Decorative eggs are highly collectible, and ours play music. They’re hinged and reveal either a tableau inside or a satin nest to stash a tiny treasure. In today’s world of iPhones and electronics, a wind-up music box reminds us of a simpler time, when hand-made creations wonders amazed and delighted us. Whether it’s a special Easter gift or something to celebrate your anniversary, one of Ann’s beautiful musical eggs is something she will treasure:
Pink musical egg decorated with pearls plays a Mozart overture, $195
Pink Carousel Musical Egg plays “Somewhere in Time,” $195
Hidden carousel inside!
Black and Gold striped musical egg plays “The Magic Flute,” $195
Light blue egg with gold ornamentation and cut-outs on pedestal base plays “You light up my life,” $195
Red enamel egg opens at the top and plays “Over the Rainbow,” $195
Thin layers of mother of pearl and black form an ornate checkerboard pattern plays “Ebb Tide,” $195
Lavender and gold musical egg plays “Over the Rainbow,” $195
Silver egg with jeweled ornaments plays “Chariots of Fire,” $195
Before little girls discover iPods, iPads, and iPhones, they like pink jewelry boxes! Remember the kind that have the ballerina that turns and music that plays? Ann’s has them. So encourage the low tech and real-life play with a gift that inspires their imagination and holds their treasures. These play “Waltz of the Flowers” from “Nutcracker.” They won’t be little girls forever, and you can get them an iPod next year.
Pink Ballerina Jewelry Box plays “Waltz of the Flowers”, $59
3 drawer child’s musical jewelry box with ballerina plays “Waltz of the Flowers,” $59
Pink Ballerina music box for jewelry has beaded handle and plays “Waltz of the Flowers,” $44.50
Pink jewelry box has deep top compartment, 1 drawer, and the ballerina turns, music plays when you open the lid, $44.50
Pink Ballerina Jewelry Box has one drawer, but look what happens when you lift the lid, below:
Pink Ballerina box has multiple compartments, ring holders, extra tray, mirrors, and turning dancer; plays “Waltz of the Flowers,” $47.50
Can’t sing? Here’s a gift that does the warbling for you! Music box candles play “Happy Birthday” when you open the lid! And the candle smells like vanilla cake! So your birthday special someone really can have their “cake” and enjoy it, too. Happy Birthday! $29.50
Hand-made checkered wooden bell is a music box! The bell (made in Ohio, USA) is hand-crafted of walnut and mahogany. The music box movement is 41-notes and plays 6 tunes, manufactured in St. Croix, Switzerland, by the Thorens company. $2,200.