10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

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As your wedding guests enter your wedding reception venue, their eyes will be drawn to the wedding centerpieces on your wedding guest tables. For that reason an eye-catching wedding centerpiece is one of the keys to successful wedding decor. Today we have 10 unbelievably creative wedding centerpiece ideas for you to check out.

Flower wedding centerpieces are the most popular wedding centerpiece choice, and there are many amazing, magnificent and gorgeous floral wedding centerpieces to choose from. But a creative and unique non-floral wedding centerpiece can be just as appealing, if not more so, than one made of flowers.



Since your wedding centerpiece options are not limited to the standard vase and floral arrangement, you want to consider some of the gorgeous tall wedding centerpieces that create a dramatic atmosphere to highlight the beauty and stylish aura of your wedding tablescapes. Or distinctive and unique wedding centerpieces, such as fruit and veggie wedding centerpieceswhich will bring life to your wedding reception table, as well as many other unique and easy wedding centerpiecesincluding summer themed wedding centerpieces or these brilliant wedding centerpiece ideasthese stunning wedding centerpieces or these 15 magnificent wedding centerpieces or these cloche wedding centerpieces

Check out these 10 unbelievably creative wedding centerpiece ideas, from Colin Cowie Weddings:

Centerpieces set the tone for an entire event, so why not “wow” your guests with a unique arrangement? An eye-catching centerpiece can make your event totally Instagram worthy. Better yet, a memorable centerpiece doesn’t have to break the bank! From simple and understated to dramatic and over-the-top, we’re sharing 10 of the most creative and head-turning centerpieces to incorporate into your wedding.




1. Ethereal Fairy Lights

Delicate fairy lights placed inside of bell jars or terrariums bring a touch of whimsy to any table setting. Your event will feel absolutely magical with the addition of these twinkling lights.10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Colin Miller; Event by Colin Cowie Celebrations

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Angel He Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

2. Mono-Floral Arrangements
For a modern feel, try placing single flowers in a variety of vases. Alternate the size or color of the flowers and vases for an eclectic mix-and-match look.

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Corbin Gurkin Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Sara & Rocky Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Joielala Photographie

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

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3. Mini Hot Air Balloons

We can’t get enough of these quirky miniature hot air balloons. Whether sitting in baskets or hanging above, this centerpiece would be a playful addition to any tabletop.10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Logan Cole Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by 5ive15ifteen Photography

4. Fabulous Floating Candles

Floating candles are elegant, set the mood, and are an affordable way to make a big impact with your wedding décor. An added bonus: everyone looks better in the soft glow of candlelight.

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by A Day of Bliss Photography Inc.; Event by Cynthia Ross Affairs

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Christian Oth Studio

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas 10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Colin Miller; Event by Colin Cowie Celebrations

5. Sensational Succulents

As an alternative to blooming flowers, try using succulents for a bit of subtle greenery on your table. Succulents can work as a neutral in your color palette, while still bringing an organic aspect to your décor.

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Colin Miller; Event by Colin Cowie Celebrations

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Watson Studios; Event by Off the Beaten Path Weddings

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas



6. Glam Feathers

To heighten the drama, tall arrangements of feathers lend an air of old Hollywood glamour. Imagine women in elbow length gloves, sipping champagne beneath towering vases of white ostrich feathers – how chic!10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Colin Miller; Event by Colin Cowie Celebrations

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Rebecca Weiss Photography; Event by X-Quisite Flowers & Events

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Jess Elysse Photography; Floral by A Design Resource

7. Delicious Edible Displays

What’s better than a centerpiece that serves two purposes? Make an edible centerpiece of charcuterie, plates of fruit, or containers of cookies – it will feed and impress your guests!

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Kate Webber Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Ashley Batz; Styling by Erin Hiemstra + Bianca Sotelo 

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Colin Miller; Event by Colin Cowie Celebrations

8. Vintage Lanterns

Filled with candles, flowers, or a combination of the two, lanterns can be used to create a charming centerpiece. We love the old-world vibe they bring to a table.10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas 10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Onelove Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas



9. Prettily Potted Herbs

Herbs in small flowerpots are one of the simplest and sweetest centerpieces, with the added bonus of their fresh aroma. Try to select herbs that will compliment the menu, such as rosemary if you’re serving roasted chicken or basil if you’re serving pasta.

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Divine Day Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Docuvitae Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Lane Dittoe

10. Shining Reflective Surfaces

A mirrored runner or vase can offer just the right amount of sparkle to your reception table. Mirrors add dimension and enhance the arrangements of flowers and candles placed above.

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Colin Miller; Event by Colin Cowie Celebrations

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Duke Photography

10 Unbelievably Creative Wedding Centerpiece Ideas

Photo by Krista Mason Photography; Event by At Your Door Events

– Aliana Heffernan