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A beautifully illustrated look at Christmas ornaments and the memories they hold on our treesFirst highlighted in the New York Times, Bonnie Mackay’s annual Christmas tree showcases a lifetime collecting almost 3,000 ornaments.Now, through beautiful photography and illuminating vignettes, Tree of Treasuresshares the heartfelt stories behind a hundred of those cherished possessions, whether it’s the story of a family member, like Mackay’s grandfather, a well-known vaudeville performer; long-held relationships with friends and colleagues in the international community of Christmas crafts makers; a memory of a beloved pet; and much more. From serene lace angels and vintage Santas, to exquisite glass-blown spheres and small silk purses, Tree of Treasuresshowcases ornaments both beautiful and well-loved, illuminating how ornaments, as we unpack and hang them each holiday season, tell the story of our lives.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Crafts + Hobbies, Religion + Beliefs
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Bonnie Mackay
Street Date: September 27, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-22-1434