10 Pretty and Personalized Ornaments That Deserve a Spot on Your Tree

Celebrate your first year of marriage, the arrival of a new baby, big trips and more with these ornaments and photo frames that will look picture-perfect on your Christmas tree.

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December 05, 2019

Every December, we look forward to three things: putting wreaths on our front doors, hanging our stockings with care and trimming our trees with ornaments, ornaments and more ornaments. (And okay, maybe draping some string lights and glittery garlands, but then definitely more ornaments.)

We just can't help ourselves! For being so small, ornaments carry so much significance. They remind us of places we've been or lived, major milestones we've reached, our loved ones, etc. So, we don't mind squeezing in one (or ten) more of these special mementos where we can. If you're looking for some new pieces to help personalize your tree this year, then keep reading to see all the beautiful baubles we've found for just the occasion.

Even if you can't be "home" for the holidays, you can keep your loved ones close with this state-shaped ornament. Fashioned from modern acrylic and featuring a pretty wash of pastel pinks and blues, this piece will look perfect in the glow of your Christmas tree lights.

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Crossing the threshold into your very first home is definitely cause for celebration. If your little family made a big move this year, commemorate it with this silver key ornament. A small, circular charm attaches to the top and will feature your hand-stamped address, so you can remember the home for years to come.

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Personalize your tree with special moments from this past year from first birthdays and school plays to the arrival of furry family members by displaying photos in this gold picture frame. We love how the modern design promises to add a touch of shimmer to your tree while still pairing well with other decorations.

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If the stork's bringing something extra special this year, you may want to scoop up this sweet little snow globe. Inside, you'll see a bird carrying a bundle, topped with a small tag that reads "Special Delivery" in golden glitter.

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Whether you went somewhere special this year or you're planning a big trip in 2020, you can pay homage to your travels with this hand-blown bauble. Choose from major destinations like London, Paris and New York, or go with the "Adventure Awaits" option.

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Fact: We are swooning over this special ornament fit for newlyweds. If you or someone you love tied the knot in 2019, mark the milestone with this sparkling white car that reads "Just Married." Our hearts flutter just looking at this beauty!

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$19.95 (Set of 4)

Who says you can't have a White Christmas if you live out in the desert? Use these pretty, plant-inspired ornaments, which vary in size and shape just like their real-life counterparts, to add a touch of regional pride to your tree. Their shiny, white-luster finish ensures that they still feel quite "Christmasy."

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There's nothing more magical this time of year than the sound of silver bells. Add a cluster (or two!) to your tree for a special dose of holiday cheer and ring them to let your children know that Santa has arrived with his sleigh and reindeer.

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We don't mind telling you that we are tickled pink by this A Christmas Story-themed ornament. If you and your family are obsessed with the classic comedy (and watch the 24-hour marathon every year), then we triple dog dare you to snag this charming recreation of Ralphie Parker in his iconic pink bunny suit. Something tells us it'll be a cherished keepsake for future generations.

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Honor (and okay, maybe tease) your seltzer-obsessed family member with an ornament shaped like their favorite can of sparkling water. The bauble's bright hues ensure that it will pop beautifully against the tree.

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