To begin, just let me say that I don’t celebrate most holidays. The whys and wherefores of this decision would fill many more blog posts and probably would be better discussed on a completely different blog site.
But I have to admit, some of the Disney ornaments produced by Hallmark and The Disney Store are quite good, and can be used year round for decoration and display. They are genuine pieces of art sculpture in and of themselves! Case in point:
Take the tag off = year round display piece
Usually I pick up one or two ornaments from the Hallmark store each year (simply type ‘ornaments’ in the search box above-right for examples). I’m not used to finding any at The Disney Store.
This figure is from the new release of Mickey Mouse Shorts. The episode depicted here was the first released, from season one, called Croissant de Triomphe. Here is the DVD box cover:
The scooter character is priceless and a stand-out in this episode. When I saw this ornament, I knew it had to ride into my home!
“Da Da Da Da Daaaaaa!”