"Your Memory Making Source for Christmas Warmth & Joy"

Photo of chalkware figurines <BGSOUND src="sounds/jinglebells1.wav"> Country Christmas is a unique shop specializing in a wide range of Christmas offerings including hand blown glass and vintage ornaments, chalkware figurines, nativities, collectibles, decorative items, toys, gifts, and handcrafted originals from local artists and artists throughout the United States.

Click on the images to "enlarge" your Country Christmas window shopping experience. Begin by clicking on the photo of the shop.

Located 1.5 miles from Traverse City, Michigan Country Christmas offers you the opportunity to explore 30+ trees each sporting a different style of ornament. Themes include "Baby's First", sports, animals, spun glass, angels, Santas, snowmen, vintage and many more. Ornaments range from primitive, to whimsical, to contemporary, to glitzy, to nostalgic to Victorian.

Photo of handmade ornamentLook for American made stockings, ornaments, wall hangings, pillows, candles, cookie molds, Folk art, reproductions and one-of-a-kind holiday art. An area of German specialties include paper mache Santas, hand carved wood and blown glass ornaments.

The shop hosts a large variety of chalkware figurines made from vintage chocolate molds by the owners of the shop, Bill and Lee Smith (see picture above-right).

The figures to the right are Byers' Choice carolers, handmade in Chalfont, Pennsylvania.

Whatever your passion, take a step back in time to discover it amidst the shop's charming and magical atmosphere.

Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Saturday. Open Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open seasonally the Friday before Memorial Day until and including December 23rd. Open 7 days a week beginning the Friday of Thanksgiving weekend. Closed Christmas eve until the Friday before Memorial Day.


1.5 Miles West of Traverse City on M-72 West
Physical Address: 9005 E. Traverse Hwy
Traverse City, MI 49684