Christmas Decorations in Finland

If you love geometric and linear forms are going to love these Christmas decorations. Are Himmeli, typical creations of Finland built originally to propitiate the harvest, today can be considered the quintessence of the Finnish Christmas tradition. Originally these sculptures were made ​​of twigs of rye and could also be very complex; were hung on the Christmas table, as a wish for abundance and remained there until the summer.

From simple three-dimensional geometric shapes, Himmeli can also be made ​​by hundreds of sticks and a time, if well made, even they lasted a century.

Today them can be made ​​in many different materials, from plastic to metal, and in different colors. From minimal simple structures to complex constructions that play with light, they can be an original idea to decorate the house and the ‘Christmas tree during the holidays, surrounding beauty of the Nordic tradition.

You can try to achieve them alone, but they come in beautiful ready, even on Etsy.

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Photo: Traditional Finnish Christmas decoration: Yule Goat

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Finnish Christmas traditions: Finnish Christmas decorations

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Finnish Christmas traditions: Finnish Christmas decorations

Finnish Christmas traditions: Finnish Christmas decorations

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Fred Fry International: Merry Christmas!

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Finnish flag tonttu Christmas decorations

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Welcome to my Scandinavian Christmas home

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