Friday, September 30, 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.

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...

4 tips for the perfect marquee wedding!

Marquee weddings are a popular choice this year for bringing chic domestic touches, outdoors! With some clever styling you can have the best of...
Three ways to choose your wedding menu to give you the dishes and dining style you've been dreaming of AND keep your guests happy too!

Three ways to choose your wedding menu

As more and more couples become self-confessed foodies, couples are raising the stakes when it comes to choosing their wedding menu. Whether you desire...
7 detail ideas for a country wedding theme at your wedding reception. Take inspiration from these pretty picks, including flowers, cake, decor and more! Click to see more photos and ideas on the Wedding Ideas website

7 detail ideas for a country wedding theme

Make your dreams of a charming country wedding theme a reality with these pretty detail picks. We love combining rustic fresh flowers with wooden...
Wedding receptions are often filled with outdoor garden games and entertainment, but which ones should you choose? Here are our top 6 picks for maximum fun at your wedding reception! Find out on the Wedding Ideas website!

The 6 quirky garden games you need at your wedding!

Gone are the days when garden games were reserved for children at school summer fetes. Brides and grooms are choosing to include garden games...

Immerse yourself in opulent emerald

For many brides-to-be, one of the biggest concerns is that they look elegant on their wedding day. An emerald colour scheme offers the perfect...
Relive the roaring 1920s and all its opulence, decadence and metallic colours at your wedding! Find some of our favourite picks to get the look here! Click to see more on Wedding Ideas!

Relive the roaring 1920s with these wedding picks

For brides and grooms who want their wedding day to be glamorous, chic and oh-so opulent, the roaring 1920s is the perfect period for...
6 of the best details for a beautifully bohemian big day! From flower arrangements and table decor to hair accessories, we've got it all for boho brides - click to see more ideas on the Wedding Ideas website!

6 of the best details for a beautifully bohemian big day

Boho brides, you're in the right place! We've pulled together six of the best bohemian details to transform your big day. It's all about...

Embrace a touch of gold and glitter for your big day...

At Brooklyn Bridal we love nothing more than colourful and fun wedding celebrations. Throw into that mix a touch of gold and glitter and...

5 classic cascading reception chair decor ideas by Get Knotted

Decorating your wedding venue with details to complement your wedding theme is a fun and exciting challenge. Have you considered what to do with...
DIY wedding ideas to handmade your dream big day!

How to DIY your wedding

So many of our real brides and grooms are choosing DIY weddings, creating the stationery, decorations and cake themselves or with the help of...
Blackdown Shepherd Huts

Introducing the honeymoon suite with a difference

Rustic themed weddings have taken the wedding scene by storm over the last few years. Thanks to Blackdown Shepherd Huts you can now add...

16 quirky first dance songs for the less traditional bride and...

For those planning a wedding who want something a little different for their big day, it can often be tricky to find the perfect...

An opulent wedding wonderland within the grounds of Luton Hoo Manor...

If an opulent historical manor house wedding is your ultimate dream then Luton Hoo Golf and Spa may just be the perfect venue location! Located...

The ultimate ‘luxury meets festival’ wedding experience with Camp Kerala!

Always dreamed of a festival style wedding? We have the chicest of solutions… As we prepare to unfurl the summer wardrobe and the sound of...