Friday, December 2, 2016
Wedding Reception

Wedding Reception

Your wedding reception is really important. Not only is it a place where your guests go after the ceremony to refresh and enjoy some food and have a dance - It's also the place that brings people from two different families and possibly cultures together, creating a lifelong bond between the two.

To make this happen, it's important that you choose, decorate and organise your reception properly, so to help you we've come up with some fantastic tips and advice, no matter what budget, style or theme you have.

Simply choose from our 'Wedding Reception' posts below to start planning your wedding like a pro.

Weddings are all about the wow-factor, but it’s not all about being bold. Sometimes the smallest of touches make a big impact...

10 little things that make a big impact on your big...

Weddings are all about the wow-factor, with the dress, venue, and all the details designed to impress. But it’s not all about being big...
Don't have your wedding theme ruined by forgetting to put up the decorations! These 5 tips to get your venue ready on your wedding day have you covered

5 tips to get your venue ready on your wedding day

Your wedding morning schedule: hair and makeup, girly photographs, a bite to eat and trip down memory lane, and, the all-important finally getting into...
This lake wedding has it all! Stunning scenery, vibrant indigo flowers, and even the couple's dog looking smart in a suit - you'll LOVE it!

The indigo lake wedding

Nicola & Michael   It was in my final year of university that I realised just how amazing Michael was. While I was stressed out, juggling...
Getting married in a marquee? Here's exactly what you need to transform it into a magical multicoloured marquee wedding that no one will forget!

Source the style: a multicoloured marquee wedding

Transform your blank canvas venue into a multicoloured marquee wedding. Bursting with rainbow shades, you'll have a truly magical reception. The beauty of hiring a marquee...
Fall in love with these gorgeous autumn wedding details that are guaranteed to set your heart on fire and create the most romantic of atmospheres!

Autumn decor and flowers that will set your heart on fire

Looking for autumn decor ideas, perfect for your big day, that balance blazing burnt orange shades with other neutral tones for a sophisticated take...
Here's exactly how to create the most beautiful boho brights reception theme just like this couple did and give your barn venue some serious style!

Source the style: boho brights reception theme

  Barn venues make beautiful backdrops for weddings, as this couple proved with their boho brights reception theme, but they do also demand a little...
Whatever reception style, theme and colours, these three rules will guide you and make sure your wedding tables look as tempting as the food served on them

Wedding tables: 3 ways to make sure they’re stylish!

They dominate the room and become a focal point for your wedding theme, so nailing the decoration of your wedding tables really is essential....
Give your wedding day all the charm and warmth of the Mediterranean using this Mediterranean lemon reception theme and decor picks

Source the style: a Mediterranean lemon reception theme

Streaming sunshine, fragrant flowers and herbs, zesty lemon – this Mediterranean wedding reception theme is a showstopper for all the senses. Team fresh sprigs of...
Do you want to create the classiest and most romantic wedding ever? Then you'll love this vintage grandeur reception theme - here's how to create it!

Source the style: vintage grandeur reception theme

This couple teamed antique furniture and vintage finds with elegant crystal and glassware. The result? A vintage grandeur reception theme that just oozed style...

5 tips for choosing your dream wedding venue

Country House Wedding Venues is the UK's most exclusive wedding venue club; a collection of stunning wedding venues from country houses, castles and manor...
Dreaming of a charming country reception theme, full of romantic fairy lights and rustic details? We have all the picks you need to make it happen!

Source the style: a charming country reception theme

  With a beautiful barn backdrop, this Nashville wedding reception oozes cowboy-style country charm. Long trestle tables encourage relaxed, convivial dining while the jam jar and...
All the ideas and products you need to achieve this inspirational peach, gold and white marble wedding reception theme for your own magical day!

Source the style: a peach, gold and white marble reception theme

  With a backdrop of Ionic marble columns and an impressive, decorative, tiled stone floor, this wedding was always set to wow. While the couple welcomed...
10 ways to personalise your wedding from the planning experts at Bridebook.co.uk! Make your day perfect for the two of you with these top tips!

10 ways to personalise your wedding!

10 ways to personalise your wedding - the best ideas for making your big-day as unique as the two of you. Keen to design a...
You decorate your reception tables and pick your flowers with precision, let your wedding menu designs live up to their lovely surroundings with these ideas

10 of the tastiest wedding menu designs

By the time your big day arrives, you'll have designed your reception decor to the tiniest detail (or enlisted the help of a wedding...
Whatever your theme, whatever your budget, wherever your venue - we've picked out 17 of the BEST wedding table styling ideas for your dream day!

17 of the best wedding table styling ideas!

You've booked your venue, fallen for a photographer and found your dream dress, so wedding planning is well under way and you're ready to...
Here are the five things you need to consider when choosing your wedding colour scheme for a beautiful big day in every way!

How to choose your wedding colour scheme

The five things you should consider when choosing your all-important wedding colour scheme. Colour will set the tone and theme of your big day, not to mention...
Make sure your venue is sparkling just as much as you are with these five shining ideas for wedding lighting to light up your dream day with!

5 ways to light up your dream day

You and your new Mr or Mrs will be glowing after saying "I do". Make sure your venue is sparkling just as much as you...
5 ways to add painterly wedding details! It's a trend we are all loving and the sister to watercolour designs. Warning: you won't be able to resist!

5 ways to add pretty painterly wedding details

Design-loving brides are probably already swooning over the painterly trend. For brides-to-be who have been wrapped up planning their dream day, this colourful and feminine trend...

3 top trends for your wedding reception style!

From this month's special issue 164, we share 3 top trends in reception style from Susie Evans from Co-ordination Catering Hire. She reveals the wedding themes...
Give your barn venue some serious style with this inspiring rustic photo shoot - perfect for your wedding venue or reception decor!

Bring out your barn venue in style with this shoot!

Planning a picture-perfect barn wedding, but not sure how to use and style all that space? The team of talented wedding industry experts behind this...