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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.
Pig With Wreath Glass Ornament
$11.99
Pork fun at Christmas décor! This adorable pig will be a real ham in your collection for years to come! Artfully crafted from glass and beautifully detailed in colorful glazes, this 4" long by 3½" tall pig is wrapped in a glistening, green, glitter, holly berry wreath and has a tiny gold jingle bell for a tail! Our whimsical pig with wreath ornament comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Symbol of the Pig card included.)
Edelweiss Bloom Glass Ornament
$11.99
Whether displayed as a symbol of love or a declaration of bravery, this 2½" glass ornament will bloom with beauty on your tree for seasons to come! Artfully crafted of glass from Germany, this edelweiss bloom ornament is beautifully colored in satin finishes, while glittering accents add an eye-catching and mythical appeal.
(Symbol of the Edelweiss card included.)
Bigfoot Glass Ornament
$11.99
Our Bigfoot ornament is sure to make a big impression on your tree for years to come! Friends and family will have fun trying to sight this legendary wonder in the branches of your tree! Crafted of glass and resin, our Sasquatch stands at an impressive 4½" tall and comes ready to hang with a silver cord.
(Legend of the Bigfoot card included.)
Bronner #1133053.
Hummingbird Heart Glass Ornament
$9.99
This stunning ruby-throated hummingbird was reproduced with great detail created by Bronner artist, Ginger Don. Crafted in the USA, this soothing and exclusive heart shaped ornament measures 3½" and makes a wonderful gift for your gardening, bird, or flower enthusiast.
(Symbol of the Hummingbird card included.)
Pomegranate Glass Ornament
$15.99
Popular not only for its use in juices but also its medicinal uses, the pomegranate is a symbol of resurrection and everlasting life. Our exquisite ornament measures 3" tall and is artfully crafted of glass from Poland. Beautifully replicated, this ornament is sure to be in good taste on your tree for years to come!
(Symbol of the Pomegranate card included.)
Land Turtle Glass Ornament
$11.99
With eye-catching glazes and sparkling glitter accents, this adorable land turtle is ready to explore the depths of your Christmas tree! This Bronner's exclusive ornament is sure to make any turtle enthusiast come out of his or her shell. This exquisitely detailed land turtle ornament is 3½" wide and crafted of glass. Comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
Symbol of the Turtle card included.

(Symbol of the Turtle card included.)
Santa Face With Fur Hat Glass Ornament
$8.99
Let's face it… Santa with his red rosy cheeks and faux fur trimmed hat is classic! Our endearing 4½" tall ornament is artfully crafted from glass with glittering accents that bring this jolly old soul to life. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, this Santa face with fur hat ornament will be perfect on your tree for years to come.
(Story of St. Nicholas…Santa Claus card included.)
Peanut Glass Ornament
$5.99
The perfect gift to tell someone that you're absolutely nuts about them! Crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, this 3" tall peanut ornament features life-like peanut ridges with exquisite glittering accents.
(Symbol of the Peanut card included.)
Irish Cross Porcelain Ornament
$7.99
May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind always be at your back,
May the sun shine warm upon your face,
The rains fall soft upon your fields, And until we meet again, May God hold you In the palm of his hand.


Your special Irish family will love this cross porcelain ornament! Measuring 4¾" tall by 3¼" wide, this Irish cross ornament is masterfully crafted of porcelain and trimmed with shining gold paint. The popular Irish Blessing is printed in green on the cross with a large shamrock in the center. Our beautiful Irish cross porcelain ornament will make a great conversation piece in your home!
(Legend of the Celtic Cross card included.)
Buffalo Glass Ornament
$12.99
This stunning brown buffalo is looking forward to roaming the depths of your Christmas tree this year! With eye-catching glazes and sparkling glitter accents, this exquisitely detailed exclusive bison ornament is 3" tall by 4¼" wide and crafted of glass. Comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Symbol of the Buffalo card included.)
Bronner #1115077.
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.)
Snowman Head With Black Hat Glass Ornament
$8.99
Let's face it, this adorable snowman ornament knows how to get a-head in decorating! Crafted of glass, our snowman head with black top hat ornament is painted in pearlescent white, shiny black and metallic orange. A sparkling iridescent band of glitter circles this darling snowman's top hat. Coming ready to hang with a gold cord, this snowman head with black hat ornament is 4" tall. Your snowman collector will love this frosty friend ornament for many years to come!
(Tradition of the Snowman card included.)
Frosted Angel With Hope Spun Glass Ornament
$8.99
This heavenly angel is hope-ful that you and your family will have a blessed CHRISTmas! Coming ready to hang with a silver cord, our clear and frosted angel ornament is made of spun glass with holly leaves, the word "Hope," and a beautiful flourish appearing iridescent. Measuring 4¾" tall, this frosted angel with "Hope" spun glass ornament will be a heaven-sent addition to your special angel collection!
(Guardian Angel card included.)
Christmas Tree With Gifts Glass Ornament
$9.99
A Christmas tree lined with gifts all the way around of all shapes and sizes and wrapped in bright and vivid colors with a bow on top… now if only it were life-sized! Artfully crafted from glass with shimmering glazes and glistening glitter accents, our exclusive decorative ornament will be a stunning standout on your tree this Christmas and for seasons to come! This charming Christmas tree with gifts ornament is 5" tall and comes ready to hang with a gold cord.
(Symbol of the Christmas Tree card included.)
Bronner #1133823.
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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