Day: September 3, 2017

12 Flowers decorations

  Decode the secret language of flowers. In the Victorian era, dictionaries of floriography helped people decode their cuttings. This was crucial, because while some blossoms were friendly—like asters, which connoted daintiness—others were downright hostile. For example, begonias meant “Beware!” Just imagine the fights that could be sparked by a […]

13 Things That Instantly Take You Back to Your Grandma’s House

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen a crocheted toilet paper holder in the wild. Whenever I’m feeling down, I think of my grandmother’s house. Particularly, her kitchen. There, sunlight that came in through the cherry-print cafe curtains, which coordinated with the vintage fruit-print wallpaper and the fruit-print tablecloth. (Coordinating was […]