Nothing dresses up a table more than fresh-cut flowers. Take advantage of all summer has to offer with a centerpiece to showcase some fresh buds. Baby’s Breath, Gardenia, Freesia, Carnation and Calla Lilly flowers are all in season and in style in these vases.
For a dramatic statement:
A single stem makes a statement when guests first enter your home. Place one near the front door and one in the bathroom next to the sink for a bit of unexpected flower power.
“Singular Sensation” Singular Flower Tube Vase, $9.98, FavorAffair.com
For a low-key display:
A bright bud in a single vase can make quite an impact when it’s a vibrant hue like red, purple, pink or orange. Scatter them throughout the areas you’re going to be entertaining in for pops of color.
“Pretty Petals” Porcelain Miniature Flower Vase (Set of 4), starting at $14.98, FavorAffair.com
For a friendly bunch:
Is there anything better than a get together with your besties? Show them how much you care by making your friendship front and center with a photograph vase. Place it on the kitchen countertop so they see it while you all catch up over coffee.
Personalized Glass Photo Vase, $35, FavorAffair.com
For a show-stopping centerpiece:
Show off long-stemmed blooms by placing six side-by-side in an interesting hinged vase. This would look great in the center of a long rectangular table at an outdoor dinner party.
Tall Six Tube Hinged Vase, $104.99, Target.com
For a tongue-in-cheek decoration:
Fill this fun vase with cake pops at your next gathering for a sweet treat your guests won’t soon forget. This would be cute in the entranceway to your house for people to grab to-go desserts on the way out the door.
“Eat Cake” Pragmatic Vase, $48, Anthropologie.com