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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.
Symbol Of The Dragonfly Glass Ornament
Glittering like a jewel in the sunlight, a dragonfly gracefully skims an indigo pond blooming with vibrant pink water lilies. This serene scene is artfully depicted on our lustrous white ornament in a myriad of vibrant glazes and iridescent glitter accents. Expertly crafted of glass in Hungary, this two-sided keepsake measures 3" round and is printed on the reverse side with a charming paragraph detailing the fascinating Symbol of the Dragonfly.

Sorry, this item is currently out of stock. We expect new supplies in early August, 2016. If you wish to backorder now, you may do so by calling 1-800-361-6736.

5.5 Inch Spun Clear Glass Icicles Set of 12
$14.99
Add genuine old-fashioned elegance to your tree with these hand-twisted icicle ornaments. Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, each stunning icicle ornament measures 5½" tall and is crafted of spun glass. This package of 12 icicles will be a must this year.
(Legend of the Icicle card included.)
Bronner #1017436.
Yule Log Glass Ornament
$13.99
Add a touch of good fortune to your Christmas celebrations with this stunning yule log ornament! With vivid glazes and sparkling glitter accents, our exquisitely detailed yule log is 2¼" tall and crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®. This charming yule log ornament is sure to warm the hearts of your friends and family as they see it hanging on their tree this year!
(Tradition of the Yule Log card included.)
Personalized Red Apple Glass Ornament
$16.99
When comparing apples to apples, this shiny red variety is a grade A+! Whether personalized with white paint by our professional Bronner's artists at no additional charge or plain, this exquisitely detailed red apple ornament is sure to be a treasured keepsake for years to come with your special teacher or apple lover. With vivid glazes and exquisite detail, this unique red apple ornament is 3" tall and crafted of glass.
Please select the alternate image for a view of this ornament without personalization.
(Legend of the Apple card included.)
Bronner #1122880.

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Nutcracker Prince Glass Ornament
$12.99
Like the toy soldier from Tchaikovsky's famous ballet, our handsome Nutcracker Prince ornament will add a suite charm to your tree! Shimmering with a myriad of colorful glazes and dazzling glitter accents, this charming 4½" tall ornament is exquisitely crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®.
(Tradition of the Nutcracker card included.)
Santa Face Glass Drop Ornament
$4.99
His eyes…how they twinkle, his dimples…how merry, his cheeks are like roses, his nose like a cherry! This creative design depicts St. Nick's jolly face in an imaginative clear teardrop shape and measures 3½" tall. Whimsically hand-painted with vibrant glazes and shimmering glitter accents, this adorable keepsake comes ready to hang with a silver cord and is sure to be a unique addition to your Santa collection!
(Story of St. Nicholas…Santa Claus card included.)
Drink Good Beer With Good Friends Glass Ornament
$9.99
Originating in ancient Egypt, the brewing of beer is considered by many to be the oldest manufacturing art practiced by man. Isn't that reason enough to celebrate? A great gift for the beer aficionados on your list, this handsome 3" round glass ornament has a matte black surface adorned with a foaming glass and the cheer-ful sentiment: Drink Good BEER With Good FRIENDS.
(Tradition of Beer card included.)
Sitting Bumble Bee Glass Ornament
$16.99
The bee is a symbol of industry, resourcefulness, and prosperity. These tiny creatures show us there is success and satisfaction in working together harmoniously, while still enjoying the sweetness of life.
There's no resisting this bumble bee's sweetness! From antennae to stinger, this 3" sitting bee is meticulously crafted from glass and detailed with shimmering glazes and sparkling glitter. He'll bee on your tree in no time!
Made in Poland.
(Symbol of the Bee card included.)
Pretzel Glass Ornament
Reg. $8.99 Sale $6.98
Deliciously detailed with shimmering salt and bread-colored glazes, this 3½" Bronner's exclusive glass pretzel ornament will be a taste-temping treat on your tree this Christmas!
(Tradition of the Pretzel card included.)
Scottish Bagpipe Playing Santa Glass Ornament
$33.99
This Scottish Santa wishes you and yours a very Nollaig Chridheil by playing a spirited bagpipe solo! Artfully crafted of glass from Poland and painted plaid with glittering accents, this 5½" tall ornament will add a touch of Scotland's enchanting charm to your tree.
(Tradition of the Bagpipes card included.)
Rooster Christmas Ornament
$12.99
According to legend, the rooster has only crowed once at midnight. This was to announce the birth of the Baby Jesus. For this reason, Spanish and Latin American countries call their midnight mass on Christmas Eve the Mass of the Rooster, or Misa Del Gallo. Beautifully crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, allow this charming 3¼" tall rooster ornament to signal the start of your family's holiday celebrations!
(Legend of the Rooster card included.)
Bronner #1055341.
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.)
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.)
Green Shamrock Glass Ornament
$7.99
Allow this shimmering 2½" tall green shamrock ornament to give your tree a lucky sparkle this holiday season! This stunning shamrock ornament is crafted of glass exclusively for Bronners.
(Symbol of the Shamrock 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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