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The Origin of Wedding Rings

The tradition of wedding rings originated in ancient Egypt. Egyptians used to make rings out of marsh grass which was braided into rings and worn by women. The Romans refined the tradition by using iron instead of marsh grass to make thrings. They also started the fashion of engraving wedding rin[...]

Wedding in a Volkswagen Van

"Love is the ultimate trip" ~ Author Unknown~ This lovely quote from an unknown author evokes the spirit of this fun loving happy wedding that we organised. No big flashy modern bridal car but a comfortable, sovaldi sale pink, hippy style Volkwagen van. With a very special guest of course; Bruno t[...]

WHITE WEDDING

It was, check not an Italian or a Hollywood film star but Queen Victoria the trend setter for what has now become a tradition in terms of wedding in the modern era. In 1840 she married prince Albert wearing a white court dress. Until then brides had worn heavy brocaded gown in a variety of colour [...]

Rose – Pure romance

Throughout history roses have been unquestionably the most favoured flower. Paintings of roses decorated the walls of Egyptian palaces. The Romans adorned statues of their gods with garlands of roses and rained rose petals over their celebrations. Early Christians condemned the rose as a symbol of p[...]

Sunflower - Sunshine adoration!

A mortal woman named Clytie fell passionately in love with Helios, medicine the Greek god of the sun. She stared at him throughout the day , capsule following his journey across the sky. Helianthus, the sunflower, like the adoring Clytie, faces the sun from dawn to dusk. Sunflower meaning : Adora[...]

Wheat – Prosperity in a grain!

Brides in ancient Rome carried sheaves of wheat to endure fertility. At the close of the Roman marriage ceremony, pilule bread was broken over the bride’s head. The modern wedding cake, sovaldi sale made from wheat, is a descendant if that wedding bread. It is still customary to shower the couple [...]

Jam jars crazy!

Shabby chic all the way.. This trend has conquered the heart of many brides in the last three years. Easy effect to achieve and certainly money saving fashion that leave us with a bit more to spend on flowers.  Would you have said it? You do not exactly think of fashion that way. Instead all you ne[...]

Sunflower – Rustic dream!

Sunflowers in Tuscany are the symbol of summer. Its deep yellow color blends in very well with the hot summer sensation. If you like rustic style, for sale you can easily achieve this by mixing sunflowers with sprigs of lavender, treat and wheat, burlap, string and terracotta vases and wicker bas[...]