Indian themed wedding table décor.

Here is the third in a series of posts about how we made our unique Indian themed wedding last year.

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photo credit – Distant Cloud

I kept things seasonal by using cyclamen which are vigorously flowering in September – selecting vibrant red to keep in theme with the reds and golds.

I chose terracotta pots for their warm colour and texture and came up with a design based on the Indian roofline shape used in my wedding invitations.

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After setting up the template, my mum Sue, kindly and expertly handpainted each pot with the design using gold and black enamel paints.

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I also liked the idea of having something that will continue to grow after the day, not fade away like cut flowers.

Here they are a year later in our rockery – they will always flower on our anniversary.

DSC_0037They are also growing in many of our family’s gardens and homes.

Follow me to find out more table decor ideas that we used on our Indian themed wedding day…

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