Though they’re an oft-overlooked detail, escort card displays aren’t just a way to guide guests to their reception tables; they’re also a great way to create a focal point that wows guests as they first enter the reception space.
Sew in Love: DIY Seating Chart
Charlotte Fay and Troy Nicoll’s vintage-themed wedding at Lake Creek Lodge in Sisters was full of sentimental gestures, including handwritten thank-you cards for guests and a display of the mother of the bride’s wedding dress. One of the most creative, and time-consuming, touches was the cross-stitched seating chart made by the bride herself. “It took 110 hours to cross-stitch each friend and family members’ name,” says Charlotte. “But it gave me a chance to reflect on our relationship with them and why they are special to us.”