This Advent wreath can be put out for the season with no danger to small children. The Advent wreath is dark green fabric with attached holly berries and leaves to give dimension and interest to the wreath. The Advent candles of the wreath are purple and pink fabric in keeping with the colors of the season and attach to the wreath with velcro so can be put on all at once or added as the season progresses. Since there is no fire involved, the flames of the Advent wreath candles are made of a shimmery gold fabric to give the appearance of flickering flames. The fabric Advent wreath measures 6-1/2 inches high and has a diameter of 9-3/4 inches. This fabric Advent wreath can be placed and displayed anywhere you wish to set it up as there is no dangerous fire to harm children or pets. Children can easily handle the wreath with no harm to themselves or the wreath and can get hands on experience in learning about the season of Advent and its importance during the holiday season and in the spiritual year of the church. Placed with a nativity set for a child, you have the ingredients needed to teach a child about the patience needed to wait through the Advent season for the joyous arrival of the nativity of Jesus.