5 Unique Ideas to Decorate Your Reception Tables

College themed. Sport your favorite college team at your wedding by decorating to show your spirit.  Use tablecloths, colored flowers, signs, and even add foam fingers on each chair to show your pride and support your Alma Mater.
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Go bold with centerpiece. Many wedding reception tables are adorned with flowers.  While they are a lovely detail, try making a statement and going in a unique direction.   If you are having a country wedding or getting married in the Fall, try a rustic piece. If you are tying the knot in Spring, choose a tall flourishing spring bouquet.
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Colorful and vibrant. While it is a good idea to stay within your color scheme, go bold and bright when decorating your tables. Soft, subdued colors are beautiful for the ceremony, yet making your reception hall vibrant is a good way to lift spirits.
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Add photos of the bride and groom. Take personal candid photos of the two of you doing things you love together. Take lots of selfies and ask a passerby to capture special moments. Print the photos and place them on your tables to add personal flare.
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Add quotes. When you run across a quote about love that inspires you, add it to a centerpiece. Use lines from songs, poems, stories, or even your own words to add romance to your table décor.
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The Latest in Wedding Cake Trends

Cakes are one of wedding’s most coveted traditions.  They serve as dessert, decoration, and an adorable face-stuffing photo opportunity.  But wedding cakes aren’t what they used to be…they’re even better. Now brides are taking them to the next level.  Here’s how brides are sprucing up their cakes for 2019.

Incorporate your theme.  Some brides incorporate the season into their wedding theme. While nature is the most beautiful backdrop, your cake can play a role too.  For example, an enchanted forest cake would look gorgeous on display at a winter wedding. 


Tell a story.  It used to be that the groom’s cake was the acceptable outlet for creativity. Not anymore!  Now brides let their wedding cake display whatever it is they are into.  If you and the groom share a passion, show it off! 


Dress it up.  Yes, accessorize your cake!  Cake toppers have met their match because a bedazzled cake looks amazing.  You can use decoration, color, floral arrangements, anything you like.  Bakers everywhere have creative ways to make your wedding cake look good enough to eat!


If it is difficult for you to decide how to customize your wedding cake, relax.  If you have a date, wedding colors, and something you are passionate about, your baker can take the reins. You’ll be amazed how dessert can bring your wedding dreams to life.  But, don’t be afraid to think outside the box.