My nutcrackers come out every Christmas.
I have been collecting them for over 40yrs.
Some are even older than that!  You’ll find them up the stairs, on the piano, and on the nutcracker tree. My youngest grandchild calls them.... the “Christmas Guys”

(stained glass piano with yellow kitty made by me in honor of our "lost" Morris the cat look alike named PT)

Kitschy Kringle by Keystone Scraps

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