‘Trinity’ Tea Towel (February | Violets)


These sturdy, cotton twill tea towels are form & function in one; a perfect hostess gift or little treat for yourself! Original watercolor designs are by NC artist Jessica Yelverton. Birth Month Botanical tea towels include a pretty card with floriography information specific to that flower (shown in image gallery). Towels are printed, cut & sewn to order by a NC manufacturer. All HighBrow Hippie textiles (pillows, tea towels & bags) are batch ordered on a monthly basis. Orders placed between the 1st & 15th of each month will ship the last week of that month. Any orders placed after the 15th of each month will ship the last week of the following month. Please message me with any questions!


-Machine Wash cold, hang to dry

-100% Cotton

-Made to order in NC, USA


“Floriography”: the language of flowers

Thousands of years of folklore, mythology & religious tradition have contributed to the meanings we ascribe to flowers today. Floriography peaked in popularity during the Victorian era when, armed with floral dictionaries, gentlemen would send cryptic messages to ladies with specific nosegays or tussie mussies called “talking bouquets”. 

Still today we have a tradition of birth month flowers, the meanings of which are rooted in floriography. Similar to zodiac signs or birthstones, it is believed you inherit the characteristics of the flower assigned to your birth month. 

Violets are February’s flower & their heart-shaped leaves are just as lovely as their deep purple blossoms. Violets symbolize everything from true love to modesty to spirituality & abundance. The wild variety (pictured in this piece) is often found in wooded, mossy areas and by streams. Middle Age-era monks called violets the “Herb of the Trinity” because of their three colors: purple, yellow & green. 

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 18 × 30 in


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