Gold with Fusia Flowers! To stay within budget, try crafting smaller items, like centerpieces. These spray-painted glass bottles look gorgeous as simple vases for individual blossoms. See more at Wedding Chicks.
Idea: A quaint old adage in fancy-schmancy script. Could do other language(s) with English translation on bottom of cup, or on the part of saucer covered by cup. A variety of sizes shapes would become a matched set if all were painted same color.