Ornaments


Beautify your household with this selection of ornamental handcrafts from our wonderful producers and artisans.

If you see anything you like, make a note of the product name and click here to choose an ordering method!

Remember: every purchase helps disadvantaged people to support themselves, and profits are used to help those in need!

<p>Wood-carver Small Nativity Plinth&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Small Nativity Plinth 

Price: ¥180
Pictured is just one from a huge range of plinth-style nativities, hand-carved by Zhang and his team!
<p>Wood-carver Small Nativity Knot&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Small Nativity Knot 

Price: ¥180
Small, Chinese-style knot hanging.  Available in a variety of styles and colours (subject to availability) 
<p>Wood-carver Large Nativity Knot&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Large Nativity Knot 

Price: ¥450
A large, ornately hand-carved Chinese-style knot.  Ideal for hanging during advent and Christmas!
<p>Wood-carver Good Shepherd&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Good Shepherd 

Price: ¥330
This hand-carved free-standing ornament is available in one other design. 
<p>Wood-carver Large Nativity Set</p>

Wood-carver Large Nativity Set

Price: ¥1280
The ever-popular deluxe nativity set.  All the main characters from the story are present, and the set is avalable with 4 different building designs: two Chinese, and two Western.
<p>Wood-carver Medium Nativity Set</p>

Wood-carver Medium Nativity Set

Price: ¥420
This medium-sized nativity form Woodcarver Zhang features sliding doors and bamboo features!  all the figures fit inside for storage.
Wood-carver Small Nativity Set&nbsp;
Wood-carver Small Nativity Set 
Price: ¥320
The smallest nativity 'set' frmo Woodcarver Zhang.  All the figures fit inside the 'stable' house!
<p>Wood-carver Large Nativity Plinth&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Large Nativity Plinth 

Price: ¥320
Guilin-style rock formations form part of this imaginative. plinth-style nativity diorama from Woodcarver Zhang.
<p>Wood-carver Fish and Loaves Knot</p>

Wood-carver Fish and Loaves Knot

Price: ¥199
Depicting two fish and five loaves, this Chinese-style knot ornament is a conversation starter!
<p>Wood-carver Sower Ornament&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Sower Ornament 

Price: ¥365
From the famous parable, this free-standing ornament is beautifully hand-carved from wood.  One alternative design is available.
<p>Wood-carver Standing Cross Ornament</p>

Wood-carver Standing Cross Ornament

Price: ¥230
Free-standing cross ornament, expertly carved by Woodcarver Zhang and his team.
<p>Wood-carver Christmas Tree Decorations&nbsp;</p>

Wood-carver Christmas Tree Decorations 

Price: ¥25 each
Pictured is only a small selection from a huge range of beautiful wooden tree ornaments are available.  
Tibetan Scene Magnets
Tibetan Scene Magnets
Price: ¥20 each
Atristic Tibetan scenes are depicted in these lens-shaped magnets, which each include a gift bag! 
<p>Small Noah's Ark Set</p>

Small Noah's Ark Set

Price: ¥476
A small, ornately hand-carved set.  All fits inside a small wooden box (included!).
<p>Hinged Nativities; "City Gates"&nbsp;</p>

Hinged Nativities; "City Gates" 

Price: ¥446 each
Hand-carved in a Chinese style.  Writing on the doorposts is a quote from Isaiah 9:2.
<p>Noah's Ark Chinese Knot</p>

Noah's Ark Chinese Knot

Price: ¥99 each
Hand-carved wood depiction of Noah's ark, at a great price!  CHinese knot-style hanging.
Amdo Yak Ornament &nbsp;
Amdo Yak Ornament  
Price: ¥131 (big), ¥111 (small)
Yak yak yak...
<p>Amdo Christmas Decorations&nbsp;</p>

Amdo Christmas Decorations 

Price: ¥34
Handmade from felt, 

available in 'star' or 'bell' varieties.  

<p>Amdo Nativity Tree Decoration&nbsp;</p>

Amdo Nativity Tree Decoration 

Price: ¥38
Just one of many Christmas tree decorations available from Amdo Craft! 
<p>Amdo Nativity&nbsp;</p>

Amdo Nativity 

Price: ¥280
Complete set features Wise men, shepherds, Mary and Joseph, camel, sheep... and little baby Jesus of course!
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Tray
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Tray
Price: ¥900
Liaochun lives in Chengdu and carves items from high-quality woods by hand, including Ebony, Zebrawood and  Rosewood.
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Tray (long)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Tray (long)
Price: ¥1020
Each Liaochun piece is delicate and beautiful, looking like soft cloth or paper, but being made from hard wood.  
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Plate
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Plate
Price: ¥570
this Zebrawood plate has been hand-carved (not turned!). Beautifully thin and elegant.
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Tray (round)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Tray (round)
Price: ¥900
This round tray by Liaochun shows his excellent wood-carving skills.  Can be used for Chinese teacups.
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (grass)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (grass)
Price: ¥90
This birchwood spoon has been carved to look like a blade of grass!  
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (cloud)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (cloud)
Price: ¥495
This beautiful spoon is an ornate example of Liaochun's skill. Chinese-style cloud pattern atop an elegant spoon.
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (lotus, loop)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (lotus, loop)
Price: ¥360
These spoons are both decorative and functional; these delicate spoons are designed to scoop tea leaves!  Lotus (pictured) and 'loop' designs. 
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (rolled leaf)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (rolled leaf)
Price: ¥390
This hand-carved ebony spoon resembles a roll of paper.  delicate and elegant! 
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (cloud b)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (cloud b)
Price: ¥390
The couds atop this decorative spoon by Liaochun are Tibetan in style,.  As always, beautifully finished.
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (straight)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (straight)
Price: ¥330
Simple and elegant, this decorative wooden spoon by Liaochun is hand-carved.
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (curved)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (curved)
Price: ¥360
This beautifully curved spoon can also be ued to scoop tea leaves as part of a Chinese tea ceremony!
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (twist)
Liaochun Hand-Carved Wooden Spoon (twist)
Price: ¥390
The thin wooden strands which appear to twist along the handle of this spoon carved with great skill.
Nixi Black Pottery Candlestick&nbsp;
Nixi Black Pottery Candlestick 
Price: ¥136 each
Nixi Black Pottery is made in Shangrila, Yunnan.  It is part of Yunnan's Tibetan cultural heritage.  These candle holders are an example of Shangrila  'black-ware'.  Candles not included!
Nixi Black Pottery Square Pot
Nixi Black Pottery Square Pot
Price: ¥136 each
Traditional Nixi black-ware is earthenware which is put into a mixture of charcoal and sawdust immediately after firing, giving it its distinctive colour.  These sqaure pots could be used as desk tidies, or small plant pots!
Nixi Black Pottery Chicken Teapot
Nixi Black Pottery Chicken Teapot
Price: ¥225
Nixi Black Pottery, from Shangrila, has been increasing in popularity in recent years.  This chicken-shaped teapot is a fun example of this traditional craftsmanship!
Nixi Black Pottery 'Bottle'
Nixi Black Pottery 'Bottle'
Price: ¥270
The method of making Black Pottery dates back thousands of years!  This bottle makes a beautiful ornament; a modern slice of ancient TIbetan culture! 
<p>Small Felt Animals&nbsp;</p>

Small Felt Animals 

Price: ¥35 each
Ornaments hand-made from Nepalese felt!  Many different designs available.
<p>Medium Felt Animals&nbsp;</p>

Medium Felt Animals 

Price: ¥45 each
Larger ornaments hand-made from Nepalese felt!  Many different designs available.
<p>Large Felt Animals&nbsp;</p>

Large Felt Animals 

Price: ¥50 each
Largest onaments hand-made from Nepalese felt!  Many different designs available.
<p>Felt Bells &amp; Beads&nbsp;</p>

Felt Bells & Beads 

Price: ¥29 each
Long thread with keyring top, bell at the bottom and cute animals and Nepalese felt balls in between!  Feature a variety of animals.
<p>Daniel Yak Milking Ornament&nbsp;</p>

Daniel Yak Milking Ornament 

Price: ¥129
Beautiful diorama of a Tibetan lady milking a white Yak!
<p>Daniel Tibetan Tent Ornament</p>

Daniel Tibetan Tent Ornament

Price: ¥189
Diorama featuring hollow tent, Tibetan lady, mastiff and yak!
<p>Daniel Man With Dog Ornament&nbsp;</p>

Daniel Man With Dog Ornament 

Price: ¥54
Kham man with mastiff
<p>Daniel Man Leading Yak Ornament&nbsp;</p>

Daniel Man Leading Yak Ornament 

Price: ¥139
Tibetan man leading a fully-laden yak in this diorama.
Daniel Lady Making Tea Ornament&nbsp;
Daniel Lady Making Tea Ornament 
Price: ¥59
This ornament illustrates how the Tibetan butter tea is traditionally made!
<p>Daniel Magnets</p>

Daniel Magnets

Price: ¥22 each
A huge variety of magnets!  Pandas, landscapes, Tibetan people and writing and many, MANY more!
<p>Daniel Kailash Ornament&nbsp;</p>

Daniel Kailash Ornament 

Price: ¥36
Mount Kailash - free-standing ornament.
<p>Daniel Potala Ornament</p>

Daniel Potala Ornament

Price: ¥59
Potala free-standing ornament
<p>Daniel Tibetan Door Ornament</p>

Daniel Tibetan Door Ornament

Price: ¥59
Tibetan door-frame free-standing photo frame
<p>Daniel Scenic Pen Pot&nbsp;</p>

Daniel Scenic Pen Pot 

Price: ¥65
Pen pot featuring Tibetan mountain scene with lady and yak.
<p>Daniel Churn Pen Pot&nbsp;</p>

Daniel Churn Pen Pot 

Price: ¥39 each
This pen pot resembles a Tibetan tea churn.  Available in three colourways.
<p>Ms. Li Stuffed Cactus Desk Pals&nbsp;</p>

Ms. Li Stuffed Cactus Desk Pals 

Price: ¥39 each
These cheerful, plantpot-dwelling stuffed toys from Ms. Li make excellent desk 'pets'! 
Dongxiang Embroidered Patch&nbsp;
Dongxiang Embroidered Patch 
Price: ¥32 each
Hand embroidered patch - for sewing onto clothing etc.  Two designs: butterfly, house.
<p>Dongxiang Square Embroidered Magnet&nbsp;</p>

Dongxiang Square Embroidered Magnet 

Price: ¥20
Magnet with beautifully
hand-embroidered flower design!
Dongxiang Embroidered 'Shoe' Magnet&nbsp;
Dongxiang Embroidered 'Shoe' Magnet 
Price: ¥48
Beautifully hand embroidered fridge decoration.  A variety of colours available.
<p>Dongxiang Embroidered Christmas Decoration&nbsp;</p>

Dongxiang Embroidered Christmas Decoration 

Price: ¥32
Hand embroidered decoration.  Doves and snowflakes in various colours!  Perfect to hang on the tree!
<p>Dropenling Monk Soft Toy&nbsp;</p>

Dropenling Monk Soft Toy 

Price: ¥266 each
Monks sitting on mats, in a huge variety of poses, from Dropenling!
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Pumpkin Pincushions&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Pumpkin Pincushions 

Price: ¥40 each
Ever-popular silk pincushion from Hearts & Hands!  Can be used as a storage device for needles and pins, or just left around the house beautifying the space!  
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Turtle Pincushions&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Turtle Pincushions 

Price: ¥42 each
Popular among seamstresses, tailors, habidasheries and children alike!  A versatile, cute gift, suitable for everyone!
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Quilted Wall Hangings&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Quilted Wall Hangings 

Price: ¥144
A huge variety of designs in Chinese or English.  
Hearts &amp; Hands Bottle Cover Costumes!&nbsp;
Hearts & Hands Bottle Cover Costumes! 
Price: ¥60 each
A fun gift!  Silk costumes designed as pairs, one male and one female.  Many different colours available!
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Circle of Friends Quilt&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Circle of Friends Quilt 

Price: ¥144
Just one of a huge range of square pictoral quilts. 
Hearts &amp; Hands Photo Frames&nbsp;
Hearts & Hands Photo Frames 
Price: ¥25-¥60
Photo frames hand-made from silk or other cloth.  A variety of colours and sizes!
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Silk Christmas Stockings&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Silk Christmas Stockings 

Price: ¥85
Have you been naughty or nice?  Hang one of these on your mantle on Christmas Eve and find out(?)
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Christmas Wreaths&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Christmas Wreaths 

Price: ¥123(small)/¥156(large)
Available in Large and Small varieties.  
Hearts &amp; Hands Reindeer Stuffed Toys&nbsp;
Hearts & Hands Reindeer Stuffed Toys 
Price: ¥53-¥125
Ever-popular reindeer toys/ornaments.  Smallest version available in a huge range of colours!  Own your own reindeer fleet!
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Plush Christmas Tree&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Plush Christmas Tree 

Price: ¥128
Plush Christmas tree in silk with bells!
Hearts &amp; Hands Christmas Quilts&nbsp;
Hearts & Hands Christmas Quilts 
Price: ¥144-¥345
Nativity, 'Merry Christmas' (in English or Chinese), and 'Star/Angel/Mary' designs, and many more!
Small Hand-Cut Picture by Liangxue&nbsp;
Small Hand-Cut Picture by Liangxue 
Price: ¥45
A huge variety of designs available, framed in a glass presentation frame.  
<p>Hearts &amp; Hands Nativity Set&nbsp;</p>

Hearts & Hands Nativity Set 

Price: ¥480
Deluxe set, includes wooden 'stable' which folds for convenience of storage.  Can feature Chinese Mary and Joseph!
Ms. Li Sand Pictures&nbsp;
Ms. Li Sand Pictures 
Price: ¥51-¥80
Medium sized glass containers with beautiful pictures hand-crafted by Ms. Li and her team!  A variety of colours and designs are available. 
<p>Ms. Li Small Sandpictures&nbsp;</p>

Ms. Li Small Sandpictures 

Price: ¥25 each
Small glass bottle filled with coloured sand by Ms.Li, expertly fashioned into a beautiful picture!
<p>Tsedo &amp; Dawa Square Tray (small)&nbsp;</p>

Tsedo & Dawa Square Tray (small) 

Price: ¥695
Expertly carved and beautifully painted, this small tray brings an ornate piece of Tibetan culture into the room!
<p>Tsedo &amp; Dawa Octagonal Tray&nbsp;</p>

Tsedo & Dawa Octagonal Tray 

Price: ¥845
Hand-carved and hand-painted, each tray is unique; a variety of different colours and designs available, subject to availability! 
<p>Tsedo &amp; Dawa Square Tray (large)&nbsp;</p>

Tsedo & Dawa Square Tray (large) 

Price: ¥1080
This heautifully hand-crafted tray was produced by Tsedo and Dawa.  Utilising the expert techniques of two craftsmen, each piece truly is a work of art!
<p>Yi Magnet&nbsp;</p>

Yi Magnet 

Price: ¥20 each
Handmade, hand-embroidered Yi pattern magnet from Relevant Art! 
<p>Amdo Yakwool Yak Magnet</p>

Amdo Yakwool Yak Magnet

Price: ¥20
This magnet is made from yakwool felt and is a great addition to your fridge.
<p>Yu Family Carved Leather Coasters&nbsp;</p>

Yu Family Carved Leather Coasters 

Price: $125 each
large (14cm) hand-carved leather coasters witha variety of designs.
<p>Embroidered Coaster&nbsp;</p>

Embroidered Coaster 

Price: ¥69
Beautiful Coaster with flower motif designed and embroidered by Pu Hongxue!
Yu Family Coal Tit Carved Leather Coaster&nbsp;
Yu Family Coal Tit Carved Leather Coaster 
Price: ¥125
large (14cm) hand-carved leather coasters with bird and branch design.
<p>Large Wooden Cross</p>

Large Wooden Cross

Price: ¥100
Large wooden cross from Ruihua, with hole in back for ease of hanging on a wall.
<p>Faith Hope Love Magnet Sets</p>

Faith Hope Love Magnet Sets

Price: ¥15
Wooden magnet sets.
<p>Wooden Cross&nbsp;Magnet</p>

Wooden Cross Magnet

Price: ¥22
Simple magnetic wooden crodd from Ruihua.
He Bing Sichuan Magnet&nbsp;
He Bing Sichuan Magnet 
Price: ¥10 each
He Bing is a friend and frequent visitor to Blue Sheep, connected to our leather-working group, Thnanksgiving.  He makes magnets as well as wooden toys and other products.  These magnets depict scenes in Sichuan!
He Bing Bottle Opener Magnet&nbsp;
He Bing Bottle Opener Magnet 
Price: ¥15 each
These magnets can be used as as bottle opener!  Several designs available, from He Bing. 
Charu Yak-pat Magnets!&nbsp;
Charu Yak-pat Magnets! 
Price: ¥28 each
Charu is a Tibetan restaurant near to Blue Sheep in Chengdu.  In the summer in Tibetan regions, locals collect yak pats and stick them to the walls of their homes to dry.  In the winter they can be burnt as fuel.  These yak-pats are a common sight in Tibet, and are iconically Tibetan!  Each includes a cloth bag.
<p>MSI Yi Pocket Dangle&nbsp;</p>

MSI Yi Pocket Dangle 

Price: ¥220
Large decoration, featuring Yi pattern embroidery, hides a triangular pocket!  Beautiful and practical handcraft.
MSI Yi Hanging Pockets&nbsp;
MSI Yi Hanging Pockets 
Price: ¥68
Embroidered wall hanging featuring hand-embroidered Yi pattern and two handy pockets for displaying or stashing tools, pens or whatever you like!  A range of colours.
Embroidered Ball Dangle
Embroidered Ball Dangle
Price: ¥39
Embroidered balls ike these were used as romantic object, apparently being thrown by a spinstress at her desired sweetheart. If he caught the ball, then they would be married! If you don't fancy throwing them at people, you can also use them to decorate your home or car, however!