Unique Wedding Reception Table Number Ideas
If you decide to have a seating chart for your wedding reception, you will need to find a way to label each table, correct? Although numbers are the classic choice, you don’t have to settle for a plain ole’ white card with a number on it! There are many great alternatives out there. If you are seeking a more distinctive and creative way to direct guests to their assigned table, here are just a few of the fun ideas I found!
These gorgeous vellum luminary table numbers, from Made For You, Just By Me, can be customized with your own logo, monogram or phrase.
The couple below found an image of “American Gothic” and superimposed their faces for their bridal party table utilizing Photoshop. How cool is that?!
Take a stroll around your own neighborhood and snap some photos of funky numbers on houses, awnings or signs.
This clever couple named their tables different years (1984, 1999, 2001, etc.) and displayed a photo of themselves from that particular year!
Ask your photographer to take a few photos of you holding up numbers during your engagement session! If you are using your engagement pics for “Save the Date” cards or other wedding related correspondence, this will ensure a consistent look, as all of the photos will have been taken on the same day.
Consider having custom wine bottle labels made with your table numbers. The bottles can then be opened by your waitstaff during the dinner service! Your guests will surely be impressed!
Just remember, anything goes! So grab your camera and capture some silly moments between you as a couple.
You could simply paint or stamp your table numbers onto rocks or stones. This is a very inexpensive way to identify tables and also weigh menus down, if you are having an outdoor wedding reception.
This couple really thought “outside the box” when they created their reversible table number images! I love it!
If you are looking for a more modern, industrial look for your table numbers…consider placing freestanding numbers made of aluminum or stainless steel on each table.
Is there a particular sport or hobby that you are passioniate about as a couple? It’s easy to incorporate that into your table numbers as well!
There are, of course, many ways to infuse your personalities into your wedding day details. Displaying your table numbers in a fun and surprising way is yet another great way to personalize your event and further enhance your guests’ experience.