Rustic Elegant Alfresco Wedding: Place Settings, Linen Favour Bags & Fresh Bread In Brown Paper Bags

Today we are looking at this beautiful rustic elegant alfresco wedding. Sent to us by the lovely Joelle of My Lovely Wedding who works as a wedding stylist out in Dubai. Joelle used our linen favour bags to complement her table styling. We just love this rustic elegant style with natural linens and a neutral colour palette.

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Credits: Styling: Joelle, My Lovely Wedding // Photography: Maria Sundin // Linen Favour Bags: The Wedding of my Dreams

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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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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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Real Weddings Using Our Small Wooden Crates

We just love using small wooden crates at weddings as they can be used in so many different ways. From centrepieces to storage containers, the options are endless. They are a lovely decoration for your wedding venue, especially if you are having a rustic or country barn wedding theme. Keep reading to discover how these happy couples used our small wooden crates at their wedding day…

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This couple used our wooden crates to decorate their wedding guest book table, giving it a lovely floral touch. They filled the wooden crate with dried carpet moss, and their wedding flowers. It was a lovely addition to their guest book table, and it was incredibly easy to create too.

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You can also use our wooden crates to deliver wedding bouquets and buttonholes to the bride and groom. They’re useful for the brides and bridesmaids to keep their bouquets safe while they’re getting ready on the morning of the wedding.

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Not only do they keep the bouquets safe, they make for some truly special wedding photographs that you and your team of ‘maids will treasure forever. You could also use the wooden crates to hold your make-up bags, hair accessories or even your wedding shoes!

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We love how this couple decided to fill their wooden crates with lots of fruit. This is a lovely idea if you’re having a drink station with lots of fruity cocktails or flavoured water. You could also use the crates to hold sweetie bags or other snacks during the reception. This is a great option for the evening guests to help themselves too if they’re feeling peckish.

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Looking for a unique way to use your wooden crates/ We adore how this couple used them as shelving for their wedding drink station. You can use them to display your glass drink dispensers or spare glasses. The wooden crates will fit in perfectly with a barn wedding venue or even an industrial space.

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If you’re having a self-serve drink station, you’ll need to provide your guests with some pretty straws. Our peach spotted paper straws are a fab choice for a Spring wedding celebration. You can use the wooden crates to hold your straws – stack them in a variety of different ways for extra interest.

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Wedding favour stations are becoming more and more popular with couples, and we can definitely see why. They mean guests can simply help themselves to their wedding favours at the end of the night. You can also make your favour station stand out at your venue, and it’s an opportunity to reflect your wedding theme.

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Our wooden crates make great shelving for your wedding favour stations. You can display jars of jam, potted plants or even little bags of sweets on each shelf. Our ‘Love is Sweet’ wedding favour stickers are the perfect match for edible favours!

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This couple used signage to let their wedding guests know that they can help themselves to their wedding favours. They stacked their wooden crates on either side of the sign to create various shelves to display their fab wedding favours.

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Newlyweds, Laura and Jason decided to use their wooden crates at the entrance of their wedding venue. They filled their crate with beautiful blooms, which gave their wedding guests the best first impression of their big day. Could it look anymore beautiful?

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If you love the sound of using wooden crates throughout your wedding day, we’ve got lots more ideas and inspiration! Head over to our blog to find discover 10 unique ways to use wooden crates at your wedding.

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Delightful Spring Wedding Table Plan Ideas

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Your seating plan will be one of the focal points of your wedding reception, and it’s one thing that all of your wedding guests will be looking at. So you want to make sure it’s absolutely perfect, right? Which is why today, we’re treating you to some gorgeous table plan ideas for your Spring wedding.

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Delightful Spring Wedding Table Plan Ideas

Empty wine or gin bottles can create a really beautiful table plan for your Spring celebration. Personalise a sticker with your table numbers or names, list each guest and simply stick to the front of a bottle. Then fill the bottles with a handful of pretty Spring blooms for a nod towards the season. Our wine bottle table numbers look elegant, and they’re incredibly easy to use.

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If you’re planning a country garden, rustic or barn wedding theme, you’ll love our rustic wedding table plan with flower pots. You can fill the silver buckets with potted plants, lavender or your favourite Spring flowers.

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If you want a modern and stylish wedding table plan, you’ll love this idea. Wrap wild foliage and greenery around a metal hoop and hang it from your wedding venue. You’ll then need attach your seating arrangements to lengths of ribbon, and tie them to the top and bottom of the hoop. This is a fab choice for a botanical-inspired wedding theme.

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Ladders can be used in lots of ways throughout your wedding day, but they provide a great base for your seating plan. You could attach your seating arrangements to plant pots, frames or blackboards and place them on each rung of the ladder. Add in a few blooms, tea lights or decorations for an extra special touch. This table plan can suit any style of wedding too.
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If you’re dreaming of a country garden wedding theme, why not use plant pots as the main inspiration for your table plan? Attach the table number to the plant pot, and write the name of each guest on a lollipop stick. You can then place them in the plant pots and display on a garden bench. It’ll look oh-so-lovely!

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When it comes to Spring wedding table plan ideas, we recommend using a lot of pretty flowers to reflect the season. Even the simplest of seating plans can look beautiful with the addition of a few flowers and some foliage.

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For a vintage wedding theme, look no further than our birdcage table plan. This is a super pretty addition to your wedding reception, and it’ll set the scene perfectly.

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You could display your seating plan on a large easel adorned with colourful blooms. You want to make sure your table plan is easy for your guests to understand, as there will be a mad rush when everyone starts to look for where they’re seated. Your table plan should be beautiful, without being too complicated.

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Our world map wedding table plan is popular with couples who are having a travel or wanderlust wedding theme. It’s also a lovely idea if you met while travelling, or if you’ve visited a lot of countries together. You can name your tables after lots of different places, and it’s a lovely idea for a Spring wedding.

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Why not name your wedding tables after a collection of Spring blooms or birds? Hand-painted illustrations will look lovely in individual frames, and your guests will love the unusual idea.

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An antique or old window pane can be extremely useful when it comes to Spring wedding table ideas. You can decorate it with a handful of Spring posies, while using the panes of glass to write your seating arrangements. This simple idea looks seriously beautiful, especially if you’re having an elegant English garden affair. You can also recreate this idea on a mirror or picture frame.

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There are so many table plan ideas for a delightful Spring wedding, so you’ll be spoilt for choice. Whether you’re planning a rustic wedding theme or country barn celebration, you’re guaranteed to find something to suit your style.

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Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas – Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas

Today we’re sharing with you this utterly gorgeous wedding shoot, styled by Lauradana of Wedding Creations and captured by the very talented Theresa Furey. The concept behind the shoot was to create a rustic elegant wedding theme – a heavenly combination! The team used an abundance of greenery, natural materials such as hessian and linen, as well as subtle metallic details for a hint of glamour. The result was just stunning, so let’s take a look…

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Lauradana of Wedding Creations opted for rustic brown wedding stationery, teamed with a mini wreath tied with twine ribbon. She added a natural linen napkin, which looks effortlessly elegant against the contrast of a gold rimmed plate.

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Lots of couples have fallen in love with the idea of a greenery garland as an alternative to traditional wedding centrepieces. This works perfectly for long trestle tables and it looks striking against a weathered wooden surface. The team worked in a handful of golden candlesticks for a romantic glow.

Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas - Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas For the seating plan, Laura attached our tree slice gift tags to a roll of twine ribbon using wooden pegs. If you love this idea for your own wedding day, all you need to do is write the name of each guest on the tree slice. You can also add a few flowers or sprigs of foliage to the twine ribbon.

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While you can display this style of seating plan however you choose, the team used an old wheel as their inspiration. This is the perfect match for an industrial wedding venue or a rustic barn. Your guests will also love the unusual and unique idea for your table arrangements.

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The team opted for a rustic wooden tree slice for the table number, held gracefully in a antique gilded frame. The contrast of both elements really does pull off a rustic elegant wedding theme, don’t you think?

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Natural linen wedding favour bags were a wonderful addition to the styled shoot and they can be filled with anything of your choice. From seeds to boiled sweets – there are plenty of ideas. Herbs or dried lavender are a lovely option for a rustic elegant wedding theme.

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This is one wedding cake table with the ‘WOW’ factor. The antique gold frame offers the perfect backdrop for the collection of rustic wooden cake stands, and of course that delicious wedding cake!

Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas - Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas

Take a peek at the rest of the images and indulge in the rustic elegant wedding inspiration. Prepare to swoon!

Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas - Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas

Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas - Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas

Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas - Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas

Rustic Elegant Wedding Ideas - Tree Slice and Escort Card Ideas

Credits

Photographer – Theresa Furey
Stylist – Lauradana of Wedding Creations

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