You already know that leis are beautiful garlands that conjure up images of the warm, sunny islands they come from. However, there is much more to the lei than just the lovely look of the materials and the fragrant smells of flowers. To find out more about the history of leis, what they meant to ancient Hawaiians, what leis are made from and more, see the sections below. You’ll find out how to take care of your lei, how they should be presented and worn and everything else you’ve ever wanted to know about these sought-after garlands.