After countless hours of consideration and thoughtful discussion, the seating chart has been finalized. All of your guests have been strategically placed in exactly the right spot to see your entrance, avoid “that” cousin, enjoy conversation with a colleague or simply just to enjoy the evening. And now, the decision of how to display their names and table assignment comes into play. There are many ways to display to your guests where they will be seated, from traditional to personal to uber creative. Below, we’ve collected a variety of options that you may want to consider as you decide the best way to display escort cards for your big day. Enjoy!
A simple display with flowers and your cards in alphabetical order is always a nice choice. Consider adding a small embellishment, such as a colored rhinestone, ribbon or something personal in a variety of colors to indicate entrée options if serving a sit-down dinner.
Many couples are now opting to make their name cards part of or even the entire favor for their guests, as opposed to doing both separately. From simple to over-the-top, combining your name card and favor for each guest/couple can be a fun way for the guests to really see and feel what you as a couple are all about.
Just Hanging Around
Why not try a distinctive method of displaying your guests’ cards by hanging, pinning, clipping, writing or standing the cards in, on or from something fun? Take a look at just some of the great ideas we found.
And as always, if you’re getting hitched in or around the ‘burgh and would like to have a consultation for the design of your wedding or to talk about your wedding planning for 2013 and beyond, please contact Lindsey at email@example.com or direct message me on Twitter @lbradleypgh today!