Friday, February 26, 2010
We are all flowers in the Garden of Life: Classic Spring Tales
Flowers have a language of their own. The Victorians made an art of it. You’ve probably heard about Victorian women carrying small bouquets, called tussie-mussies, with messages encoded in the language of the flowers. Strands of ivy signified fidelity and friendship, gardenias conveyed a secret love, forsythia... anticipation. This spring is no exception, place a gardenia in your hair for that classic seductive confident appeal.