Recent Wedding reception Posts
Photo: Heidi Ryder Photography
There’s something so special about being set apart from the crowd looking out at all your nearest and dearest loved ones, who came to celebrate your big day, as you take a few quiet moments together as newlyweds at your reception’s sweetheart table. Check out our Decor Editor’s favorite set ups and ways to decorate your place settings, table numbers, and centerpieces too.
Photo: Ampersand Wedding Photography
Looking for a creative way to help your wedding guests find their seats at the reception? Our favorite place card ideas to try include, flowers, mini chalkboards, lucite blocks, fruit, picture frames, skillfully-shaped wire, tiles, and beverages. For more inspiration, visit WeddingWire’s stationery photo galleries!
Photo: Sarah Whitmeyer Photography
Can you guess 36 ways to chalk up your reception? We can — welcome signs, ceremony programs, seating assignments, menu cards, table names and numbers, guest books, dessert displays, your juicy love story with exact dates and descriptions of each, photo booth and props, and signature cocktails. Gotcha! That’s not all of them, but it’s definitely a start. View the last but certainly not least here.
Photo: David Lynn Photography
It may be one of the most overlooked details during the reception, but with the right embellishments, whether it’s flowers, ribbon, sashes, overlays, or signs, you can transform a standard folding chair into a picture-perfect spot at your tables in no time. Check out our photo gallery for more inspiration here.
Photos (from left to right): Two One Photography
Having a DJ that gets guests out on the dance floor is key to any fun wedding reception, but how else do you entertain? From photo booths with props to lawn games and coloring books and crayons to balloons for kids, here’s a photo gallery of a few of our favorite ideas.