Apart from the ceremony itself, they had a beautiful reception on the beach. It was a “tropical chic” set up with a color palette of “turquoise sky and raspberries.” The centerpiece was filled with flower and candles while a simple tablescape was used. If you want to bring this outdoor inspired table setting indoors for your next dinner, here are some items you can use.
Cole & Mason Derwent Stainless Steel Adjustable Salt and Pepper Mills
If you want your guests to be able to season their food to taste, leave salt and pepper shakers on the table. The one used on Vania’s tables were clear with silver caps so they weren’t eyesores against the design of the setting. Available at Crate&Barrel, SM Makati.
H&M Home Linen Napkin
Because the other elements on the table were festive and colorful, they kept the napkins plain. Pick a white option like this one from H&M. It is made of 100 percent linen and also comes in a beige color if you want a more earthy hue. Available at Greenbelt 4.
Schott Zwiesel Classico, Set of 6
Weddings wouldn’t be complete without some booze. Wine is always a good choice as you can pair it with the food you’re going to serve. For Vania’s special day, wine glasses were part of the table setting. These glasses from Schott Zwiesel are made of crystal so it resistant to breaking and chipping. It also comes in a set of six, perfect for a family dinner. Available at Pottery Barn, Central Square.
Ikea Finstilt Table Runner
To go with the wedding’s color palette of turquoise are raspberry red, the table runner used had a blue green print. This one from Ikea has a floral pattern in blue, red, and yellow. It also has red tassels at the end, adding design to the table. Available online.
Crate&Barrel Artesia Round Rattan Honey Placemat
Since the wedding was set at the beach, woven placemats were used giving it a rustic touch. This placemat from Crate&Barrel is made of woven rattan. Over time, the colors will change naturally, adding texture and to any table setting. Available at SM Megamall.
Trestle Glasses Collection, Set of 4
Sticking with the color theme, turquoise goblets were also set on the table. They had intricate patterns on the base, stem, and the bowl itself. Available online.
Pier1 Octagon Clear Glass Votive Candle Holder
Tea light candles were part of the table’s centerpiece along with flowers. These candle holders from Pier1 are similar to the one’s used by Vania except they have an octagon shape. You can use this to fill empty spaces on your table as well. Available online.