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Holiday Ornament Round-Up: 15 Beautiful Picks!

From double-glass spheres to handmade snowflakes, this year’s holiday ornaments are both beautiful and magical. I’ve scoured the web from Europe to North America and have come up with fifteen beautiful picks. Imagine a living world suspended and shimmering amid holiday lights, or a unique handmade, ceramic, customized ornament on your tree this year. All very fun and special in their own way! Check them out in the slideshow after the jump.


  • Succulent Ornament 1 of 15
    Succulent Ornament
    A succulent jewel harvested from Flora Grubb California gardens adds living sparkle and overwinters happily on your holiday tree.
    Flora Grubb Gardens, $19.
  • Teepee Ornaments 2 of 15
    Teepee Ornaments
    Each year Henderson Dry Goods, based in Vancouver, produces small batches of limited-edition ornaments for the holiday season. Included here is a set of four unique teepee ornaments. Also available: totem poles and feather ornaments.
    Available online at Old Faithful Shop, $24CAD (Set of 4).
  • Kasbah LED Lights 3 of 15
    Kasbah LED Lights
    Give your tree a little Moroccan inspiration.
    Rockett St. George, £35.00.
  • Aerium Ornament – Cocoon 4 of 15
    Aerium Ornament - Cocoon
    Each glass ornament is a living world, suspended and shimmering amid holiday lights. Tillandsia air plants, tiny mosses, lichens, and other trimmings all live happily together in a modern cocoon of glass.
    Flora Grubb Gardens, $24.
  • Aerium Ornament – Teardrop 5 of 15
    Aerium Ornament - Teardrop
    Another "living world" ornament, this time in a teardrop shape.
    Flora Grubb Gardens, $24.
  • Plain and Colored Baubles 6 of 15
    Plain and Colored Baubles
    Set of eight standard or twelve miniature Christmas tree baubles.
    Toast, £16.95.
  • Double-glass Spheres 7 of 15
    Double-glass Spheres
    An ornament-within-an-ornament, the Double-glass Sphere is twice as nice, whether suspended from traditional or modern trees.
    West Elm, $12.
  • 12 Days of Christmas 8 of 15
    12 Days of Christmas
    Handmade in Haiti. West Elm's ongoing collaboration with the nonprofit HAND/EYE Fund and HAND/EYE Magazine led them to these unique recycled Papier-Mâché Ornaments, handcrafted by artisans in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. 10% of the proceeds of each sale goes back to the HAND/EYE Fund that benefits the artisans.
    West Elm, $79.00 (Set of 12).
  • Bottle Brush Animal Ornaments 9 of 15
    Bottle Brush Animal Ornaments
    Creature comforts. Trim your tree with these playful Bottle Brush Animal Ornaments made from natural fibers.
    West Elm, $6.
  • Snowflakes Ornaments 10 of 15
    Snowflakes Ornaments
    Little snowflakes with believe, wish, dream, or vintage lace design.
    Cattails, $10 (set of 4).
  • Hymn Ragball Ornaments 11 of 15
    Hymn Ragball Ornaments
    A set of 3 snow-white ragball Christmas ornaments with a lovely silver shimmer under the light.
    Quotes and Notes, $28.
  • Boxwood Wreath on Beige Organic Linen Eco Ornament 12 of 15
    Boxwood Wreath on Beige Organic Linen Eco Ornament
    An earth-friendly ornament. Hang it from a tree bough, mantel or door knob to add instant warmth to your home.
    weathered silo, $7.
  • Baby’s 1st Christmas Ornament 13 of 15
    Baby's 1st Christmas Ornament
    Celebrate Baby's First Christmas with an adorable deer ornament! Engraved with the year 2011. Comes ready to hang on a green rayon ribbon.
    Beehive Kitchenware, $20.
  • Blue Holiday Snowflake Crochet Ornament 14 of 15
    Blue Holiday Snowflake Crochet Ornament
    A hand-crocheted snowflake with glass beads.
    Bobbi Lewin, $15.
  • CUSTOM 15 of 15
    CUSTOM
    Remember where you were when you met your true love? Or the city that your child was born in? A heart marks the spot on this map of the US.
    Palomas Nest, $38.

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