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O (Sharded) Tannenbaum!

Just in time for the holiday is this decorative dark putty shard tree by MacKenzie-Childs, the furniture and ceramics company based in upstate New York known for its whimsical handcrafted designs. Sold at Neiman Marcus, Saks Fith Avenue, and other boutiques and retailers, fans of MacKenzie-Childs include Kourtney Kardashian and Goldie Hawn. This 20-inch-high tree is handmade by artisans who work with ceramic shards of items like teacups and flower pots to create a one-of-a-kind product. The tree's base is gold leaf atop a rosewood-stained wood base. Also available in light putty. Find the dark putty shard tree by MacKenzie-Childs for $795 at Radcliffe Jewelers, 1848 Reisterstown Road in Pikesville. Call 410-484-2980. -- John-John Williams IV Courtesy MacKenzie-Childs