Category Archives: Floral Occasions & Holidays

Petal Talk provides helpful information, ideas and tips on everyday floral occasions like anniversaries and birthdays and annual flowers holidays like Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Christmas and more!

How to Make Fresh Flower Ornaments for Your Christmas Tree

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, how lovely are thy flowers! Bring your tree to life this season and decorate it with some beautiful fresh blooms. All you need is some festive Christmas flowers and a few clear glass ornaments … Continue reading

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Floral Inspiration For Your Holiday Party

Flowers may usually be associated with spring, you’ll find that they are just as – maybe even more so – stunning alongside a backdrop of freshly fallen snow. Take inspiration from your favorite flowers for your next holiday party with these … Continue reading

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DIY Hanukkah Decorations: How to Make a Floral Hanukkah Centerpiece with Dreidels

The menorah may be the star of the show, but it is only one of many Hanukkah decorations!  Add a simple festive touch to your décor with a DIY Hanukkah centerpiece or accent for your tables with a DIY dreidel … Continue reading

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Glitzy New Years Decorations: DIY Glitter Vase

The perfect New Year’s Eve decoration is eye-catching, conversation-starting, stunning, and simple to make. Use empty bottles you may have leftover from your holiday parties and turn them into wow-worthy décor for your NYE soiree! Using champagne and wine bottles … Continue reading

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Secret Santa Ideas: 10 Ways to Make Secret Santa Gift Giving Exciting!

A Secret Santa gift exchange is all about the mystery and fun. So how can you make the experience even more exciting and rewarding? Here are 10 simple ideas to add an extra oomph to your Secret Santa celebration – … Continue reading

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Festive Hostess Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season

The 2014 holiday season is almost underway, and you know what that means: Your mailbox will soon be overflowing with dinner party invitations! With so many holiday get-togethers penned on your calendar, it’s important to get a head start on … Continue reading

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How to Make a Candy Cane Vase with Christmas Flowers

Use the quintessential holiday sweet – candy canes – to turn an ordinary vase into a festive statement piece with a few simple steps! Choose a vase or container close in height to the candy canes. When choosing the appropriate … Continue reading

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DIY Thanksgiving Craft Ideas the Entire Family Will Gobble Up

Thanksgiving is a time of food, fun, and of course – family! Get the whole gang excited for the season by spending time crafting some DIY Thanksgiving crafts together. The best part? Many of these can be used for your … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Craft for Kids: How to Make a Potted Plant Turkey

Thanksgiving is a time for family, reminiscing, and of course a feast featuring the star of the holiday: turkey. While the adults are busy making toasts and catching up, let the kids gobble up some fun with Thanksgiving crafts for … Continue reading

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Ideas for Honoring Veterans on Veterans Day to Show Your Appreciation & Support

Every year on November 11th, friends, neighbors, and family members gather to honor those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. From veteran parades to gatherings in remembrance, there are many different ways to join the Veterans Day festivities … Continue reading

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