For a striking display, fill a glass bowl with flower heads and candles.
Gather a selection of different flowers and cut off the stems below the flower heads. Fill a glassbowl with water and arrange the flower heads and floating candles in it. Place in the centre of the table.
You will need: Glass bowl, from £20, C Best. Cherry Vanda orchids, £4 per stem; dahlias, £2 per stem; carnations, £1.50 per stem; begonias, £1.50 per stem; floating candles, £1.50 for 12, Jamie Aston
As seen in the January/February 2012 issue of Brides