In ancient times, wove wreaths made of branches, flowers and herbs (later they became known wreaths). These crowns can be seen in the image of gods and priests (from wild grapes and hops - at Bacchus, cypress - Pluto).
Crowns since ancient times were symbols of power and wins (crowns awarded the victors), the attributes of marriage ceremonies. In the Christian nations-crown decoration was considered a sign of chastity. This elegant crown was the favorite headgear Russian duchesses, princesses and girls. The crown was worn with or without additional decorations, or supplement thread of pearls on both sides of the gear, mesh with beads, pearls on her forehead. Options modern rims - tiaras brides and winners of beauty contests.