Mood board: Summer garden party

From candles in teacups to home-made lemonade in jam jars, you'll be loving these ideas for your summer wedding

A stylish summer


Make your day extra special with these fabulous ideas for laid-back summer style.


By Kate Hornby

Main photograph: Chiara Romagnoli. Stylist: Sally Dixon

Light up your love


Pretty tea cup candles will look great scattered around the room.

Teacup candles, £9.50 each, Rosies Amoire (rosiesamoire.co.uk)

Sweet scent


This gorgeous fusion of tiger orchid and sparkling ginger eau de toilette will make you smell oh-so-sweet.

Jimmy Choo eau de parfum, from £39 for 40ml, Debenhams (debenhams.com)

Good enough to eat


Decorate your cake in a delicious country garden style.

Rose and eucalyptus cake, £915, Maisie Fantasie (maisiefantasie.co.uk)

Quench your thirst


We love the idea of having home-made lemonade served in these cute jam jars.

Glass jars, £18 for six, Peach Blossom (notonthehighstreet.com)

Country blooms


Choose a lovely rustic bouquet to fit your country theme.

Rose, protea and ivy foliage bouquet, from £75, Bloomin’gayles (bloomingayles.co.uk)

Spread some love


Treat your guests to yummy jam favours that look great on the table too.

Spiced fig jam, £4.95 for 340g, Toast (toast.co.uk )

Heads up


A super-cute headband is the ideal accessory for your flower girls.

Taffeta rose headband, £21, Rock ‘n Rose (rocknrose.co.uk)

Floating on air


This beautiful dress is the perfect dreamy style for your country-inspired maids.

Dress, £84, Blush London (blushfashion.com)

Absolutely flawless


Keep your complexion looking as fresh as a daisy with a little help from this handy skin illuminator.

Dior skinflash radiance booster pen, £25, House of Fraser (houseoffraser.co.uk)

Gorgeous gems


Floral print earrings tie in perfectly with the look.

Mignonette earrings, £90, Susie Warner (susiewarner.com)


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