Top 10 Awesome Christmas Ornaments
Winters are approaching. With the arrival of the winter season, all eyes are set on the calendars to count days remaining till the 25th of December. This is the occasion, long awaited and looked forward to throughout the entire year. Teens and young kids are not the only ones longing for the Christmas season, but their Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles are equally eager to enjoy the festivity in the air. Christmas is all about Santa clauses, Christmas trees, lights, Christmas presents and spreading happiness to everybody. Every person wants to have the best looking Christmas tree, standing in front of his home. Thus weeks before the Christmas day, people start showing up in great number in the markets looking for the best possible Christmas trees available. Also hustle and bustle is observed in shops selling ornaments for decorating Christmas trees.
Well I thought I should go forward and share my ideas of the most appealing Christmas Ornaments one can have to decorate the loveliest looking Christmas tree in the world. My list will help you in reaching on a final decision if the tension of decorating your Christmas tree is giving you sleepless nights. Let’s start from the tenth position on my list of Top ten awesome Christmas Gifts.
Traditional 5/8-Inch Ornaments
On number ten I have the Traditional 5/8-Inch Ornaments. In my opinion, no Christmas tree is complete without having a bunch of these hanging around its branches. Although there is no uniqueness associated with the idea of having these traditional ball-like spheres to decorate the tree yet it should be there as a matter of tradition and culture. Many different manufacturers produce these little ornaments in variety of colors and customized themes to give your particular ornament a sense of individuality. NHL Traditional 2 5/8-Inch Ornaments are available at a cost of around $5.06 to $10.05 each. You can chose from the available range of colors and sizes. Click on the following link to grab a look at these on the Amazon Store:
Snowflake Christmas Ornaments
Snowflake Christmas Ornaments get the second last position on my Top ten list. They are a little expensive as compared to the tradition ornaments I just discussed but are definitely worth the price owing to their delicate construction and breathe taking appearance. There are some really elegant Snowflake Ornaments by Swarovski and Pottery Barn. These snowflakes are sparkling and twinkling just like small flakes of ice. The hand-fixed beads make these ornaments look like small slices of diamonds shining in the tree. They are generally made up of iron or steel, the beads are of either plastic or glass. They come with cords so that they can be hung on the tree with ease. You can choose the one that suits your choice of size and design. Swarovski 2010 Annual Edition Crystal Snowflake Ornament can be purchased from Amazon following the link given below:
On number eight are the gleaming silver balls that capture the eyes of the beholder and fantasize them beyond words. Generally they come in 1.5 inches or 40 mm sizes. Some of them have a coating of silver powder which makes them appear as if they just came out of a fairy-tale booklet. Christmas Central has a huge collection available. You can purchase 96ct Silver Splendor Shatterproof 4-Finish Christmas Ball Ornaments 1.5″ (40mm) from:
Leaf ornaments look extremely elegant on the branches of the Christmas tree and that’s how they make it to number 7 of my list. These are available in different shapes of diverse types of tree leaves. Usually they come with bright colored ribbons to be attached to the tree and with a golden or silver coating to them. Most popular of these is a set of three Maple leaf ornaments. Each of these is made with natural leaves, and shakes you for a moment looking at the beauty of nature’s creation. The leaves undergo a preservation procedure before they are finally dipped into copper for a perfect glance. A set of these leaves can be attained at around $4o or more. These links will help you get an idea about the prices of these products:
Collectible Holiday Bell Ornaments
Collectible Holiday Bell Ornaments succeed in occupying the sixth slot. They are very common and you will find these bells hanging on almost every Christmas tree next door. Yet their simple and elegant look along with the variety of their shapes, materials and colors they come in to give such a fashionable look to your Christmas tree which is matchless. Silver is the color they are most appreciated in. they can be small or large depending on where on the tree and how many of these bells you wish to place. Pottery Barn offers these Bell Ornaments at affordable prices and also offers you to have your initial painted or carved over them by charging few more bucks.
Mini Christmas Stockings
On number five, I have Mini Christmas Stockings Ornaments. It comprises of red Christmas stockings hanging from the edge of holly mantels. These ornaments offer the choice to choose from a number of stockings ranging from one to five or even more. They can be customized by getting them printed with the names of the members of your family.
Personalized Baby’s First Christmas
On number four, I have Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornaments. It is a great idea for keep sake purpose as well. You can decorate your child’s first ever Christmas tree with these and then can keep them to show it to the child as he grows up. They are specially made in shades of baby pink and baby blue for your girl or boy.
Collectible Holly Tree
Collectible Holly Tree Ornaments are on the next position. Christian Christmas Ornaments has them available in a variety of designs. They are a best buy for keep sake purposes for a daughter. A mother can convey her blessings and love for her daughter by gifting her holly tree ornament on Christmas.
Mistletoe Kissing Balls & Holiday Décor
Mistletoe Kissing Balls & Holiday Décor comes on position two. Lenox Christmas ornaments are known for their specially pierced ball ornaments. These are pierced balls with intricate mistletoe details.
Fun Personalized Family Ornaments
Finally, on number one is one of my personal favorites, which is Fun Personalized Family Ornaments. These are personalized Christmas ornaments made on stone or plaster of Paris. This can hold small faces of the members of your family with everybody’s name engraved over the top. They can be the best customization one can get for a family Christmas tree.