Combine bold, bright wild flowers with rustic touches for a stylish reception garden party.

Mel Yates

The Table Plan: Bottles of Augusta Louise roses, dahlias, asters and dill, £5 (including bottle hire); ladder, available to hire as part of a wedding flower package, Scarlet and Violet. Seed packets, £25 for 30, Burgandy Brocante Calligraphy, £2 per seed packet, Calligraphy Studio. Mini pegs, £1.89 for 45, Hobbycraft.

As seen in the January/February 2011 issue of Brides.