Beautiful center pieces or just around the house- rocks, flower of your choice (maybe string it to a rock by the stem so it doesn't float) in a vase, fill with water, add small candle and voila-on the mantle?
If you don't want a runner, this is the next best thing. Imagine walking down a path strewn with fragrant flower petals. A garden path strewn with flower petals, accompanied by hurricanes with floating candles. dapt the hurricane and petals