Fresh flowers, whether from the garden or from the local florist or market, are like a bundle of sunshine. You can plunk them in any old vase, but if you know just a few tricks, it's easy to create original displays.
Welcome guests to a spring meal with little pots of moss. Covered with a glass, each looks like a mini terrarium. Fill a 1 1/2-inch terra-cotta pot with moss, insert twig in center, and glue a name tag to twig. Cover with a glass, which can be used for drinks.