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Best Snow Globes

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Alfredoshoes Sun 18-Oct-15 18:06:49

I have a real 'thing' about snow globes. I'm looking for a beautiful one this year, not more than about £50 to add to my collection. I like village scenes/trees. Has anybody seen any nice ones please?

70isaLimitNotaTarget Sun 18-Oct-15 18:14:28

Not a scene one but I hugely coveted the John Lewis "The Snowman" globe. Wooden base, really heavy though. It didn't have the batteries on the display one though.
£49

(I have a really ancient M&S one, before he got The Snowdog)

Jackmelad Sun 18-Oct-15 19:05:43

M&S have quite a few nice ones £20 or less. I've not seen many this year other than in an independent garden centre.

GloGirl Sun 18-Oct-15 19:32:40

I'd love to know this, I still haven't found one that is just right

70isaLimitNotaTarget Sun 18-Oct-15 20:29:45

Alfredo I've bumped the "Random Christmas Items" thread, loads of , Well, Random Christmas Items on there fgrin

Try Department 56 too.

starlight2007 Sun 18-Oct-15 20:31:36

I have loads of globes because I have never found the one..

Bored12345 Sun 18-Oct-15 21:51:11

Not for a grown up 'heirloom' snowglobe but I love this one that I have just bought for my kids. Much nice in real life than on web.

www.wilko.com/ornaments/wilko-owl-snow-globe/invt/0417969

Alfredoshoes Mon 19-Oct-15 06:58:37

I'm so pleased to see other people yearn for the perfect snow globe too, my grownup children think I am most odd! Thank you for your suggestions. I have a Thomas Kinkade Christmas tree/train which is lovely but huge, but hasn't satisfied my search for a globe..

Alfredoshoes Wed 28-Oct-15 17:09:29

Update on my snow globe quest - just bought two really lovely ones from TK Maxx this afternoon. Worth a look if you are a collector!

starlight2007 Wed 28-Oct-15 20:20:44

Ohhh thank you I shall have a look..Any chance of pics?

LettieHempstock Thu 29-Oct-15 10:57:01

They have some lovely ones at cox & cox www.coxandcox.co.uk/catalogsearch/result/?q=Snowglobe#page=0&top=1&
I am coveting the dog in the forest one as we have a yellow lab smile

starlight2007 Thu 29-Oct-15 17:05:29

I like the santa one

Alfredoshoes Fri 30-Oct-15 22:29:00

I tried to upload a photo but failed! They are all white scenes and some all silver. I do like the Labrador one - may see if I can get someone to buy this for me for Christmas.

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