This is the third year that designer Massimo Giacon has designed sweet little magical Christmas porcelain figurines for Alessi. With some additions to the line and some changes (e.g. the nativity scene went from white to red and has individuals characters you can add), they are still one of the cutest ways to add some whimsy to your holiday.
All the figures are made of white porcelain and subsequently decorated by hand, occasionally with the help of decalcomania. Their sizes match those in the previous collection, so if you already own some, these will fit right in!
Here's the new Alessi figurines for 2009, plus a candy dish and 2 new plates:
3 Wise Men, Salvatore, la signora Acqua and 2 sheep:
The Hugging Tree:
The Christmas Hug Plates:
The candy dish/pastry plate:
The Alessi Christmas collection from 2008:
And the Alessi original Christmas Collection from 2007:
Buy any or all of them here at Unica Home (as long as they are still available!)
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