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What is your favorite Christmas ornament?


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#1    Cassea

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 04:35 AM

This is the first time I will have my own tree.  What kind of ornaments do you like?  Pictures please.

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:14 AM

When my now ex wife and I were dating we selected an ornament together of a Victorian couple singing from a hymnbook.  It was our first ornament together and it started a tradition of buying a new one each year.  No pictures, sorry, but it is my fav!  Enjoy your tree and MERRY CHRISTMAS :D

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:21 AM

I have 1 orniment I found in my great grandmothers house. She actually got to be a great great grandmother before she passed. I always feel that she is with us when I hang it on the tree. Sorry I don't have a pic. It's a hand made glass bell it doesn't  look that special it's just special to me.

Edited by emberdawn, 10 December 2012 - 05:24 AM.


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Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:25 AM

Attached File  Starburst-candy-canes.jpg   19.24K   2 downloads starburst candy canes they taste awesome, but i eat most of them before Christmas so only about 3 go on the tree >.>

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:46 AM

Every year my wife and I picked out an ornament together. I guess it is the last one we picked out at her last Christmas.  It is a little glass tree with gold sparkles on it.

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:52 AM

Our fiberoptical Christmas Tree, it's hypnotic.

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 06:29 AM

I like these

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 06:31 AM

View PostWearer of Hats, on 10 December 2012 - 05:52 AM, said:

Our fiberoptical Christmas Tree, it's hypnotic.

Is it with green matrix-code streaming down? :)

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 06:59 AM

Sorry, mine's a popcorn string. Not that dramatic. :)

Oh, almost forgot. After our house burned down when I was 8, I got to pick out next years tree topper. It was a bent up snowflake out of a bin and cost 25 cents. I guess that I just felt sorry for it. My mom's still got it and it's been on her tree for almost 40 years now.

Merry Christmas all.

Edited by Likely Guy, 10 December 2012 - 07:01 AM.


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Posted 10 December 2012 - 09:23 AM

Every year I trawl the shops for additional angel ornaments, my tree is chock a block, I also have heaps of butterflies, stars, santas and coloured baubels - but I insist on adding a new and unique angel each year, at least one, this years I discovered a dozen - sorry me and photography are not a savy combo but I think you get the idea.  Friends know my penchant and I have homemade angels, an angel from Harrods, crystal, glass ceramic and plastics angels of every description imaginable, I love my tree, it is 18 years of collectibles from me and hand me downs that are as old as 40 years too.

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