A simple hanging collection of chimes or bells accompanied by ornamental objects. But wait. They are magical, musical machines that require no batteries, extension cords or artificial power. They are decorative mobiles that sing a lullaby on a breeze. Our selection of unique wind chimes features stylized angels, butterflies, dolphins, fairies, octopi, penguins, pinecones, and seahorses.
Ahh, the magic of wind chimes! Not only do they provide a musical symphony, but they can also serve as a comforting reminder of a loved one who has passed. Some are tubular while others boast a line of bells. Some look less like a chime and more like a mobile sculpture. But all our decorative wind catchers are a sight to be seen as well as heard. With our unique musical outdoor decor it is perfectly alright to indulge in your passion for cats or enjoy the wind driven bears attempt a raid on a beehive. The harmonious melodies produced when the wind whistles through our handcrafted sculptures are sure to enchant both your eyes and ears. So, hang a set of our unique wind chimes and let the sound transport you to a peaceful state, while also keeping a special memory alive.
Get ready to hear the 'windy' tale of wind chimes!
No one knows for sure where these tinkling treasures were first born, but legend has it that ancient China, India, and Greece each played a part in their creation. The Chinese originally used chimes for feng shui and musical purposes, while the Indians thought of them as divine instruments for religious ceremonies. Even the Greeks caught the 'chime bug' and hung them in temples and public spaces to create a calming atmosphere. Nowadays, wind chimes can be found in cultures all around the globe and cherished for their calming and aesthetic qualities. Sounds like they have come a long way since their humble beginnings, wouldn't you say?
Where should you hang your wind chime?
To get the most out of your outdoor music maker, give it a prime spot to flaunt its stuff! Choose a location that allows it to catch the breeze and unleash its symphony of sounds. A patio or garden area that isn't hemmed in by walls or obstacles is perfect, so your chime can bask in the wind's glory. Keep in mind that a wild gust can be dangerous, so avoid hanging it near windows or anything breakable, unless you're in the mood for a spontaneous indoor concert. Lastly, let your wind chime take center stage and show off its decorative flair by hanging it where everyone can admire it, like on your porch or by a window. Let the soothing tunes serenade you, and your guests will be blown away by the chime's musical magic!