Lantern Festival, Honolulu, Hawaii ~ Floating Lanterns memorialize those that have passed away. As the sun sets in the background, small boats with Buddhist monks and church volunteers help to launch and shepherd the small armada of lanterns ships.
Light silk organza cut and pressed into one large and one medium romantic peony flower. Hand-stitched to a silk ribbon-wrapped skinny headband. This piece was designed to flutter ever so slightly as you move. down the aisle or through the dance hall.
An amazing story of courage, strength and family as a friend battles Pancreatic Cancer. Sunny S-H Photography
If the Sifter ever wins the lottery (or the World Series of Poker), Necker Island is where I’d take my 28 closest friends. Created by Sir Richard Branson, Necker Island is one of the jewels of the British Virgin Islands.