Dec 242012


Chances are you don’t have a Mac SE or PowerBook 100 on your Christmas wish list, but you can still show your love for classic Macs with miniature paper decorations shaped like the forefathers of today’s sleek and shiny Apple products.

While the newest Macs aren’t available you can liven up your fir tree with bright candy colored iMacs or beige compact Macs like the Plus and SE using these templates:

A nod of recognition to the author of the very first Mac ornament, Janis Chevalier, who distributed her Macintosh ornament as a .gif file (see above) via CompuServe (a dial-up predecessor to the internet) way back in 1986. I remember printing and folding one of these to decorate my cube when I was working at Apple in the early 1990’s.