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Want to know more about collecting Department 56 products? You might want to first explore our Villages or Snowbabies to find a theme that suits your personal style and interests. Join a club and meet other collectors. This page is your one stop resource for getting started.

Family Tree

It started with our Original Snow Village® introduction in 1976. See how our Village family has grown to help you celebrate traditions past and present.
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Decorate your home with lighted buildings and accessories.
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These charming hand-painted porcelain babies begin in the imagination and at the hand of Snowbabies® Collection creator Kristi Jensen Pierro.
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