Christmas Snow Globes
Fascinating Christmas Snow Globes
Who can forget the magic and delight of when we first encountered and handled those fascinating Christmas snow globes in our youth? I can still remember the joy and excitement when I first got to shake it up and see the interesting effects as a result.
Of course when you're young you seem to never tire or grow out of doing something over and over again, and that always seems to be the case to this day.
Now things have changed in some cases with Christmas snow globes, as they can include a wind-up handle to turn and let that do the work of making it snow, rather than all that hard work of shaking it. On second thought, that takes a little of the fun away from it.
Anyway, I've included a variety of different kinds below to bring back the memories of days gone by and to see if there are some of these fascinating snow globes you just can't live without. Enjoy!
Snow Globe of Santa Decorating Christmas Tree
What would a Christmas snow globe collection be without one or more of Santa doing something on this most important day of the year for him? In this case he's decorating the Christmas tree while his little friends seem to be frolicking around.
Santa Snow Globe
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Christmas Snow Globe with Lighthouse
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These would also work terrific as part of your Christmas decor.
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Christmas Snowman Globe
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