For most girls, turning Sweet Sixteen is an important part of her transition into adulthood. Send a Sweet 16 bouquet to a teenager celebrating her milestone birthday. Read more
Celebrate her Sweet 16th birthday with a bouquet
A sweet sixteen is a coming of age party celebrating a girl's sixteenth birthday, primarily in the United States and Canada. The term "sweet" is indicative of the innocence and virginity of the girl before she becomes a woman. It is the age of consent in many states, hence it is viewed by many adolescents as an important milestone. Turning 16 is also a time to obtain a driving license. If you bought your daughter a car for her 16th birthday then a fun idea would be to order a bouquet of flowers in a Jeep or a Ford Pickup Truck bouquet and hide the keys to her car in the flowers! Other sweet 16 floral choices are floral arrangements shaped like birthday cakes or our Birthday Present Perfect flower collection which features fresh flowers in cute gift boxes wrapped in tissue paper.
Decorate a Sweet Sixteen birthday party with flowers
A party to mark a teenage girl's passage to early adulthood is called a Sweet Sixteen, it is also referred to as a "coming out" ceremony. Sweet sixteen birthday celebrations can range from a modest party at home with close family and friends to a large event at a local hotel. To make a girl's 16th birthday party sweeter, order a colorful centerpiece to help create a festive mood and theme for her party.
Bat Mitvah centerpieces and more coming of age celebrations
Jewish girls have a Bat Mitvah when they reach the age of 12, this is age she is considered to be an adult and has reached spiritual maturity.
In China when young Chinese women turn 15 they have a ceremony called Ji Li. In many Latin American cultures, especially in Mexico, a girl's fifteenth birthday is celebrated with a fiesta de quince also referred to as a Quinceañera. The festival marks her passage into womanhood.
In the Philippines, when a young Filipino girl turns 18 she will have a Début where she will be given 18 roses by 17 of her male friends and one from her father. Close
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