Arranging centrepiece flowers yourself can save you big bucks — and it doesn't have to be complicated. Find some inspiration and some DIY floral arrangement tutorials in this here roundup, including tricks for using grocery store bouquets and thrifted finds, but still making a big impact.
Paper flowers in a pot look great, but accenting them with sparkly things takes them from pretty, to pretty AWESOME! Adding non-floral accents to centrepieces goes a long way. Not to mention how great those terracotta planters look!
The vases themselves can be the conversation piece when they're interesting and mis-matched. Collect a bunch of glass vases of various sizes and line your flowers (real or paper) down your tables. Bonus: mis-matched, thrifted vases could double as favours!
Super simple single stems in vases arranged in a planter box are easy but eye-catching. This tutorial shows you how to make this awesome rustic planter box.