Old World Christmas Ornaments: Magnificent Peacock Glass Blown Ornaments for Christmas Tree
The peacock's grandeur and stateliness are the reasons for its association with royalty. It was believed to guard the Tree of Life, therefore, kings sat upon thrones decorated with peacock motifs. Additionally, the elegant peacock represents beauty, prosperity, love, compassion and peace.
Does wearing a matching family pajama set for the holidays just sound like something your home crew would so do? Whether it's for the holiday card, the grandparents or Instagram, this is a Christmas trend the whole clan can get behind — and then get into bed! While some families have been wearing their comfy group onesies since Halloween (think: superhero pajama sets or a family of dreamy dragons), others are just getting into the flannel pajamas mode now. We've scoured through all the family pajama set reviews out there on every site from Target to Amazon to Nordstrom and can say with confidence that these cozy Disney, Harry Potter, Rudolph and Christmas-themed sets are, well, the cat's pajamas. Shop this cozy sleepwear now.
We all want our kids to read more, but finding the right e-reader for them can be tricky. We've broken down the specs on all the best e-readers on the market to let you know which device will have your kid devouring the most e-books.
Create the Ultimate Gaming Experience with These Walmart Deals on TVs, Video Game Consoles, Headsets and More
Whether you're setting up an entire game room or just a small part of a bedroom, splurging on the finer details can make game play that much more exciting. From the best video game consoles to the top bundles and accessories, we found exactly what you need for the ultimate gaming experience. Snatch up these amazing early Black Friday deals from Walmart.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
So you've got the Playstation 4; now, which games are you supposed to get? Picking out the best video games for kids can be challenging—that's why we've rounded up the top PlayStation kids games and ranked them by age appropriateness and ease of play.
There are times when we don't want glitter or ruffles or confusing designs splattered all over our kids' clothes. That's why we love Primary. Their clothes are basic and simple and can be worn over and over again. Another reason we love Primary? They're also making Halloween easy by inspiring parents to take matters into their own hands to create clever and adorable DIY Halloween costumes without having to pick up a needle and thread. Best of all, the costumes can have a second life—the hoodie your little guy wore for his dragon costume can be the same hoodie he wears to school the following week — minus the scales, of course. Scroll to see our favorite Primary DIY costume picks, along with details on how to make them and where to buy the essential pieces.
Much like the still-hot onesie trend favored by bump-free fashionistas for the past few years, maternity rompers and jumpsuits are all the rage with the mother-to-be set as well. Casual, elegant, sporty and most importantly — comfortable! — these all-in-one outfits are nothing but versatile and especially easy to wear. Check out this collection of maternity one-piece jumpsuits; there's something chic for every mama at every phase of her pregnancy.
From pint-size furniture to decorations that double as playtime favorites, here are some of the best playroom ideas for toddlers
Fingerlings were one of the hottest toys last holiday season. In fact, they were so popular that Fingerlings Minis and even Fingerlings keychains soon followed. But this year, Fingerlings HUGS are at the top of every kid's wish list and one of the best Christmas toys of 2018. The adorable interactive plushies feature long arms that can wrap around your kid for a cuddle, and they also give kisses, giggle, repeat after your child and — whoops! — pass gas. The collection includes animals such as a unicorn and sloth, but we have to say that Fingerlings monkeys Boris and Bella might just be the cutest toys ever. While you'll likely find sweet Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on these cute critters on toy store shelves across the country, there are even better deals — and exclusive animals! — available online at Amazon, Walmart and Target now. So, stop arguing with your little one about whether they're getting a real puppy or kitten, and tell them Santa might just deliver a monkey, sloth or unicorn pal instead! Shop the Fingerlings collection below.
It's never too early to get a little one hooked on reading. These fun, personalized storybooks for kids combine entertainment with education, making your budding bookworm the hero of their own story. Whether it's a Disney story or a bedtime story, get your birthday and Christmas gift shopping done early and order one of these unique page-turners from Amazon, Etsy or Uncommon Goods now!
Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
Target was a go-to for the trendiest Christmas toys last year, and you can expect even more of the same great Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales on kids' favorite brands in 2018. From Air Hogs to Peppa Pig and PAW Patrol playsets, it won't be hard to fulfill your child's wish list with a shopping trip to Target. Last year, Nintendo and LEGO were favorite toymakers for Target shoppers, and this year the virtual toy chest is loaded with options from Baby Alive, KumiKreator, Crate Creatures and more. Have a look through our favorite Christmas toys from Target below.
Pokémon video games are a classic favorite for kids and parents alike. The games center around fictional creatures that can be trained for battle and evolve into bigger, better versions. Pokémon games feature only mild cartoon violence, are rated E for everyone and are compatible with Nintendo gaming consoles and Android or iOS devices.
16" - Champagne - Glitter - Chandelier Ornament | Vickerman Christmas Tree Ornament (2 Pack)
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This snowman monogrammed Christmas ornament is a charming choice for your Christmas tree. Snowman design Glitter details 3.52inH x... 2.1inW x 0.063inD Zinc metal, satin Attached hanging cord Wipe clean Size: One Size. Color: Multicolor. read more
Commemorate 2018 with this white porcelain snowflake Hallmark Christmas tree ornament. Pre-packaged for easy gift giving and stora...ge Dated 2018 4.25inH x 3.6inW x 0.25inD Weight: 0.08 lbs. Plastic Wipe clean Model no. 9701799QGO2093 Size: One Size.... read more
Legend says the first Christmas Tree was created by Martin Luther. Walking in the forest one Christmas Eve, he was inspired by sno...w-covered trees reflecting moonlight and twinkling stars showing through their branches. So he cut a small fir tree, took it home and decorated it simply with candles for his children. read more
Christmastime doesn't always encompass snowmen, cold weather and hot chocolate. Imagine unwrapping presents on the beach sitting a...round a palm tree wearing shorts and t-shirts. String your lights around the trunk of the palm tree and spread Christmas cheer to fellow beach combers! Mele Kalikimaka! Merry Christmas! read more
St. Nick, also known as a jolly old elf, derived from an anonymous poem that contained Old Santeclaus. He was affectionately thoug...ht of as chubby & plump with a little round belly that shook when he laughed like a bowlful of jelly. read more
Every Christmas tree needs a topper, and our Small Star Tree Top is just your tree needs! Our Christmas tree topper is handmade of... blown-glass, then carefully painted & detailed with glitter. Each Tree Top arrives in an Old World Christmas printed box, making a fantastic gift for anyone. Follow the Christmas Star's bright light to the manger in Bethlehem this holiday season. read more
This beautiful glass ornament was carefully mouth-blown into a finely crafted mold. Then a hot solution of liquid silver was poure...d inside. Finally, the ornament was delicately hand-painted with many brightly colored lacquers and glitters for you to enjoy! read more
Built for riding, Western style boots are very practical. High heels keep them from slipping through the stirrups, and the stitchi...ng makes them stronger and more attractive! This glass ornament brings a bit of the cowboy, (or cowgirl!), culture to your Christmas tree. read more
Creating delicious holiday treats and meals for family and friends is an important part of holiday celebrations around the world. ...This festive glass Holiday Cookbook ornament honors a favorite tradition of the Christmas season food, and those who cook it! read more
Pigs are considered to bring good luck and prosperity. In Germany, the word dickbauch means fat stomach, and it is often heard in ...December. According to tradition, you should eat well on Christmas Eve to avoid being haunted that night and to insure luck and prosperity in the New Year. read more
Built for riding, Cowboy Boots are as practical as they are beautiful. High heels keep the boots from slipping through the stirrup...s, and the stitching makes the boots more attractive and stronger too. This delightful glass ornament brings a bit of the cowboy culture to your tree. read more
Standing in town squares, cathedrals and churches represent the heritage and culture of the people. Since glassblowers often creat...ed images that reflected their day-to-day lives, some ornaments were proudly styled after the lovely churches found in their own hometowns. read more
As the English version of Santa, Father Christmas is considered the patron of children, the poor and needy. Long ago, English lord...s hired actors to dress as Father Christmas and find needy families to help them. Today, Father Christmas is England s gift-bringer to children. read more
As the English version of Santa or St. Nicholas, Father Christmas is considered the patron of children, the poor and needy. Long a...go, English lords hired actors to dress as Father Christmas and travel the land to find needy families in order to help them. Today, Father Christmas is England s gift-bringer to children. read more
One of the most dearly loved animals is the Teddy Bear, who has provided years of comfort and steadfast companionship to many a yo...ung owner. From the Cinnamon Bear to Winnie-the-Pooh, Teddy Bears live in literature and in the hearts of even the oldest children. read more
legend says the first Christmas tree was created by Martin Luther. Walking in the forest one Christmas Eve, he was inspired by sno...w-covered trees reflecting moonlight and stars. So he cut a small fir tree, took it home and decorated it simply with candles for his children read more
Long ago when parents decorated the Christmas tree, they hung the pickle ornament last, hiding it in the green boughs. When the ch...ildren were allowed to view the tree, they would begin searching for the pickle ornament because they knew they would receive an extra gift for being the most observant. read more
Dalmatians developed a special relationship with horses, calming and protecting them. Due to this trait and their attractive coats..., they became popular as carriage dogs, riding along and standing guard when the owners were away. When fire engines were drawn by horses, dalmatians became firehouse mascots and often rode on the fire engines. read more
The Taco is a traditional food in Mexico and is very popular here in the United States too. Consisting of a folded corn tortilla f...illed with any variety of meat, cheese, beans and vegetables, it is then doused with a spicy sauce. Tacos make a delicious meal or snack. read more
Dogs selflessly give humans their unconditional love and loyalty. Throughout history, dogs have been faithful friends and workmate...s, even giving their lives to protect or rescue their owners. No wonder dogs are considered man s best friend. read more
The legend of Santa Claus is derived from the European figure St. Nicholas and American writers who wrote children s poems in the ...19th century. Santa Claus became the jolly man clad in red the folk hero all children dream about on Christmas Eve. Santa Claus embodies childhood innocence and magical delight. read more
"James B. Duke's founding Indenture of Duke University directed the members of the University to 'provide real leadership in the e...ducational world' by choosing individuals of 'outstanding character, ability, and vision' to serve as its officers, trustees and faculty; by carefully selecting students of 'character, determination and application;' and by pursuing those areas of teaching and scholarship that would 'most help to develop our resources, increase our wisdom, and promote human happiness.' read more
Celebrate the love of family and friends during the holiday season. The love of Christ, whose birth is celebrated at Christmastime... is the reason for the season. No matter what love you re celebrating, you will LOVE this mouth-blown glass ornament. read more
Blackcapped Chickadees usually travel in groups and are cheery and sociable birds who are fearless taking on a larger bird when th...reatened. The Cherokee Indians considered it the bird of truth and the bringer of news. In fact, many consider its mating song the first sign of spring. read more