Create vellum scrolls as a fun alternative to paper booklets. Have your service details printed on sheets of vellum then roll them up and tie with lengths of fine ribbon and raffia. Finish with a knot and a bow. Display in a basket and ask your ushers to hand them out before the ceremony.

Vellum order of service, from 94p, Beso Designs at etsy. ribbon, 75p per metre, VV rouleaux. raffia, £2.65 for 100g, Fred Aldous.

As seen in the September/October 2011 issue of Brides