No matter what you are thankful for; family, friends, food. Thanksgiving is the day to stop and remember what we are thankful for. Our Thanksgiving Christmas ornaments are a great way to say I’m thankful for you. Be sure you finish off your Thanksgiving ornament collection with some delicious dessert and candy ornaments.
Harvested in autumn, ripe orange pumpkins are associated with fall holidays and festivals. For Halloween, they are carved as Jack O Lanterns. For Thanksgiving, pumpkins symbolize the bounty of the harvest and are the main ingredient of a favorite holiday treat pumpkin pie!View Product
Apples were the traditional Christian symbol of temptation. Apples were hung on evergreen trees during the presentation of the Paradise plays in medieval times and used during reenactments of the story of Adam and Eve on Christmas Eve to reinforce the meaning of Christ s birth.View Product
The Turkey symbolizes altruism and self-sacrifice. It is the centerpiece of today’s Thanksgiving dinner, which commemorates the first Thanksgiving in 1621, when the Pilgrims and Native Americans shared a harvest meal. Ben Franklin championed the turkey as our national symbol, but the bald eagle won!View Product
Despite the hardships we face in this world, there is a lot to celebrate. Commemorating events with a celebration and gift giving takes on even more meaning in the midst of heartache. We’ve generated 10 important events that should be remembered and applauded with an ornament (or two!).
Creating thoughtful and beautiful Christmas ornaments is part of the gift. It not only makes a memory, it’s a labor of love. Though, obviously, we love Old World Christmas ornaments, DIY ornament crafts look fabulous interspersed with our colorful, glass ornaments.
The history of the nutcracker is a beautiful story of human creativity from function to creativity. Today, the traditional Christmas nutcracker isn’t designed to actually crack a nut, and an entire ballet was created around this non nut-cracking figure. We have an entire category dedicated to nutcracker ornaments.