From Wizard of Oz: Dorothy’s Ruby Slipper Ornament

Smithsonian Ruby Slipper Ornament Previously, we featured this Thomas Kinkade Wizard of Oz ornament. Another option fans of the Wizard of Oz will adore this ruby slipper ornament on their Christmas tree this holiday season!

This mouth-blown and hand-painted glass Wizard of Oz themed ornament (found here) features two glitter accented 3.75 inch tall ruby red shoes. They are based on the original pair of Dorothy’s ruby slippers which are included in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History museum collection.

Prior purchasers of this ruby slipper ornament wrote:

The ruby red slippers are the perfect gift for that Wizard of Oz fan in your life. They are beautiful and will remain a favorite ornament for many years to come.

With over 600 decorations on our family Christmas tree, these Ruby Slippers are in a special place. What girl doesn’t love these?!! Lots of benefits for me too!

Edible Candy Cane Ornaments

Candy Cane OrnamentsChristmas Tree shaped Candy Cane OrnamentThese ornaments make the perfect addition to any Christmas tree because while they look like a classically beautiful ornament, these candy cane ornaments are edible.

Made by Hammond’s Candies in Denver, the peppermint candy cane ornaments come as a four inch tall tree shape (here) topped by a red bow. You can also buy a 2.5 inch in diameter circle candy ornament (found here) in cinnamon or peppermint.

circle candy ornamentsThe ornaments were made in the United States and come with a card explaining how they relate to items in the Smithsonian’s collection.

Inspiring Unique Handmade Glass Polar Bear Ornament

Glass Polar Bear OrnamentPreviously, we featured this white and gold polar bear ornament. While that ornament is very affordable, if you are looking for a more unique ornament, this white glass polar bear ornament may be a better option.

The approximately two inch tall ornament (found here) was hand-sculpted by glass artists in Vermont. The white body of the polar bear is accented with a black ball nose.

For every polar bear ornament purchased, one dollar will be donated to Polar Bears International.