We have created this article to show you that cremation urns don't have to look like standard urns for ashes. They can come in all shapes and sizes, as well as materials. There is plenty of choice in our online shop for anyone's taste.
The cork top of the cremation urn can be lifted off so that you can safely place your cherished one's ashes into the urn, it will then be securely fastened so that the urn can be buried underground, where it will start to disperse over time back into the earth if you decide to have a land burial.
If you are unsure of whether you want a land burial ceremony for your loved one yet or are deciding to keep it displayed in your house, the urn is more than capable to do that too.
The urn has been made from biodegradable paper, giving it a cardboard-like feel. It is smooth to the touch and visually appealing to the eye. It looks like a vintage jewellery box with the style of flowers and the navy blue colour. This urn could fit into a house aesthetic that has a taste for vintage and classical décor.
3) The Christ Cremation Urn For Ashes
This cremation urn showcases a sculpture of Jesus Christ, it symbolises self-renunciation and humility. This urn would be suitable for those who come from a religious background and feel at peace when they turn to their faith when they are going through tough times. Having a statue of Jesus close by reminds some people to focus their mind on prayer and worship in hard times.
This urn is available in 9 colours: Crackle Glaze, Cream, Dark Green, Glossy Black, Light Sand, Matte White, Metallic Blue, Oily Brown and White. With a large variety of colours to choose from, you can have a religious statement piece to fit any type of décor and colour theme.
This cremation urn for ashes is suitable to be placed indoors or outdoors in your garden. Due to its material properties, it is resistant to atmospheric influences and can withstand the test of time.
There is also a keepsake version of the Christ Cremation urn, which is pictured below.
This urn could be suitable for a loved one who had a taste in modern art, perhaps an interest in geometric shapes.
The green colour of the rim on the cremation urn for ashes symbolises hope and rebirth, while also linking to nature. This urn could be a good choice for someone who liked the outdoors and being one with nature or possibly someone who likes contemporary designs that are eco-friendly.
Virgin beeswax candles emit the brightest and most beautiful warm-toned flames. They also last longer due to how dense they are, which means it melts slower and has less drips of wax. When this candle does eventually run out, you can place your own candle in the top of the cremation urn, giving it your own personal touch, possibly with a candle that your loved one liked the colour or scent of.
6) Football Cremation Urn For Ashes
This cremation urn is modern and sleek in stature. It has a reflective surface that mirrors its surroundings and reflects light into the room. The spherical shape signifies totality and wholeness with perfection.
The patches on the football shape are in a mosaic pattern, mosaic is a symbol of life. It showcases the multiple patterns and paths in which we live and take in life. It is not a typical urn design, it is very contemporary.
The smooth curved lines in this cremation urn symbolise safety and familiarity, linking to your loved one, they might have been your safe haven in life and they brought you comfort and protection. The combination of the matte black and silver colour together show contrast of the bright and dark times that you went through together with your loved one.
This is a cremation urn that can be placed indoors or outdoors due to the metals used having resistance to atmospheric influences, so it can be a beautiful talking point in your home or in your garden.
8) Diamond Cremation Urn For Ashes
Diamonds are associated with strength and love. This embodies your love for your family member being indestructible. They are also one of the strongest substances known to man, showcasing that you and your cherished one are strong in spirit and knowing that they love you will give you the strength to get through the tough times that may come ahead.
The Swiss Pine wood is soft and velvety against the skin, creating a relaxing ambience in times of remembrance when you pick the urn up or place your hand on it when thinking of your loved one. Lime wood is soft and crisp in touch.
Due to this urn being biodegradable and eco-friendly, it can be placed in the home or buried into the ground to be dispersed in roughly 2-5 years. Which is a good option of a cremation urn if you or your loved one cared about the earth and being eco-friendly.
This cremation urn has been artistically and thoughtfully hand-crafted by our artisans. It showcases birch in the form of a tree trunk.
The urn has a very organic and natural aesthetic to it, as it appears to come straight from a birch tree. It links with ancient tree symbolism and embodies emotions such as happiness and protection, which is how your loved one might have made you feel; happy and secure in life with them by your side.
Whereas branches on trees are symbols of femininity, the base and trunk of a tree is known to be masculine, the trunk of trees are seen as the symbolism of growth and resurrection, with the belief that trees are the home of spirits.
We hope that this article has informed you of the wide selection of cremation urns that don't look like urns that we have available. You can find our whole collection of cremation urns here in our store.
If you have any further questions or queries please visit our other articles which are linked below:
- What size urn do I need?
- Ceramic pet urns for ashes - modern tributes to our companions
- Where to place your urn?
- What to know before buying an urn?
- What is the cost of an urn?
- How to fill a cremation urn?
- Memorial Jewellery: What type is best for me?
- What materials are used in cremation urns?
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