Olive Wedding Confetti and Decoration Ideas

Are you planning a rustic wedding celebration? Perhaps you’re dreaming of a beautiful wedding in Italy? Then you may love the idea of using olive wedding confetti and olive leaves throughout your wedding day. We’ve got heaps of fab ideas…

Olive Wedding Confetti and Decoration Ideas

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Olive Wedding Confetti and Decoration Ideas

While we adore pretty petal confetti here at The Wedding of my Dreams, we do think that olive leaves make a fab alternative for your nuptials. They are seriously on-trend with Pantone’s Colour of the Year, and they are an unusual choice that your guests will love throwing. Our natural linen bags look lovely filled with lots of olive leaves. You could even personalise the front of the bags with your initials and wedding date.

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Sometimes the simplest ideas look the most special, and our white confetti cones are the perfect choice for an Italian-inspired wedding day. You could also decorate your wedding venue with lace table runners or mason jars wrapped with lace, to keep your theme looking coordinated.

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If you want to create a rustic vibe on your wedding day, we suggest filling large hessian bags with handfuls of olive wedding confetti. Store them in various wooden crates for an extra nod towards your rustic celebration. You can also use wooden crates as part of your table centrepieces or to hold your wedding favours. Take a look at our favourite ways of using wooden crates at your wedding day.

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You don’t just have to stick to olive wedding confetti. You could mix it with other herbs and greenery such as mint, basil or eucalyptus. This will also have to give your wedding confetti a delicious fragrance, making that magical confetti moment even more special!

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If you and your hubby-to-be are literature fans or if you met in a bookstore, why not use the pages of a book as your confetti cone? You could create your very own book-inspired confetti cone by writing out your love story. Your guests can them scoop up your olive wedding confetti while reading about how you met!

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Your guests will love seeing a unique and unusual idea for wedding confetti, and it really is the perfect match for a rustic wedding in Italy. If you love the idea of using olive leaves throughout your special day, keep reading as we are treating you to some decor ideas…

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You can tie a bunch of olive branches to the end of your aisle pews or chairs. Lace, hessian or silk ribbon will look gorgeous!

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When it comes to aisle decorations for outdoor weddings, olive leaves are a wonderful choice. Simply line the aisle with lots of olive leaves – simple, stylish and an easy DIY job.

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A sprig of an olive branch is all you need to make your wedding place settings look beautiful. Tie your place settings in with the rest of your table decor by using olive leaves in your centrepieces too. You could even offer your guests mini bottles of olive oil as their wedding favours.

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Why not go all out and create a chic olive station at your wedding day? You can serve a variety of olives along with delicious wines and breads to accompany. It will look delicious and your guests won’t be able to resist a self-serve olive station.

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Olive leaves not only make a unique choice for your wedding confetti, they can be used to create rustic wedding decorations! Will you be using olive leaves throughout your wedding?

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Summer Wedding Dessert Tables – Ideas and Inspiration

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Wedding dessert tables are becoming an increasingly popular choice for couples. A fab alternative to a simple cake table, wedding dessert tables offer brides and grooms the chance to get super creative with their catering. Seeing as Summer is just around the corner, we thought we’d take a look at our favourite wedding dessert tables for the upcoming wedding season…

Summer Wedding Dessert Tables – Ideas and Inspiration

If you’re having an alfresco-inspired Summer wedding, you can set up your wedding cake or dessert table outside. Drape bunting, balloons or ribbon garlands across the trees for a beautiful backdrop. You could also serve fruity Summer cocktails in glass drink dispensers, alongside your wedding cake and any tasty treats.

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Add a vintage touch to your wedding dessert table with a lace table runner – the perfect way to set the scene! Our Grandma’s Pressed Glass Bud Vase has an antique feel to it, and it’s the perfect choice for a vintage table.

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Colourful hanging lanterns look fabulous hanging across the dance floor or as part of your venue decor. You can also hang them above your wedding cake table for a eclectic pop of colour.

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If you’re stuck for ideas on what to serve on your wedding cake table, there are so many scrumptious options! From donut towers, plates adorned with macarons or cute cupcakes, spoil your guests with an array of delicious delights.

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Give your Summer wedding a hint of glamour by decorating your wedding dessert table with metallic candelabra. Keep it coordinated with a golden cake stand, plates and cutlery.

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Bar carts are becoming a hugely popular piece of decor for weddings. Stylish, simple and ultra-sophisticated they can be used to display cocktails, cakes or desserts. They’re a great choice if you want a modern vibe on your wedding day. You can add a few blooms, foliage or tea lights for extra interest.

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A floral table cloth is the perfect fit for a country garden wedding theme in the Summer. Display your cakes and desserts on vintage plates, and it’ll make your guests feel like they’re attending a picnic in the sunshine.

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A pastel palette is the perfect match for a Summer wedding colour scheme. We have a collection of pastel cake stands that would look wonderful on any wedding dessert table. Our mint green cake plate looks lovely teamed with blush pink, peach or coral flowers.

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You may have spotted our recent post about wedding cake table backdrops, and we love the idea of using hanging hoop rings to give your Summer wedding dessert table the ‘WOW’ factor. Give them a touch of Summer by decorating them with foliage and seasonal flowers. You could match the flowers to the ones used on your wedding cake!

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While we’re on the subject of Summer flowers, you can use them in so many different ways for your wedding dessert table. Whether you use them around the edge of your table, or if you adorn an archway with your favourite posies, we can promise you that they’ll look so beautiful. Your guests won’t be able to resist having a treat or two!

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From cookies, sweets, cake pops and more, you can offer your guests so many yummy options on your wedding dessert table. If you’re also planning on serving cocktails or flavoured water, you could also fill jars with colourful or striped straws.

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A wedding dessert table will look fabulous at a Summer wedding, whether it’s used indoors or outdoors. It will give you the opportunity to reflect your theme, as well as creating a focal point throughout your wedding reception.

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From a vintage wedding celebration to a colourful Summer soiree, a wedding dessert table will be enjoyed by both you and your guests.

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What do I do with my wedding bouquet when I’m not holding it?

Chances are, you’ve spent a lot of time and money choosing the flowers and colour scheme for your wedding bouquet. You have probably done the same for your bridesmaids and any flower girls. We think that it’s such a shame that after the ceremony and wedding photographs, brides often leave their bouquet and forget about it. To avoid this problem and to make the most of your beautiful blooms, today’s post is packed full of helpful advice on what you can do with your wedding bouquet when you’re not holding it.

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What do I do with my wedding bouquet when I’m not holding it?

You can hand your wedding bouquet to your mum or one of your bridesmaids during the ceremony. When you get to your wedding reception, we suggest putting it in a jar or a vase to keep it safe. You could wrap a luggage tag around the jar with ‘Bride’ written on it. It will look lovely in your wedding venue and also your photographs.

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Make use of your wedding bouquet throughout your wedding reception. You could display it on your wedding card and gift table for a lovely floral touch. It will mean you can save on wedding decor too! Place it in a wooden crate or vintage suitcase alongside your wedding cards.

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If you’re planning a rustic or country garden wedding, you could use our cream jug to hold your wedding bouquet. Place it in the corner of your card and gift table when you get to your wedding reception. You could also use smaller jars of flowers to decorate your table.

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We love using flowers throughout weddings as they always look so beautiful, and your wedding bouquet is no exception! Simply place it on a shelf or hang it to any wedding signage you may have. This will mean it comes in useful after your wedding ceremony and it will look gorgeous too!

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Why not decorate your wedding guest book table with your wedding bouquet? Your friends and family will love admiring your wedding bouquet while writing a special message in your guest book.

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You could place your wedding bouquet and your bridesmaids’ bouquets on a bench or chairs. Ask your photographer to capture this shot so that you and your best women can treasure the moment forever.

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Are you having flower girls on your wedding day? Then don’t forget that they will need somewhere to put their bouquets. Simply put them in smaller vases or jars. Make sure they match yours, as your flower girls will feel so special having the same as the bride!

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Have you ever considered decorating your wedding cake table with your bouquets? This is such a fab way of giving your dessert table a pretty floral look. T`his will look lovely if your wedding cake is adorned with beautiful blooms, or if you’re having a country garden wedding theme.

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If you want to make your bridesmaids feel really special, we love the idea of attaching tiny photo frames of you all together on jars. This personalised gift can hold your wedding bouquets during the big day, but your team of ‘maids can also use them after your wedding. You can display them on the windowsill, along the top table during your wedding breakfast or perhaps around a fireplace at your venue.

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There are so many things you can do with your wedding bouquet when you’re not holding them. So you can enjoy your special day without worrying about your wedding flowers, and your venue decor will look even more wonderful.

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Cream Jug Centrepiece Inspiration & Ideas

Cream jug wedding cetrepiece ideas Here at The Wedding of my Dreams, we just love a cream jug centrepiece. Cream jugs can be used in so many different styles, and suit every theme or colour scheme imaginable. Whether you’re planning a country garden or rustic celebration, a Summer or Winter wedding, you’ll find that a cream jug centrepiece is the perfect match.

 

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Cream Jug Centrepiece Inspiration & Ideas

To create a beautiful cream jug centrepiece, you simply need to fill the jug with your choice of blooms. Opt for flowers that fit in with your wedding bouquet and colour scheme, and they will help to add a pop of colour to your tables. You can also surround your cream jug centrepiece with our mercury tea light holders for an extra warm glow.

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If you are having long wooden trestle tables, a single jug centrepiece may not be enough to add the wow factor. Instead, consider placing a few jugs along the length of the table to avoid it looking too bare.

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If you’re dreaming of a rustic or country barn celebration, why not wrap a roll of twine ribbon around your cream jug centrepiece? It’ll look so pretty, particularly when paired with wild flowers. You could also use twine ribbon around your wedding favours or place settings to help the theme tie in together.

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Our hessian table runner is a fab fit for a cream jug centrepiece, and it’s perfect for a boho or rustic wedding theme. Team with lots of rustic brown stationery and other hessian details. Have you seen our 40+  hessian and burlap wedding ideas?

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Are you having a tipi or boho wedding day? Then simply opt for wild, oversized blooms in bright, vibrant colours. This couple used a hessian and lace table runner for a 70s bohemian vibe and it worked perfectly.

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For an elegant country garden theme, decorate your wedding tables with pretty pastel shades. Fill a cream jug with baby pink, soft cream and lilac hues for a gorgeous table centrepiece.

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One of the best things about using a cream jug as your wedding centrepiece is the fact that it can suit any season too. If you’re having an Autumn wedding, we love the thought of surrounding a cream jug with lots of small pumpkins and brushed metallic lanterns.

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Planning a wonderful Winter wedding? Then fill your cream jug with lots of red, green and white blooms. You could also surround your jug with metallic tea lights for a touch of Winter wonderland.

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Our wooden tree slices are always popular for wedding centrepieces, and a cream jug looks fab resting on one. You can also use wooden tree slices as part of your place settings, as a cake stand or as part of your venue decor.

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Not only are cream jug centrepieces super pretty, they can come in useful too! Use them to hold your wedding table numbers and names. Simply tie a place card to the handle of the jug.

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You don’t just have to fill your centrepiece with beautiful blooms. We love the thought of using wooden hearts on sticks to display your table numbers. Simply secure them into the bottom of the cream jug and blend in a few pretty posies.

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We really do think a cream jug makes the perfect centrepiece for your wedding tables. There are so many beautiful ways of styling a cream jug, and the neutral shade means it can work with any colour palette you choose!

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Foliage And Metallic Copper Wedding Styling – Featured In Brides Magazine

When it comes to wedding trends, foliage and copper have recently taken the industry by storm. Couples can’t get over greenery and this chic metallic, especially when they are used together. We were over the moon to see our Copper Geometric Candle Holders and Quilted Copper Tea Light Holders in the November / December 2016 issue of Brides magazine. So if you love the thought of foliage and copper wedding styling, keep reading…

Foliage And Metallic Copper Wedding Styling – Featured In Brides Magazine

Foliage And Metallic Copper Wedding Styling - Featured In Brides Magazine

Gone are the days where couples where restricted to traditional round guest tables. Brides and grooms are now embracing wooden trestle tables, which are just perfect for foliage and copper wedding styling. As seen in Brides magazine, you can line the length of the table with a variety of greenery and foliage. You can work in a few other flowers that fit in with your colour scheme, such as elegant ivory or colour-popping pink for Spring or Summer. The foliage garland will work as the base for your table centrepiece.

Foliage And Metallic Copper Wedding Styling - Featured In Brides Magazine

If you want to add an extra touch of sparkle to your wedding tables, consider using a white and gold chevron table runner. The combination of metallics works beautifully to create an ultra-modern wedding table style. Alternatively, if you wanted a rustic glamour feel to your wedding tables, you could opt for a hessian or burlap material instead. We have a collection of fab table runners here!

While our Copper Geometric Candle Holders look stylish filled with tea lights, they can be used in so many other ways too. You can add pretty flowers or simple succulents to them, lining them along the table for an extra special touch. Some couples even use larger versions to hold their wedding cards, and they look so glam on your gift table.

Foliage And Metallic Copper Wedding Styling - Featured In Brides Magazine

Our Quilted Copper Tea Light Holders are a super popular choice for couples in 2017, particularly as copper wedding styling looks so chic. The team used them to add a warm glow and a dash of cool copper to the table. They can also be used to decorate the window sills, fire place or guest book table at your wedding reception. The options are endless, and they really are a must-have for your venue decor.

Bar carts and wedding drink stations are also a popular trend for 2017, especially if you want to keep your guests refreshed during the warmer months. The teamed styled a vintage bar cart with vases full of greenery and blooms, as well as vintage decanters. Add a dash of luxe metallic by placing our copper candles to both levels. The result will look modern, stylish and seriously on-trend.

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