himmeli, traditional Finnish Christmas decorations, were originally made to promote a good harvest: The bigger and more complex these rye straw decorations were, the better the crop would be.
himmeli mobiles by noninoko (http://www.noninoko.com/) ~ via another day co., ltd
straw mobile (Himmeli), Momoko Suzuki
"Sevilla". Straw Crown by Per-Åke Backman, Sweden. Foto Lennart Edvardsson
"Star-dust". Straw Crown by Per-Åke Backman, Sweden. Foto: Daniel Winge
Latvian decorations - Puzurs