Football Rose Arrangement Ideas: Turn Snack Helmet into a Vase or Planter

November 20, 2014 Leave a reply

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Throughout the year, I’m constantly searching for products that complement our Sports Roses arrangements.

Recently Wincraft introduced the Snack Helmet. The Snack Helmet is licensed for all NFL teams and over 50 NCAA teams. I ordered a few samples to get a closer look at the quality and size of the snack helmet.

I was really impressed with detail of each snack helmet. They are close to the size of a real helmet and feature high-quality team logo graphics and colors to replicate the helmets worn by players. Included with the helmet are 2 plastic bowls to hold snacks. One large bowl placed in the center and a smaller tray with 2 compartments that fits into the face mask.

Although the snack helmet is marketed as a snack & dip holder, I thought it would make a unique vase/planter to display Football Roses. I ordered some samples and put together a couple arrangements as a birthday and wedding gift for a few special friends. They LOVED it!

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The snack helmets are available to order right now in our online store. All 32 NFL teams are available along with many popular college teams.

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Don’t see a college team you want on our website? Contact us to request availability of your desired team.

If you would like us to create a custom Football Rose arrangement themed with your team colors, contact us for a custom arrangement quote.

Understanding the New NFL Stadium Bag Policy

August 6, 2013 Leave a reply

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Getting ready to watch your favorite NFL team this season?

Did you know that you can no longer bring purses, backpacks, seat cushions, fanny packs, camera and binocular cases into any NFL stadium during the 2013 season?

The NFL created a new universal bag policy that will be enforced at all NFL stadiums starting with the 2013 NFL season.

As the 2013 season approaches, NFL teams are sending out notifications by email to ticket purchasers to let fans know about what is and is not allowed with the new bag policy.

What Is Not Allowed?

  • Backpacks (including clear backbacks)
  • Binocular and Camera Cases
  • Tinted or Printed Pattern Plastic Bags
  • Fanny Packs
  • Purses
  • Seat Cushions with Pocket
  • Oversided Tote Bags
  • Mesh Bags

The new NFL bag policy is one of the strictest bag policies in all of professional sports. It will take some time for fans to get used to these new restrictions. So what will the NFL allow into its stadiums this year?

What Is Allowed?

  • One bag that is clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12″ by 6″ and 12″ or
  • A one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar)
  • In addition to one of the clear bags noted above, fans may also carry in a small clutch bag or purse approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap.
  • An exception will be made for medically necessary items, including diaper bags, after proper inspection designated for this purpose.
  • Each member of a family, including children, will be able to carry an approved clear bag and a clutch purse, providing ample storage capacity.

I spoke with a representative with the San Diego Chargers and they also added that you can still bring in a camera or binoculars as long as they are carried around your neck without a case or in an acceptable clear bag (as listed above).

Fans attending an NFL games may also carry in items in their pockets such as keys, makeup, combs, phones, wallets, and credit cards. Fans can also continue to carry a blanket or jacket into the stadium.

Some NFL teams are helping their fans make the transition by providing complimentary clear bags to their season ticket-holders (see the Chargers bag pictured at the top of this article).

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NFL announced a new bag policy for fans attending games in 2013

Top 7 Motivational Summer Training Tips

July 27, 2013 Leave a reply

It doesn’t seem to matter how much your athletes love their sport, training over the summer still feels like a hassle to them. Trying to motivate athletes to train over the summer often feels like trying to make a toddler eat vegetables. You know it will be good for them, but it takes some work to convince them.

What you need are the right motivational tools. You have to be creative in developing motivational tricks to inspire athletes to give their best during the summer.

Here are our Top 7 Motivational Summer Training Tips to re-energize your lethargic training plan:

  1. Develop a training plan for your team and post it ahead of the training period, but don’t give out all the details. You want to give your athletes a taste of what’s to come but not too much so they’ll have something to look forward to. For example, you can indicate that Tuesdays is dedicated to “track work” but leave out the details so they’ll never know that you are planning wind sprints or hill sprints to develop speed. Remember to give hints in your training to any fun or different training exercises you’ll be throwing in!

  2. Organize mini competitions among your team and use end-of-day rewards. Mini competitions can get the competitive juices flowing and is a great motivator for athletes to give their best. You can develop end-of-day contests and then award gifts like Sports Roses to the best performers. Even a small award can be an effective motivator when bragging rights are at stake.

  3. Invite a professional athlete to provide inspiration. This is a proven way to motivate athletes to train. If you know athletes residing near your area or a famous Alma-Mater, invite them over for a quick talk and a short workout. You can also give a bouquet of Sports Roses to your visitor afterwards as a token of appreciation.

  4. Treat your team. All work and no play can lead to boredom in a hurry. Even dinner invitations or barbeques at a local hang-out can do wonders for your team’s morale. Summer training isn’t just about reps; it’s about building unity.

  5. Organize mini meets or friendlies with schools from across town. Once you’ve built-up a certain level of fitness and skill from the training, it is always nice to test out how far your team has progressed by scheduling meets or “friendlies” with other teams.

  6. Declare a BEST PERFORMER at the end of the training season. Always find time to honor the best performer in your team. Don’t let all that hardwork go to waste by not taking the time to recognize him or her first. Trophies and Sports Roses bouquets are inspiring rewards for athletes who gave 100% during the training period.

  7. Make sure you organize an award program that recognizes the best athletes, even if it is just a simple event. Put a little fanfare into your award program. Invite parents over or do it at a local venue where people can watch. Making it a bigger deal will give it some legitimacy and will inspire athletes to work harder.

Which of these tips will you implement first this summer training season?

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The 3 Most Memorable Father-Son Combinations in Sports

June 14, 2013 2 Comments

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This Father’s Day weekend we celebrate the man of the family that took us to ballgames, taught us to shave, and inspired us to work hard. Nothing is more rewarding in a child’s life than to feel their father’s pride.

In sports, most great athletes have an awesome dad who helped them grow and learn. In some cases, their father was also a great athlete. See who we think are the most memorable father-son combos in football, baseball and basketball.

1)    The Manning Family Quarterbacks: Father Archie Manning played quarterback for the New Orlean Saints during the 70’s, enduring some of Saint’s worst seasons despite being a 2-time Pro Bowler. His two most successful sons are Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. Both sons have out-performed their dad in their professional accomplishments. Eli, the youngest of the two, has won 2 Super Bowls (XLII & XLVI) with the Giants and has been a 3-time Pro Bowler. Eli’s older brother Peyton, had a stellar career playing with the Indianapolis Colts before becoming a Bronco. Although Peyton only has one Super Bowl ring (XLI), he is a 12-time Pro Bowler and a 4-time AP NFL MVP. Peyton’s personal NFL achievements outshine his younger brother Eli, but Eli still has many years left in his tank. Both Peyton and Eli are also fathers themselves. Peyton has twins (a boy and a girl) and maybe one day Marshall Manning will follow in the footsteps of his father and grandfather.

2)    Ken Griffey Jr and Ken Griffey Sr: Few baseball fans will forget the excitement around the Seattle Mariners’ #1 pick in the 1987 draft. Ken Griffey Jr would make his first appearance in the big leagues in 1989. His father Ken Griffey Sr had made a name for himself in the big leagues – a 3-time All-Star for the Cincinatti Reds during the “Big Red Machine” era winning two World Series Championships. The Griffey’s would get a chance to play together on the same team when Ken Griffey Sr was signed by the Mariners at the end of the 1990 season. Their first game played together was on August 31, 1990 against the Kansas City Royals where they hit back-to-back singles. Then on September 14, 1990 against the California Angels, they hit back-to-back homers – first by Griffey Sr followed by Griffey Jr. They are the only father-son duo to achieve this feat in the MLB. Ken Griffey Jr’s career would finish his marvelous career with 630 home runs (6th all-time) and countless other achievements, except he never was able to capture a World Series ring like his father did.

3)    Dell and Stephen Curry: After 4 seasons in the NBA, Golden State Warriors Steph Curry has become an impact player and leader on his team. Although injuries plagued him during his 3rd year in the NBA, he came back during the 2012-13 season stronger than ever. During a game against the Knicks on February 27,2013 he scored 54 points on a franchise-record 11 three-pointers. Steph Curry finished the 2012-13 season by breaking the all-time single-season NBA record for most three pointers. He made 272 three pointers, passing Ray Allen’s 269 record set in 2005-06 season. Steph’s dad, Dell Curry was also known for his long range shooting abilities when he played for the Charlotte Hornets during the 80’s and 90’s. During the 1998-99 season, Dell led the NBA with the highest three-point field goal percentage (47.59%) and was the NBA Sixth Man of the year in 1994. Dell’s son Seth looks to have a very promising career ahead of him that will likely outshine his father’s career. See other top father-son combos in the NBA

What other famous father-son combos in sports to you remember? Share them in the comments below.

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Super Bowl Party Ideas

January 10, 2013 Leave a reply
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On Sunday, February 3rd, the Super Bowl returns to the New Orleans Mercedes-Benz Superdome!  Coaches, players and party-givers are already in full-swing strategy sessions to make it a winning day.  The whole Super Bowl experience starts hours before the actual game.  Each player must be status-updated for health, fitness and season history; each team must be cussed and discussed; every broadcaster demands attention and attracts comments in their turn.  That takes a lot of food and beverage for the spectators on the couches at home!  And some passion-inspiring décor.

Many websites offer Super Bowl Party ideas and amazing recipes … so we’ll start out with something a little different.  Here are some ideas to help out with the basics of a successful party for less-experienced and first-time party-givers, and perhaps some thoughts for everyone contemplating a Super Bowl party.  With luck someone will be inspired to take the plunge with their first Super Bowl party, or to enlarge their planned festivities.

The first planning tip – order now!  Providers become notoriously busy closer to the game.  From Football Rose centerpieces to deli trays, make sure your first choices will be ready when you want them.

This Super Bowl is held in New Orleans during Mardi Gras, so have some fun liberally draping Mardi Gras beads around your décor.  Beads can be obtained at party stores, and will drape in unexpected places from mantelpieces to beer glasses, to add color and energy.  Of course you’ll want beads in your favorite team colors – perhaps both team colors for competing guests.  And some purple, green and gold beads for classic Mardi Gras colors.

Order Football Roses for your Super Bowl PartyOrder your Football Rose centerpiece now to have it in time with regular shipping.  As a conversation-starter it is priceless, welcoming your guests with a football passion!  The blooms, made of the leather of real football covers, will long outlast the party, and don’t need the care of real flowers.

Some first basics of a Super Bowl party are space and seating – it is surprising how these two fundamentals affect your choices of food and décor, as well as furniture arrangement! 

Eating is a big part of a Super Bowl party as the pre-game and game last for hours.  Will everyone have not only a place to sit, but a surface to set their plates and beverages?  Floor-sitting and lap-eating are perfectly acceptable for a younger, physically-flexible crowd – but not so much for creaky-kneed veteran fans.  But, if eating from laps and eating while standing is the plan, avoid food with loose ingredients, such as tacos and build-your-owns, because stray bits of veggies will end up sprinkled on your floor!

Chips and dip NOLA style.

You can add both seating and table surfaces by borrowing or buying some deck chairs and t.v. trays.  Even camp chairs can be comfortable, and they offer a spot to hold a beverage.  Foldable chairs are also handy because they can easily be moved as needed.

Extra tip – have your guests write their names on anything they lend you or bring, from deck chairs to serving dishes.  After the party it all becomes part of an indistinguishable pile of detritus, especially if they forget it when they leave!

A well-attended Super Bowl party attracts all food preferences, in addition to the usual burger-and-hot-dog lovers.  Everyone from vegetarians to all-protein diets can be expected, with both heavy and light eaters.  In addition to your main course, offering dishes that are filling and avoid both meat and cheese are a great help to a successful party.

Stuffed peppers or mushrooms with no cheese or meat, in addition to those that are fully loaded, come in handy.   Mixed-bean salads are popular, as are baked potatoes with an abundance of toppings.  A bowl of meat-less pasta, with sauces on the side, can be a good side dish, but isn’t usually sufficient on its own.  Plan ahead that everyone will want to enjoy these dishes, not just the vegetarians.

A note that bar-be-que can be problematic indoors, as many people consider it a finger food.  Their fingers will inevitable smear a tad of sauce on many other surfaces.  The same is true of fried chicken.  Save any hand-held greasy food for the 4th of July picnic outdoors.

On another subject … is there another subject on Super Bowl Sunday?  Well, actually … just a thought that now is the time to plan your Valentine’s Day fundraising campaign through  Early arrangements are essential, so check the site for “fundraising,” both through order referrals and through wholesale sales.  It does take time to hand-craft Sports Roses in bulk, so don’t delay!

Please let us know – What have you done for a Super Bowl party that made it special and fun?

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Fun Fall Decorating Ideas

November 15, 2012 Leave a reply

Are you looking for fun and tasteful fall decorating ideas? Rich autumn colors and sporty details are sure to make this season a success.

Here are some of our favorite fall decorating tips…

1. Create an inviting welcome. Welcome guests into your home with a gorgeously decorated entry table. Choose a cornucopia overflowing with fresh fruits and vegetables or an elegantly curved vase with golden gingko and organic accents. Potpourri is also a great addition because it greets guests with a fresh smell.

2. Use sunflowers and Sports Roses as centerpieces. With their golden yellows and rich browns, sunflowers are autumn’s most beautiful flowers.  Create a centerpiece from them, or for a sporty look, try a Sports Rose bouquet!  Sports Roses are handmade in the USA, so you can be assured of their top quality and long lasting craftsmanship. That means you can pull out your Football Roses year after year as a fun reminder for your love of the game that’s sure to get everyone talking.

3. Display artwork that boasts fall colors. Tasteful fall artwork can plunge you headlong into the season like nothing else can.  Choose nature scenes with deep oranges, reds, and yellows.  Or you can even choose more abstract art that hints at autumn with the right colors.

4. Use your fireplace as a true centerpiece to your room. As the weather cools, it’s time to take serious advantage of your fireplace, if you have one.  Rearrange furniture so that your fireplace creates a lovely seating area.  Place fall-themed decor on the mantle.  Relax and enjoy.

5. Create a fall wreath.  Wreaths just aren’t for Christmas.  Gorgeous, autumn-toned wreaths made from grapevines and adorned with pine cones, leaves, and corn husks create a beautiful outdoor piece that will make your neighbors jealous.

As you enjoy the changing of the seasons, tell us: what are your favorite fall decorating tips?

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Will the New Playoff Format Make College Football Better?

November 1, 2012 Leave a reply

In June 2012, 12 college presidents met and changed the college football system for the national championship. Now a committee will decide the top four teams in the country and put them in a playoff-style format.  In the past, end-of-year rankings, determined by a combination of votes and computer analysis, pitted the number 1 vs. the number 2 seed — picks which were almost always controversial.

The new playoff kicks off in 2014 and will continue through the 2025 season.  We think it’s a step in the right direction, but with some reservations.  Here’s our take…

1. Hooray for removing the AQ distinction!  In 2014, the Automatic Qualifier distinction will disappear.  Now all schools in all conferences will have a shot at the “big” bowls.  That’s a huge win for football fans around the country.

2.  Is a 4-team playoff enough?  While the new playoff format is certainly better than what we had before, it’s more a mini-playoff than a true playoff.  Selection by committee is never as powerful as proof on the field. No matter what happens, committee selection of just 4 teams will likely be rife with controversy as football fans argue about the committee members’ biases.  We’d prefer an 8-team playoff: there’s less room for argument and the winner gets it fair and square.

3. What will happen with the money? The board members haven’t concluded exactly what will happen financially, but they did decide that the system will follow the general principles of: “(1) reward conferences for success on the field, (2) accommodate teams’ expenses, (3) acknowledge marketplace factors, (4) reward academic performance of student athletes.” The support of scholarship is admirable and awarding winners is a common sense principle. Since the details are being worked out, it remains to be seen how well these intentions will be implemented.

Taken as a whole, the new college playoff format seems to be a more fair approach to the national championship title. What are your thoughts?

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Football Rose Homecoming Mum

October 12, 2012 Leave a reply

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5 Ways to Show School Spirit At Football Games

September 20, 2012 Leave a reply

Are you looking for ways to show school spirit at football games?
A quick look at most football games shows the majority of fans doing what the majority often do—nothing. Many people behind the first few rows wear regular clothes and only raise their hands in the air for an undeniably good play.

Your football game attitude, dress, and corresponding school spirit have an effect on how the football players and coaches perform. By going all out with school spirit, you’ll not only have more fun…but you’ll increase your team’s chances at winning.
Here are some fun tips for being the most spirited fan at the games this year…

1. Wear something bright and funky that matches your school colors. A stop at your local thrift store is in order. Grab anything that bedazzles or emanates cool. Retro is a funky fresh look that you might want to try out. Grab some shades, an oversized foam hand, suit jackets, and/or exotic ties. Be creative and have fun with your new look!

2. Bring out the body paint. Add some artistry to your colors! Paint yourself up with a group and add your school’s logo or lettering so you can get the crowd ready for some serious chanting. Working with a group creates a sense of solidarity that enriches and enlivens the crowd, the players, and your school.

3.Lead loud and cheery chants. Noise has always been an essential part of the football experience, so be loud and proud of what your school and players can do out there on the field. Start chants that are simple and repetitive but catchy. Have different chants for a touchdown or an interception. Have playful taunts for the other team at kickoffs, field goals, and after the snap. You don’t have to wait for the cheerleaders — take charge!

4. Move Your Body. Stand up! Clap your hands! Get everyone stomping in the bleachers. Do the wave. Get some spirit fingers going for the key plays. Dance to the music. Have fun and show it in the way you move.

5. Bring out the Sports RosesFootball Roses. Present parents or players with sports roses before important games like Homecoming or Senior Day. Sports rosesFootball Roses are made from actual football materials so your team will appreciate the thoughtful and unique gift. It’s a great way to be creative and show your school pride!

Whatever you do, get wild this football season and bring out the school spirit! What are your favorite ways to show school spirit?
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College Sports: 5 Zany Mascots

September 18, 2012 Leave a reply

Every college football game needs a sideline character to rally the crowd and team in tough moments. But some are a little bit crazier than others.

What are our top 5 zaniest college mascots?

1. Brutus Buckeye. This colorful character for Ohio State University is actually…a nut. No, as in a real nut. He’s a Buckeye but, which happens to be Ohio’s official state tree. Despite the oddity, it seems to work. Crowds go nuts when they see him. (We’re sorry, we couldn’t resist.)

2. The Billiken. St. Louis University’s mascot, “the Billiken,” is actually a made-up creature that has no known counterpart in the real world. It looks a little like Yoda dressed up as the Ghost of Christmas Past. Saint Louis University students and faculty seem to agree, though, that the Billiken is a good-luck figure. The force is definitely with this one.

3. The Tree. Stanford University has the Cardinal as its official mascot, but the Stanford tree, a big smiling tree with red lips has become the unofficial mascot. It is an inspiring and zany sight to behold.

4. Otto the Orange. Otto the Orange embraces the bright colors of Syracuse University with a big smile. This oversized citrus fruit confuses opponents and inspires players, faculty, and students to get plenty of Vitamin C.

5. Zippy the Kangaroo. This unique mascot hops into the hearts and minds of the students at the University of Akron. Zippy wears a cap, scarf, mittens and an embroidered vest. What do kangaroos have to do with Akron, Ohio? Nobody knows. But he’s cute anyway.

What other zany mascots did we miss? Tell us in the comments below

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Freddy Football’s 2012 NFL Season Predictions

September 7, 2012 Leave a reply

Freddy Football's 2012 Top NFL PicksIt’s the best time of year — football season is about to start!

That can only mean one thing: crisp air, cookouts, hard hits, and intense on-field action.  This year’s NFL season promises to be especially exciting.  Who’s going to wind up a serious contender for the Superbowl crown?

Here are Sports Roses’ 2012 NFL season predictions…

1) The Denver Broncos.  Yeah, yeah, last year was a fluke.  Although Tim Tebow seems like a nice enough guy, he’s not really a Superbowl-contending quarterback.  But you know who is?  Peyton Manning.  And now that he’s running the offense for the Denver Broncos, he just might make all the difference and lead them to a deep run in the playoffs.

2) The New York Giants.  Not many people have the Giants pegged for a repeat.  Then again, not many people had the Giants picked as Superbowl champions at the beginning of last season.  Still, as defending champs, you can’t count the Giants out.  They’re used to the underdog position and thrive on others underestimating them.  Don’t make the same mistake — expect them to make a run in 2012.

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3) The San Francisco 49ers.  Last year they were a formidable 13-3 thanks to a killer defense.  This year, they’ve improved their offense with savvy off-season pick-ups, including Pro Bowl wide receiver Randy Moss and crafty return specialist Perrish Cox.

4) New England Patriots.  Guided by one of the best coaches in the NFL, last year’s Super Bowl runners-up, the New England Patriots, are contenders again.  In the off-season, they plugged critical holes by signing star wide receiver Brandon Lloyd and several defensive players that should help them make another serious run for the title.

5) The Buffalo Bills.  The Bills are wild cards this year.  Coming off yet another disappointing season in 2011, the Bills made drastic changes in the off-season.  They signed defensive star Mario Williams to a $100 million contract and brought in DE Mark Anderson to create one of the most impressive defensive lines in the league.  On the offensive side, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, running backs Fred Jackson and CJ Spiller, and WR Stevie Johnson give them some serious firepower.  Don’t count them out in 2012.

One thing’s for certain: it’s going to be an exciting year.

Weigh in on our predictions and share yours in the comments below.

Texas Homecoming Mums, Sports Roses Style!

August 18, 2012 14 Comments
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By Mark Ellingson
Chula Vista, California

I’ll have to be perfectly honest. I had never heard of a homecoming mum until about two weeks ago when I was having a phone conversation with Sue Clayton, a customer from Houston, Texas. She asked if I had ever considered incorporating Sports Roses into homecoming mums.

"Homecoming Mums? What are those?"

After I hung up the phone, I still had no clue what a homecoming mum was. So I hopped onto my computer and typed “homecoming mums” into Google. I quickly realized that pictures speak much louder than words when it comes to this annual Texas high school tradition. I couldn’t believe the gigantic size of the mums that students would adorn themselves with at their homecoming football game.

For anyone that has not lived in Texas during the months of August-October, you will probably be just as clueless as I was. I also found researching the history of homecoming mums to be a very difficult task. There is no entry for "homecoming mums" in Wikipedia.

A 2011 Rueters news article by Marice Richter, briefly explained that it all began as a much simpler tradition of a boy giving his date a live Chrysanthemum corsage with some ribbon when they went to the homecoming football game.

Through the years, silk mums replaced the live Chyrsanthemum. Embellishments were added, and “the bigger the better” became the name of the game (this is Texas after all). The modern homecoming mum will include 3 to 5 mums (or more) arranged into a huge corsage with several pounds of ribbon and trinkets dangling all the way to the ground. A Google image search will confirm that, in many cases, girls posing with their homecoming mums will be completely covered from neck to toe.

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Richter's article reported that a do-it-yourself mum will typically cost the mother of a boy, attempting to impress his date, around $20-$50 in supplies. Professionally made homecoming mums (yes, this has become a seasonal profession in Texas) can range from $60-$500 depending on how many mums, stuffed bears, ribbon chains, and accessories are desired in the mum. Some people even goes so far as to add in LED lights and speakers to give an audio and visual boost.

During the process of sifting through hoards of online photos, I began to pin my favorites on the Sports Roses Pinterest Homecoming Mums Board. I started to become more fascinated with the whole tradition. I also discovered that just like the guy will give a girl a homecoming mum, the girl will return the favor with a smaller homecoming garter for the guy that he can wear on his arm sleeve.

My fascination became an obsession, so I contacted Shakisha Crooks, the lead designer and owner of Divine Kreationz with over 10 years of experience designing homecoming mums and garters in Texas.

I asked if she could create a custom homecoming mum for me that would incorporate Sports Roses into the design. She said she would love to help. I explained that the design should be themed for sports and that our local Chula Vista High School colors should be represented. I sent her some sample Sports Roses and Crooks incorporated Baseball Roses and Football Roses into the mum. She was fast too. My homecoming mum was finished within within 3 business days and I was absolutely amazed when I pulled it out of the box.

For our Texas readers that are looking for a new way to make your homecoming mum stand out this year, consider purchasing Sports Roses to accessorize your mum. Sports Roses are only available online, so others at your school are not going to easily find them on the homecoming aisles of Michael's or Hobby Lobby. Sports Roses create a striking display that can further theme your mum to the sports that your son or daughter (or their dates) are involved in. Best of all, just like the silk mums, Sports Roses will last forever—creating a keepsake that will be cherished for years to come.

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Are you a homecoming mum newbie like me? Have you made a homecoming mum yourself? Share your thoughts about homecoming mums in the comments below.

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