Infuse your wedding decor with a spirit of adventure, incorporating shades of desert sand in beige, khaki and ochre.
TIP: Fruitcake travels well – s0 send your guests home with a slice in a pretty box.
Cakes, Dilley’s Cakes and Cupcakes
Silver platter gold cake server to hire, both Check My China; home-made marshmallows, MaMère Confections
Oval platter to hire, Check My China; boutonnière, Fleur le Cordeur
TIP: Play with contrasts to create depth and interest – mix textured linen and raw terracotta, smooth porcelain and wonky ceramics, fleshy succulents and thorny branches.
TIP: Look for fabric swatches with African patterns for inspiration
White side plate to hire, Plush Props; rose-gold fork to hire, Check My China; cake, Dilley’s Cakes and Cupcakes
Aqua espresso saucer and white espresso saucer, Mervyn Gers Ceramics; terracotta snack bowls R4 to hire, Check My China; white plates and mini pot-pie pot to hire, all Plush Props
TIP: A wooden tabletop (painted in Plascon Orange You Glad) + water-based paints + potato stamps = endless design possibilities!
Karoo dining chair with matt gold ribbon seat, Pierre Cronje; floral centrepiece, Fleur le Cordeur; dinner plate with bronze edging, Mervyn Gers Ceramics; white side plate and linen napkin to hire, both Plush Props; name tag, Seven Swans; slender cup, Mervyn Gers Ceramics; green glass and copper cutlery from to hire, Check My China; terracotta jug to hire, Propeller Props
Decor: Shannon Daniell
Photography: Andreas Eiselen/hsmimages.co.za
*Products subject to availability