Category Archives: Wedspiration

Vintage Table Settings

Open your grandmother’s china cabinet or explore some estate sale bargains to find vintage china for charming wedding table settings.

Vintage china will add elegance, conversation and history to your wedding reception or outdoor garden party.

It’s not necessary that your china match perfectly, as many vintage china patterns can coordinate well together.

Green Wedding Favors

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Trying to think of an eco-friendly wedding favor? Consider giving your guests evergreen trees. The trees may be placed on a table for your guests to pick up on their way home, or could serve as a place card for table assignments. Guests who plant their trees will think of your wedding day, as they watch their trees grow for years to come. There are various online companies selling trees, but make sure to purchase trees with a substantial root plug. This will ensure a better chance of the tree surviving after planting. Also, don’t forget to consider the climate zones of your wedding guests before purchasing. Some companies will assemble tree favors for shipping, but the creative bride may also assemble her own. Volare has successfully purchased quality trees from following:

Itasca Greenhouse, Inc.
Itascagreenhouse.com
800-538-8733