Treat your guests to a refreshing half-pint of Pimm's upon arrival at your wedding reception. To make chic cocktail stirrers, hand-stamp a message onto recycled paper and cut to create little flags. Glue the flags to the top of the stirrers.

Alphabet hand stamp set, £18, Cox&Cox. Handmade paper, £3 for a 700 x 500mm sheet, Paperchase. Stirrers, £25.13 for 1,000, Ripplecups. Glasses, from £9.50 each, Toast. Pimm's, £3.50 per glass; straws, from £3 for 50,

As seen in the July/August 2010 issue of Brides.