The year is quickly coming to an end, which means that preparations for the New Year are well under way. Whether people prefer to celebrate with large parties or just small gatherings with their closest loved ones, everyone tends to have their favorite traditions for welcoming the New Year. One of the best ways to prepare the house for the upcoming festivities is to decorate with fresh flowers. Fresh flowers help add a smile to everyone’s face and incorporate some light and cheery colors that get everyone in the festive spirit and ready for a new beginning. Here are some fantastic ideas for welcoming the upcoming year with beautiful flower arrangements.
Have some fun with the flowers
Many of those preparing to celebrate with friends and family appreciate dressing up their house or apartments with some fun and lighthearted flowers. For example, a fun arrangement might creatively organize flowers to look like a small dog, surrounded by plenty of color and maybe come New Year balloons. People will appreciate the creativity while the bright colors of the surrounding flowers will make everyone ready to welcome midnight.
Have a more formal dinner centerpiece
If the New Years party will include some kind of meal, it might be a good idea to have a stunning centerpiece in the middle of the table. These centerpieces can look nice even if the table will be laced only with buffet style foods for everyone to serve themselves. A centerpiece helps to tie the table together and make even the meal feel more festive. Since white, greys, and pale blues are so commonly associated with New Year, these are fantastic colors to add to the arrangement. Lilies in particular make great centerpiece flowers. Have a couple of candles in the middle of the centerpiece to make everything look even more beautiful.
Flower arrangements around the residence
Make the home look gorgeous no matter where people might congregate to speak and enjoy themselves during the party. Use the popular New Years theme colors of whites, blues, and other light colors to tie the flowers in with the rest of the decorations. Lilies again make excellent choices, as do white roses, which are often used to symbolize new beginnings. These arrangements can go on end tables, fireplace mantels, and even countertops.
New Years is a time to celebrate the year that is past and welcome the New Year and the fresh start. No matter what a person’s traditions might be, adding some fresh flowers can be a great way to dress up the space and add a bit of life indoors. Use the above arrangement ideas to get started and ask Central Square Florist for help if any questions arise!