The varying hues of these ombré flower arrangements are incredibly passionate, don't you think? Ranging from deep red, to raspberry, to blush pink, these floral decorations are perfect for a romantic wedding reception.
Experiment with vases of different heights to add new levels to your table display, or layer your bouquets by trimming some of the stems for an alternative gradient look.
Ombré floral table arrangement, £530 as seen (dahlia, Illusion and Naomi rose, hydrangea, ranunculus and peony), bud vases of single blooms, from £5 each, single roses in teacups, £4 each, chairback garlands, £68 each (spray rose, hydrangea and ranunculus) and floral garland, £50 for 0.3m (Illusion and Naomi rose, hydrangea, peony and dahlia), jamieaston.com; table number (fixed to vase), £10, poshgrafitti.com; place cards, £2 each, borrowedbluepress.com; vases, from £6 to hire, ruhprophire.com; teacup and saucer sets, £1.50 each to hire, idyllicdays.com; charger plates, £1.95 each, ruby wine glasses, £1.90 each, cutlery, 44p per piece, wine glasses, 94p each, table, £8.25, white linen, £8.25-£15.40 and napkins, £1.05 each to hire, joneshire.co.uk; dinner plates, £9.50 each, houseoffraser.co.uk; ribbon (bows), 95p per metre, vvrouleaux.com; blackboard, £150 to hire, greathire.co.uk; calligraphy (on blackboard), from £200, paulantonioscribe.com
As seen in the November/December 2012 issue of Brides