Having a rustic do and want a way to give your decor some oomph? Fill white balloons with helium and tie trailing ivy to secure it to the floor or pieces of furniture at your venue.

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How about the backs of chairs on your top table, or on the end of pews at the church?

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To assemble, secure the ivy with tape then cover with a pretty ribbon bow.

Ivy trails, 65p per stem, www.trianglenursery.co.uk. Silver balloon, from £4.95, www.bubblegumballoons.co.uk. Ribbon, 70p, www.vvrouleaux.com. Bowtie, similar £4.98, Baby What Knots at www.etsy.com. Shirt, similar £10.99, and chinos, £12.99, www.zara.com. Braces, £14, www.lacoquetakids.com.