Cheat a springtime feel with faux cherry blossom and a dramatic pink table arrangement.

Richard, from greenery prop specialists Palmbrokers advises, "Fake cherry blossom creates the effect of spring instantly. These look exactly like the real deal - but obviously won't wilt or fade on the day!"

Indian-style tent, £990, to hire, Birdcage centrepiece (cherry blossom, wild lilac and jasmine), from £125, Chairs, £7.15 each, and seat pads, 19p each, all to hire, Artificial blossom tree, £175, to hire, Arrangements in glass vases (peonies, hyacinth, pink kalanchoes, daffodils, tulips, sweet peas, hydrangeas, snowdrops and mixed roses), from £45 each; floral tablecloth (hydrangeas), £175, and glass lamp candles, £2.25 each, to hire,


As seen in the July/August 2014 issue of Brides