Arranging centrepiece flowers yourself can save you big bucks — and it doesn't have to be complicated. Find some inspiration and some DIY floral arrangement tutorials in this here roundup, including tricks for using grocery store bouquets and thrifted finds, but still making a big impact.
The vases themselves can be the conversation piece when they're interesting and mis-matched. Collect a bunch of glass vases of various sizes and line your flowers (real or paper) down your tables. Bonus: mis-matched, thrifted vases could double as favours!
Decorating your vases makes them stand out even more. I love the addition of the charms to these DIY centerpieces. Photo by Moxie Studios.
Super simple single stems in vases arranged in a planter box are easy but eye-catching. This tutorial shows you how to make this awesome rustic planter box.