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Centerpieces–Lining & Layering

You know those cool centerpieces you see with all sorts of stuff in vases along with the flowers? Stuff that looks soooo cool and you're wondering, "How did they do that?" Or maybe it's just me who wonders. Well, wonder no more. It's so super easy. All you need is two glass vases, one to set inside the other, and some stuff to put in-between and around the small interior vase. Whether you DIY this with your own vases, or work with your florist to create come cool looks, there are ALL SORTS OF THINGS you can use to help you with the look and feel of your centerpieces. Here are some visual ideas, but make sure you scroll through the pics for more ideas:



Via 33 Shades of Green. Are they Red Hotsor Red Skittles?


Via The Wedding Chicks for a sweet treat!

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Via B-Movie Star with lemons and white, brown and colored eggs.

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Sequins in water! A BLINGTASTIC IDEA via Lauren Conrad and cut limes by Tiny White Daisies.

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Leafy liners via Veranda and The Knot.

Or how about some of these ideas....

Coffee Beans




Dried Beans (peas, black-eyed peas, kidney beans, etc)

Gum Balls

Mini Glass Christmas Balls

Lace or Fabric, scrunched and layered

Popcorn (popped or unpopped)

Vintage paper from old books


Faux Robin's Eggs

Cotton Bolls

 Curly Willow

Think about what the them of your weddings is. What's special to you and your beau that you could incorporate subtly (or not so subtly!).

What would you use?  

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Reader Comments (3)

I think the red "things" at the top are cranberries. These are some beautiful arrangements!

April 13, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterBecca

Louise! :) I LOVE all of these centerpiece ideas! Our centerpieces were one of the very few DIY projects I did for our wedding. They were super easy. I'm totally sharing these ideas on Becoming Mrs. Dial...with FULL attribution to you, of course! :) Miss you, friend!

April 16, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterKrista

The center piece with some candies and the the tulip flower is wonderful.

April 17, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterTina @ Wedding Favors

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