lovingly handmade by myself:
Item name: "Make a Wish!"
see below for information on lucky white heather legend, and why to this very day it is considered lucky for brides:
Description: I have very carefully filled this Beautiful hand blown large glass hollow bead measures approx 20mm) with lucky white heather and dandelion seeds then attached vintage style filigree caps to top and bottom, hangs from a long 22" antique bronze plated chain, if you prefer longer or shorter chain message me to let me know. (lovely necklace, such a pretty reminder of childhood innocence and a must have for any nature lover:)
Lucky white heather:
Legend has it that in the 3rd Century AD, Malvina (daughter of the legendary Scottish poet, Ossian), was betrothed (engaged to be married) to a Celtic warrior named Oscar.
Tragically (but not unexpectedly!), Oscar died in battle, and when Malvina heard the news she was heartbroken. The messenger who delivered the bad news, also delivered a spray of purple heather that Oscar had sent as a final token of his undying love for her.
It's said that when Malvinas' tears fell onto the flowers in her hand, they immediately turned white, and this magical occurence prompted her to say 'although it is the symbol of my sorrow, may the white heather bring good fortune to all who find it.'
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**If you have any wedding flowers, petals, anything special of your own that you would like turned into jewelry piece then contact me, I love to do custom orders**
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