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8 Facts We Bet You Didn’t Know About Christmas

Jingle all the way! With the onset of Christmas, world’s most awaited season, everyone hymns jingles and smiles along. Whether it’s waiting for the Santa or leaving the stockings out of the window, we have indulged in the little joyful traditions since a week. While lighting up your Xmas tree, have you ever wondered about the deeper side of this festival?

Here are some unknown facts about Christmas that you must read and proudly share on that special feast.

1. Several dates were proposed for Christmas: January 2, March 21, March 25, April 18 and November 20 but December 25 was finalized by the Western Christians majority.

Christmas calendar

2. Santa Claus is known by different names across the globe: Le Befana in Italy, Pere Noel in Belgium, Jultomten (Christmas Brownie) in Sweden, and Ded Moroz (Grandfather Frost) in Russia.

Santa Claus

3. Many Astronomers think that the Star of Bethlehem, which guided the wise men to Lord Jesus, was probably a comet or the planet Uranus.

Star of Bethlehem

4. When Gemini 6 astronauts- Tom Stafford and Wally Schirra sang ‘Jingle Bells’ in 1965, it became the first song to be broadcasted from space.

Tom Stafford and Wally Schirra

5. The tradition of kissing under Mistletoe hails from England. People were required to pluck a berry from the sprig of Mistletoe before kissing but when all the berries are gone, there could be no more kissing.

Mistletoe Kiss

6. In the Czech Republic, people enjoy the cuisines of fish, egg and soup. Also, the number of people at dining table should be even, or the one without a companion might die next year.

Czech Republic

7. There are 13 Santa in Iceland, and each leaves a present for the kids. They come down from the hill one after the other, starting from December12 and have names like Door Sniffer, Spoon Licker and Meat Hook.

13 Santas of Iceland

8. Norway gifts a Christmas tree to England every year as a symbol of thanks for their support during World War II.

Norwegian Christmas Tree

After reading such interesting facts, we’re pretty sure you are even more excited for Christmas.

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Our Pick For Christmas: Angel Wing Jewelry

Angel Wing Diamond Jewelry

In every heart, an angel awaits. We all need a patron to share the load we are bearing and also to be showered with love, kindness, and care. This Christmas we pick angel diamond jewelry as the best piece to adorn because we all desire some extra spiritual assistance and guidance. After all, Christmas is to exhibit the flame of joy, peace, and extravaganza charm.

Angels are perhaps the messengers of god who serve the human beings on earth and carry out the tasks assigned by god. They have been rescuing people from perilous situations since ages. They watch over the people and fulfill their good thoughts and desires. Whenever you feel grim and deserted, these mediators of god pull you out from grief. Invite them, pray from all your heart, and you will certainly feel their presence. Similarly, winged accessories give a feeling of solace and warmth to the wearer.

Since history, angel wings have been donned as a token of stability and affection. However, their meaning varies according to the purpose of wearing. You could don an angel wing diamond pendant festooned with pave diamonds to show your belief and divinity towards Jesus. If there is someone who has always stood by your side, angel wing macramé bracelet could be a striking gift symbolic of your respect and gratitude. For the pretty ladies out there who make your heart flutter, a winged heart necklace is perfect to propose. Guardian angel jewelry crafted in sterling silver and embellished with ruby gemstones is enough to brighten up your Christmas.

You don’t require light to look angelic. If you wish to pump up your personality, try these lovely angel wing pieces and feel good about yourself.

5 Reasons Why Vintage Jewelry Is the Best Christmas Gift

On every anniversary, birthday or festival, it is the same story. Finding the perfect gift is next to impossible. Fortunately, vintage jewelry works for every woman and will surely earn you those sugar points you have been looking for. If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, vintage pieces are her best sister. Find out how:

Distinctive Features

Retro pieces are exclusive and startling. When vintage jewelry is worn with a contemporary ensemble, it creates a bold and unique fashion statement. Just imagine a multi-strand pendant donned with a vibrant cardigan. The wearer will certainly receive countless praises for her remarkable fashion sense.

Cameo Ring

Cameo Diamond Ring

Classic Appeal

Plenty of vintage and traditional pieces have gorgeous carvings of wildlife, angels, flowers and bugs. Those who have a soft corner for animals would love the flora and fauna pieces. Such as, dragon flies represent high ambitions and owl symbolizes intelligence and witty nature. Enclose a pleasant note, and you’re ready to create a lasting impression.

Rose Cut Diamond Bangle

Rose Cut Diamond Bangle

Outstanding Elements

Conventional and antique accessories can be created from interesting materials. For instance, Bakelite, enamel, kundan-meena, and rose cut diamonds. If your lady prefers colorful combinations, then cloisonné is the technique made just for you. It decorates metals, gemstones and glass with bright enamel paint. These vintage items are pleasant to adorn.

Enamel Pendant

Enamel Diamond Pendant

Cost Effective

If you don’t wish to spill your pockets and spend lavishly, traditional ornaments are certainly the best to pick. Rings, bracelets, etc. festooned with Victorian and antique rose cut diamonds can be purchased for well below prices.

Adaptable Design

Every vintage jewel carries a thoughtful story in itself. Moreover, they can be customized easily according to the demands of the wearer. For example, bold cocktail rings can be garnished with gemstone of your choice.

With so many perks, vintage jewelry tops the list of best Christmas gifts. Nothing will make her day better than a classic piece. Happy Shopping!

Christmas Jewelry: Jingle all the way

Christmas is a day of celebrations, reverence and the day to bring back the childhood memories. All my friends and I get excited even today for the gifts Santa Claus will give us. Our preparations begin from Thanks giving buying decorations for the Christmas tree and buying gifts for the loved ones. If you have no idea about what to gift..don’t think too much! Buy Jewelry, gift jewelry! You can never go wrong with season inspired jewelry gifts.

ImageJewelry stores have geared up for the holiday season. We find a huge collection of tempting Christmas inspired designer jewelry there. Gemco Designs offers gorgeous charm bracelets in 18k gold which is a priced possession for young women. Mesmerizing collection of diamond encrusted charms, like cross, star, snow flake, angel wing and bells chained in lobster clasp should be on your pick list for this holiday season.

Christmas is a festival of colors, light and fun. So what can be better than adding more color and bling-bling to the accessories! Red and green enameling is predominantly seen in all the jewelry. Pave diamond on the trim of red enamel star charm added to earring is something cute and classic.

Women never get exhausted of shopping jewelry.

A designer neck piece with snowflake charm conveys zest of the season.