Tipico palm garlands like these are used all over Mexico during Christmastime. They are hand woven from dyed, cut palm, and then woven into spheres, about the size of walnuts. Then Strung together into 7 foot long strands. Hang on a tree, over a table or as a centerpiece snaking around your snowmen display! These do fade over time, so best keep them in a dark box with your Christmas decorations. Palm garlands add a lot of hand made charm to the holidays.