Lawn nativity sets are growing in popularity.
Build your own Christmas scene with this outdoor nativity set by Italian artisans from Fontanini.
What isn’t as well known is that Fontanini also produce near life-size figures to be used as an outdoor nativity scene.
Each of the figures is 50” high (or proportionate) and designed as yard or lawn nativity sets - they're the sort of thing you see in churches or in Italian cities at Christmas.
With the usual Fontanini attention to detail they’re made of a mix of stone and resin and will withstand some poor winter weather, but will benefit from some form of shelter.
They don’t come cheap, but you can build up the scene one character at a time - and the finished set will be the envy of all your friends and neighbours.
Tell us what you think, and let us have a look at your photos!
Click below to see descriptions, buy the figures, and review contributions from other visitors to this page.
Italian outdoor nativity scene : the shepherd.
Build an Italian outdoor nativity scene with this Fontanini shepherd figure. If you’re creating an outdoor nativity scene …
Fontanini nativity figures : the ox.
Complete your outdoor Christmas display with one of the best loved large animal Fontanini nativity figures. Fontanini is one …
Italian nativity : outdoor figures - donkey.
The donkey has long held a favoured place in Italian culture and folklore. One of the most popular Italian songs at Christmas is, …
Yard nativity scene : outdoor statue of Joseph.
Add to your own yard nativity scene with this beautiful outdoor Fontanini figure of Joseph. This amazing statue is a 50” model …
Christmas yard decor : outdoor nativity figure - Mary
Add to your Chritmas yard decor : build a stunning outdoor nativity scene with this beautiful Fontanini figure. Like all our …
Outdoor Fontanini nativity figures : infant Jesus.
Build an impressive outdoor display with one of the nost charming Fontanini nativity figures. This is one of the popular outdoor …