Sunday, November 22, 2009

Swarovski Releases 2009 Christmas Kris Bear

Swarovski has released their 2009 Kris Bear just in time for the holiday. Just over 1" tall, he's holding 4 stars, 2 red, and 2 gold. He has black crystal eyes and nose. He's also engraved "2009" on his leg.

The designer is Elisabeth Adamer. Model number is 1006048. Price: $95.00.

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Tuesday, November 10, 2009

The Enesco Company Expands in 2009

The decorative collectibles company, Enesco, has had a banner year in 2009.  Look at these companies they either acquired or partnered with just this year.  Here's their breakdown according to their Press Releases

10.23.09   Enesco partners with The Trail of Painted Ponies

04.24.09   Enesco Acquires Department 56 from Lenox

04.21.09   Enesco Agrees to Acquire Charming Tails Brand

01.05.09   Enesco signs licensing agreement with My Souls Window brand

01.01.09   N.C. Cameron Changes Name to Enesco Canada

The following are the brands that Enesco owns a license to

Heartwood Creek® by Jim Shore, Department 56®, Pooh & Friends®, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer®, Boyds Bears®, Our Name is Mud®, Lilliput Lane™Gund®, Walt Disney Classics Collections®, Disney Traditions™, Bob Olszewski’s Gallery of Light™, Thomas Kinkade®, Border Fine Arts™, Charming Tails®Foundations®, Disney®, Circle of Love®, Cherished Teddies®, Country Artists®,
Bilston & Battersea Enamels®,  and internationally:   Willow Tree® and Precious Moments®.

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