Bring nature indoors with this just-picked-from-the-garden feel of fresh green and pure white, perfect for that organic vibe. Sculptural shapes create modern, minimal and fragrant centrepieces.

Nato Welton

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Vases of narcissi, hyacinths, French tulips, English blossom and stocks, from £100; Dendrobium orchids on napkins, £5 per table, Mary Jane Vaughan Designs. Table, £7.35 to hire, Jones Hire. Tablecloth, from £115; napkins, £6, Volga Linen. Plates, from 70p to hire, Jones Hire. Knives, £9.95; forks, £7.95, Harrods. Wine glasses, £45, Thomas Goode. High-ball glasses, £4.45, David Mellor. Favour boxes, £6 for 10; monogrammed stickers, £15 for 48, Edgbaston Fine Detail. Ribbon, £2.40 per metre, VV Rouleaux.

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As seen in the July/August 2007 issue of Brides.