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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.
Turtle In Shell Glass Ornament
$9.99
Painted from head to tail like a turtle coming out of his shell, this vibrant design is simply crawling with charm! Crafted of glass in Hungary exclusively for Bronner's, our shimmering green ornament measures 3" round and makes a wonderful addition to your animal-themed or reptile enthusiast's tree!
Lady Of Guadalupe Glass Ornament
$19.99
In tribute of the 1531 miracle, allow this Virgin Mary to appear on your tree! Crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, this beautiful 4¾" tall ornament with vibrant glazes and sparkling glitter accents is a wonderful way to honor Mexico's patron saint, the Lady of Guadalupe.
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(Our Lady of Guadalupe legend card included.)
St. Nicholas Resin Ornament
$8.99
The concept of the American Santa Claus originated with the renowned generosity St. Nicholas, a Bishop who was born in Asia Minor in the second half of the third century. Our exclusive 5" tall St. Nicholas ornament is expertly detailed in resin and painted with a myriad of vibrant colors. Depicting St. Nicholas in his richly appointed vestments holding a Bible and a shepherd's staff, this unique figure comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Story of St. Nicholas…Santa Claus card included.)
Bronner #1174092.
4 Inch Cowboy Boot Glass Ornament
$7.99
We've rustled up a fancy design for your western-themed tree! Even city folk are sure to 'preciate the mighty fine workmanship of our 4" tall cowboy boot. Filled with festive Christmas items, this hand-painted keepsake is adorned with holly leaves and accents of sparkling iridescent glitter. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, this charming boot is sure to fit your style for many years to come!
(Tradition of the Cowboy Boot card included.)
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.)
Claddagh Ring Irish Ornament With Legend
$10.99
Decorate your tree with this international symbol of love and friendship! Featuring a pair of hands encircling a crowned heart, this beautiful resin ornament has a carved wood appearance accented with shimmering bronze and gold glazes. Measuring 2½" tall, this inspirational keepsake comes ready to hang with a gold cord and includes a legend card detailing the origin of the Claddagh emblem.
(Symbol of the Claddagh Ring card included.)
Glass Of Beer Ornament
$10.99
Cheers to another great Holiday Season with this foamy glass of cold brew! This frothy glass of beer is going to be a big hit with the beer lovers in your life this year. With glittering iridescent accents, this glass of beer is 4" tall and made of glass.
(Tradition of Beer card included.)
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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Personalized Green and White Claddagh Ring Ornament
$10.99
The famous Claddagh ring symbol is masterfully depicted in white glaze on the smooth emerald-color surface of this personalized exclusive 3" glass ornament. Back text: The hand represents friendship, the crown royalty and the heart love. Because of its history and unique design the Claddagh ring is being used internationally as a token of great love and friendship. Whether personalized with a green paint pen by our professional Bronner's artists at no additional charge or plain, this unique Claddagh ring ornament will make a wonderful gift for your loved ones this Christmas! Made in Hungary.
Please note: Do not forget to include the "&" symbol if you would like it to appear on the ornament.
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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.)
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.)
Morel Mushroom Clip-On Glass Ornament
$7.99
No longer will your mushroom enthusiast have to wait for spring to see the morel mushroom sprout, thanks to our glass replica! Glittering accents add an intriguing appeal to this beautiful wonder of nature you'll love at Christmas! Our exclusive morel mushroom ornament measures 4½" tall and features a sturdy, silver clip for easy display in your tree or décor. This unique clip-on ornament will make the perfect gift for your favorite mycologist!
Tradition of the Mushroom card included.
Holy Cross Glass Ornament
$13.99
Shimmering in shades of silver, gold, and pearl, the old, rugged cross is transformed into something beautiful just as Christ's love transformed our hearts! Crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, this 4¼" tall holy cross ornament shimmers with stunning glitter accents. Making a perfect gift for your favorite pastor, loved one, or even yourself– carry the cross of Christ… to the tree this CHRISTmas season!
(Symbol of the Cross card included.)
Cat Face Hand Blown Glass Ornament
$9.99
Cat lovers are sure to appreciate this purrrrrr-fectly precious ornament! Masterfully hand blown in the Czech Republic, our 3½" tall glass cat face ornament is whimsically hand-painted with vibrant glazes and shimmering glitter accents. A great way to wish family and friends a Meowy Christmas!
(Legend of the Cat 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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