When we were first creating The Body Bartender, we thought it would be cute to add a cherry to the logo, reminiscent of those maraschino cherries added to all of our favorite drinks. But the cherry is a popular icon in the Rockabilly community.
Cherries are feminine, bright and cute! It is impossible to find a chic, retro accessory without some sort of cherry emblem.
Cherries are said to be a universal symbol of beauty and love.
They always remind me of my Grandma Betty, my personal Pin Up Queen – she was a military wife and most certainly dressed the part with her beautiful dresses and retro hairstyles. Her kitchen was decorated with all sorts of cherry décor.
To this day, cherries are still used to adorn fabrics, accessories, shoes, rooms and even the body: