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when it comes to floral arrangements.

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Bookmark this page for all the how-tos, tips and tricks 
when it comes to floral arrangements.

How to Make Christmas Unforgettably Beautiful with Flowers

How to Make Christmas Unforgettably Beautiful with Flowers

Are you getting ready to decorate your home for the festive season of Christmas? You can elevate your experience and have happier holidays with heartwarming moments when you use fresh or faux greenery to brighten everything up.

Adding some natural elements and choosing the best color scheme will give your home a personal touch this holiday season. Whether you enjoy white lilies in a tall glass vase or a stunning arrangement as the perfect gift for a family member, everyone knows that flowers are the perfect choice. Let’s dive into some of the top options to beautify your home!

Decorate with Some Beautiful Flowers

Being full of the holiday spirit is what most people love about Christmas. One way to do that is through festive decor. Here are a few ideas to get you started:

  • Hang holiday wreaths on the front door. Make sure they come with pine cones and appropriate flowers, such as poinsettias.
  • Beautify your Christmas tree with some foliage and dried flowers. Even fresh flowers can bring the scent you love and create glam and excitement!
  • Make sure your dining and living spaces are as beautiful as possible by displaying gorgeous floral arrangements. You can find many high-quality flowers in bloom that will wow the crowd. Go with a classic flower pattern or something more colorful to liven things up.
  • Light some scented holiday candles in your favorite smells. Focus on pine trees, peppermint, sugar cookies, cinnamon, and vanilla. All of these things will remind you of the holidays, which will make the holiday season unforgettable!

Upgrade Your Christmas Dining with Beautiful Flowers

Whether you have two guests or a dozen, you want the dining table to be as beautiful as the rest of the house. Consider fresh greenery or a full floral arrangement as the stunning centerpiece.

Here are a few tips to get the picture-perfect Christmas feast you crave:

  • Bring out your best silverware and dinner plates.
  • Use the elegant wine glasses you never seem to find a reason to enjoy.
  • Write handwritten name cards for your guests. Include a colorful flower to make it really pop.
  • Pick out one theme and use appropriate details. For example, you might choose classic holiday decor, so you’ll have tons of reds and greens and may not want to use delicate flowers.
  • Choose unscented candles if you want the ambiance from the light. They won’t overpower the aroma of the food and will ensure that everyone enjoys the holiday table.
  • Whether you choose a playful centerpiece or one with your family’s beloved flowers, make sure it sits below eye level. That way, people can engage in conversation without having to crane their necks to see each other.

Here are a few centerpiece ideas to get you in the mood:

  • Dress up your holiday table with an artistic centerpiece. It can include fresh greenery, white roses, lilies, and tapered candles. Likewise, you might put in a small winter scene to showcase your skills.
  • Many people prefer a playful centerpiece. Go crazy and choose balloons, small trinkets, and a few fresh flowers. Another creative centerpiece idea is to use the basic wreath pattern and turn it into a floral arrangement to make the centerpiece memorable.
  • If you’re focused more on a traditional centerpiece vision, red and green are the top colors to choose. Use an evergreen garland as the base, and intertwine twinkling lights and bows. You can then add sprigs of holly, red berry clusters, and so much more.
  • A stunning centerpiece can also be modernized. The minimalist design focuses on understated elegance, simplicity, and clean lines. Therefore, you’ll want silver or gold candle holders and plenty of neutral colors, including black, gray, and white. Usually, the shapes and textures will take center stage here.

Just remember that you don’t have to create your own centerpiece for the holiday table. Most floral shops will do it for you. However, if you want to take a stab at it yourself, here are some tips:

  1. Think about the shape and size of your table when you design a centerpiece. Narrow and long tables might require an elongated centerpiece, but a round table will need something symmetrical and compact.
  2. Start with one color scheme or theme to guide your process. Whether it’s minimalist, rustic, modern, or traditional, a clear direction makes everything easier.
  3. Mix and match various elements to add more texture and visual interest to the centerpiece. You might use faux snow, candles, ornaments, Christmas lights, or fresh greenery. Experiment with the many combinations to see what sparks your interest.
  4. Pay close attention to the scale and height of the centerpiece. Make sure it won’t hinder the flow of conversation or the view between guests. If it’s too large or tall, it might overwhelm everyone and the holiday table!
  5. Think about the lighting and ambiance in your dining space, and use candles and other lights within to create an ethereal centerpiece. Soft candlelight will create an intimate and cozy atmosphere, but bright LEDs will add glamour and modernity!
  6. Don’t be afraid to think boldly and shift outside the box. You can incorporate unconventional objects and materials, such as antique clocks, seashells, and vintage books. These will add a unique touch and help you create a dreamy centerpiece.
  7. Above all else, have fun! Let your creativity shine. A centerpiece is your expression of style, and you can enjoy making it and bringing joy to others.

Consider Gorgeous Floral Gifts to Put Others in the Festive Spirit

When you’re in the holiday spirit, gift-giving is something you always consider. However, you want thoughtful and unique presents that will wow the crowd. Here are a few ideas:

  • Send a seasonal floral arrangement to your clients, friends, and family members.
  • Create a gift box full of fresh greenery and nice items. Wine, chocolate, and refreshing creams are some of the top choices.
  • Buy organic beauty or bath products for your friends.
  • Give your loved ones a floral subscription full of fresh greenery. Some will be large enough to be a contemporary centerpiece they can use throughout the month!

Where to Find Fresh Flowers for the Holiday Season

When your approach to holiday decor uses fresh flowers, you will be impressed by how relaxed and happy you feel. Whether you celebrate the Christian holiday with presents, Santa, or church services, you want to make the holiday season unforgettable. This means having a beautiful holiday table.

Getting a custom flower arrangement from The Flower Shop at Thiessen’s can be beneficial for many reasons. We offer custom designs with:

  • Seasonal flowers
  • Christmas centerpiece ideas for the holiday table
  • Christmas flowers
  • Our Special Christmas Flower Collection

You’ll be surprised at the decorations we offer for the holiday table and other areas of your home. Plus, you can get unique gifts others will love to receive!