A wedding is a special occasion on a number of different levels. It is the most special day in the lives of the bride and groom as they are committing to spend the rest of their lives together. It is also an extremely important day for all of the involved friends and family as two people they care about are taking a major step in their lives. In short, the importance of a wedding can not be understated by anyone.

When it comes to wedding gifts, it is always important to show the bride and groom that you care enough to being a gift. However, oftentimes people will give standard wedding gifts that are neither meaningful nor practical. While you may think that the bride and groom will appreciate these gifts, they are often discarded or simply lie unused. This is because the energy at a wedding is so much, that after the event is over the bride and groom are exhausted and have little energy to sort through gifts. Also, oftentimes newlyweds will want to rush off for their honeymoon and will simply forget about their weddings gifts. Lastly, there is a perception that exists about wedding gifts and a subsequent assumption about their lack of value. This is to day, that for better or for worse, people oftentimes assume that wedding gifts will be cheap or tacky and will not even be worth the trouble of unwrapping.

All of the aforementioned reasons are exactly why flowers make the perfect wedding gift. You can present flowers to the bride and groom and they will immediately appreciate the effort that you have made to pick them out. Flowers never go to waste as are simply added to the general decor of the wedding venue. In bringing flowers to a wedding you not only make the bride and groom happy, but also contribute towards making the event more fun and colorful.

Source by George Mathew