The Hawthorn Tree

The Hawthorn Tree by Arthur Rackham Latin: Crataegus, Common Hawthorn: Crataegus monogyna Type: Shrub or small tree | Size: 5-15m (about 16-49ft) Other Names: may, mayblossom, maythorn, quickthorn, whitethorn, motherdie, and haw The hawthorn tree is native to Europe, Northwest… Continue Reading

Willow Lore

The Willow Fairy by Cicely Mary Barker According to the Celtic Tree Calendar, the willow rules between April 15th to May 12th. In large part, the willow represents emotional topics, such as death, grief, melancholy, and heartbreak especially when due… Continue Reading

The Willow Tree

From ‘Tree Fairies’ illustrated by Franke Rogers Latin: Salix alba; Salix capreaType: Deciduous Tree | Size: 10-30m (33-100ft)Other Names: White Willow; Goat Willow, Pussy Willow, Sallow; Withe, Withy If the Alder tree is the “King of the waters” then the… Continue Reading

Gothic Gift Ideas // 2016

                                    

Saturday Round-up // Dark Snow

  (via Dark Paradise)  (via Indie Foxx) (via Life in Red Lipstick)  (via Smitten Kitchen)  (via Indie Foxx)   (via Le Happy) Interesting Reads: Hexotica, 4 – How to Use the Right Make-Up Brushes 101 The Crooked Crown, Silence That Tongue (Spell… Continue Reading