Flowers are special presents that are appreciated by men and women. Big flower arrangements can not only make the recipient happy but also make a room appealing. What is more, flowers make rooms to smell fresh thanks to their refreshing scents. However, some people think that flowers are outdated due to the variety of gifts that you can buy in the market. Flowers can never lose their value even in generations to come. People will always celebrate their loved ones and use flowers to send different messages during birthdays, anniversaries and special days like Valentines day. You can present the flowers in different forms to the recipient. You should book the flowers in advance as flowers run out of stock quickly.
With flowers, placing them in modern baskets is better than putting them in vases. The flowers are put in spectacular baskets that you can spot from afar. The baskets are fitted with a sponge and the stalks are secured there preventing damage. Additionally, the sponge soaks in water keeping the stems succulent for long. Therefore, you do not have to water your blossoms after a few minutes. Floral baskets are ideal gifts for patients in hospitals, elders and new mothers who do not have the time to find good vases or cutting the stems.
Also, you can choose to give dried flowers to dear ones. They are attractive and long lasting as long as you take care when handling them. Drying flowers in your home is straightforward. All you need to do is hang the flowers upside down in a cupboard to air. The activity is helpful when it comes to preserving the shade and shape of your blossoms. The minute the blossoms become dry, put them in decorative pots or bind them with ribbons. If you want the flowers to be prettier, paint the leaves and petals with water-based paste and dust them with glitter. Do this with lavender and roses as they dry well.
You can also use flower pots. If you love plants, try planting spring bulbs in a decorative pot. Then, ask your kids to paint cute designs on the pot or beautify it with sticky paper, sequins, ribbons and glitter. That is a perfect present for grandparents.
Handmade flowers are great as well. You and your kids can make flowers at home with tissue paper or green paper. Such activities develop the crafting skills of kids and they can proudly present the flowers to their grandparents. Besides, such gifts are cherished for a lifetime.