As Christmas nears many homes will use a wreath to decorate their front doors.
The history of wreaths goes back to ancient times when Greeks crowned athletes with a laurel wreath and in Rome Julius Caesar wore one befitting his status.
Wreaths, circular in design bring the motifs of circle of life/eternal life to mind. Traditional Christmas wreaths are made of evergreens symbolizing the winter solstice and the slow return of the sun with the coming spring.
Applique designs in red/green/white...