When it comes to the cake, go all-out and really indulge your fantasies with a stunning creation like this one from Peggy Porschen.

Nato Welton

Fruit or sponge cake with hand-crafted sugar paperwhites, from £950, Peggy Porschen. Tablecloth, from £120; monogram linen napkins, £110 for six, Jane Sacchi. Yellow ribbon, 70p a metre, VV Rouleaux. Champagne glasses, £20 each, David Mellor. Wallpaper, £35 a roll, Osbourne&Little.

As seen in the March/April 2007 issue of Brides.