Royal Tara

Scottish Thistle Christmas Bauble


■ Scottish Thistle: Taking center stage in this ornament is a Scottish Thistle, Scotland’s national flower.
■ Celtic Knots: Celtic Knots were admired in Celtic life, as their infinite loops and curves were used to symbolize the eternal love that Celts shared with loved ones, especially if they were far away from each other.
■ Ribbon for Hanging: A lovely red ribbon is attached to this bauble for easy hanging.
■ Dimensions: This bauble spans 7.5 centimeters in diameter or approximately 3 inches.


Celebrate your Scottish pride at Christmas with this Scottish Thistle Christmas Bauble! This ornament is 7.5 centimeters (approximately 3 inches) in diameter, a great size for display on any Christmas tree. It comes with a red ribbon for hanging and comes in a beautiful cream color that features the Scottish Thistle, the national flower of Scotland.

According to legend, the thistle became the country’s flower when a Viking invader stepped on one and let out a cry that alerted Scottish fighters to danger, helping them defeat the invaders. Rounding out the festive design of this bauble are even more Celtic knots in hues of red and green against a yellow background that border the flower. Make this bauble a meaningful, cultural addition to your Christmas ornament collection!