Creative Twists on Flowers for Mother’s Day
(all from Etsy)
Near or far, flowers are a go-to gift for Mom on Mother’s Day. But maybe this year surprise her with some flowers of a more creative sort! As always, the makers at Etsy have so many interesting and amazing ideas to offer. Here are a few specially curated ideas for your consideration. Give Mom some flowers that will last beyond May 9th!
Thanks to all these amazing vendors for sharing with us! All images used with permission.
Your floral gift will never fade if you send Mom a gorgeous vintage inspired art print from Kitties Zone. The “Flower Alphabet” series uses the image of an old dictionary page as the background; the florals are lovely prints of the artist’s original watercolor and ink paintings. You can choose from Lilacs, Zinnias, Sunflowers, Tulips, Roses…a flower for every mom! The prints are avaliable in three sizes and ship unframed.
An envelope filled with cheer! This happy felt floral arrangement from The Backwoods Daisy is sure to brighten any Mom’s day. You have your pick of assorted envelope colors and patterns; Brittney will fill it up with gorgeous, handmade felt flowers for a final product that makes a sunny statement at 8″x11.5″. Shipping is free.
For a truly unique floral gift, consider these gorgeous pressed floral bangle bracelets from NThandmadeJewelry. These creative bracelets are handmade with jeweler’s grade resin and available in three sizes to fit any wrist. The flowers used are all real, pressed flowers: so each piece will be truly one-of-a-kind for your one-of-a-kind mom. Personalization is available via an add-on engraved plate. Shipping is free.
For the Mom who likes to see things grow, these plantable flowers from PaperSprouts are perfect. This unique eco-friendly gift contains 15 lovely flowers made from paper embedded with wildflower seeds. Once planted in soil, real flowers will grow! It is the gift that keeps on giving. This distinctive gift comes as a boxed set, a bouquet, or as confetti!!
I cannot get over these amazing live succulent bouquets from Succulent Artworks! This Sending Love Ceramic Envelope is overflowing with a lush green succulent assortment just for Mom. As a twist on the traditional bouquet, this is a standout. The shop offers a variety of arrangements and containers, including wreaths and tiny rosettes. Gift Cards are also available, if you’d like to let Mom choose for herself. Shipping is free.
Mom will be amazed at the exquisite detail of these Sunflower Stems from The Quillery. These handmade blooms come in a set of three on 12″ flexible wire stems with 5″ flowers. Able to brighten up even the darkest corner, these lovely paper flowers are sealed to prolong durability.
I’m also a big fan of this daisy and these adorable succulents!
For sunshine and blooms on even the cloudiest of days, give Mom this cheery Sending You Sunshine art print from Rizza Drawings. This 8×8 original artwork is sent unframed in protective packaging and is guaranteed to make Mom smile.
(The sunshine is also available as a sticker!)
For the creative Mom, this DIY Paper Flower Kit from Wish Upon A Flower Shop ticks all the boxes! The kit comes with everything Mom needs to create 14″ to 15″ paper flowers: as many as you want to order! The flowers come in over 20 colors to choose from and the centers have color options as well. A great project to share. Leaves/Vines available separately. Rush shipping is available.
Look closely…these beautiful roses are actually made of soap! These delicate handmade blooms from Soap Magic Co. are available in a variety of colors to suit every Mom. You also are able to choose from a variety of scents. The entire bouquet is displayed in a cute round box and is approximately 11″ high. Soap roses can also be purchased on their own in sets of two or four.
For a unique and lasting floral gift for Mom, this Poppy Metal Wall Art trio is a great choice to suit any decor! It is handmade with care by Artepera Wall Art Decor from steel and treated with an electrostatic powder coating in one of your choice of five colors. Each piece is 19″x19″ and comes ready to hang; a unique 3D shadow effect is created via elevation screws which keep the piece slightly apart from the wall. Shipping is free. (Cute dog not included.)
Last but certainly not least is this sweet Little Quilled Flower from Always the Bird. It stands at a diminutive 2 inches high. The paper flower is quilled by hand and available in three styles and a color of your choosing. A tiny reminder of your big love for Mom. Shipping is free.