Make a style statement with a beautiful floral centrepiece. Get your florist to put together a bright mix of garden roses, helleborus, tulips and muscari, then team with chic crockery and glassware.

Simon Bevan

Tablecentre, £300, Moyes Flowers. Tablecloth, £4.45 to hire, Rayners. Birdcage with candle, from £8.95 to hire, RVH Prop Hire. Ribbon, £2.60 per metre, VV Rouleaux. Plates, £11.95 each, Liberty. Coasters, £12 for six, Brissi. Forks, £8.95 each; knives £8.95 each; napkins, £3.95 each, The General Trading Company. Dove decorations, £9.95 each, VV Rouleaux. Calligraphy placenames, £2 each, Paul Antonio Scribe. Wine glasses, £2.95 each, Graham&Green. Shot glasses, £12 each, Nicole Farhi.

As seen in the May/June 2007 issue of Brides.