There's no "work from the outside in" etiquette here! Instead, tie cutlery with some pretty lace for an instantly relaxed feel.

Catherine Gratwicke

WED-MIN AT WORK: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Place setting: pearl spoon, 40p, and plates, from 85p each, both to hire, www.idyllicdays.com. Cutlery, from £3.80 for 10 pieces, to hire, www.joneshire.co.uk. Side plates, £13 each, and chargers, £41 each, Juliska Berry & Thread at www.amara.com. Lace ribbon, £16.95 a metre, www.vvrouleaux.com. Monogrammed napkin, £110 for six, www.lunnantiques.co.uk

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As featured in the January/February 2015 issue of Brides