8 creative ways to seat your wedding guests

You’ve figured out who you want to sit by whom, now it’s time to  get creative and make it your own. Here are 8 creative ideas to customize your seat assignments!

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Personalized Notes

As an alternative to traditional escort cards on a table, create a board and pin the cards horizontally. Use a mix of colors and designs that match your wedding theme. A touching addition is a thank you note on the back side. Let your guests know how much you appreciate them for attending and add a cute memory you have with each person!

 

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Add a kick to a Mexican-themed wedding by placing your escort cards on top of a lime slice and a shot of tequila. Trust us, this goes over well!

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Frame it up

For a creative twist, Maxine & Eric used several picture frames and they listed the guests by table on each frame, creating a beautiful display. Bonus: keep the frames for your house décor.

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Incorporate your wedding theme

Add elements to the seating cards according to your wedding theme, for instance, since our wedding receptions take place at a beautiful private beach, we’ve had couples bring cute, ceramic coral place card holders. One of our favorites was Jackie & Andrew’s wedding – they used ceramic sand dollars with the guest names written in gold pen.

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Let it be

If you prefer that your guests have the freedom to sit anywhere, let them know with a decorative board and a catchy phrase like: “We found each other, now find a seat!”

 

 

 

 

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Hang in there

Some couples bring cardstock with a list of guests per table that we can hang at the entrance of our reception area. Nicole and Nick went a step further and attached a cute, old-fashioned key to each — it looked classic and lovely!

Pick your “SEAT!”

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We love these beach chair seating cards almost as much as your guests will like sitting in them! (Figuratively speaking of course!)

These simple and easy-to-make beach chairs are a great to tie-in to your beach themed wedding. They also add a splash of color to the welcome table.

A “toast” to your table.f533c35c1cdf7ce78329bfb6650a9aef

Welcome your guests with a toast of champagne while sending them to their seats! These champagne seating cards are perfect to keep your wedding elegant and modern. Add a piece of fruit to any of the glasses to add a splash of color!  

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