For a quirky place setting detail, write guests names on slate plant labels using a chalk pen and stick into a miniature flowerpots. The labels are £3.75 each and available from The Attic (www.the-attic.co.uk; 015394 31782). For busy brides-to-be, there's a free personalisation service so you can hand over your guest list and they will pre-name all the labels. Find miniature potted plants from your local garden centre, and bear in mind that these can double up as favours so it's a good budget idea too.
DIY Order of Service
Try these steps now to create stylish twine tassels for your order of service. Minimum time but maximum impression!
Picture Perfect Place Setting
The perfectly chosen place setting can make all the difference to how your table looks and you can have a little fun with them too
Style up your wedding favours with an elegant flower or plant in a classy votive
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A Royal 90th Birthday Garden Party
The Queen is 90! To celebrate, incorporate some traditionally British elements into your wedding with these garden party-themed ideas