We love the idea of creating a signature cocktail for your wedding day, but rather than use boring old plastic straws, why not add a little extra polish with these pretty striped paper straws from Borrowed Blue Boutique?

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Available in a range of shades, from pale pink to statement yellow and even grey (perfect for co-ordinating with your colour scheme), the cute candy colours are spot-on for weddings and their 50s style will give drinks a chic retro feel. After all, who doesn't love cocktail hour!

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25 striped paper straws, £2.95; boutique.borrowedbluewedding.com