Mother’s Day in the United States in 2014 is May 11th which is coming soon. According to Wikipedia, Mother’s Day is defined as follows: Mother's Day in the United States is an annual holiday celebrated on the second Sunday in May. Mother's Day recognize mothers, motherhood and maternal bonds in general, as well the positive contributions that they make to society.
Not only in the United States but also in many of other countries, lots of people celebrate Mother’s Day. They express deep love and sincere appreciation to their mother by way of giving a gift. Are you are planning to give a gift to your mother ? What kind of gift are you going to offer to your mother this year ?
It must be more impressive to give a hand-made gift rather than a ready made one that can be bought at a shop. Your mother must be impressed with a hand-made valuable gift presented by you. If you have a skill of floral arranging, it is a very good idea to make hand-made floral gift for your mother.
There are several kinds of flower gifts you can think about. Followings are some of examples that are recommended for you to make as a Mother’s Day gift:
*Hand-held Bouquet: Although it is time consuming, it is really good to make a hand held bouquet for your mother. Generally speaking it takes about two hours to complete one bouquet although it takes about an hour to make most other floral designs. It is quite easy to carry a bouquet which is quite ideal as a Mother’s Day floral gift.
*Basket Flower Arrangement: This is a gift basket decorated with flowers. Basket flower arrangement can be used at various occasions such as a birthday gift or wedding decoration. You can put additional gift in the basket well considering what your mother likes. If she loves chocolate, it MAY be a good idea to put it in the basket. If she likes a pendant, you can place it in it. Don’t forget to place a simple letter to your mother expressing how much you love her.
*Regular table arrangement: If you are not familiar with how to make bouquets and basket arrangements, why not make just regular kind of table arrangement for your mother ? The simplest one uses a tiny and transparent cube glass container that sells for $2 to $4 in the market. Pick up whatever flowers you like and put them in a container to make arrangement. It is not always necessary to use floral foam. You can minimize the size and cost of making this kind of simple and tiny floral decoration.
There are lots of ideas for Mother Day’s floral arrangements. If you would like to get more information, how about visiting YouTube that introduces various kinds of ideas and suggestions for Mother’s Day floral decoration.
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The most popular use of bouquet is for a wedding. It is hand-held by a bride to enhance her beauty. If you would like to make a floral gift for your mother as a Mother's Day gift, why not make a bouquet to express your love. Your mother must be impressed with your hand made floral gift.
This is one of examples of hand-held bouquets. The photo shows the bouquet that was actually made during a lesson at California Flower Art Academy. It takes longer time to make a bouquet (most probably about 2 hours although regular floral arrangement takes only an hour). Although it is time consuming, the recipient of bouquet must be pretty happy with your thoughtful gift.
basket flower arrangement
Basket flower arrangement is quite ideal as a gift for you to give to your mother on Mother's Day. You can put additional gift your mother likes in the basket. If she likes chocolate, you can put it in the basket. Or if she loves a bracelet or pendant, why not give such additional gift by placing it in the basket ?
Flower basket is used not only for wedding but also at various occasions such as a birthday present or Mother's Day gift. You can buy the base materials of basket at a craft shop. You may decorate such plain basket with a ribbon. Pick up whatever flowers your mother likes and place them in the decorated basket.
Tiny glass container arrangement
This is one of examples of very simple and tiny floral designs. You can make it for Mother's Day gift this year. The cost for making this kind of flower arrangement is quite affordable. The glass container can be bought at $2 to $4 per piece. Although it is very cost effective, your mother must be impressed with your thoughtful gift.
Glass container arrangement
Another simple way of floral arrangement that can be recommended for you to make for Mother's Day gift. Pick up whatever flowers you and your mother like and put them in the transparent tiny glass container. It is not always necessary to use floral foam. Simple, tiny and affordable gift.