A hoop makes a stunning alternative to a bouquet. Combine textured elements and flowers along the bottom of the hoop for something striking to have and to hold. New Zealand Weddings magazine, Summer 2015 issue.
DIY teacup candles: Love these! So cute as a centerpiece on a tea party table or shower table. Perfect given as party favors too. Use mis-matched cups from a thrift store for a pretty, inexpensive shabby chic theme or gift.