Four rows of toile-patterned cigales (cicadas) in beautiful autumnal colors give this card a quiet sophistication.
The poet Frederic Mistral wrote about cicadas, "Lou souleu mi fa canta," which is Provenšal dialect for "it's the sun that makes them sing."
4.25" x 5.5" blank notes card are printed on heavy off white stock and come with a matching envelopes. Sets of eight cards are packaged in a kraft box with clear lid.
Turn the card over to find this interesting bit of information:
"In Provence, cicadas are porte-bonheurs (good luck charms) believed to bring happiness. Traditionally, ceramic cicadas are hung at a slant outside the main door to the house."