A ‘novel’ idea for a table plan using old books


Wedding table plan of old books

I’m not a huge fan of going with wedding ideas that don’t mean much to you or that don’t have relevance to you as a couple.  It seems rather daft to use things simply for the sake of it, when there must be so many other ideas out there that do mean something to you that can be incorporated into your wedding day.

So I’m not suggesting this is an idea for everyone, but its a pretty clever idea I think – perfect if you are a book lover, or perhaps you met in a University library.  This table plan has been created by grouping old books together and tying them with ribbon, with each pile of books representing a table.  Then into each book tucking a piece of paper with each guests name on.

Image: Kimberlee Miller via Project Wedding


Adam on 9. February, 2012

What a lovely idea!

Lee Lomas on 9. February, 2012

Nice, very individual idea. Did the guests get to kep ‘their’ book?


CharlieB on 9. February, 2012

Thanks Adam and Lee for your comments – I’m not sure if the guests got to keep their book, but this would be a lovely idea that you could do and double them up as wedding favours.

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