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Liverpool
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reviews: 51
Baubles!?

Hi all, I'm on the last day of our trip & have so far had a 5 day fruitless search for some NYC related Christmas baubles.

Can any of you point me in the right direction?

I reluctantly ventured into Times Square but, as expected, they only had poor quality, overpriced offerings.

Hope you can help. Thanks in advance.

New York City, New...
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for New York City
posts: 3,393
reviews: 36
1. Re: Baubles!?

I actually saw some in the gift shop of the American Museum of Natural History a few days ago. (Main gift shop, upper level). They are selling ornaments on a few different trees, each with a theme, and one tree had a NYC theme. Also a good place to pick up an apatosaurus ornament, if you're in the market... :)

Greenwich...
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2. Re: Baubles!?

Do you mean ornaments? Try the holiday markets - Bryant Park, Grand Central, Columbus Circle, Union Square, etc.

Maryland
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for Las Vegas, Washington DC, County Donegal, Western Ireland
posts: 35,351
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3. Re: Baubles!?

Is a "bauble" the same as an "ornament?

Staten Island, New...
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for Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
posts: 7,606
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4. Re: Baubles!?

I'm not sure but I think this is what the OP meant...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YuiHgJ4qDI

Liverpool
posts: 100
reviews: 51
5. Re: Baubles!?

Ha ha ha ha! Good post. Rather than hanging Michael Buble' from my tree, yes I guess their called ornaments that I'm looking for. Thanks for the tips so far. Holiday markets let me sown on this particular search but were great for other Nick nacks :)

Saint Louis...
posts: 7,404
reviews: 27
6. Re: Baubles!?

You can get some at the city government's store in the Municipal Building at Chambers Street and Centre Street. Here's their list of available ornaments:

…nyc.gov/1/Gifts/77/Holiday-NY-2012/

and here's their location (near City Hall)

http://a856-citystore.nyc.gov/Locations.aspx

Edited: 9:41 am, December 12, 2012
New York City, New...
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for New York City
posts: 81,418
reviews: 2
7. Re: Baubles!?

Lord & Taylor has some

lordandtaylor.com/eng/home-holiday-treestrim…

Staffordshire...
posts: 121
reviews: 7
8. Re: Baubles!?

The Empire State Building gift shop had a few different NY designs when we were there early November.

New York City, New...
posts: 11,517
reviews: 114
9. Re: Baubles!?

Henri Bendel has great NYC ornaments.

Belfast, United...
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for Belfast
posts: 2,606
reviews: 28
10. Re: Baubles!?

Bryant Park had loads of them last year.