Photo of the day, day 7

I’ll be taking this down today and returning it to storage until next year, but wanted to show it to you for today’s photo.

This is my Nativity set. The reason it is so near and dear to me is that the stable was my beloved mother-in-law’s. It is over 60 years old and get this: the light bulb still works and has never been replaced. It’s true when people say they don’t make stuff like they used to — even lightbulbs!

The Nativity set is mine, a Willow Tree set it took me three years to collect. I simply love it. The figurines may not be in proportion to the stable itself ( in real life they would be Amazonians!) but I think the overall aesthetic still works.

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  1. MJ Schiller

    I have that nativity set, too, but with the creche that goes with it. I like your stable much more, and I don’t think the proportions throw it off. I do like the stars that are part of my creche, though. I do not have an angel like yours. She’s beautiful. Thanks for sharing it with us!

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