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She grew up in the Bronx, NY, where there were only small swatches of it to be seen, over too few months of the year. Except when she worked with her father.
Olivia's dad was a Steamfitter by trade, but during those warmer months, he picked up extra work building Greenhouses. Made of iron, steel, wood and glass; in the 1920's, Greenhouses were manufactured in components.He built them for fortunate people, wishing to possess everlasting summer in their own backyards.
They'd start early, while it was still cool, and eventually share a simple packed lunch out of his metal box. She loved the time with her dad, he always wanted to know about her. In her young mind, she made an unconscious decision that whoever was lucky enough to share her company would need to be as interested in her as her dad was. And so, Olivia loves green. For her, it represents endless possibility and a fresh starts.
The color and the scents she associates it with, remind her of the people and things she'll always love, while she forges ahead to carve out her own bright future. These days, she's excited to be part of a new woman's movement. And when she chooses to clean up, a mint green satin dress is her first choice.
Olivia appreciates the beautiful gifts that came out of the past, and looks to a future with no more (figurative) glass ceilings for women, everywhere.
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When Lucy was four years old, she'd purposely push her dinner to the floor, just to watch the dog eat it.
Did you know that dating, as we think of it, didn't really exist until the 1920's? Up until that time, a young man would be chosen by the family to court, or "come calling" on the young lady.
Zelda's a new Flapper girl. She's far too loud and bossy. Or so she's been told.At 21 years old, she wasn't yet married, and still living in Sheepshead Bay, New York with her father and younger sister, Rose.
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