Treating Your Mom to Brunch? Suprise Her With a Centerpiece She Can Keep

Show your mom how much you care with a centerpiece that doubles as a thoughtful present.

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The only thing sweeter than a Sunday brunch is sharing the meal with your mom, of course. If you're planning to celebrate Mother's Day with a beautiful spread, you'll definitely want to take your table to the next level with the right centerpiece. We recommend one that your mom can keep as a gift!

Personalized Vases

DIY Mother's Day Lunch

DIY Mother's Day Lunch

©Cheyenne Mojica Photography

Cheyenne Mojica Photography

If your mom keeps fresh flowers around the house, chances are that she’d enjoy a personalized vase. Use a stencil to create a custom design, or try your hand at making a beautiful gold-leaf vase via this easy DIY project

DIY Candle Holders

Decorated Candles Centerpiece

Decorated Candles Centerpiece

Simple but sweet, candles make great centerpieces. Select some of your mom’s favorite scents and use a hot glue gun to decorate the candle holders' edges. Branches, moss and cinnamon sticks are just a few ways to get creative.

Ceramic Tile

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Make this custom tile centerpiece that doubles as a party favor.

After watching this quick video, we're hooked on the idea of gifting ceramic tile centerpieces. Who knew something so stylish and thoughtful could be so easy to replicate? 

Vintage Teapots

Flowers in Teapot Centerpiece

Flowers in Teapot Centerpiece

If your mom has her eye on a porcelain tea set, now's the time to treat her to it! She'll love your sweet display and enjoy using the cups and plates long after Mother's Day. An extra tip? Pair an antique teapot with a new package of her favorite refreshment. 

Host a Mother's Day Tea Party

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Gather the Girls

Entertain Alfresco

Let Them Eat ... Butterflies

Feather the Nest

Butterfly Tea Sandwiches

Baby Cakes

Flights of Fancy

Sweets for the Sweet

A Proper Spot of Tea

Take Your Seat

Picture Frames

Danny Seo Picture Frames

Danny Seo Picture Frames

Photo by: Courtesty of Danny Seo

Courtesty of Danny Seo

Your mom will grin ear to ear when she sees cherished family photos decorating the table. For a more personal touch, choose a frame with special significance. I can think of a teacher or two who would love this ruler-edged look.

Books + Magazines

Decorating With Books: Small Groupings

Decorating With Books: Small Groupings

Photo by: Photo By: Flynnside Out Productions

Photo By: Flynnside Out Productions

Does your mom like to keep up with the latest styles and trends? Surprise her with a colorful arrangement of her favorite magazines. Better yet, visit your local bookstore and hunt down a vintage copy or two of her favorite book; she'll get a kick out of your creativity and enjoy the centerpiece more than once. 

Coffee in a Jar

Coffee Bean Candle Centerpiece

Coffee Bean Candle Centerpiece

Mason jars filled with your mom’s preferred roast are perfect for adding a rustic touch (and pleasant aroma) to your table. 

An Origami Display



If you're feeling bold, try learning a new skill like paper folding. A unique centerpiece comprised of delicate paper cranes will both brighten your table and remind your mom of handmade gifts from your childhood. 

Make Origami Flowers for Your Table

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Gather Your Supplies to Make Origami Flowers

Let's Begin

Make a Diamond

Fold Up

Corners Up

Repeat Again

Fold Down

Mirror Image

Squash Fold

Flat Cone

Tips Down

Fold In

Edges Together

Add Stems

See More Table Settings That Mom Will Love

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Tea and Girl Talk

Tea and Cookies

Pretty in Pink

Al Fresco Brunch

Charming Setting

Make It Special

Charming Cottage-Style Brunch

Simple, Chic, Chocolate

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