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Mushrooms are considered to be a good luck symbol. Associated with nature and the beauty of the forest, finding a mushroom is considered to be very lucky and to mean good fortune is at hand. Mushroom ornaments are displayed on Christmas trees in Germany in honor of the people's reverence for nature and in hope of good luck in the New Year.
MEDALLION COLLECTION CLIP-ON GLASS MUSHROOM ORNAMENTS by Kurt Adler, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B003ZUJ68Y/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_FyRRqb0EGCY5Q
Clip on Glass mushroom Ornaments
Steinbach Mushroom Ornament, Mushroom ornaments are displayed on Christmas trees in Germany in honor of the people's reverence for nature and in hope of good luck in the New Year.
Mushroom and good luck horseshoe on New Year's card
There is a little good luck pig in this Fortune cookie. In Germany, pigs are used to represent good luck.
The kitchen witch is found in the folk lore of many cultures. In Germany, a witch in the house is said to bring good luck Kitchen Witch by ReidsWeeds
Curvy Pinecone Glass Mushroom Ornament
In Germany, Norway and Denmark, the gift of a marzipan pig at Christmas and New Year's symbolizes good luck and fortune in the year to come.
want to make these for next year!
Here's what I used:
1/4 yd felt (I used a 30% wool felt blend)
1/4 yd coordinating fabric (I used a Christmas flannel)
Star Ornaments. Looks like the ones I made last year!! Love
Lucky House Ornament New Year Decor
Orange silk and felt toadstool
ohhhh genius idea for a cupcake design, these are not cupcakes but I am going to make a cupcake version. thimble toadstool.
these would make a lovely holiday gift for Henry's teachers, b/c they're studying mushrooms and toadstools!