Lavender Wedding Ideas: Ways To Use Dried Lavender At My Wedding

With Summer just around the corner, we thought we’d spoil you with some lovely lavender wedding ideas. Dried lavender is a lovely addition to any wedding day but it’s the perfect fit for a country garden wedding day. There are lots of wonderful ways to use it throughout your bridal look, venue decoration and even your confetti. Take a look at favourite ways to use lavender

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Lavender Wedding Ideas: Ways To Use Dried Lavender At My Wedding

We’ll start with your aisle style. If you’re planning a lilac or country garden wedding theme, why not incorporate lavender into your bridal look? A flower crown with pretty purple posies and lavender will add a romantic finishing touch to your hairstyle. Your bridesmaids and flower girls could wear matching versions too.

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Lavender is also a lovely choice for your wedding bouquet and it looks simply divine mixed with succulents, foliage and lots of other flowers. However, a bouquet made out of just lavender also looks and smells just incredible!

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Don’t forget about the groom and his groomsmen! Buttonholes made out of lavender and foliage will look fab at a country garden wedding. Team with a tweed suit for a rustic touch. Lavender Wedding Ideas: Ways To Use Dried Lavender At My Wedding rockmywedding.co.uk - sebastienboudot.co

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Lavender is also a really pretty way of decorating your ceremony chairs or pews. Simply tie a bunch of dried lavender with hessian or twine and tie them to the end of the chairs. They also make unique chair covers for your wedding breakfast.

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You could also line your ceremony aisle with wooden crates full of dried or fresh lavender. This will look particularly fab if you’re having wooden benches or an outdoor wedding ceremony.

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If you want something a little different for your wedding confetti, consider using dried lavender. Not only will it look divine as your guests throw it over you, it will give off a scrumptious fragrance too! Offer them to your guests in our elegant white confetti cones or these cute linen bags.

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When it comes to decorating your wedding venue, the options really do go on forever. Little mason jars full of lavender and gypsophila can be dotted around the entrance of your venue, along windowsills or they can even be used as your table centrepieces.

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Stuck for ideas on how to decorate guest book table? A bunch of dried lavender will look simple yet stunning placed next to your wedding guest book. You can also use dried lavender to add a floral touch to your card and gift table.

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Love the thought of using lavender at your wedding day? Then incorporate it into your seating plan! Whether you tie small bunches of dried lavender to your table plan, or use lavender pots as part of your table arrangements, your guests will love finding their seats.

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Give your place settings a country garden feel by tying a sprig of dried lavender to each napkin. You could even offer your guests little hessian bags full of dried lavender as your wedding favours.

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There are lots of lovely lavender wedding ideas out there and they will all look equally wonderful. Whether you want subtle lavender touches or lots of lavender decor, you can easily tailor it to suit your special day. shop-now

 

 

Creative Ways To Use Luggage Tags At Your Wedding

Are you a crafty bride and groom? Do you want to add a DIY touch to your wedding day? Then take a look at our creative ways to use luggage tags at your wedding…

Creative Ways To Use Luggage Tags At Your Wedding

A simple yet sweet way of using luggage tags at your wedding is by using them as your save the date cards. Your guests will adore receiving these cute cards in the post, and you’ll be able to get all of the information that you need on them. Our save the date stamp and ink will give it an extra fun touch!

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Luggage tags can also be used as part of your wedding table seating plan. Simply stamp, print or write your seating arrangements onto each luggage tag and peg them to a board. The simplicity of luggage tags mean they can suit any style, theme or colour scheme so you really will be spoilt for choice.

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You could also use wine, gin or beer bottles as part of your wedding table seating plan. Simply attach the luggage tag to each bottle using string or twine ribbon.

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If you’re dreaming of a wanderlust wedding day, transform your luggage tags into cute boarding passes. This is a fab idea if you met travelling or if you’ve visited lots of different countries together. Don’t forget to include your honeymoon destination!

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Tags can also be used to add something special to your wedding venue decor. We have a collection of wedding stamps with various messages that look great printed onto the tags.

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If you’re stuck for ideas when it comes to place names, why not just use luggage tags? You can simply hand write the name of each guest on a tag and place it on a napkin. Tie it to a sprig of greenery or lavender for a beautiful effect.

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A luggage tag is super versatile too, and it can be used as part of your place settings and wedding favours. They look lovely tied around a jam jar or even a little wedding favour bag. Pop each favour on a plate so your guests know where they’ll be sitting at your wedding breakfast.

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Whether you’re tying the knot in the Summer or Winter, the English weather can always be rather unpredictable. Our tags look lovely tied to a snuggly blanket, rug or throw! Let your guests know that they’re there to keep them warm throughout your wedding day. We suggest displaying them in a wicker basket for a rustic feel.

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You’ll need to put your wedding bouquet down at various points throughout your wedding day, from putting on your make-up to greeting all of your guests. We adore the idea of attaching a ‘BRIDE’ luggage tag to a mason jar or vase, so you can make sure your bouquet stays safe when you’re not holding it.

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Speaking of wedding flowers, you can do the same with all of the buttonholes for your groomsmen. Simply pin the buttonholes to a luggage tag and write the name of each groomsmen down. This means that when the bridal party are getting ready, everyone knows where their buttonhole is!

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Don’t forget about your wedding card and gift table! You could attach the luggage tags to string so that they spell out ‘CARDS’. Tie them to a wooden crate, basket or a suitcase. Your guests will love taking a look at your DIY design!

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As you can see, luggage tags can be used and styled in heaps of creative and fun ways. How will you be using tags throughout your wedding day? shop-now

 

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…

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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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