If you are having an orange wedding, hopefully these reception table ideas can help inspire you for items to place on your wedding reception table.
You can easily make your own orange pom-poms for wedding reception tables. A great DIY guide to fabric pom-poms can be found at OnceWed.com that requires fabric, paper lanterns, scissors, a hot glue gun, and some ribbon to hang them from.
Having a banner of flags for your wedding reception decor is becoming more and more popular. DIY guide to making your own fabric wedding pennant banner can be found on OnceWed.com that requires fabric, pinking shears, a ruler, fabric chalk, pins, string, and a sewing machine. Hang the banners on your wedding reception tables.
Real Framed Butterflies
There are a few different types of butterflies that are orange. You can order your own real framed orange butterfly to decorate your wedding reception tables from BugUnderGlass for $20-40 or RealButterflyGifts for $15-75.
Hurricane Vase or Apothecary Jar with In-Season Produce
If your orange wedding is taking place in the fall, you can fill your glass hurricane vase with small pumpkins. Any time of year you can find oranges, tangerines, Clementine, or peaches to place in your hurricane for fairly cheap at your local grocery store. If you don’t want to use produce you could also use orange candy. You can find Amazon.coma beautiful egg shaped glass hurricane vase for $32, linear hurricane vase for $36, or square hurricane vase for $16 (all available from Amazon.com). A variety of apothecary jars can be found here ranging in price from $10 for a single jar or $189 for a gorgeous set of 9 that even have antique labels on them.
Your local craft store should carry individual letters that are cardboard or wooden ranging in price from about $1 to $5. Pick up the appropriate letters for your monogram along with orange acrylic paint or spray paint. The letters can be leaning up against something else on the reception table or hanging from a matching ribbon.
You can use orange candles on their own on your reception table or place them in glass candle holders. Martha Stewart’s website has a good guide to personalizing frosted glass candle holders with rubber stamps.
Go to a thrift store or dollar store and buy some figurines that either match the theme of your wedding or represent something about you as a couple. Also buy some primer and orange spray paint or acrylic paint for your reception tables.
For a fall orange wedding, another wedding reception table idea is to get real or fake orange leaves to help accent the tables.
Another idea for a fall orange wedding reception table is to place out pumpkins on the table of various sizes. You may even want to carve or paint a message on some of them such as “Just Married” or a monogram.