THE HISTORY OF WREATHS

Throughout history, wreaths have been the sign of victory and celebration. The circle is a sign of eternity and at Christmas, the wreath is symbolic of Christian immortality . Wreaths have been made of greenery since the first wreaths made in 776 BC of laurel. The use of greenery on wreaths as the symbol of life was an ancient custom of the Egyptians, Chinese and Hebrews.

In the early days of Europe, wreaths were placed on the door to to identify the home much the same we we use numbers today. The wreaths were decorated with different flowers grown by the owner on their own land.

WHY WREATHS ARE THE PERFECT GIFT

Christmas wreaths are good luck for the upcoming year.

A wreath on the door signifies a welcoming and warm home.

Wreaths are the perfect way to show the personality of the owner.

Floral wreaths are the perfect complement to a beautiful garden.

Sports wreaths help the teams to victory.