For many, many years, people have used bells as part of the Christmas celebration. Bells help to ring in the joy of the holidays as well as call up memories of past seasons. To many people Christmas bells represent the coming of Christ. However they are used, they bring beauty to the season.
There are many different types of bells. Some are for fun and some for decoration. Crystal bells sparkle and shine when placed in a sunny window. Porcelain bells add beauty and charm to the Christmas table when used as a centerpiece.
Many people collect Christmas bells. These collectibles may be made of any material from plastic to porcelain. Decorative Christmas bells may be found in antique shops and online. Bells have been part of the Christmas season since ancient times and serve as reminders of the joy of the holidays.