Dress plain walls with leafy creeping vines for a country chic vibe. Use white china jugs as vases to set a relaxed tone.


Arch £220 (Virginia creeper, wisteria, rosa banksias, jasmine); garland (under bench) from £100 (St Brigid double anemone, white anemone, eucalyptus, sweet pea, scabiosa) floor arrangement £120 (flowers as before) table flower arrangements, from £45 per arrangement (Princess Caroline delphinium, Karma Serena dahlia, scabiosa, garden rose, karma rose, Corona dahlia, gloriosa lutea), single stems in glass bottles, £2.50 each, vases (far left, third from left, fifth from left, from £6 to hire, all zitaelzeflowers.com, 'Adelaide' pitcher,(sixth white jug from left) £215, Astier de Villatte at petershamnurseries.com; all other vases from £2.25 to hire, ruhprophire.com; table, £2,1000, and bench, £1,290, okadirect.com; pink and green tea light holders, from £3.95 each, Lisbeth Dahl at homearama.co.uk; dinner plates, £16 each, anthropologie.eu; side plates, 30p each, green plates, 44p each, cutlery, from 36p, glassware, from £110 and tablecloth, £9.35, all to hire, joneshire.co.uk


As seen in the March/April 2013 issue of Brides