Christopher Radko is a line of European blown glass ornaments. Since its debut in 1985 Radko ornaments have quickly become collectors’ items. Every ornament is meticulously crafted by hand in Polish factories. Each year a limited group of ornaments are debuted. Most ornaments are made only one year so collectors start their shopping early. The most popular ornaments may be carried over to the next year, but most are then made into a small version called a gem. Gems are generally 3.5 inches. One special ornament is chosen each year as the Designer's Choice Ornament. In 2017 it was Checkin It Twice, in 2018 it is Home is Where the Sled is. The Designers Choice ornament as always full size and coveted by collectors.
Among the ornaments produced by Christopher Radko is a collection of baby and wedding ornaments. These limited-edition pieces make beautiful keepsake gifts.
Christopher Radko heirlooms are now collected worldwide and have been used by the White House, Kennedy Center and many famous celebrities are among the collectors. The annual collection is generally released twice a year with a mid-year collection and then a fall collection. The 2018 midyear collection has already been released.
If you are looking to start a family collection you need not look further than Christopher Radko. If you are looking for a gift, these would make a beautiful thoughtful gift that may just start a collection for the recipient