Reflect your country theme with linen bunting. Cut triangles from linen. Using rubber stamps and an ink pad, spell out the names of your guests. Glue the triangles to a piece of twine attach to place cards and blank invitations using glue. Make a twine bow and glue it to the twine in the top corner.

Nato Welton

Card (used to make the invitation), £1.50 per A3 sheet; place cards £1.75 for 10, Paperchase, Twine, £2.45 for 20m, Pipii Linen, £15 per metre, Cloth House Glue, £1.99, Ryman, Alphabet stamps, £18.50, similar from Cox & Cox, Ink pad, £1,89, Hobby Craft.

As featured in the July/August 2011 issue of Brides.