Combine palest roses with glittering gold for an antique-inspired table setting.

Mel Yates

Plate, £21, Wedgwood. Bowl, £32, Few and Far. Napkin, £24.95, Harrods. Ribbon, £2 per metre, VV Rouleaux. Fork, £36; knife, £47, Ceramica Blue. Vase, £22 for eight, Cox&Cox. Spray rose, £3.50; small tablecentre of David Austin Patience, Juliet and Rosalind roses, and Bombastic spray roses, from £50, Jamie Aston. Candlestick, £26.50, Graham and Green. Candle, £8.80 for 10, Shearer Candles. Champagne flute, £1 to hire, Jones Hire. Glass bowl, £7.50 to hire, Idyllic Days. Fabric (used as a tablecloth), £12 per metre, Cloth House. Chair, £166, Sweetpea&Willow.

As seen in the March/April 2010 issue of Brides.