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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.
Please select the alternate image for an additional view.
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.
Black And White Cow With Red Scarf Ornament
$12.99
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.)
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.
Please select the inset image to see a detailed back view.
(Symbol of the Dove card included.)
Dolphin With Santa Hat Ornament
$10.99
This dolphin is jumping with Christmas joy! Measuring 5" tall and crafted of formed glass, this glitter-accented mammal is all ready for Christmas with its Santa hat. Coming ready to hang with gold cord, this beautiful dolphin ornament will make the perfect addition to any dolphin lover’s Christmas tree!
(Symbol of the Dolphin card included.)
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.
Personalized Rainbow With Smiling Sun Glass Ornament
$10.99
When the storm clouds of life part, don't forget to look upward…you just might see a rainbow smiling down on you! Our charming rainbow ornament appears in a whole spectrum of colors along with a smiling sun and fluffy clouds in one brilliant display. Skillfully crafted of glass with sparkling glitter details, our 2½" tall by 4¾" wide rainbow with smiling sun glass ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord. This unique keepsake provides the perfect place to add a touch of your loved one's sunny personal-ity℠ with a red paint pen by one of our talented Bronner's artist's at no additional charge!
Symbol of the Rainbow card included.

Please select the alternate image for a view of this ornament without personalization.Please select "ADD TO CART" to personalize this ornament with a Name (up to 8 characters).
Sitting Tiger Glass Ornament
$11.99
This fabulous feline will delight the tiger collector on your Christmas list! Our 4¾" tall tiger ornament was skillfully crafted from glass and resin in amazing detail. Accented with shimmering glitter, this beautiful orange and black striped sitting tiger comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Symbol of the Tiger card included.)
Sunflower Formed Glass Ornament
$20.99
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.)
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.
Please select the alternate image for an additional view of this ornament.
Bronner #1167242.
Drummer Boy Resin Ornament
$15.00
As the legend has it, this adorable little drummer boy has no gift for the Christ child other than his simple heartfelt gift of music! Beautifully crafted of resin, our 5" tall drummer boy is beautifully detailed from his sweet face down to his boots. Bring a touch of this tradition home to your friends and family with this charming little drummer boy resin ornament!
Mug Of Beer Glass Ornament
$9.99
A frothy beverage for your delight! Crafted of glass, this exclusive 3½" tall mug of beer glass ornament is sure to add a refreshing touch to your tree this holiday season!
(Tradition of Beer card included.)
Bronner #1124347.
Angel With Horn Glass Floral Ornament
$33.99
Meticulously crafted in Poland in the tradition of mouth-blown glass, this exquisite ornament has an eye-catching reflective champagne finish and a slightly elliptical shape. Hand-painted with shimmering glazes in hues of glistening gold, our 4½" tall angel with horn ornament is accented with sparkling, iridescent glitter and features an equally ornate floral design on the reverse side.
Guardian Angel card included.
Please see the alternate image for a view of the reverse side of this ornament.
(Guardian Angel card included.)
Burgundy Bell With Candle And Flower Glass Ornament
$6.99
Ring in the New Year with this beautiful burgundy bell ornament! Hand-crafted and painted in Germany, this exquisite 2½" glass bell ornament has a lovely reflective burgundy finish with gold and white flowers accented in glitter.
(Legend of the Christmas Bells card included.)
Brown Bull Glass Ornament
$19.99
Need an udder-ly unique ornament for your animal-themed tree? Crafted by skilled artisans in Poland, our brown bull glass ornament measures 2¼" tall x 4" wide and is hand-painted with glistening glazes and accents of iridescent glitter.
(Symbol of the Cow 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.)
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.)
3.25 Inch Red And Silver Mushroom Ornament
$5.99
In many cultures, finding a mushroom in the woods is considered to be a symbol of good luck and a harbinger of prosperity. Masterfully crafted of glass in the Czech Republic, our beautiful toadstool has a vivid white stalk topped with a vibrant red cap dotted with white glitter polka-dots. Naturally appealing, this enchanting mushroom ornament measures 3¼" tall.
Legend of the Mushroom card included.
Running Pig With Hat And Scarf Ornament
$7.99
Your pig enthusiast will squeal with excitement for this adorable pig ornament! Measuring 2" tall and 3" wide, this porky friend is crafted of formed glass and is accentuated with dazzling red and gold glitter. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, no pig lover’s collection will be complete without this cute running pig with hat and scarf ornament!
(Symbol of the Pig card included.)
Butterfly Hanging In Glass Ornament
$8.99
If you love to watch butterflies fluttering through the fields then you will simply adore this special keepsake as it "flitters" in your tree! The 4¼" tall bulb is carefully formed from glass with strokes of green and glittering grass blades among pink and fuchsia flowers while a glittering butterfly detailed on a transparent film dangles within. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, our butterfly hanging in glass ornament makes a gift fit for a monarch!
(Symbol of the Butterfly 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.)
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.)
Panda Glass Ornament
$7.99
This endangered species is looking for safe refuge in your tree! Measuring 3¾" tall, this glass panda ornament is beautifully detailed and shimmers with subtle glittering accents. Comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Legend of the Panda card included.)
Glass Pretzel Ornament
$9.99
Golden brown with a liberal sprinkling of "salt", our exclusive 2¾" tall glass pretzel shimmers with accents of iridescent glitter and comes ready to hang with a gold cord. A tempting treat for your tree!
(Tradition of the Pretzel card included.)
Lion Head Molded Glass Ornament
$9.99
You'll get your lion's share of whimsy with this imaginative keepsake! Skillfully molded in glass, our charming lion head ornament is hand-painted with a myriad of vibrant glazes and sparkling glitter accents. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, this 4¼" tall keepsake is sure to delight friends and family for many years to come!
Symbol of the Lion card included.
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.)
Red Poinsettia Glass Ornament
$12.99
Our red poinsettia ornament is simply blooming with sparkling radiance! Artfully crafted of glass in Poland, this 3½" tall Christmas flower is hand-painted with festive glazes and sparkling glitter accents and is sure to add timeless elegance to the tree!
(Legend of the Poinsettia card included.)
Bronner #1185988.
Striped Stocking With Gifts Glass Ornament
$12.99
Jam-packed with eye-catching accents, our 6" stocking with gifts ornament is perfect for all the good boys and girls on your Christmas list! Hand-painted with vibrant glazes and sparkling glitter accents and featuring a plush, white cuff, this festive keepsake comes ready to hang with a silver cord and is sure to be treasured for many holidays to come!
(Legend of the Christmas Stocking 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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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.)
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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