The Tussie Mussie is one of the most interesting and important design styles in the history of floral design. Centuries old, the Tussie Mussie was originally created for medicinal purposes. Rising to its height of popularity during the Victorian era this bouquet was the origin of the "language of flowers" and the basis for the modern bridal bouquet. During the Victorian era no proper woman would every venture out without a fragrant bouquet carefully tucked into a Tussie Mussie holder. In this DVD Leanne creates beautiful bouquets fitted into Tussie Mussie holders from the exquisite antique collection of William Kissler and James Moritz. Leanne discusses the history of the design style, its increasing popularity and how this style can be utilized in today's weddings. She demonstrates formal and informal Tussie Mussies, bridal bouquets, corsages, boutonnieres, centerpieces and reception flowers. You will love this DVD.
50 minutes in length.
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 31 December, 1969.