Wedding decor inspiration shoot by Kate's Lens Photography
We predicted that metallics
would be hot for 2011 weddings. Not to pat ourselves on the backs or anything, but... we were spot on with this particular wedding trends
prediction! Metallics can be incorporated in a variety of ways, from your wedding dress
and accessories to your invitations to your chic wedding reception centerpieces.
Mary Kate of Kate's Lens Photography shared this incredible wedding table trends editorial shoot focusing on using metallics to give spark to your wedding reception decor. So I hope you're ready, because we're about to shift this metallic wedding trend into overdrive!
Today we feature four drool-worthy metallic tablescapes and styles, and tomorrow, we'll feature four more inspiring setups to really get your creative juices flowing!
1- Gold & Bright
Don’t be afraid to pair gold accents with a bright pop of color. The vivid purple and green wedding color palette update the vintage place setting with modern flair!
: Bright green viburnums with purple dendrobium orchids.
: Vintage gold-rimmed china with rose embellishments and gold utensils, vintage vase with gold accents, vintage antique tin, gold-rimmed Mikasa wine glasses.
: Orchestra linen with coordinating gold napkins.
2- Single Statement Piece
Incorporate interesting items from thrift shops and antique stores. A single statement piece, like a vintage
coffee carafe, not only adds to the décor, but is also a great conversation piece for the wedding guests!
: Red roses and tulips, burgundy mini-callas, deep purple stock and seeded eucalyptus.
: Silver candlesticks, Lenox Venetian Lace china, antique coffee carafe, silver/blue vase and silver striped vase, tea holder.
: Godiva lace overlay on top of French Blue Linen with French Blue coordinating napkins.
3- Modern Blue & Silver
Blue, lilac, and silver color combinations keep it tasteful, modern, and fresh!
: Delicate blue sweetpeas, white ranunculus and white iris.
: Lenox Venetian Lace china, blue mercury glass vase, clear blue glass vase and large silver vase.
: Godiva lace overlay on top of French Blue Linen with Silver coordinating napkins.
4- Earthy Romance
A natural basket with assorted wedding flowers
gives an earthy undertone that softens an otherwise traditional wedding reception table setting!
: Natural basket with white dendrobium orchids, pink tulips, pink hyacinth and moss accents.
: Vintage gold-rimmed chinaware with rose embellishments, vintage gold utensils.
: Songster Linen coupled with Dusty Rose coordinating napkins.
: Kate's Lens Photography
, Mary McVeigh of Flowers by Mary Elizabeth
, Carina Slater of Remember This Day Events
, Gala Cloths
for all linens, SAS Cupcakes
in Newark, Bellevue Hall
, Katie Leigh Designs