Pumpkin Weddings…

    Pumpkin Weddings…

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What else could I possibly write about this week!  Cliche I know but there are some truly fabulous things that you can do with one of these magnificent orange globes!

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Now, if you have plumped for an October wedding then rather than avoid the humble pumpkin you should embrace it as there are some fabulous things that you can do to transform this vegetable of the season!

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Think classy not creepy!

9584c2c0ef0ccdee163f43f5c8445535You don’t have to think orange to incorporate the simple gourd into your wedding styling, as you can paint them, spray them gold and use them as sophisticated place card markers for an escort table.  Go for glitter or dress them beautifully with flowers without a single trace or hint of Halloween.

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fb7eb1cd383a77f34331d86cc7399533Now please don’t be put off by their large size and bright orange colour, which admittedly  can make them a challenge to use for decorating purposes.  However, with a few simple adornments and a dash of creativity you can transform the humble pumpkin into something truly wonderful.

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Pumpkins make great luminaries, but instead of turning them into the traditional jack-o-lanterns, why not use them as sophisticated candle holders instead?

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Hollow them out to use for Wine coolers

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And this is probably my favourite method so far!  Grab yourself a power drill and get creative!

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If you have decided to embrace the colour then do it with style!

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