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The Captivating Calla Lily

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Aptly named after the Greek word for beautiful: calla, the trumpet-shaped calla lily is a flower that is brimming with symbolism. While it is the official bloom to represent a sixth wedding anniversary this unique flower can be found marking many of life’s rites of passage. A white calla lily, the most common and traditional, has long been associated with innocence and purity. It can be found decorating 17th century paintings depicting the Virgin Mary and is one of the most popular blooms to be used during Easter services to represent rebirth. This is also why the white calla lily...

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The Language of Flowers

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The secret language of flowers, also known as floriography, is the meaning or symbolism given to flowers and floral arrangements that is used to convey a hidden message. Floriography became popular during the Victorian era as a way for people to communicate in a society whose etiquette was marked by restraint and which discouraged overt displays of emotion. Victorians of all ages embraced the floriography trend with gusto and for a while deciphering the secret messages conveyed through floral displays, bouquets, corsages and flower arrangements was a popular hobby. The Victorians gifted them as love tokens or warnings, wore them...

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International Love Your Pet Day

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On the 20th February we celebrate International Love Your Pet day. It's one very special day to celebrate the thing that unites us all, the love we feel for our very unique pets.  Here at The Mexican Collection we love our pets so much we even have an entire category dedicated to our animal companions. An extra special day for you and your pet Which gives us all the more reason to celebrate International Love Your Pet Day on the 20th February. This special day is the perfect opportunity to give some extra attention and love to the pet or...

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Share the Love

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Make that special someone feel your love this Valentine’s Day with this hand-picked collection of jewellery ideas to suit any taste. Whether you’re treating yourself or playing cupid you’re sure to find the perfect match with gifts of love to last a lifetime, not just for one day of the year. Say it with Flowers Dahlia flower earrings and necklace Stand out from the crowd with the perfect floral gift to last a lifetime. We love flowers so much we have a whole collection devoted to them. Choose from roses, tulips, calla lilies, dandelions, sunflowers, daisies, lotus flowers and of...

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Christmas Gifts from the Heart

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‘Tis the season to sparkle! There's nothing more festive than a little treasure to unwrap on Christmas morning and we have something to suit every woman and budget. Choose from chunky statement bangles and cuffs to simple necklets for layering and handcrafted sterling silver pendants and rings.

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