According to the European people belief garden gnomes are basically displayed in the lawns or gardens in order to protect the garden from the evils. Now this belief has spread its existence worldwide to keep it in one’s garden. Lots of people possess superstition in their mind about the care and feeding of Gnomes. They believe that they are able to travel in underground way. Whatever, these items are very much adorable, very sweet and funny looking statue of a dwarf. Modern society uses the gnomes as ornamentation for the gardens. The dwarf is depicted mainly as male characters sporting long whiskers and having pipes on their lips with a pointed hat on its head. The colour of the hat used to decorate the garden gnome is mainly red. Germany is the birth place of this small character. However after starting its journey from Germany it has reached almost in every parts of the Christian world. And now in America, there are many enthusiasts and collectors of Garden Gnomes. Many small and medium organizations are involved to make the statues on their own style.
Many manufacturers manufacture gnomes of different sizes. The sizes of the garden gnomes can be large, medium or small with different postures. Each of the gnomes is having a particular design or characteristic. These statues are having very interesting history behind it. It is assumed by some experts that the garden gnome is the descendant of Roman God Priapus. It was very popular among the 19th-20th century people. However this tiny, sweet dwarf has seen many bad days during the 2nd world war. The upheaval of history and dynasty affected the gnome industry at large.
And many of the manufactures of the gnome either stopped their production or moved from Germany. This figurine is mainly made of terracotta. Many of the garden gnomes are stolen from the gardens and travelled around the world.
They are real fun to the Christian community at large. Lawn gnomes are considered as a popular garden accessory for decoration as well as protection purpose of the garden and for the pranks. They are the pranksters used in the garden. People often buy small beautiful garden gnomes as a gift item for their near & dear ones .This tiny dwarf is definitely having the power of bringing smile to every gloomy face. There are different varieties of garden gnomes available in the market. The gnomes may depict the traditional or modern feature. The manufacturers mainly manufacture this depending upon the demand and popularity among the customers. However, there are certain types of garden gnomes which is always very attractive and popular among the mass at large available in the market.So we can conclude that though garden gnomes are the result of the superstition of the people they have gained a large consumer support and acceptability with the help of their funny look. In the current era they are used as a constant source of fun and beautification of the lawn. And thus serve its main purpose by keeping the devil of sorrow away from the garden & its owners.