6 Embroidered Handkerchiefs

£14.99
ITEM CODE: 13696
4.6/5
Set of 6 pocket cotton handkerchiefs embroidered with floral motifs inspired by Victorian pattern books and floriography, including lily-of-the-valley and yellow rose. Throughout t...
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Set of 6 pocket cotton handkerchiefs embroidered with floral motifs inspired by Victorian pattern books and floriography, including lily-of-the-valley and yellow rose. Throughout the Victorian era, the Language of Flowers flourished in England and the United States. Through gifts of floral arrangements and blooms, subtle and sentimental messages could be exchanged in a genteel manner. "Talking bouquets" or nosegays were a way in which these could be fashionably worn or carried by women of the era, whilst floral subjects in 19th century art captured popular notions of romance and beauty. Each square cotton handkerchief features an appliqué posy, reflecting interests in embroidery and needlework as a pastime. In the Language of Flowers, the lily-of-the-valley signified the return of happiness whilst a yellow rose symbolised friendship. This set of fine cotton handkerchiefs would make an especially thoughtful gift for a friend and can be scented with favourite essential oils for a fragrant touch.
Size & Additional Information
Colour: White
100% cotton
Each 25cm sq
Gift Boxed
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Reviews
Overall product rating 4.6/5
05 December 2019
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Excellent products and service. Keep up the good work.
23 November 2019
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Pretty, and good quality and size handkerchiefs
09 September 2019
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An excellent gift for family abroad
28 August 2019
Wokingham
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The embroidery on the handkerchiefs is extremely well done and each handkerchief is different. they are a delight to use.
15 August 2019
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They are attractively embroidered and a good size. I'm not sure how well they will stand up to washing.
13 December 2018
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Flower embroidery very nice. However, I found the cotton
material a rather poor quality. However, the handkerchiefs
we’re good value for money.