Originally Posted by jmscoping
Getting ready for homecoming - we do a mum exchange the day before. They will wear these things (his is a garter for his arm and hers will hang around her neck) all day long tomorrow.
Then as he is in band and she is on drill team - they will have to do the mini mums. I think they will let him wear his garter - but she will have to do the mini finger mum in the stands.
Their mums are two of the smaller sets of flower of their group of friends. DD's reaches the floor with the ribbons!!!
So Helen and ERK. Shall I bring the tradition across the pond?? lol!
Hmm, no you're OK. So they wear them all day. Interesting. I've not come across it before.