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It all began with a family; in 1984, Christopher Radko and his family decorated the tree as always, with a treasured collection of over 2,000 mouth-blown, European glass ornaments. Their Christmas tree had become a family diary of sorts, a story to go with each ornament. One week before Christmas, tragedy struck. They had purchased a new Christmas tree stand, perhaps a flaw in the metal, or maybe fate, whatever the reason the stand gave way and the tree crashed to the floor, shattering almost every ornament. Cherished family memories, traditions, lying under the tree with the broken pieces.

Heartbroken, Christopher was determined to restore them for his family. Unfortunately the ornaments in the United States, at that time, where made mostly of plastic and Styrofoam, which couldn’t possibly replace the handmade treasures his family had collected. The following spring, while visiting cousins in Poland, Christopher began looking for glass ornaments, and found what he was looking for.

His first collection of 65 ornaments was released in 1986, since then Christopher has created over 10,000 designs in glass. He was named the “Czar of Christmas Present” by the New York Times, and is now Located in the Historic Hudson Valley, Christopher Radko creates breathtakingly beautiful ornament designs. Inspired by his childhood memories, Christopher’s Fine European glass ornaments and handcrafted holiday decorations encompass over 23 years of exquisite workmanship. Handcrafted details are the hallmark of Christopher’s collection!
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Asleep In The Manger - Radko 2019 Light The Way Santa Snowglobe - Radko 2019 A Nutcracker Story - Radko 2019
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Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus take refuge in this wooden manger. They share the space with a mama and baby sheep under the brightly shining Star of Bethlehem. St. Nick will shine a light, as he joyfully makes his journey through a winter wonderland!  This lavish lantern makes the perfect centerpiece for your home this Christmas! This handsome hat tells the story of the Nutcracker! From a beautiful ballet to a stunning Christmas tree with bountiful gifts all around.
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O Holy Night - Radko 2019 Is It Time For Christmas? - Radko 2019 A Gift Of A Matryoshka Doll - Radko 2019
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Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus are portrayed on the front of this beautiful ornament with the North Star shining brightly above them for all to see! Is it time for Christmas celebrations? Santa checks out this elegant grandfather clock to make sure he doesn’t open gifts too early! Saint Nick is dressed in stunning Slavic garb! Holding a classic Matryoshka doll, we wonder how many dolls are inside!
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Three's Company - Radko 2019 Jolly Top Hat Snowman - Radko 2019 Delightfully Darling Penguin - Radko 2019
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This wintery crew loves the cold! Penguins and snowman alike grin with excitement for the upcoming holiday! Joy for all to hear! This dapper snowman is wearing a custom top hat, featuring a quaint little cottage in a forest of freshly fallen snow. Watch as an inquisitive young doe checks out this peaceful scene. This delightfully darling penguin is dressed warmly for the holidays! Dress in his warm scarf and hat, he will surly stay warm for the winter months!
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An Altared State Gem - Radko 2019 Fleur De Lis - Radko 2019 A Bag of Delights - Radko 2019
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Standing at the altar, these lovebirds say, "I Do"! Sealing their commitment to life-long love with a kiss! No Mardi Gras is complete without a colorful classic Fleur de Lis! Decorated in true Mardi Gras colors of purple, green and gold! This bag of delights has Santa and friends happily dancing around the North Pole excited that Christmas is right around the corner! Presents are wrapped and toys at the ready to be delivered on a wintery Christmas Eve.
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An Old Fox Tail Gem - Radko 2019 Look Out Below! - Radko 2019 Mr. & Mrs. Clause Pause Gem - Radko 2019
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This well-dressed fox is making his rounds, checking the streets for any lost gifts! His stylish Old-World garb tells an exciting tale of adventure and cleverness! Look out below! Santa Claus is trying out a new activity… parachuting! What a colorful parachute and spiffy looking goggles! After all the gifts are delivered, it's time for Santa to relax with his family! A cup of hot cocoa and loving pets sit at the feet of Mr. and Mrs. Claus!
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Holiday Harlequin Santa - Radko 2019 Designer's Choice Princely Peacock Santa - Radko 2019 Rambunctious Racoon - Radko 2019
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Santa is ready for Christmas in his harlequin attire and coordinating presents! His holly leaves headdress and golden staff complete his festive look. Peacocks galore! This princely peacock Santa is dressed to impress with his peacock attire! He even has a fine feathered friend joining him on his rounds! Our furry friend is building a snowman and secretly stashing away snowballs for a surprise snowball fight! Watch out, he just might surprise you!
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Santa's Silent Night Wreath - Radko 2019 Noble Yellow Lab - Radko 2019 Baby Steps Gem - Radko 2019
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Santa soothingly sings Silent Night to the small town and forest critters as snow gently falls on this charming scene. What a lovely melody! Charlie, the yellow lab, is ready to celebrate Christmas with the family! Kind and loyal this lab is enthusiastic to play the game fetch and go swimming on this holiday full of fun and family! Watch on as Santa, with a plush reindeer in hand and a magical sack of goodies, softly walks up the baby steps on a mission to deliver toys to all of the deserving boys and girls!
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I Spot My First Christmas Gem - Radko 2019 Holding Up Their End Gem - Radko 2019 No Looking Back Gem - Radko 2019
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Standing tall, our captivating giraffe is ready to celebrate your baby's first Christmas! Baby boys and girls alike will fall in love with this darling giraffe! Santa and Frosty hold up each end of the fabulous 2019 gifts! Grinning from ear-to-ear there is sure to be a sweet surprise this year! There is no looking back for Kris Kringle this year. He keeps looking forward to new and exciting adventures in 2019!
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Winter Frost Santa Gem - Radko 2019 Santa's Midnight Ride Gem - Radko 2019 Strike Up the Band Little Gem - Radko 2019
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With a smile, Santa sports an all-white hat covered in sparkles and snow! It is almost hard to recognize him without his iconic red Santa outfit! Flying through the midnight sky, Santa and his reindeer partners are ready to deliver gifts this Christmas Eve! If you listen closely to this enchanting trio, you might just hear a congenial chorus of bugles and timpani. And who doesn't love a man in a uniform?
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The North Star Gem - Radko 2019 A Buck For Christmas - Radko 2019 Speed Skating Piggy - Radko 2019
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Shining bright for all to see, the North Star leads the wise men to Jesus laying in his manger with Mary and Joseph by his side. What a sophisticated fellow! This suave stag is watching over Christmas from his elaborate plate! His goal is to spot Santa first! This skating pig surprises us all with his grace and speed as he glides across the ice! We wonder who the gift is for.​
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