18 Creative Ways to Use Lavender
It’s gorgeous, it’s delicious and it’s insanely soothing. It’s lavender, and we can’t get enough of it! We’re so obsessed with the powerful flower that we think it might just be the perfect theme for your next party. A lovely lavender brunch, perhaps? Or a lavender-laced girls’ night? Check out these 18 ideas for a lavender party, and you’ll see that the possibilities are seriously endless with this perfect, purple plant.
A platter of this savory, sweet appetizer will get any party off to a great start. (via Design Love Fest)
Wear it on your head, hang it on the wall or drape it over the back of your chair. The opportunities are limitless with this versatile DIY wreath. (via Hello Home Shoppe)
7. Dried French Lavender in Vintage French Book Cone ($19): Book-wrapped bouquets are vintage, whimsical and full of character. We think they’re basically the trifecta of chic.
This gorgeous garland idea isn’t just for weddings. Dangling bunches of dried lavender carries out a party’s theme in a lovely way, while offering a bonus, soothing scent. (via A Thousand Threads)
Pastel purple cakes, honey-laced buttercream frosting and beautiful dried lavender buds make for some tasty magic in these sweet cupcakes. (via The Cupcake Suite)
We knew honey and lavender mixed well to create some delicious edibles, but a cocktail, too? Yum! (via Honestly Yum)
Dreamy tulle, meet dried lavender. When these two superstars come together, they create a seriously ethereal dining area. (via A Floral)
There are few things more beautiful than a perfect fruit salad. This mixture, topped with lavender, is a party essential on a toasty summer day. (via Katie at the Kitchen Door)
We can’t get enough of this vibrant, jewel-toned lemonade. And those paper straws add just the right amount of fun flair to your party. (via Free People)
Give your soda some lavender love. Fresh lavender gives bubbles a new look and a unique, soothing flavor. Adding a few lavender stems to the outside of your water pitcher or decanter is a great way to give it a little pizzazz as well. (via Henry Happened)
Sweet and buttery bliss. A little lavender makes this luscious loaf even more party-friendly. (via Broma Bakery)
Send your guests home with a classic parting gift that they can use in drawers, closets or other storage areas to keep things smelling fresh and floral. (via 100 Layer Cake)