Christmas with all the Glitz & Glitter of days gone by!
Re-live the Christmas wonderment of your childhood!
Visit one of the largest vintage
Christmas ornament selections in the Nashville - Middle Tennessee area! ~ Don't miss our two new locations! Antiques on 231, 320 South Cumberland St, Lebanon TN and Gas Lamp Antiques & Decorating Mall, 100 Powell Place, Nashville, TN.
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In stock are literally thousands of glass Christmas ornaments of all types,
styles and ages! You
can browse an extensive collection of truly antique blown glass decorated
German ornaments dating from the 1890s to
1930s, as well as post-war German / West German fancies, figurals and antique
recreations dating from the 1940s to the 1990s. We also have a smattering of Japan, Czech, and
Poland reflectors and figurals thrown in for good measure!
We have American made
glass spheres, reflectors, & shapes by Shiny Brite, Premier, Franke and
Paragon dating from the 1930s to 1960s (see
also have many 1940s hard
plastic reindeer, Santa, angel, & snowman ornaments, candy containers and
illuminated figures by Bradford, Rosbro, Royalite, Miller, Noma and others.
can browse the area's largest displays of 1950s-1960s era Made in Japan
ceramic figures (see
article here). Included are 100s of Santa banks, planters, salt &
pepper sets, candlesticks, music boxes. Also Shopper Girl figures and
planters, Angels, Elves, Pixies,Choir
Children, NOEL letters and more! Manufacturers include Napco, Lefton,
Relpo, Commodore, Kreiss, Ucago, Inarco and more.
have the leading collection of antique USSR Soviet Russia ornaments dating from
the 1920s through the 1960s. Known as 'New Years' ornaments, we have blown
glass, spun cotton, and Dresden paper. Shapes run the gamut from simple
blown glass shapes and spheres, colorful glass bead chains, complex glass bead
boats, planes, rockets and sputniks, shimmering blown glass or spun cotton
fruits and vegetables, flowers and pine cones, and all manner of
clip-on whimsical fairy tale characters and elegant snow queens. Other
clip-on ornaments include charming children, professional figures, Grandfather
Frost, Santa Claus, Ali-Baba, clowns, cosmonauts, and so many more! We
also have a selection of large-size spun cotton Grandfather Frost figurines
dating from the 1950s-1960s.
We also carry a selection of antique and vintage Santa Claus figures ranging
from small composition, spun cotton and felt fellows dating from the 1920s and
1930s to the fabulous
1940s-1960s era Harold Gale department store display mannequins. In
addition we have a large selection of contemporary hand-crafted Santa and
Father Christmas figures by renowned artist Voni.
In addition to the vast amount of tree ornaments, we always have
a selection of vintage bottle brush trees, glitter houses,
celluloid, chenille and hard plastic
Santas, reindeer, snowmen and elves, as well
as yards and yards of glass bead garland! And don't miss our vintage electric fancy candelabras
including Mirostar and Noma, also decorated and illuminated wreaths, flocked
Consolidated brush trees and Macy's colorful tinsel display trees.
Everything needed to complete that wonderful, nostalgic 1940s
to 1960s Vintage Christmas!
If something a tad more contemporary is your yen, be sure to check our display
of Cody Foster hand-crafted glittered paper miniature houses and Christopher Radko nostalgia-inspired Shiny Brite glass ornaments. We also occasionally
have a selection of retired Hallmark, Kurt Adler and Department 56 ornaments.
As a side note, we have provided vintage Christmas ornaments and lighting to several Broadway & off-Broadway productions, as well a the Meryl Streep motion picture 'Doubt'. So if you have any theatrical needs, please feel free to contact us at Vintage@ChristmasNostalgia.com and we'll be happy to assist.