Mother’s Day Basket with Gift

Mother’s Day Basket with Gift (Past Archive)

Time: 35 mins and 35 secs

Past Archive Video (live demonstration): Learn how to construct a basket arrangement using monochromatic purple and lilac colour tones for Mothering Sunday.

This lesson covers how to construct a seasonal Mother’s Day Gift basket. In this lesson, you will learn how to construct the design from start to finish. The tutor, Debbie will demonstrate how to make the design, along with top tips on construction and fixings.

Find the materials required for this style of arrangement below:

1Rattan Basket
10 stems of Campanula Lilac (alternatives such as stocks / delphinium)
20 stems of Carnation Moonlite (alternatives available)
10 stems ofDendrobium Orchids (optional)
5 stems of Rose Lilac (of choice)
1 bunch of Eucalyptus cinerea
1 brick Floral Foam
1 Square Round Dish
1 roll of Anchor Tape 12mm
1 pair of Sharp Scissors and/or secateurs


  1. Julia McCarthy on 07/05/2022 at 7:49 am

    hi Debbie and Laura

    what a beautiful arrangement and I love how you kept the foliage longer Debbie as it makes to balance out with the gift as it makes it look more luxurious :-)))) this is one of my favourites! how much would it cost to make this arrangement ? thank you

  2. Julia McCarthy on 12/05/2022 at 5:18 am

    hi ladies, where is it you were speaking about going on an adventure as didnt quite catch that :))

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