The wedding reception

At the wedding reception you'll finally celebrate the most special day of your lives with family and friends. We share our secrets on everything from finding the best venue for your wedding, decorating tips and how to select the perfect menu.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

How to create the most one of a kind seating plan ever

The first thing your guests will see when they enter your banquet is the seating plan, which you've immaculately decorated for your big day. It can be challenging to come up with a unique seating plan, but we're going to tell you show you how.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

5 unique wedding table number ideas

Your wedding is your blank canvas to personalise with your own style and things you love. If you want to give your wedding table numbers a personal touch we've got 5 ideas to make each table at your wedding special.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Wedding Reception in your backyard

There are many reasons to choose a wedding reception at your home: time, budget, availability... perfect for couples looking for something intimate!

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

A Food Truck for your wedding reception

Food trucks have been gradually taken over street markets, pubs and cities, and now they do their appearance in weddings. Discover this new trend, and give a unique surprise to your guests.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

The Low Down on Wedding Cakes

Get your wedding cake advice from the source. Faye Dean shares her invaluable tips for brides and grooms on their quest for their perfect cake. Take note as you begin your search!

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

How to Order Your Wedding Cake

There is more to a wedding cake then you might think, so ideally you need to order at least 6 months before you get married. Some suppliers can get booked up years in advance so it’s better to plan as early as you can.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Complete Wedding Cake Guide

The Wedding Cake tends to be one of the main focuses of the wedding reception and by choosing the right wedding cake you can make an impressive impact on your guests. Picking a wedding cake is an important and time consuming task.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Choosing a Wedding Cake

With so many different designs, types, colours, and shapes of wedding cakes available it can be difficult to decide which style is right for you. Here is a guide to the main elements to consider when choosing your wedding cake.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

10 Reasons to Scream for Ice Cream

Many brides and grooms are opting for pizza or fish and chip vans as their main course, what could be better than a traditional ice cream cone for dessert? Here are some reasons you should have ice cream at your wedding!

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Alice in Wonderland Wedding

If you want a very special, intimate wedding no one will ever forget, then why not get inspired from Alice in Wonderland for the introduction to the next chapter of your love story.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Sweetie Tables for Weddings

If you want your wedding to last until the wee hours of the morning, we propose a sweet way to fuel your guests by means of sugar rushes: a delicious sweet buffet.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

The Entrance to the Wedding Banquet

The entrance to the banquet after the wedding ceremony is a much anticipated moment when the real fun begins. But protocol always catches up with us, so here is the low-down.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

3 Alternative Ideas for Entertainment at the Reception

After the solemnity and emotion of the wedding ceremony, the reception is an opportunity for you and your guests to really let their hair down and have a great time. You can ensure this by getting the right entertainment sorted.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Macaroons: a Chic and Delicious Dessert

Small, delicate, delicious and brightly coloured, macaroons are a traditional French sweet that adds a touch of glam to your wedding fare. Here is all you need to know about this little delight.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Tips for Planning the Theme of your Wedding

You don't have to have a particular theme for your wedding, but if you do choose one it can make harmonising the colour and decoration and whole lot easier.

Everything that you need to know about your wedding reception

Wedding Table Settings

The décor of the tables at your wedding reception are of utmost importance, and while you are free to include your own personal take on the decoration such as table displays, there is a certain amount of table etiquette that is important to get right...