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Perfect for my Scout
Posted 2/8/2013 at 10:38 AM by Paula

Perfect for my Boy Scout who earned his Chess Merit Badge!

Chess
Posted 2/9/2013 at 6:38 PM by Marlene

I've never seen a chess ornament before and it fit just perfect.

So Cute!
Posted 2/28/2013 at 2:59 PM by Sally

Finding a chess ornament is not as easy as others and this one is a winner. Nicely made and very cute!

Chess Ornament
Posted 3/11/2013 at 2:30 PM by Natalie

There are not many chess ornaments to choose from. My son loved this!

Great Gift
Posted 3/11/2013 at 8:10 PM by Patti

This gift was well-received. The receiver tutors our son in chess, and this gift was perfect. He loved it!



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Chess Game Christmas Ornaments

Personalized Christmas Ornament

$11.95

SKU: RU12026

Checkmate! This shield shaped ornament depicts the black and white squares of a chessboard and three chess pieces. The white chess pieces shown are the knight, king and bishop. Chess enthusiasts study the game and learn the methods of sacrificing pieces to attack and win the game that has been around since the 6th century. This game is popular all over the world and before the internet, people often played games by mail, posting one move at a time, anxiously waiting for the post office to deliver their opponent's position. Chess tournaments are still played even though computers have replaced the need for an opposing player, and a computer even beat a chess world champion in 1997!

Dimensions: 3 1/2" x 3 1/2"
Material: Resin
NOTE: This is not a toy. It is not suitable for children to play with.
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Ornaments shown on our site are personalized, as examples only, so you can see where we put the words/names you give us. Some ornaments allow you to select hair or uniform color. If there is no color choice, it is not available on that particular ornament. We will do everything possible to catch any mistakes in spelling, etc., but are not responsible if we do as you request, and it is then not correct. The ornament you see above is the way it will look when you get it, except for the personalizing instructions you give us and any optional attributes you select.
I am committed to delivering our customers the greatest selection of unique, personalized Christmas ornaments and gifts on the internet! We have over 5000 Christmas ornaments to choose from, each personalized with a name or special greeting from you!
Sincerely, Dianne Weller — Owner, Ornamentshop.com

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9/16/2013 -"Hi, Dianne. This was my first time to use your site. I absolutely loved it! I so enjoyed browsing through it and found everything I wanted!! I used to get my Christmas ornaments at the Savannah Craft Show (in Georgia) which is held every year in November. However, last year it was just "more of the same" and I wasn't happy with the "same as always" ornaments. When I found your ornaments, I was so excited! Can't wait to see the finished product. It was so easy to look through your website and so easy to put my order through. Thanks for helping me with my Christmas shopping! Susan W. "

8/22/2013 -"I ordered from them last year and I am always happy with their product and service. Not many companies offer products that have spots for the names of 7 kids and they have a lot of items to choose from. They also deliver personalized items very quickly. Sandi K."

12/29/2013 -"I give ornaments to my grandchildren each year and they are very pleased that I try to find an ornament that reflects a happening in their life the previous year. Elizabeth L."

3/11/2014 -"This was a wonderful find for me. I have been giving my grandchildren ornaments for their Xmas trees for years and this is a real find for me. I also have an ornament Easter egg tree that will love these ornaments as will my granddaughters."

12/13/2013 -"Dianne, Our ornaments arrived today and they are adorable! I love them! You have a wonderful product and a great service. So glad I found you on line when I was looking for a swimmer ornament. Thanks so much. Gail M."

12/24/2013 -"I order every year from you and am always pleased. This year, I waited to long. Didn't expect to receive before Christmas, and was pleasantly surprised to find my order in my mail box yesterday! Thank you for the work you do. I love the ornaments I received this year. I love them every year, but for some reason, I really like the ones I got this year. Have a Merry Christmas! Sheri H."

8/26/2013 -"I have ordered from the Ornament Shop for many years now. I love the feature that you added several years ago that let me know what I've ordered in the past. I am very happy with the ornaments I ordered this year. I've already shown them to my daughters since they are for their children and they are quite happy with them as well. Thank you for having such a great assortment and wonderful turn around time. I tell everyone they should order their ornaments from you. I'm not done ordering for this year either. :) Have a great day! Diane B."

9/27/2013 -"Dianne Weller, I received my order today and cannot be more pleased! I was extremely surprised by your quick service and all ornaments are customized perfectly. This was my first time shopping at your website and I will definitely return for future needs, as well as spreading the word on how great my experience was. Thank you so much! Tracy McK."

10/6/2013 -"Dianne - I have been buying special Christmas ornaments from your company for the last 4 years. I buy them to commemorate something special that has happened in my children's lives that year and I think I have created something really special. Every year now they can't wait to open them. My one son has called them a unique life's storyboard. I however just have fun deciding each year what to choose. Thank You for the broad spectrum of ideas from which to choose, and thank you for being a part of our family each Christmas. Sincerely, Marylu A."

12/13/2013 -"Dianne, Our ornaments arrived today and they are adorable! I love them! You have a wonderful product and a great service. So glad I found you on line when I was looking for a swimmer ornament. Thanks so much. Gail M."

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