Delicate meets drama when soft pastel shades mix with grand creative ideas.

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Cleverly combine sugary hues of baby pink, chic duck egg blue and warm cream with a vibrant and fresh splash of garden green. The finishing touches are a shimmer of crystal and warm candlelight to elevate the overall look to one that's fabulously formal. 

Seven-tier cake, from £2,450 (serves £430), cakebykrishanthi.co.uk. Candlesticks, from £4.25, Lisbeth Dahl at homearama.co.uk.Silver tealight holders, £1.02 to hire, ruprophire.com.Glass vases, from £3.50 to hire idyllicdays.com.Vase arrangements(first class tulips), from £9, phillippacraddock.com.Table£4.95;tablecloth, £13.12 both to hire joneshire.co.uk

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As seen in the May/June 2013 issue of  Brides