Mother’s Day Inspiration

Cherry blossoms at Miyagawa-Tsutsumi

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8th, and I think these cherry blossoms provide some great inspiration.  So beautiful, and I wish I was driving down that lane right now.  Luckily, with these free Mother’s Day printables from Love Party Printables, that I found over on Catch My Party, you can bring the cherry blossoms to your mom.

Mother's Day Printables

The printables would look fabulous on a dessert table with any of these fabulous goodies (picture sources listed below).

Cherry Blossom Desserts

Isn’t that stacked cake absolutely stunning!?  I would be a happy mom if I found that on my table on Sunday.  For those of us wanting something a little easier to make, these cookies from The Decorated Cookie look a little simpler, and she even provides a step by step tutorial for making them.

Cherry Blossom Cookies by The Decorated Cookie

These inspiration boards from the The Finer Things  and Bridal Bubbly offer some great decorating ideas with beautiful color schemes.

The Finer Things Inspiration Board

Bridal Bubbly Inspiration Board

This DIY cherry blossom garland from Creative Jewish Mom doesn’t look too difficult to make, and it would be a perfect addition to a cherry blossom party. Be sure to visit her blog for the full tutorial.

Cherry Blossom DIY Garland by Creative Jewish Mom

Check out these awesome cherry blossom Vans from VeryBadThing at Deviantart.  I wouldn’t mind receiving these as a gift.

Cherry Blossom Vans

And this cherry blossom bookmark from joyoustreasures on Etsy would be a great gift for the mom that likes to read.

Cherry Blossom Bookmark

These little candy jars would be a cute and simple party favor, and a nice way to thank everyone who came to celebrate on Mother’s Day.

Cherry Blossom Party Favor

Hopefully, I’ve inspired you to create something special for your own mom this Mother’s Day. I know I’m for sure feeling inspired.


**Dessert Photo Credits**

-Stacked Cake – by Carrie Sellman

-Pink Cherry Blossom Cookies by Diane’s Cakes and More

-Blue Cherry Blossom Cake by Crazy4cupcakes on Cake Central

-Red Cherry Blossom Cupcakes by di-licious cupcakes

-Chocolate Cherry Blossom Cupcakes by

-Square Cherry Blossom Cookies by Kim Dever Thibodeaux on Flickr

-Pink Cherry Blossom Cupcakes by Icing Designs


About Shea

My name is Shea. I'm new to the blogging world, but I'm having fun figuring out the whole process. I’ve been married for the last 15 years, and I’m the lucky mother to three wonderful boys. I enjoy being creative, and like to dabble in a little bit of everything. Whether it's planning a party, creating yummy, beautiful cakes and desserts, or just being crafty, I like to try it all.

Posted on May 3, 2011, in Holiday, Ideas, Mother's Day, Party, Printables and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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