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Brigid Cross - Handmade Hearth Gift Woven in Lavender Purple - Unique Rustic Apple Wood Celtic Inspired Women's Strength Wall Ornament ABC05

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Brigid Cross - Handmade Hearth Gift Woven in Lavender Purple - Unique Rustic Apple Wood Celtic Inspired Women's Strength Wall Ornament ABC05

Here's a very unique adaptation of a Brigid Cross... made of homegrown organic apple wood which i prune, season & handcraft myself into these rustic woven ornaments. Brizel's Brigit Crosses are perfect for a Celtic loving home and makes for a lovely house warming / hearth blessing gift for friends and family too. Handmade by me on a sunny Sunday during the month of February in honor of the Imbolc season and celebrating St Brigid's Day on February 1st... the seasoned organic apple wood sticks are carefully sewn together into Brigid Crosses which then reside at the foot of the Brigit altar at the well house until they are sold & shipped out.

This listing is for a ready to ship Brigid Cross woven with Lavender Purple Hemp Twine.

Crosses measure *approx* 7" x 7" (17.5 cm) from point to point.
There is a loop at the back for it to hang from.

Perfect as a special occasion gift... celebrate Imbolc, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Wedding Anniversaries, I Love You Every Day, Birthdays, Christmas, Hostess and Housewarmings events.

This rustic wooden Brigit Cross will be gift wrapped and ships out via first class mail at no added charge.
Need it faster? Priority mail upgrades are available during your Checkout process.

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About Brizel's Apple Wood Brigid Crosses...

Handcrafted & individually unique, I make these from homegrown apple wood which I prune and sew together with colorful hemp twine. They are an original adaptation of a very ancient pre-christian Celtic tradition. Brigit Crosses are solar symbols, equal armed and stretching in four directions, which symbolically encourages the strength of the Sun through our front doors and into our homes. It is a talisman, usually hung above the inside of the front door or near the hearth, and it is believed to bring protection, blessing, fertility and prosperity into our households.

Also known as St. Brigid’s Crosses, they are traditionally made from woven straw or rushes gathered on January 31st, the eve of St. Brigit’s Day. Crosses from the previous year are burned & replaced with new ones affirming the old saying: “Out with the old, and in with the new”.

Every year come January, I prune my apple trees. This is a special grouping of trees, eighteen in total and each one bearing a different variety of fruit. The apple orchard is planted in a huge spiral, with lavender bushes between each, and with a large path that winds around them. When the small budding branches are pruned, they are cut to size and allowed to dry for one year. The following year, during the Imbolc season, the apple wood Brigit Crosses are sewn together using colorful hemp.

Brizel’s Brigit Crosses are especially made for home blessing and house protection <3

ALL iMAGES designs CONTENT ©2005-2018 Nicole Planchon / Brizel ALL rights reserved
Brigid Cross - Handmade Hearth Gift Woven in Lavender Purple - Unique Rustic Apple Wood Celtic Inspired Women's Strength Wall Ornament ABC05

Here's a very unique adaptation of a Brigid Cross... made of homegrown organic apple wood which i prune, season & handcraft myself into these rustic woven ornaments. Brizel's Brigit Crosses are perfect for a Celtic loving home and makes for a lovely house warming / hearth blessing gift for friends and family too. Handmade by me on a sunny Sunday during the month of February in honor of the Imbolc season and celebrating St Brigid's Day on February 1st... the seasoned organic apple wood sticks are carefully sewn together into Brigid Crosses which then reside at the foot of the Brigit altar at the well house until they are sold & shipped out.

This listing is for a ready to ship Brigid Cross woven with Lavender Purple Hemp Twine.

Crosses measure *approx* 7" x 7" (17.5 cm) from point to point.
There is a loop at the back for it to hang from.

Perfect as a special occasion gift... celebrate Imbolc, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Wedding Anniversaries, I Love You Every Day, Birthdays, Christmas, Hostess and Housewarmings events.

This rustic wooden Brigit Cross will be gift wrapped and ships out via first class mail at no added charge.
Need it faster? Priority mail upgrades are available during your Checkout process.

***

About Brizel's Apple Wood Brigid Crosses...

Handcrafted & individually unique, I make these from homegrown apple wood which I prune and sew together with colorful hemp twine. They are an original adaptation of a very ancient pre-christian Celtic tradition. Brigit Crosses are solar symbols, equal armed and stretching in four directions, which symbolically encourages the strength of the Sun through our front doors and into our homes. It is a talisman, usually hung above the inside of the front door or near the hearth, and it is believed to bring protection, blessing, fertility and prosperity into our households.

Also known as St. Brigid’s Crosses, they are traditionally made from woven straw or rushes gathered on January 31st, the eve of St. Brigit’s Day. Crosses from the previous year are burned & replaced with new ones affirming the old saying: “Out with the old, and in with the new”.

Every year come January, I prune my apple trees. This is a special grouping of trees, eighteen in total and each one bearing a different variety of fruit. The apple orchard is planted in a huge spiral, with lavender bushes between each, and with a large path that winds around them. When the small budding branches are pruned, they are cut to size and allowed to dry for one year. The following year, during the Imbolc season, the apple wood Brigit Crosses are sewn together using colorful hemp.

Brizel’s Brigit Crosses are especially made for home blessing and house protection <3

ALL iMAGES designs CONTENT ©2005-2018 Nicole Planchon / Brizel ALL rights reserved

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(57)
Reviewed by eoswildcat
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 23, 2018
Unusual piece, Ideal for my purposes. artist/seller very generous to offer such a gem! Will treasure. Packed well.
Radiant Brigid Cross - Unique Apple Wood Celtic inspired Ornament Woven in Golden Yellow - Handmade House Warming Hearth Blessing Gift ABC04

5 out of 5 stars
Dec 19, 2017
I loved this basket the second I saw it! I very much appreciate hand made items in my home and for personal use and this piece is obviously created with a lot of love and care. It's even prettier in person, and it makes me smile every time I look at it! Communications from this shop are warm and friendly, and my basket arrived quickly and well packed. Highly recommend this artist!
Retro Mod Cotton Basket with Celtic Knot Embellished Lid - Multicolored White Blue Ring Box - Unique Handmade Decorative Hostess Gift STB039

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Brigid Cross - Handmade Hearth Gift Woven in Lavender Purple - Unique Rustic Apple Wood Celtic Inspired Women's Strength Wall Ornament ABC05

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: apple wood, waxed hemp string
  • Feedback: 57 reviews
  • Favorited by: 37 people
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