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luxury flower arrangements best to gift for a long lasting impact, including paper, porcelain, metal, dried and preserved

5 Luxury Flower Arrangements Best to Gift for a Lasting Impact

Paper, metal, dried, porcelain and preserved – there are gorgeous luxury flowers that are not straight from the florist shop that still make a wonderful gift for Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, birthdays or just because. And they’ll last long after the big day is over. Which is a luxury in and of itself, no? Here are the 5 best luxury flower arrangements to gift for long lasting impact, including paper, porcelain, metal, dried and preserved floral bouquets.

Thoughts on the best sympathy condolence gift for a loved one other than food or flowers

What Sympathy Gift is Best for a Loved One in Grief and Mourning?

The coronavirus pandemic has ravaged the world for over a year, leaving millions grieving and in states of shock, mourning and loss. When a loved one is in pain due to a deep personal loss, our immediate impulse is often to send the traditional condolence gifts: flowers and food. Also sympathy greeting cards and sympathetic emails. And there’s nothing wrong with any of those. But in the hard days, weeks and months after the burial, how can you offer comfort and support in a thoughtful, gracious and sensitive manner to your friend, co-worker or family member? What condolence gift is best – as an alternative to food, flowers and sympathy cards – for a loved one in grief and mourning?