Natural candles are a great way to bring the genuine scent of beautiful flowers into your home. There are many different ways to make beautiful, sweet-smelling candle gifts. However, did you know that you can preserve flowers in candles? Some stores and even online sellers press and retain flower petals in candle wax. They look gorgeous and smell wonderful.
4. Pot Pourri
Pot pourri is a sweet-scented mix of dried petals which can you can either make yourself or buy readymade from a variety of shops or online retailers. They can often be mixed with various herbs and other natural resources. This helps them to take on a uniquely sweet and intriguing scent, which will work wonders in entrance halls, bathrooms and bedroom suites. Pot pourri makes for a really lovely gift.
Dried flowers and petals can even be preserved, pressed and made into jewellery. It's true! You can preserve flowers in lacquer for that long-lasting look, and use them to create necklaces, brooches, earrings and more. This is something you can either learn to do yourself, or you can find reputable creators online to handle the making side of things for you. Handmade jewellery is a wonderful, thoughtful gift idea, and one which will appeal to any flower fan.
2. Personalised Cards
Why not make your own greetings cards with flowers? If you already enjoy pressing and preserving flowers, you could create a stunning note to your partner or loved one. Simply to show them how much they mean to you – choose their favourite flowers and scents, and put together a beautiful collage which they can open and enjoy again and again. Once again, you will be able to find readymade cards online, too.