Your guide to simple, homemade floral arrangements – perfect for mom this Mother’s Day!


Mother’s Day is right around the corner and if you’ve been looking for something unique to show mom how much she’s loved, you’ve come to the right place.

This week on California Life, our very own Audra Stafford meets with entertaining expert Lesley Stowe to get the inside scoop on how to create your own floral arrangements in less than five minutes.

The sentimental value of a homemade gift meets the beauty of fresh flowers – and the best part? Anyone can do it. “People get very intimidated about making their own arrangements, and I’m always about doing something a little bit different, but keeping it simple,” said Stowe.

Click on the video below for step-by-step instructions from Lesley on how to create a cute chrysanthemum arrangement, a luscious rose martini and a very modern take on a bouquet, using twigs, tulips and tiny round vases.