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Posted 3/13/2013 at 8:43 AM by Karen

I always try to find an ornament to represent the year and for my son it was him starting preschool. I'm so happy with the craftsmanship and variety that the website has to offer!!

First Day of School
Posted 3/18/2013 at 10:35 AM by Paticia

My grandson's first day in school. Full of wonder and amazement.

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Ethnic First Day of School Boy Christmas Ornament

Personalized Christmas Ornament


SKU: OC99026

Going back to school in the fall has a new meaning for you now that your son is starting school for the first time, equipped with his school supplies and backpack. The words 1st day of School are permanently on this ornament. This personalized African American school boy ornament is a fun back to school gift for your son or grandson to generate enthusiasm for getting back into the classroom after summer break. The words 1ST DAY OF SCHOOL are permanently on the white board that he is holding in his hands. We can personalize his blue baseball hat with a name and the board can have the name of his elementary school or middle school on it.

Dimensions: 1 1/2" x 4"
Material: Resin
NOTE: This is not a toy. It is not suitable for children to play with.
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Putting the year on an ornament nicely commemorates your special gift.

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Now you can get this ornament gift wrapped with a personalized gift card attached! Or, if you just need to let that special someone know who the gift is from, choose the personalized gift card option!

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We personalize your ornament just the way you request, so please carefully review your information. Once your order is placed, we are unable to cancel, change personalization, combine orders or make exchanges.

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,

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4/27/2015 - "TERRIFIC business!!! Claudette"

9/22/2015 - "I received my order today and am very, very pleased with each ornament. The ornaments are perfect, high quality, and beautiful. I will definitely be a return customer. Thank you!! Kathy G."

5/21/2015 - "Today, I received the ten Christmas ornaments I ordered from you to give to my granddaughter. They are all representative of the children's books that I write and illustrate for her (just for her--I don't sell them). I can't tell you how thrilled I am with the quality of the ornaments. Everyone of them exceeded my expectations. I especially like the "cow jumping over the moon"--it's gorgeous. This particular book I'm writing right now is about a little boy who amusement park ride (rocket ship), lets loose, and he soars into space and becomes a little astronaut who is befriended by two little aliens. They have fun in space, joining the cow jumping over the moon, etc. That is why I ordered an astronaut, space ship, rocket ship, etc. to give to her when I give her the book. My friends can't believe you sell all these unusual quality ornaments. I wrote a book for her last year about an American girl who goes to visit her cousin in Ireland, and they set out to capture a leprechaun and be granted three wishes. It was such a coincidence that part of the story takes place in a mushroom house which is almost identical to the mushroom ornament that was in this order. That is why I requested "2014" be written on it. I also want to say that the personalization is beautiful and the packaging was perfect. They arrived all intact. Now, I'm sure I'll never package them to send to her like I received them, but I'll do my best. I live in Florida, and she lives in CT. I hope one day they will be passed down to her children. Again, thank you, thank you, thank you...I'm thrilled. Regards,Bernice S."

12/1/2014 - "I just wanted to express how incredibly satisfied I am with my recent purchase. I bought these items as gifts for my three nephews and cannot wait to witness their excitement when they see their personalized ninja turtle ornaments! Thank you for the fantastic work! Have a wonderful holiday season - I will be sure to recommend your business to friends and family. Wendy K."

2/4/2015 - "Every ornament looked as good as or even better than pictured online. Anonymous Respondent"

8/13/2015 - "I order from OrnamentShop year round. I love the variety of items and the decent prices. Laura T."

8/10/2015 - "I love ordering ornaments from this site. I have been ordering for the past 9 years and never have been disappointed. I do wish they had more sales closer to Christmas. Jennifer M."

11/27/2014 - "Hello Dianne, My name is Danielle M. and I just read your article in Chicago Tribune Life + Style. I just wanted to let you know that I was so inspired. My passion is Interior Decorating. I've always had a passion for decorating. I'm 35 now, but, even as a young child I loved to have decorations in various places in my bedroom. I'm at the point now where I'm needing some direction on actually promoting and advertising my company. I've actually had a couple of decorating jobs as well! I was very eager and happy about that. I love inspiration as well, so when I read your article, I just wanted to reach out to you and tell you that you make me want to work that much harder for my dream to come true. I just wanted to give you a huge hug! Thank you!"

8/31/2015 - "Love the selection of ornaments. I was able to buy my family yearly ornaments all in one place. Renee Y."

4/4/2015 - "I purchased 27 ornaments for family and friends for Christmas last the shop and will be back as it gets closer to Christmas again. Great products. Jill J."

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