(Closed) Are my centrepieces too big ?

posted 8 years ago in Decor
Post # 3
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

@Melex:  Personally I think that all of that is a bit much. Would having just one per tatook look too bare? I think each one looks very pretty though!

Post # 4
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: January 2013

I would probably go with one vase of flowers and several votives. It’s hard to tell how big those vases are though. Maybe you could ask the venue how much room they typically have in the middle? We had 10 person tables and there was not much room after everything was put out. You have to think about food plates, salad plates, salt, pepper, water glasses, coffee cups, alcohol glasses, etc. 

Post # 5
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

I agree with previous poster that it’s too much. More isn’t always better–sometimes it’s just more. 

Post # 6
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753 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

They look really good but I think they’re at the awkward height of not being able to see or talk to the person across the table from you. 

Could you maybe get rid of the vases and add the bling straight into flowers somehow? 

Post # 7
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

@Melex:  

How big is that table square that the vases are sitting on, and how tall are the vases?

I think they look really nice together, but estimating size based on the candle, if you have all 3 vases, it’s going to be too crowded for a 60 inch round table. Maybe try the 2 lower vases and the candle, or one vase and 2 candles?

 

 

 

Post # 8
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2012

Yes, they’re too much. I’d do one flower ball surrounded by votives if it were me. Less is more. More is just clutter.

Post # 12
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

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@Melex:  If that’s a 12×12 square, then it probably is ok. Will they be sitting on a tray or a table runner?

Post # 14
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

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@Melex:  Sounds very pretty! If you still want candles, a few small tealight holders near the vases should be fine too!

 

 

Post # 15
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: February 1998

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@Melex:  I don’t think it’s too much at all. It looks really pretty to me:)

Post # 16
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

They just look shorter then. I take back the end of my comment and vote they’re good

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