1 A bouquet of balloons
Make styling your reception super-easy with this genius idea by Bubblegum Balloons: Crazy Bunches! Each one contains ‘curated’ balloons chosen to fit a theme – everything from weddings to flamingos – which you inflate and arrange as you choose. And with colours ranging from rose gold to vibrant pink, there’s a bunch to suit every palette.
Eat-On Mess Cake, from £32 (to serve six to eight), cutterandsquidge.com
2 So jammy!
Who doesn’t love Eton Mess? And now you can enjoy the classic dessert in cake form, thanks to this scrumptious creation by Cutter & Squidge. With vanilla sponge, strawberry buttercream, hand-made jam, vanilla custard and meringue, if this doesn’t go down well on your treat table, we don’t know what will!
3 Suite dreams
Make your guests feel special from the get-go with this gorgeous Amour stationery from Babooche Calligraphy. The delicate floral design and rustic texture make each piece beautifully luxe, and we love that the company uses hand-made paper, hand-mixed ink and hand-dyed ribbon. Plus, they also offer a calligraphy service for a bespoke touch.
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4 Kitchen keepsake
Put the kitsch into kitchen with these cool and quirky invitations from The Original Wedding Tea Towel. Available in over 20 designs and 16 colours (plus bespoke options), they’re a unique memento to make your guests smile. even when they’re doing the dishes!
5 Hoop, hoop, hooray!
We can’t imagine more exquisite napkin holders than these mini wreaths by Botanical Tales. Hand-made by talented floral artist Bex, using flowers grown in her own allotment, they’re the perfect way to give your tables an enchanted-forest vibe.
6 Blooms by the book
Fancy being your own florist? Then this book is for you! In Wedding Flowers: A Step-By-Step Guide, professional flowerschool teacher Judith Blacklock guides you through designs for jaw-dropping displays and bouquets. Secateurs at the ready… —* •
Wedding Flowers: A Step-By-Step Guide, £35, judithblacklock.com
LOOK, NO HANGOVER!
From the brains behind the London restaurant and bar, new recipe book The Redemption Bar is full of ideas for alcohol-free cocktails and healthy snacks. With fun tipples including Pineapple Margaritas and the ’80s-themed Choose Life Party Punch (right), plus nibbles such as Miso-Glazed Baby Aubergine Skewers, your guests will be queueing for more! The Redemption Bar, £12.99, kylebooks.com
Invitations, from £111 (for 25), plus £60 design fee (£185 to ! ivS^commission your own design), weddingteatowels.co.uk