Embrace summer with every colour! Flowers meet flowers with these eclectic arrangements and a spectacular floral canopy. 

Catherine Gratwicke

BIG BEAUTIFUL BLOOMS

Layer contrasting floral china, colourful glasses, and meadow blooms in rows of vases along cornflower blue linen for a laid-back vibe.

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Floral canopy (poppies, mimosa, clematis, sweetpeas, phlox, jasmine, pittosporum, delphiniums, snapdragons, astilbes, asclepias, ranunculus, Solomon's seal, limonia, and achillea), £3,000 for 3.5ft, and mixed table arrangements (flowers as before), £20 each, www.rebelrebel.co.uk. Yellow dessert plate (top), £11, and yellow dinner plate (bottom), £15, Pip Studio at www.johnlewis.com. Green dinner plate (top), £38, MacKenzie-Childs at www.amara.com. White floral plate (bottom), from £1.85, to hire, Nina Campbell at www.joneshire.co.uk. Tea plates, from £75 for four, www.royalalbert.co.uk. Gold-rim wine glasses, from 91p each; cutlery, from £1.15 a piece, and tablecloth, £16.99, to hire, www.joneshire.co.uk. Jewel-coloured wine glasses, £19, www.ninacampbell.com. Liberty-print napkins, £39.95 for four, www.liberty.co.uk. Votives, £3 for three, www.hobbycraft.co.uk. Table number, £12 for 12, and menu, £4, www.eagleeyedbride.com. Wooden chairs, from £15 each, to hire, www.greathire.co.uk