Angels, Dragons and Greenmen Furniture

The Jacobean Court Cupboard BuffetA stone garden angel can add  spiritual peace to a space in your garden and all of our collection is sculpted in exquisite detail.  A popular figure is An Angel’s Offering Religious Statue which is cast from an Italian statue of the 19th century.  The statue and mount are 61” tall and finely done with great detail to her face and wings and the exquisite shell that she is offering up.  She will bring serenity to any garden.

A medieval décor is not complete without something from our greenmen collection.  Many of our outdoor greenmen are somewhat scary and intriguing, while the furniture of the collection is carved in great detail and are beautiful pieces.  The Jacobean Court Cupboard Buffet is carved in solid mahogany and is now at a reduced price.  This outstanding piece has plenty of storage with cabinets at top and bottom and drawers.  The carvings are from the Jacobean era and this item can only be found at Design Toscano.

A great piece for a desktop or a gift to a friend comes from our collection of gargoyle figurines which include not only gargoyles but dragons as well.  The Deadly Venom Whiptail Dragon Statue stands 9” tall and depicts this exciting dragon climbing over castle walls.  He is hand painted done in faux gold and white in contrast to the gray castle walls.  He would be an intriguing piece on any desk.

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Wonderful Buddha Statue and Medieval Fare

The Skull of Valhalla Viking Warrior Wall StatueMedieval times always have us thinking of knights, castles and damsels in distress, and  of course, there are gargoyles and dragons too.  Design Toscano knight statues and armor wall hangings are the best around.  An example is The Skull of Vahalla Viking Warrior Wall Statue which is 12” tall and the very essence of fierce and dominating.  He was once a Viking warrior and now he still fights on with his long beard and horned helmet.  He is a wonderful addition to any room.

For lovers of the Asian theme that we present in many of our outdoor sculpture such as our Japanese garden statues, now is the time consider bringing the theme inside.  There is no better way to do that than to acquire our  Sukhothai Buddha Wall Sculpture.  This detailed wall sculpture of the Sukhothai Buddha is 11” high and greatly detailed from the flame on his head to the peaceful and serene aspect of his face.  This might add some serenity to a yoga room.

Everyone has heard of Faberge eggs, but did you know that we have some (beautiful replicas) in our Basil Street Gallery?  These are called the Renaissance Faberge-style Enameled Eggs: Couleur Verte and Couleur Rose and if you never thought you’d own one, think again.  These beautiful eggs are done in fine detail  of high quality enamel and would make an excellent gift , either as a set or just one gorgeous egg.



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Gothic Figures and Knights Playing Chess

Even if this isn’t the typical season for giving, it is always nice to bring something to a party or if you are a house guest this summer.  Look no further than our gargoyle gifts section for something for the medieval/Gothic fan.  The Grip the Dragon Pewter Gothic Bottle Opener is an inexpensive item that will be the talk of the party.  A finely detailed winged dragon sculpted in pewter sits atop this stainless steel bottle opener that everyone will want to use even if they have twist off caps.

Other gifts can be found in our collection of gargoyle figurines, which are not only visually a little scary, but have a certain utility too.  A piece that can spark up your Gothic Gargoyle Gutter Guardian Downspout Sculpturegutter spout is the Gothic Gargoyle Gutter Guardian Downspout Sculpture.  While the majority of people have ordinary downspout openings, you can have this wide mouthed gargoyle carrying the water from the gutters unto your lawn.  He is a finely detailed, crouching gargoyle with wings that attaches easily to your ordinary downspout.  This will cause comment.

If you are looking for a gift for a friend who loves the medieval times and also loves to play chess, you need to check out The Knights Mortal Conflict Chess Set.  This set comes with a 10” square wood playing board that is also a box to keep the pieces in.  The pieces are of medieval knights with swords and shields, bishops, damsels and pawns done in designer resin.  This is a Design Toscano exclusive.



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Gothic Time Piece and Stone Garden Angel

Gothic Grains of Time Gargoyle HourglassSometimes going through all the centuries of art and sculpture in Design Toscano is like having a history lesson.  We answer some of the questions such as why gargoyles were on castles and who were the Egyptian gods.  One piece that we have may answer how they kept time in the Gothic period.  This is the Gothic Grains of Time Gargoyle Hourglass which is only one of the marvelous gargoyle gifts we have.  If your friends like gargoyles, this detailed finely sculpted piece is just the thing with four gargoyles on it and inside are the sands through the hourglass.
Many of our customers have meditation areas in their gardens in many different themes from Asian to our stone garden angels.  

The Intercession Angel: Praying Hands Religious Statue is a wonderfully sculpted serene statue of a finely detailed large angel bowing her head in prayer.  The artist has caught a peaceful prayerful look on her face.
You should browse all of our galleries and you will be surprised at the amount of Egyptian art Design Toscano has collected.  We have statues, paintings and intriguing pieces of furniture depicting the Ancient Egyptian style.  One extraordinary piece is the Wadjet Egyptian Wall Mirror with Cobra Sconces.  This lovely mirror is 2 ½ ft. tall and 19 in. wide.  It is hand painted in faux gold leaf and rich Egyptian blue.  The cobras on each side are candle sconces for tapers to provide flattering candle light.


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A Trip to the Tropics with Tiki Gods and Parrots

Tiki Gods Statue: Gods of the Three PleasuresDesign Toscano has all kinds of statues from many religions that are well sculpted and intriguing like our large Buddha statue.  If you are looking for a bit of the tropics and want a statue of a god, then feast your eyes on Tiki Gods Statue: Gods of the Three Pleasures now on sale.  These gods look like they might have been to the Tiki bar too often and yet had a really good time.  The statue stands 35 ½ in. high and shows the three Tiki gods carved in a wood grained designer resin.

Parrot Bottle OpenerWhat if you were looking for something as much fun as our tortoise sculpture, but with a tropical flair?  Then you would look directly at our Garden Jazz Frog Musician Statue: Set of Three Frogs.  The three frogs are standing on separate lily pads and are playing a saxophone, flute and fiddle respectively.  They are approximately a foot tall each and can be bought as a set or separately.

We have many, many gift items in our gifts collections some just a little different such as our gargoyle gifts.  If you have a friend that is a Parrothead (follower of Jimmy Buffett) or just someone who loves parrots, this is the gift for them.  It is the Parrot Bottle Opener and no pirate ship would leave home without one.  The parrot is done in tropical colors and opens bottles with his mouth.

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Many Useful Dragons

These items are all in our sale collection.

Everyone loves a large outdoor statue like our large Buddha statue, but not everyone has a large dragon resting on their garage or shed roof.  Our Apex, the Winged Dragon Sculptural Roof Cresting is of course a Design Toscano exclusive.  He is sculpted of designer resin and has a fearsome face and broad wings.  His base is constructed such that he can easily be placed on most roofs. 

Rock On Dragon Computer SpeakersWe have many gargoyle gifts in our collection, but did you know that we have some very useful dragon gifts also.  One such item is our set of Rock On Dragon Computer Speakers, what a great gift for someone that spends all their time on the computer.  These lovable dragon speakers are 8 inches high and can plug into any USB port.  Can’t you just imagine your boss’s face when he sees these rocking dragons on your desk?

Our dragon and gargoyle figurines are not just for decorative purposes, many of them have a functional use in your home or office.  A very functional piece is The Wolfram Dragons Sculptural Wall Shelf.  These dragons which are exquisitely designed by artist Gary Chang hold up a sculptured shelf about one yard long.  This is an unusual place in which to put all your stuff that will be well guarded.


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Gargoyles and Gothic Tables

Nightfall Sculptural Gargoyle ChandelierSome of the best medieval statuary is that done of gargoyles, many of whom surrounded castle turrets and guarded castle entries.  These were detailed carvings of creatures that were created to scare even the most stouthearted knight.  Many people using a medieval theme enjoy having these creatures around their home and our gargoyle figurines such as the Nightfall Sculptural Gargoyle Chandelier would be a great addition to a home with this theme.  This Design Toscano exclusive is a gargoyle with a very scary face and broad wings, his claws are holding the light and he is marvelously detailed in designer resin.

Celadon, the Sculptural Mp3 Player SentryOur Gothic tables are also wonderful additions to a medieval theme; so many of them are exquisitely carved with creatures that were popular during that historical time.  The Lord Raffles Lion Tea Table is just the right size to place anywhere in a room as an occasional table.  It has wing lions carved in hardwood around the top and the legs end on pawed feet.  This is a beautiful piece.

All of us have some friends that appreciate the slightly offbeat thing and our gargoyle gifts are designed with just those people in mind.   If you have a friend who is a fiend for an MP3 player then they should enjoy Celedon, the Sculptural MP3 Player Sentry Not everyone has a greatly sculpted gargoyle to guard their MP3 player.


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A Greenmen Witch, Baby Sea Lions and Dragons

Weekend Sale June 24th through June 26th

Please remember that our Weekend Sale, June 24th through June 26th will be featuring our Classic Garden collection.  The greenmen are often a part of this collection and this might be the weekend to come and view some of these unusual statues and wall figures.  One that is a lot of fun and wonderfully made is The Poison Ivy Forest Witch: Greenman Wall Sculpture.  You can decorate your garden wall with this foot and one half detailed sculpture of a rather ugly witch wearing a wonderful witch’s hat surrounded by poison ivy leaves.  In typical greenman fashion, she is unusual but wonderful.

Floating Sea Lion Pups Animal StatuesAll of our animal sculpture is detailed and hand painted like our popular tiger sculpture.  Many of our artists have been working hard at making the animal offspring equally great and just a little bit cuter.  A fine example is our Floating Sea Lion Pups Animal Statues.  These three little sea lion pups are basking on a rock with one that is floating around nearby.  You can put them in water because they literally float; fun for the koi pond or any other water feature.  They have the great detail and beautiful hand painting of all our animal sculpture.

Summer always seems to be a time for gift giving from graduations to birthdays and weddings.  For the graduate there is no better place to look than in our gargoyle gifts section.  Here you find things that will make the grad’s new office just a little different such as The Desktop Dragon Hatchlings: Set of Three.  Here you have three little dragons just being born and still wearing parts of their eggshells.  Who would expect that on an office desk?

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From Basil Street to Gargoyle Gifts

Westminster, the Iron Desk GargoyleThere are so many great things in our Basil Street Gallery that it might take a lifetime to discover them all.  We have all the décor themes from medieval to contemporary and some that just can’t be categorized.  For those many fans of our fairy statues, we have a wonderful set of glass panels that show the garden fairies in marvelous splendor.  The Secret Garden Fairies Hand Painted Glass Art Panels: Harmony and Simplicity are unusual stained glass window hangings depicting the fairies under gorgeous flowers.  Simplicity carries a bouquet and Harmony is wrapped with a garland of flowers.  They are sold separately or as a set.

There are times that you want to give a useful gift, but also something people don’t see every day.  Nothing is more useful than a pencil and pen holder for a desk even in this computer age.  Westminster, the Iron Desk Gargoyle is certainly not something you see every day.  He is a winged gargoyle wearing chains and a rather nasty expression who holds pens and pencils.  Done in foundry iron, he is a good value for price and great for your boss.

The Design Toscano tiger sculpture is well sculpted and always done in wonderful hand painting.  When thinking of a tiger sculpture might think of the tiger prowling your yard, but you can bring this same great sculpture indoors with the Solitary Predator Bengal Tiger Sculptural Bust.  Here we have the same detailed, hand painted tiger sculpture as bust of the head of the Bengal Tiger. 

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A Buddha Frieze and Gargoyle Gifts

Everyone that is interested in increasing the serenity of their outdoor space should take a look through our Buddha outdoor statues.   One of the most unusual of these is a frieze that can be placed on a garden or patio wall.  This is the Earth Witness Buddha Sculptural Wall Frieze depicting the Angkor Khmer Buddha which is sculpted in great detail in designer resin and is a Design Toscano exclusive.

Flush the Gargoyle Bathroom Tissue HolderThere is always something special about a gargoyle gift.  It certainly may not be what the recipient was expecting, but if it is a Design Toscano gargoyle it will be well received.  A very useful and stylish gargoyle gift is Flush the Gargoyle Bathroom Tissue Holder.  Imagine the surprise on your guests faces when they search for the toilet paper and find it being held by a scary gargoyle with wide wings sticking his tongue out.  This is fantastic and another exclusive of ours.

Sometimes our various themes of statues mix with each other as in the case of some of animals that find themselves in the gnomes’ garden.   The gnomes are hard-working gardeners and they also love the crawlies that end up in their space such as a tortoise statue.  The Teeter with the Turtles Garden Gnome Statue is one of our gardening gnomes pushing a wheelbarrow on which he is giving a ride to two adorable turtles, both wearing gnome hats.

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Gargoyles Gifts, Figurines and Bones

Bones, the English Butler Pedestal Sculptural TableThe delight of shopping at Design Toscano is that you will never know what interesting, beautiful and/or unusual things you will find.  When you browse our gothic tables, you will find the bizarre, crazy and maybe just the right thing for your home.  It could be Bones, the English Butler Pedestal Sculptural Table.  Bones is, of course, a three foot skeleton, but is dressed immaculately as an English butler ready to serve your guests a drink. 

If you are looking for gargoyle gifts for your friends and relatives, we just that know that these people think outside the box and would want something quirky, yet useful.  If you haven’t gotten the perfect Father’s Day gift yet, there is still time to get something for his “man cave”.  How about an Authentic Iron Gargoyle Bottle Authentic Iron Gargoyle Bottle OpenerOpener to hang on the wall in case anyone might want to open a beer down there?  This beauty is solid foundry iron and the finish is an antique brass.  He may be the only guy in his crowd with this item.

We have many, many gargoyle figurines and why? Because they are fun, popular and really add something different to décor.  Oscar, the Gargoyle with Attitude Statue is hand finished in aged stone by artist Patrick Rankin to add attitude to any room.



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Indoor and Outdoor Wall Décor

Dread, the Dangling Dragon Wall SculptureDesign Toscano is the place to go for all your dragon and gargoyle gifts.  We have many wonderful dragon and gargoyle statues, figurines and wall décor.   A really nice piece of outdoor wall décor is our Dread, the Dangling Dragon Sculpture.  What fun it would be to have this snarling, mean looking dragon climbing up your fence or garden wall.  He’s a marvelous sculpture in the designer resign created to replicate the dragons that were on castle walls.

Double Trouble Hanging Gargoyle SculptureOur gargoyle figurines are some of the scariest around and great to put on your wall.  The Double Trouble Hanging Gargoyle Statue is an amazing piece depicting a two headed gargoyle that is 2 feet long.  He looks really menacing hanging on your garden wall or he can be displayed lying flat.  This unique gargoyle is a Design Toscano exclusive.

Many of our greenmen collection like to stay outdoors near their leafy trees, but there are some nice pieces that bring the greenmen décor into your home.  The Forest Greenmen Ent Canvas Wall Scroll Tapestry is a canvas vinyl tapestry that is a wonderful depiction of the tree ent face.  This tapestry is from a painting by artist Ann Stokes.


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Gothic Tables and Knights

Gulp the Gargoyle Pewter Gothic Bottle OpenerDesign Toscano is full of marvelous items that you might give as gifts for any occasion.  We have very interesting things in our gargoyle gifts section that won’t be seen anywhere else.  Such an item is our Gulp the Gargoyle Pewter Gothic Bottle Opener.   This stainless steel bottle opener with a gargoyle in pewter as the grip will be the talk of any party and certainly will be a well appreciated gift.  This is a Design Toscano exclusive.

The tables in our Gothic table collection are second to none in their individuality and clever design.  They are also sculpted with great attention to detail.  The Lord Raffles Lion Leg Side Table is a great addition to any living room or family room.  There are four lion heads and the table feet are the lions’ paws.  This exclusive item is part of our Lord Samford Raffles furniture collection.

A fine complement to any of our Gothic tables is one of our knight statues.  The Medieval Charging Knight and Horse Sculpture is just the right fit for any of the Gothic or Egyptian side tables in our collections.  This is a well sculpted knight in full battle gear on his horse charging off to battle.

Hurry to save on fountains!  Now through June 4th is our Fountain Sale where we offer 20% off of all fountains!!


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Pet Sculptures For Your Garden!

Terrence the Terrier Digging Pet Dog StatueEveryone loves their pet, whether it be dog, cat, or other domesticated animal! With Design Toscano's pet and animal garden sculptures, you can honor man's best friend even more! Toscano is now offering a variety of animal yard statues in our Spring 2011 Collection. Check them out and be the first in your neighborhood with our beautiful garden statuary pieces!

Terrence the Terrier Digging Pet Dog Statue is a silly addition to any garden or outdoors area! This dog is not quite on an archeological dig, but our whimsical dog statue just may be "in over his head" as he scouts for buried treasure - or that lost bone! This humorous dog sculpture is complete with wagging tail, leaving the rest of our dog statue to your imagination. Our Design Toscano-exclusive gargoyle statue is cast in quality designer resin with hand-painted detail from spots to Dog Memorial Angel Pet Statuepaws, our garden animal statue makes a fun gift for any dog lover!

If you and your family have recently lost a pet, honor them with our Cat and Dog Memorial Angel Pet Statue
When a lost pet tugs at the heartstrings, honor the memory of your beloved dog or cat with this touching animal statue tribute. Our Design Toscano-exclusive Cat Memorial Angel Pet Statueangelic pet figurines are sculpted with peaceful faces and feathered wings, then are cast in quality designer resin as guardian garden statues for a pet's final resting place or as a commemorative animal statue tribute in a spot of honor in your home. These pieces also make for thoughtful and healing gifts to loved ones.
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Goth Gifts For Any Time of the Year!

Every home in this country is in dire need of gothic décor and medieval home decor in the form of gargoyle figurines and dragon garden statues!

Looking for the perfect gargoyle statue or gargoyle gifts for yourself or for a loved one? Well Design Toscano is here to help, as dragon statues and gargoyle sculptures are our claim to fame!
Balthazar’s Watch Gargoyle Sculpture
Balthazar’s Watch Gargoyle Sculpture by artist Marco Paoletti is one of Design Toscano's most inexpensive garden statuary pieces. What a great deal!
 
Wings raised at the ready, Italian artist Marco Paoletti’s “Balthazar” stands as a ferocious warrior in entryway, on desktop or in the garden! Cast in quality designer resin, our collectible Toscano exclusive shows off his muscled arms and sinewy form to remind visitors that he’s one gargoyle who means business!

The Celtic Timekeeper Sculptural Dragon Wall Clock by Design Toscano's artist Liam Manchester is a beautiful and eloquent piece that will add a gothic touch to your home's decor, and for a decent price too!
 
It s dragon time! With its powerful wings spread wide, artist Liam Manchester's dragon wraps his spiked tail around a striking stone gray, designer resin Celtic clock that features metal hands. Intricately sculpted, this modern, quartz-movement clock is another Toscano exclusive!
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Cheap, Last Minute Gift Ideas

Did you forget someone on your list of people to purchase for? Well Design Toscano will help you with your last-minute gift shopping! We have an extensive collection of beautiful but also inexpensive gifts, ranging from gargoyle gifts to gothic décor items and more!
Bath Tissue Tyrant
The Bath Tissue Tyrant: Commode Dragon is a fun and creative gift for your dragon-loving friend or family member! This Medieval home decor gift is also an inexpensive and useful present for its receiver!
 
This medieval-style toilet tissue valet guards your bathroom bounty with Gothic flair! Artist Gary Chang sculpted our Toscano-exclusive, wall-mounted work in quality designer resin to capture every amazing detail. Unique to all the kingdom! Due to the nature of this item, we are unable to accept returns.

The Temptation of Medusa Sculpture, inspired by the work of artist Boris Vallejo, is a beautiful and exotic piece for any room in the home. 
 
With her hair of snakes, Medusa symbolizes sovereign female wisdom and the potent female mysteries. The artist has captured her sensual curves and passionate presence in this shapely sculpture, cast in quality designer resin finished with faux ivory and gold accents exclusively for Toscano. 
 
Visit Design Toscano's last minute gift ideas collection for more ideas! It's not too late to order, but hurry and get your shopping done soon, before it's too late!
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The Perfect Stocking Stuffers for Your Loved Ones!

Design Toscano has dozens of small and inexpensive pieces to offer in our Stocking Stuffers collection. If you're on a budget or in need of a small-scale gift for a family friend or loved one, consider Design Toscano this holiday season!
Desktop Dragon Hatchlings
The Desktop Dragon Hatchlings are fun and creative pieces that will be loved by anyone who receives it as a gift! If your loved one is a fan of dragon garden statues, they'll be sure to love these subtle yet entertaining pieces! Our collectible trio of dragon preemies threatens to unleash wild newborn power as their shells crack and they hatch atop your desk or in your container garden! These imaginatively hand-painted triplets are created in quality designer resin to capture every detail of their toothy grins!

The Picc-a-Dilly Gargoyle Sculpture Set is another collection of priceless and realistic small statues for any stocking! We stumbled upon this trio of gargoyles with the worst habits imaginable—they can’t stop picking! If you’re like us, you’ll laugh yourselves silly and then fall head over heels for the naive, childlike traits of these troll-like gargoyles. If you or someone you love falls prey to the same tendencies, collect one or more of this exclusive trio of decidedly nasty little gargoyles and laugh it off to bad habits. Cast in designer resin for home and garden gallery.
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It's Not Too Late To Order for the Holidays!

Christmas DeliveryYou still have time to order Christmas gifts for your friends, family members and other loved ones from Design Toscano's exclusive holiday collections!

Order by December 20th for regular ground transportation, or as late as December 23 for next day air service!

Make sure your Christmas presents get there on time! Choose from a wide variety of festive and seasonal gifts, or our regular products! 

Today and today only, Design Toscano is offering %20 off on everything! Use the priority code 1DAY20 today to take advantage of our great deals! 

Get to our gargoyle gifts, our greenmen, our Medieval home decor and our gothic decor while you still can for bargain deals! 

To browse through more of our holiday gift options, visit Design Toscano's 2010 Holiday Central today! 
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Gothic Gifts For Your Gothic-Lover Family Member!

There are many Gothic décor lovers out there, so one is bound to be a family member of yours, if not an immediate one then a distant one!

During this holiday season, Design Toscano is offering remarkable sales and deals on gothic décor and other items like our gargoyle gifts and gothic tables! From now until Nov. 30, save %20 on all of Design Toscano's items, including our gothic and Medieval home decor items!

The Raven’s Perch Wall Sculpture is the quintessential gothic décor piece, as an everlasting symbol of all things dark. Nonetheless, the Raven is a beautiful, mysterious creature that will complement any home, and make the perfect gift for anyone on a budget!
 
This mystical “shape shifter,” legendary even before Edgar Allan Poe sang its praises, is a fabled messenger between the worlds who will also lend prophetic presence to your home or garden wall. Intricately sculpted from feathers to talons, our Toscano exclusive Raven's Perch Wall Sculpture is cast in quality designer resin and finely hand-painted in charcoal black as a three-dimensional visitor with a mystical air. Displaying our Raven's Perch Wall Sculpture with your other collectibles will tempt more than just fate.
 
To browse through more Design Toscano gift options, visit our Holiday Gift Center online!
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Christmas Stocking Stuffers For Your Family Members!

Design Toscano developed a collection of memorable stocking stuffers for your family members and loved ones! We have multiple small gifts and trinkets, like our gargoyle gifts, and small garden fairy statues for your home or garden.
Knight’s Templar Helmet Desk Accessory
The Knight’s Templar Helmet Desk Accessory is an inexpensive and useful gift for any chivalrous gentleman in your home! Styled after an original helm of the Holy Order who fought through the Crusades, this historic replica will conquer your prized pens and keep them close at hand. Cast in quality designer resin with a smart two-tone finish. 

Amethyst the Fairy Sitting Sculpture by our exclusive artist Cecilia is a beautiful and elegant gift for your daughter or sister! This stocking stuffer is also perfect for anyone on a budget!
 
Who’d be more enchanting upon your shelf of favorite books or atop your computer screen than our elfin fairy girl? “Amethyst” is amazingly sculpted with wings so delicate we’re convinced she’ll fly away at any moment. Cast in quality designer resin, she’s intricately hand-painted in vibrant jewel tones from her petal boots to her woodsy tresses. A wonderful gift to yourself or another lover of fairies!
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