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Old World Christmas

Since 1979, Old World Christmas has been a premier U.S. glass ornament brand, making holidays magical with handcrafted items. Founded by Tim and Beth Merck, the company produces over 1,400 unique, mouth-blown and intricately hand-painted and glittered ornaments, puzzles, tree toppers, and night lights, celebrating every family's unique holiday traditions and adding meaningfulness to every celebration.

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Old World Christmas

Founded in 1979, Old World Christmas stands as an emblem of exquisite holiday ornamentation. This cherished establishment, nestled in the heart of tradition, continues to breathe life into holiday celebrations with its hand-crafted, meticulously designed ornaments. The company's vast, intricate blown-glass ornament collections manifest their unwavering commitment to enhancing every family's festive moments. By evoking new memories and honoring old ones, Old World Christmas infuses profound meaning into every holiday season.

The secret behind the timeless allure of Old World Christmas ornaments lies in the adherence to historical craftsmanship. Echoing the venerable techniques from the 1800s, artisans skillfully mouth-blow molten glass into exclusively carved molds. This traditional approach ensures the birth of unique ornaments, each telling its own silent tale of beauty and celebration. Imbued with a hot liquid silver solution, every ornament radiates unmatched vibrancy and color, reminiscent of the ancient artisanship that inspired them.

But the journey to perfection doesn’t end here. Each Old World Christmas ornament undergoes meticulous hand-painting and glittering. This vital, labor-intensive step unfurls a world of exquisite details, from the subtle shimmer to the delicate hues that adorn every piece. These hand-crafted ornaments emerge as masterpieces, reflecting the company’s unwavering dedication to quality and artistic elegance.

Old World Christmas mission resonates in every ornament: a steadfast commitment to unparalleled quality, design, and value. Each piece is a testament to traditional design and craftsmanship, carrying a promise of timeless beauty coupled with modern finesse. This enduring commitment cascades beyond the ornaments, offering customers the warmth of excellent service, affordability, and swift, efficient shipping.

In the embrace of an Old World Christmas ornament, one transcends mere holiday decoration. It's an entry into a revered tradition, a personal encounter with the artistry and passion that fuels each creation. This holiday season, let Old World Christmas adorn your celebrations with ornaments steeped in history, beauty, and a love for timeless elegance. Experience the joy of owning a hand-crafted masterpiece, and let the spirit of Old World Christmas illuminate every corner of your celebration, creating memories destined to be cherished for generations.

Old World Christmas Product Reviews

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Great customer service Great customer service when I had an inquiry about my order. Amazing ship Price to Hawaii for my order. Thanks!

Lara Oshiro

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Beautifully realistic and great price! These garlands are the most realistic I’ve seen and the price can’t be beat! I’ve purchased 4 so far andplan to get more.


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Halloween village. Fantastic, had just what I needed. Fast shipping and great packaging. Will purchase from again when needed. Thanks


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Fast and safe shipping.

Jonnie Jarrells

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prompt service--great selection!

Shirley Wooden

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