Ornement en forme de guirlande.
ETYM French feston (cf. Spanish feston, Italian festone), prob. from Latin festum festival. Related to Feast.
1. A decorative representation of a string of flowers suspended between two points; used on pottery or in architectural work.
2. A string of flowers suspended in a chain between two points.
3. Fabric draped and bound at intervals to form graceful loops.