This adorable sugar kissed fox is peaking out of a hanging Christmas ball. The kissing ball hangs down apx 25 in., the ball is apx 9 in tall by 9 in wide.
Kissing Balls were first noted as being a popular Christmas decoration in the Middle Ages. People would use evergreen branches and twine to make ball shaped ornaments that they would hang on the ceiling of large houses or castles believing they rendered blessings to those who passed under them. Over the years, Kissing Balls came in and out of fashion and have been made using many different things. By the end of the 19th century mistletoe was being used in them. Hang this rustic looking decoration in your home and when your sweetheart walks underneath get a loving kiss!