A picture may paint a thousand words, but when combined with the right message makes the medium more potent. Research evidence shows that the ancient Egyptians on papyrus scrolls first sent glad tidings. The Chinese also were historically credited with such devices for exchanging greetings during New Year celebrations. By the 1400â€™s the German also started this habit but with the use of woodcuts while the rest of Europe used handmade paper.
As Christianization spread all throughout Europe, this practice soon became common for Christmas as well.Â By 1843, Sir Henry Cole hired an artist to design a holiday card to gift to his friends and relatives. At this point Greeting Cards were still hand painted and quite expensive to produce. Continue reading →
Scouring the Internet for Valentineâ€™s Day gift idea has resulted to one very common item. To no surprise everythingâ€™s got something to do with Roses. Passionate Love, Enduring Love, Pure Love and many other color meanings must be taken into account if you want to get creative in giving your roses again.
Another bit of trivia though. Giving a dozen roses means that think of that person 12 months in a year. A complete cycle they say. But it will amuse you to know that giving two dozen roses means that you are thinking of her 24 hours a day! Take note of that while you are writing your greeting card.
Maybe you send her roses 10 times a year for no reason; maybe again you never have even tried since you find it as too standard a gift, specially come Valentineâ€™s Day.Â There are many other ways to make this seemingly outdated and outmoded token of affection into a really unforgettable present. Here are Five.
Letâ€™s start off with two-dozen roses. But this time, use a combination of red and white. Besides itâ€™s special meaning, it actually looks more full and lush when in a box or in a vase. No need for fillers in this case. Most delivery companies, or maybe just the really big ones offer additional gifts. Continue reading →
On the Internet, the main definition of value is an assigned quality that renders something desirable as to which price is pure monetary value. Although further definition and options of how its use may render these two wonders interchangeable this article limits itself to it general meanings.
Wikipedia further describes a gift as a transfer of something without need for compensation.Â It is a voluntary act, which is done without expectation of reciprocity and therefore meant to be free. Continue reading →