Make room on the Christmas tree for these beautiful ornaments that show your hometown pride.
Kansas City is home to the center of the universe for Chistmas ornaments – Hallmark and Halls both build their namesake on ornaments that are everything from elegant and delicate, to kitschy and humorous. No Christmas would be complete without a walk-through of the ornament section of Halls featuring shelves and bucketfuls of glittering designs.
Having said that, along with our favorites available at Halls, there are some more beautiful Kansas City ornaments available from other companies and groups. Here are our five recommendations.
Must-Have Kansas City Ornaments
Country Club Plaza Postcard Ornament, available at Halls Kansas City
This is an exclusive Kansas City ornament commemorating one of our most-cherished holiday traditions that has a unique look and quality. This one is expected to sell out before the season is over, so make sure to get a closer look at the Halls online ornament store.
Official Plaza Lights Christmas Ornaments
Each customizable bulb is hand-painted and dated so it is unique. Each ornament also comes with the written history of the Plaza Lighting Ceremony. These are available only through online sales by clicking on the image below.
2013 Kansas City Union Station Ornament
Commissioned by the KC Chamber in honor of Union Station, one of Kansas City’s most recognizable landmarks. Union Station will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2014. The artist who created the ornament is famed ceramicist Irma Starr of Kansas City, who works in the original style of 17th century English slipware potters. Available online only, by clicking the image below.
Mayor’s Christmas Tree Ornament, available from Crown Center Shops
The yearly tradition continues as the ornament that commemorates one of Kansas City’s most elegant and awe-inspiring holiday displays goes on sale at the beginning of the season. This ornament is only available at the Crown Center Customer Service Desk or by phone at 816-274-7251.
Zona Rosa Community Foundation Christmas Tree Ornament, available at Zona Rosa
Support the Zona Rosa Community Foundation and make the season even more magical with an exclusive Zona Rosa Christmas Tree ornament – 4th in the series – only $10.00 at Guest Services!