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Christmas Collectibles

Deck the Halls: Treasures of Christmas Past

Displays a colourful array of antique Christmas decorations for the general public as well as the dedicated collector. The book aims to capture the charm, appeal and nostalgia for childhood Christmases, recreated through an assortment of Santa Clauses, tree ornaments, table decorations, puzzles and games, myriad figural light bulbs, candy containers of all shapes, stockings for the chimney, books, toys, advertisements and many others.

Christmas Collectibles

Old Christmas Tree Lights

George Nelson's incredibly detailed chronicle of vintage Christmas tree lighting. Browsable by decade and special theme. Hundreds of photos, manufacturer profiles, newspaper advertisements, and more.

The Golden Glow of Christmas Past

The Golden Glow of Christmas Past is a club for collectors of antique and collectible Christmas items, tree ornaments, candy containers, santas, lighting and other decorations. The club is a non-profit organization run by volunteers. There is an annual convention held in a different part of the country each year. Highlights of the convention are the museum showcase, an auction, a sales room and round table discussions on various topics relating the collecting Christmas antiques and collectibles.

Mary Morrison's German Snow Babies

Antique German bisque snow babies, Santas, gnomes and other related Christmas and winter figures. New German snow babies available since the early 1990s.

The Ornament

Antique Christmas items for sale by Margrit Utz, Switzerland.