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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.
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.)
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. Coming ready to hang with a monofilament line, this stunning 3½" tall starfish ornament was created by dusting a real starfish with sparkling iridescent glitter accents. 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.)
Black Cat Resin Ornament
$6.99
Allow this amazingly detailed 3¼" tall black cat ornament to cross your path this Christmas!
This resin ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Legend of the Cat card included.)
Dolphin Glass Ornament
$15.99
Celebrate the majesty and mystery of the oceans' warm waters, with our sea-loving dolphin ornament! Beautifully finished in a silvery-blue color and sun-kissed with sparkling glitter from the tip of its bottlenose to its tail. Measuring 5" tall, this man-friendly mammal makes a wonderful gift for nature enthusiasts!
(Symbol of the Dolphin card included.)
Mushroom Clip Ornament
$3.99
This marvelous mushroom ornament is a natural choice for your tree! Expertly crafted of glass, this fantastic fungi measures 2" tall and has a stylish red cap with glitter-covered white spots. Simply attach the gold metal clip of the ornament to the branches of your tree.
(Tradition of the Mushroom card included.)
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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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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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.
Leprechaun With Pot Of Gold Round Glass Ornament
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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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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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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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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.)
Red And Green Rooster Glass Ornament Clip On
$18.99
Forget the ho-ho-ho this Christmas! A cock-a-doodle-doo will do with our whimsical rooster ornament! This exceptional ornament was mouth-blown and hand-painted by skilled artists in Poland using vivid glazes in festive hues. With a tail made of real soft and lush green feathers, this 3" tall red and green glass rooster conveniently clips on to the branches of your Christmas tree and will be happy to alert everyone that the Christmas season is here!
Legend of the Rooster card included.
Dragonfly Trail Glass Ornament
$8.99
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.)
Symbol Of The Claddagh Ring Glass Ornament
$9.99
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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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.)
Brown And Beige Owl Round Glass Ornament
$9.99
Whoooo's been credited throughout history for providing forewarning and good counsel? Why, the humble owl, of course! Comparisons have been made between the owl's visual ability to pierce the darkness and the light of Christ dissolving the darkness of the world. Artfully crafted in Hungary, our brown and beige owl round glass ornament measures 3" tall and features a depiction of a brown and beige owl on the front while the Legend of the Owl 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.
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 exclusive 3¼" tall ornament.
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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.)
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.)
Angel Wings Frosted Ornament
$4.99
Soaring serenely on the branches of your Christmas tree, these angel wings will serve as a tangible reminder of your spiritual faith. Crafted in acrylic, our angel wings frosted ornament is artfully detailed and accented with shimmering glitter. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, these 3½" tall angel wings have a wingspan of 6½".
(Symbol of the Guardian Angel Feathers card included.)
Growler With Hoppy Christmas Glass Ornament
$20.99
Artfully hand-crafted of glass exclusively for Bronner's from Poland with vibrant glazes and shimmering glitter accents, our 3¾" tall beer growler features a decorative label with a glass of beer and the sentiment HOPPY CHRISTMAS CRAFT BEER! This charming ornament will be perfect for the beer connoisseur on your Christmas list!
(Tradition of Beer card included.)
Bronner #1172752.
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 Beer card included.)

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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.)
White Wines And Vines Glass Ornament
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Our tasteful white wines and vines ornament is perfect for the wine aficionado amongst your family and friends! Artfully crafted of glass in Hungary, this 3" tall Bronner's exclusive ornament features a muted gold pattern of grapevines and leaves punctuated by clusters of dazzling green grapes. The wine names Chardonnay, Savignon Blanc, Riesling, Chenin Blanc and Pinot Grigio are prominently listed in an elegant script accented with shimmering green glitter. Cheers!
(Tradition of Wine 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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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.)
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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