Sturbridge Yankee Workshop Santa Showcase

Santa has been given many names over the years. Santa, Santa Claus, St. Nicholas, St. Nick, Father Christmas and the list goes on if you begin including variations from other languages. The roots of where Santa Claus originated from stem from a combination of folklore in Germany, Scandinavia, Holland, and Great Britain.

This is where perhaps you have heard of Sinterclaas. Sinterclaas, who decides who is naughty and nice like our western understanding of Santa does, arrives by steam boat and chooses to ride a white-gray horse; as opposed to a sleigh and eight reindeer. Whatever you choose to call this jolly gift giving man in your home, he always finds a place in our hearts.

Williraye Studio Santa Sculptures
Candy Store Music Box Musical Santa

Cooking up magical treats in the candy shop, keeping children entertained at The Kringle theater during the showing of the Nutcracker, or creating magical memories at the North Pole Toy Shop, Santa is everything to everyone during the Christmas season.

These displays all play 8 traditional Christmas songs from Jingle Bells to We Wish You a Merry Christmas and more to keep you and your guests entertained all season long.

Santa's Toy Shop Music Box Nutcracker Musical Theater Display

Sculpted Santa

Add just the right touch to your mantel space or bookshelf display year after year with a sculpted Santa that will sit pretty and offer holiday cheer to all who see him. Red Carved Santa With Tree offers folk art appeal, as Artist Jim Shore’s Canadian Santa is ready for Christmas Eve celebrations French Canadian style, and Alpine Santa, from Williraye Studio™, brings his forest friends along for a walk in the winter weather, bundled up with his Nordic sweater and striped scarf and colorful mittens.

Red Carved Santa With Tree Sculpture
Jim Shore Candian Santa Apline Santa - Williraye Studio

Here Comes Santa Collectible Wooly Snowman Extra Special Santa

Collectible Wooly® Snowmen are great for gift giving, and available in many styles for display in every room of the home. Start your own collection, or complete a collection for a friend. Artist Karen Didion showcases Midnight Snack Santa with his cuddly teddy and a plate full of delicious cookies as they head off to read a Christmas story before settling down for the night. Enchant children and adults alike with the Santa’s Flight Night Light, where Santa’s sleigh appears as just a silhouette across the blue sky with bright yellow moon.

Midnight Snack Santa - Karen Didion Santa's Flight Night Light

Plush Pillow Santa

Ready to support you when you need a break from holiday shopping and festivities, these pillows offer comfort and cheer wherever they are displayed. Showcased in 100% hooked wool, Santa Bunny is as cute as can be, and looks quite realistic!

Below, Santa and his forest friends are ready to bring cheer to all who are near on this cold winter night. Vintage jingle bells add a whimsical touch to the red felt pillow, perfect for display on an entryway bench or favorite chair.

Santa Bunny Pillow
Santa and Forest Friends Pillow Vintage Jingle Bells Pillow

Dear Santa Print Vintage Santa

When was the last time you wrote a letter to Santa? It is never too late to continue believing in the magic! Hang this print, Dear Santa, in any room to enliven the holiday spirit in your home. Vintage Christmas Apron showcases quite the jolly Santa character, with fun nostalgic imagery and brightly colored ties to surprise the cook in your family. Marching Santa offers vintage folk art appeal with his feather tree and striped pants.

Vintage Christmas Apron Marching Santa Coaster Set

How do you celebrate the magic of Santa in your home during the holidays?


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