Top 10 Luxury Christmas Ornaments
Posted on 19 December 2016
With such a diverse collection of Christmas decorations available, I have always been fascinated with the luxury brands that continue tradition and release complimenting designs to a much larger collection each year. On my hunt for this years most impressive and luxurious designs, I unearthed many incredible pieces covering everything from traditional detail to the contemporary take on the festive season. Discover my top ten luxury Christmas designs from this year's collections to add extra sparkle and glamor to your home.
Swarovski - Christmas Ball Ornament, Annual Edition 2016
If you are looking to add a Christmas sparkle to your tree this year, nobody does it quite like Swarovski. The annual tree decoration designs are back and this year they look as impressive as ever. My favourite design is the Ball Ornament 2016, a combination of mouth blown glass and full cut crystal in the shape of a beautiful Christmas present. If you have not already started an annual collection of tree ornaments, Swarovski is a fantastic place to start.
Michael Aram - Reindeer Ornament
This year's collection of Christmas ornaments from Michael Aram portrays a series of unique objects that celebrate symbols of the festive season. My favourite is the Reindeer Ornament, a stunning sculptural design with an impressive texture to it. I love the combination of the gold, silver and brown which gives it a contemporary yet luxurious feel.
L'OBJET - Garland Ornament
Combining elegance with a touch of Christmas shimmer, this hand crafted Garland Ornament from L'OBJET has had the same attention to detail and craftsmanship that you would expect from jewellery. The design has been platinum plated and incorporates those eye catching Swarovski crystals. Options available for this piece are gold with red crystals, gold and white crystals or my personal favourite, platinum and white crystals.
Georg Jensen - 2016 Wall Wreath Magnolia Leaf, Palladium Plated
Georg Jensen always impress with their timeless high quality designs and this year there are some stunning new additions. If traditional detail is not your thing, the clean designs and high quality finishes of the Christmas collectibles is sure to impress. With wreaths in high demand this year, this magnolia leaf, palladium plated design is the perfect symbol of welcome, hospitality and luxury as its greets your guests at the door.
Joanna Buchanan - Star Set
Recently featuring in the Luxdeco Winter Edit with the elegant Snowflake Star napkin rings, the full collection of festive designs by Joanna Buchanan was so impressive that I had to feature the Star Set once again. Purchased as a set of three unique star designs, these zinc and glass ornaments look great not only as tree decorations but add a touch of luxury glamor wherever they are displayed, including table settings, decorative throws and even house plants.
Wedgwood - Christmas 2016: Building A Snowman' Blue Tree Decoration
Christmas would not be Christmas without Wedgwood. An iconic British brand with long and impressive history. Wedgwood is a brand that we all know and many of us have come to admire. Thier instantly recognisable designs return for yet another Christmas season, this time with the Christmas 2016: Building A Snowman tree decoration. A perfect Christmas tradition by adding a new design each year.
Luxdeco - Set of Four Beaded Clear Glass Baubles
The Luxdeco Beaded Clear Glass Baubles immediately caught my eye. Their opulent design has been created by using a band of pearls and gold beads, varying in size and applied to a ridged glass bauble design. These are the perfect example of fine Christmas luxury without the high price tag.
Skultuna - Christmas Mobiles, Bow Tie
Designed by Sweedish studio Objecthood, these striking Art Deco inspired ornaments are available in silver and gold finishes in six variations of styles. Described as Christmas mobiles, these decorative objects can look great in so many areas of the home, from windows and walls to reflect the light to simply displaying on your Christmas tree, they are sure to attract attention.
Waterford Christmas 2016, Snowflake Wishes Ornament 2016
Crystal is the perfect choice for a tree as it embraces the surrounding colours and decoration. Famed for their crystal designs, dating back as far as 1783, Waterford have the skills and expertise to create some of the most luxurious products. The design for this year is the 2016 Snowflake Wishes Ornament with a beautiful inset coloured crystal, making yet another elegant addition to the hugely successful annual Christmas collection designs.
Lalique - Chêne Christmas Ornament 2016
The Chêne Christmas ornament is another decoration that appears to be getting all the attention this year. Designed by Lalique, this year's ornament is available in red and clear crystal. The design exhibits a motif of leaves and fruits of the oak tree, a symbol of strength, longevity and majesty. The red crystal creates a look and effortless style yet to be replicated by any other brand, making this the perfect choice for someone looking to create a design with a unique personality.