Creating a picnic wedding is a fantastic idea for summer weddings; everyone loves eating alfresco. If you are having your wedding reception at a venue that has outside space that you can use, a picnic wedding would be perfect. Use picnic tables and scatter blankets around for your guests to sit on, have picnic baskets full of lovely food for your guests to dive into and share, and hang balloons, jars of flowers and ribbons in the trees. With the right styling you can create a wonderful, relaxed wedding for you and your guests to enjoy.

Here are some ideas for wedding picnics.

Wedding Picnic Ideas Mood Board

Picnic Picture – NIBS

Picnic Basket – Pink Poppy Photography via Flickr

Picnic Table – A Summer Picnic Wedding

Jar Vases – Blossoming Visions

Wooden Picnic Platter – Cox and Cox

Dessert Table – Frolic

Picnic Sandwiches – Martha Stewart

Flower Bucket – Country Living

Picture of a wedding breakfast menu by Marianne Taylor Photography

Image Courtesy of Marianne Taylor Photography

How will our two thoroughly modern, very distinctive royal couples approach choosing their wedding menu?

Royal wedding receptions follow a fairly standard design – a large canapé reception followed by a smaller, more private dinner for around 120 guests, finishing with dancing and further merriment in the evening.

It’s worth remembering that whilst the Royal family are required to follow protocol, they always lead (rather than follow) fashion.

When it comes to choosing their food, I think that both couples have the confidence and maturity to make every aspect their own…

Read the full article by Julie Gray on The Wedding Community.

Royal Wedding Menu Ideas | The Wedding Community