Unique Wedding Receptions

By this point in the day you'll be married! (eeks!) But that doesn't mean you shouldn't plan what comes after the ceremony...  There are still many ways in which you can add an extra dollop of individuality to you wedding reception. 

 

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A dozen non-floral centrepiece ideas for your wedding reception tables

Jars are the ultimate, affordable non-floral wedding centrepiece idea
Planning your speech before the wedding day is HIGHLY recommended
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Ideally, a Toastmaster or MC will introduce your speeches but if this is not available make sure that each speaker introduces the next.

Favours are gifts to the guests from the newlywed couple
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Favours are a tradition which has been both exaggerated and ignored, in fashion and out over the years. In Europe the traditional gifts that the family give to guests at the wedding would be sugared almonds or some local delicacy to say thank you for travelling to the wedding. They were always intended to be taken away by the guest as a memento of the Day and often the packaging was as significant as the gift inside.

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Couples who wish to include fireworks in their wedding entertainment will need to think through some serious factors and although most of these will be highlighted by a reputable firework company not all operators in this sector volunteer all the information.

Keeping the day running to schedule is the crucial key to a successful wedding
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When you are booking your venue you will get an idea of how much (or how little) the staff will take responsibility for managing your Day. There is also a very important style decision to be made but bear in mind that the more casual you require your day to appear the more planning beforehand is needed.