With Baby Resin Ornament
Your special bird watcher will be singing a happy tune when they see this delightful ornament! Depicting a wide-eyed owl with her sleeping owlet baby perched contentedly on a log, this adorable 3" tall ornament is artfully detailed in resin and comes ready to display on a red cord. Symbol of the Owl card included.
Frog On Lilly Pad Glass Ornament
Ribbbbit! A cheerful green frog suns himself contentedly atop a lily pad in this charming glass design expertly crafted in Poland. Shimmering with radiant green glazes and accents of dazzling glitter, this enchanting 3" tall ornament is sure to fill your tree with hop-iness and delight!
Symbol of the Frog card included.
Robin Resin Ornament
Your special bird watcher will be singing a happy tune when they see this delightful ornament! Perched cheerfully on top of a flower strewn log, our 3¼" tall red-breasted robin is artfully detailed in resin and comes ready to display on a red cord. Legend of the Robin card included.
Heart With Rhinestones Glass Ornament
Decorate "to your hearts content" with this lovely two-sided design! Masterfully crafted of glass in Poland, our eye-catching heart ornament is artfully adorned with a dazzling pattern of prismatic gemstones and measures 2¾" tall. Simply fabulous!
Symbol of the Heart card included.
Santa With Walking Stick And Bag Of Gifts Glass Ornament
A myriad of colorful glazes and sparkling glitter accents make this enchanting St. Nick a must-have for Santa collectors! Expertly crafted of glass from Poland, this shimmering keepsake depicts Santa with a star-topped walking stick toting a bag of festively wrapped gifts. Measuring 6½" tall, this handsome Santa is sure to add a festive touch to your holiday ho-ho home!
(Story of St. Nicholas…Santa Claus card included.)
Bronner #1186642.
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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