Original hand crocheted Scandinavian Tomte/Nisse Gnome. A traditional Nordic ornament.NOT A TOY.
The nisse is one of the most familiar creatures of Scandinavian folklore, and has appeared in many works of Scandinavian literature.
With the romanticisation and collection of folklore during the 19th century, the nisse gained popularity.
In the English editions of the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen the word nisse has been translated as goblin.
4 cm (1.57 inches) Wide
11 cm (4.33 inches) High
See our other listing for the slightly larger Dwarf ornament.
Made from a quality 100% cotton Yarn, stuffed with fiberfill and finished off with soft Merino wool facial hair.
The hair is pliable and can be shaped however you wish, whether it be a beard or moustache.
Please choose which colour/s you would like for the body and hat from the pictured swatches when ordering.
Custom orders take time, so please give up to 14 days for dispatch.
(Delivery times will be quicker if colour required is in stock)
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All items sent via Post Office.
Upgrades are possible at checkout.
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Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 24 hours of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
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All requests for refunds must be made within 14 days.
Refunds only apply to the original product price minus postage costs.
Personalised items are non-refundable.
Custom Crochet items are subject to suppliers stock of colours.
Colour choices can be discussed when placing a custom order.
Larger crochet items take time, so please give up to 21 days for dispatch.