The newest edition to our official Cherry Blossom Festival pin collection, the 2013 Cherry Blossom Festival Lapel Pin showcases the beautiful budding of these magnificent trees and celebrates the 101st year these trees were given to our country.The National Cherry Blossom Festival, the nation's greatest springtime celebration, engages and entertains more than one million people each year, commemorating the 1912 gift of trees and the enduring friendship between the people of the United States and Japan.
The official 2013 Cherry Blossom Festival Poster features a blooming tree around the Tidal Basin with the Jefferson Memorial in the background. Full of bright and bold colors this poster will stand out in any setting whether it is hung in an office, hallway, or one's own bedroom. This year's official Cherry Blossom Festival poster has been created by Erik Abel who is widely recognized for his bold colors, distinct waves, organic textures, and unique juxtapositions of geometric patterns that have captivated the attention of collectors, galleries, and institutions around the world.
The 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival T-shirt features the official logo (a budding cherry blossom tree around the Tidal Basin with the Jefferson Memorial in the background) of this year's festival. The shirt is 100% cotton and has uni-sex sizing.
The 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival adult long sleeve shirt in Heliconia Pink is a stunning tribute to this year's Cherry Blossom Festival complete with the official logo of this year's festival (a budding cherry blossom tree around the Tidal Basin with the Jefferson Memorial in the background). The shirt is 100% cotton, has uni-sex sizing, and is a great way to celebrate and honor the grand spectacle that is the Nation Cherry Blossom Festival.
The perfect size for a large cup of coffee, espresso or latte this tall cherry blossom mug is decorated with the official artwork of the 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival. The Cherry Blossom tall mug features a large, comfortable ear-shaped handle and is made with superior styling and great quality. This mug is also both dishwasher and microwave safe and will last for years as a beautiful reminder of the Nation Cherry Blossom Festival celebration.
Walk around in style with this official National Cherry Blossom Festival canvas tote bag. Perfect for carrying groceries, books, or whatever you need this durable bag is a must have for anyone on the go. White canvas with two red straps this tote bag is decorated with cherry blossom flowers and the official logo of the National Cherry Blossom Festival.
Give her a gift she will love: 100 percent silk twill scarf is stylishly decorated with Yoshino cherry blossom branches in full bloom. Celebrate the arrival of spring with this beautiful accessory. Hand-made and silk-screened with a hand-rolled hem.
The Japanese Yoshino Cherry tree is a hybrid cherry of unknown origin. It occurs as a natural hybrid in Japan and is now one of the most popular and widely-planted, cultivated, flowering cherries ("sakura") in temperate and semi-temperate climates worldwide. They can grow to be 16-39 feet tall. It does well in full sun and moist but well drained soil.
Beautiful, ornamental, inexpensive and long lived, the Kwanzan Cherry Tree (a.k.a. Japanese Cherry, Hill Cherry, Oriental Cherry or East Asian Cherry) is a species of cherry native to Japan, Korea and China. It is known for its spring cherry blossom displays and festivals. Tree will arrive from a tree farm in West Virgina and will be 2-3 feet in height.
Add to your Official Cherry Blossom Festival pin collection with the 2012 Cherry Blossom Festival Centennial Lapel Pin presented on a card containing information about the Festival. The Japanese kanji symbol on the pin represents "friendship," to honor the enduring friendship between the Japanese and American people represented by the gift of trees.
On three occasions, postage stamps featuring the cherry blossom theme have been released by the United States. The first was a four cent denomination issued on September 28, 1960, illustrating the Washington Monument. The second was on October 5, 1966, and portrayed the Tidal Basin and Jefferson Memorial. On March 24, 2012, a pair of "Forever" stamps showcasing a panoramic view of the Tidal Basin was issued to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the gift of trees. One stamp depicts the Washington Monument, the Tidal Basin and the blooming cherry blossom trees while the other stamp depicts the Jefferson Memorial as seen over the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC.
This newly released a commemorative "forever" stamp depicting the Jefferson Memorial as seen over the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC along with a 4-cent cherry blossom stamp that is dated September 28, 1960, and features the Washington Monument. The stamps are placed upon a small, beautifully decorated envelope (please see photo) and post marked "Washington DC, March 24, 2012 (Zip code 20066)" and the words "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE."
Featured on a magnificently decorated envelope, this commemorative "forever" stamp depicts the Washington Monument and the surrounding cherry blossom trees in full bloom. To go along with this "forever" stamp there is also a 5-cent cherry blossom stamp issued on October 5, 1966, that highlights the Tidal Basin and Jefferson Memorial. Each envelope is post marked "Washington DC, March 24, 2012 (Zip code 20066)" with the words "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE".
The Official 2012 100th Anniversary National Cherry Blossom Festival short sleeve t-shirt has arrived and it looks great: 100 percent pre-shrunk cotton it is woven to 5.3 ounces. Bright pink in color, the Official Centennial logo is emblazoned upon the front of the shirt in white and the National Cherry Blossom Festival logo is patch-sized and is printed on the right sleeve/shoulder area, also in white. Centennial logo reads "Celebrating 100 Years of the Gift of Trees 2012 Washington, DC."
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Cherry Blossom trees with this Official 2012 National Cherry Blossom Festival Poster. This collectible poster will only be available in a limited quantity so get your's today. The 100th year anniversary of Japan's famous gift to the United States, and Washington, DC in particular, this poster comes complete with the official logo for the 2012 National Cherry Blossom Festival.
Dark grey in color, the Official Centennial logo is emblazoned upon the front of the shirt and the National Cherry Blossom Festival logo is patch-sized and is printed on the right sleeve/shoulder area. Centennial logo reads "Celebrating 100 Years of the Gift of Trees 2012 Washington, DC."
In more than 200 ravishing pages, Cherry Blossoms: The Official Book of the National Cherry Blossom Festival showcases eye-catching historical photographs and colorful contemporary images from award-winning photographer Ron Blunt that capture the true splendor of the blooming trees. It is a compelling memento for Festival-goers of any year and an inspiration for everyone who cherishes the cherry trees' joyful welcome to spring.
Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival season this year with this beautiful official festival fleece. Complete with full-front zipper this hig-quality light pink fleece is made with pride in the USA.
The 2012 National Cherry Blossom Festival mug is a fine way to brighten your day with its bright pink printing and festive decorations. The gloss-black ceramic mug is emblazoned with all manner of bright pink fun things: many cherry blossoms, the Washington Monument, The Jefferson Memorial, the Official National Cherry Blossom Festival logo and writing.
Celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the gift of 3000 cherry trees to the United States from Japan with this collector's coin.The coin commemorates the March 27, 1912, gift of Japanese cherry trees from Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo to the city of Washington, DC. Mayor Ozaki donated the trees in an effort to enhance the growing friendship between the United States and Japan.
This Official Cherry Blossom memory game is a challenging yet fun way to improve your memory skills. The cards are laid face down on a surface and two cards are flipped face up over each turn. The object of the game is to turn over pairs of matching cards. The Cherry Blossom Memory Game can be played with any number of players or as solitaire and is an especially good game for young children, though adults may find it challenging and stimulating as well.
This ultra-soft caramel colored bear is 9 inches tall in the sitting position. She is holding a large cherry blossom in full bloom in her paws and has big soft ears. Her nose, the insides of her ears and the pads of her feet are lavender in color and the cherry blossom she cradles is pink. Included on right foot pad is the official logo for the 2012 National Cherry Blossom Festival.
This set of two Washington, DC cherry blossom magnets features a some of the iconic structures that define DC as not only a city of architectural landmarks, but as a world-class destination for traveling and sightseeing. The blue sky magnet shows the Jefferson Memorial, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House (south portico entrance) and most prominently highlighted is the US Capitol Building.
This captivating fitted t-shirt has a painting of a Sakura cherry tree covering the left front of the shirt and wrapping around to the left back with the words "National Cherry Blossom Festival" and the pink flower festival logo on the left hip.
65/35 cotton/poly blend comes in sized M and L (women sizes only). Please enter what size you would like during checkout in the comments field.
The Cherry Blossom Charm Necklace is an instant favorite of anyone who marvels at the beauty of the Cherry Blossom trees in Washington, DC. The die cut necklace comes on a black nylon cord. This magnificent cherry blossom necklace comes on a black cord measuring 22" long and the charm is 1" in size.
This Sakura Friendship Bracelet has been designed with love and affection by a team of English designers. Each of the handmade glass beads have a sterling silver insert and is designed to reflect the gorgeous pattern of a butterfly wing. Because they are handmade no two bracelets will be the alike. This bracelet features pink, red and white beads (just like the famous Cherry Blossom trees) with sterling-silver ball spacers. The bands are made of leather with sterling silver clasps.
This handmade paper tree is embedded with Cherry Blossom seeds. Store the tree in the refridgerator until ready to plant. Soak the paper in cold water, then plant under 1/8" of fine soil, directly outdoors in late summer. The seeds will lie dormant until the following spring. Enjoy your Cherry Blossom Tree! The bookmark comes with its own three Cherry Blossom Tree seeds that you can plant at the same time.
Natives of Japan, weeping cherry trees have long, drooping branches similar to weeping willows. In the spring, the Weeping Cherry is covered in white or pale-pink blossoms. Although a weeping cherry tree's vertical growth rate is average, the growth rate of its numerous weeping stems can be quite fast. Weeping Cherry trees produce pink to white flowers in profusion, if grown in full sun and well-drained soil.
Small but elegant, this pin is gold colored with pink and white enamel on the front and "2010" embossed on the back.
This pin makes a great gift for just about anyone.
Celebrating the 97th anniversary of the Japanese gift of Yoshino cherry trees to the United States, the 2009 Official National Cherry Blossom lapel pin features two different cherry blossoms in bloom and a green leaf on top. Pin is gold colored covered in pink and green enamel.
The Official 2008 National Cherry Blossom Festival pin celebrates the 96th anniversary of the gift of 3000 Yoshino Cherry trees from Japan planted around the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, and the enduring friendship between the citizens of the United States and Japan. Pin is gold colored with white, green and pink enamel.
The 2007 National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the 95th anniversary of the gift of cherry blossom trees and the enduring friendship between the citizens of the United States and Japan.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival is an annual two-week, citywide event in Washington, D.C. featuring many exciting events, cultural demonstrations and performances such as the parade, Sakura Matsuri Japanese Street Festival, art exhibits, fireworks, sports competitions and other special events celebrating spring.
This alluring, fitted tee-shirt has a painting of a Japanese cherry tree enveloping the left front of the shirt and wrapping around to the left back with the words "National Cherry Blossom Festival and the pink flower logo on the left hip.
All cotton white hat with pink and black embroidering which reads National Cherry Blossom Festival. The hat is highlighted with a Cherry Blossom bloom embroidered onto the left quarter of the hat and continues onto the brim.
Get your Official Pink National Cherry Blossom Festival Logo Embroidered Hat Here!
Get your National Cherry Blossom Festival Logo Embroidered Hat Here!
Beautiful yet utilitarian emblazoned with photos of the Yoshino Cherry Blossom Trees planted in Potomac Park along the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC. On one side panel is a photo of the Jefferson Memorial and the other side panel shows the Washington Monument, both with Cherry Blossom trees in the foreground. Makes a perfect beach bag or all purpose carry-all.
Measures 14" wide, 16" tall and 8" deep.
Walk around in style with this remarkable black, quilted tote bag. This bag is embroidered with National Cherry Blossom Festival logo and has top zipper closure. Size is 19" x 15" x 3".
Highlights include the story of the trees' cultivation and significance in Japan for more than 1000 years, how they came to the U.S. and their importance as representatives of Japanese and American friendship, plus listings of important cherry tree collections and other significant viewing sites throughout the U.S. and Japan.
Extensive illustrations complement the intriguing stories how Japanese cherry trees came to be planted around the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C., and of the development of the National Cherry Blossom Festival which honors the trees and their extraordinary beauty. The pivotal roles played by intrepid traveler and writer, Eliza Scidmore, and First Ladies Helen Taft and Lady Bird Johnson are included.
Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival with these hand-blown, heavy-duty glass Cherry Blossom balls. Because they are completely hand-made, no two ornaments are exactly the same. These are appropriate to give as gifts for any occasion or celebration. They can be used as outdoor ornaments to hang from trees, mantle piece decorations, as a symbol of friendship.
Give this unique gift to the person who has everything: these ornamental glass balls are suitable for any occasion as a gift, can be displayed indoors or outdoors, on a desk, shelf or mantle piece. These ornaments are simply gorgeous and no two are alike because they are individually hand blown out of very heavy glass. Made in the USA, these ornaments come in a set of three.
Show your support for the Centennial celebration of the gift of cherry blossom trees from Japan to the United States with this hand-blown, heavy-glass ornament. Made in America by artisans whose family has been in the glass-blowing art for generations. The year 2012 marks the Centennial Celebration of the National Cherry Blossom Festival, which attracts millions of people from throughout the world and will last five weeks instead of the regular two weeks.
The 2007 Thomas Jefferson Memorial Ornament features the Jefferson Memorial surrounded by Washington DC's famous Cherry Blossoms. The Jefferson Memorial, a circular domed building designed after the Pantheon in Rome, commemorates the contributions of Thomas Jefferson, third president and author of the Declaration of Independence.
A wonderful addition to any woman's jewelry collection. Made by The National Cherry Blossom Festival, these can accurately be called "Official Cherry Blossom Festival Earrings." These "French wire" style earrings complimented by pink Swarovski crystals at the center of the blooming blossoms. These earrings are Enamel covered sterling silver and are presented on a small folding placard with the official logo and cherry tree branches printed on it.
Here is a gift for someone (or yourself) that can be used all day every day for years to come. Show your support for the National Cherry Blossom Festival with this Official pink water bottle. 23oz. single wall (BPA free) acrylic bottle, threaded lid with stainless steel accents. Bottle is pink with white lettering that reads: "National Cherry Blossom Festival" displayed on the face of the bottle.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival coffee mugs are black and emblazoned with the pink Cherry Blossom Festival logo. The logo is printed both sides featuring white and pink Yoshino cherry blossoms in full bloom and serve as a perfect addition to your morning coffee ritual.
Celebrate the 2010 National Cherry Blossom Festival with this keepsake poster made of Japanese rice paper. Poster measures 18 x 24 inches and is suitable for framing.
Lovely view of both the cherry blossoms and the massive memorial constructed to honor the third President of the United States, Thomas Jefferson. This photograph was taken in early April at 3:58 pm from the Tidal Basin just as the Yoshino cherry blossoms were beginning to bloom. With a breathtaking view of the Jefferson Memorial this print will always give you a beautiful view of the memorial during the National Cherry Blossom Festival season.
Unavailable from any other source, this magnificent view of the cherry blossoms in full bloom with the juxtaposed with the Jefferson Memorial. Photograph was shot from the Tidal Basin during peak blooming period of the 3,000 Yoshino cherry blossom trees. Show off this gorgeous print to your friends and family and always remember the beautiful blooming period of these famous Cherry Blossom trees.
Cherry blossom flurries on the Tidal Basin featuring the Washington Monument.
Light winds are brushing flower petals off the Cherry Blossom trees with a gorgeous view of the Washington Monument.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival Japanese Calligraphy T-Shirt. Also available in Black.
Only Size M Available.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival Japanese Calligraphy T-Shirt. Also available in Pink
Only Size M Available.
The Washington DC - A Nation's Capital Pin is a beautiful collectible that highlights some of the most famous landmarks in our Nation's Capital.
Take a walk down the Washington DC Mall, this pin features the White House, US Capitol, and Washington Monument. The pin also showcases Washington DC's famous Cherry Blossom season. The blooming of the cherry trees in Washington, DC has come to symbolize the natural beauty of our nation's capital city.
A pristine white coin pearl suggests a blossom, while faceted garnets represent sweet cherries. Working in sterling silver, original earrings of delicate beauty.
0.4" W x 1.3" L Weight: 0.11 oz
Cherry Blossom necklace is one of the oldest historically documented forms of jewelry. The Japanese Washi Paper Necklace is beautifully designed with fresh-water pink pearls on a 16 inch necklace (with 2 inch extender chain) support the sterling silver encased Japanese Washi paper pendant.
Made from Japanese Washi paper and surrounded by sterling silver, these Cherry Blossom earrings make an excellent addition to any wardrobe for any occasion. Because they are hand-made each pair is one of a kind and is sealed in their silver frames with resin to assure a long life.
This National Cherry Blossom Festival candle is a sweet and lovely sign of spring masterfully painted on a simple, square, white candle and will bring elegance and promise to any occassion. The Cherry Blossom Candle, beautifully adorned with the Asian symbol of love, affection and good fortune, invites you to dream of faraway places while basking in the warmth of where they are.