Rustic Country Wedding Ideas

Fancy a Rustic Country Wedding in Somerset? Here are some of our favourite ideas for a DIY country-inspired celebration…

  • milk churn for rustic country wedding

    Milk churns

    1. Use a milk churn for a stunning floral display

  • rustic country wedding sign

    Fingerpost signs

    2. Stencil your own rustic country wedding signs

  • sash window table plan at a rustic country wedding

    Table plan

    3. Use an old sash window for your table plan

  • old painted ladder display at rustic country wedding

    Rustic ladder

    4. Give an old ladder a new lease of life with some paint and use it as a display stand

  • metal watering cans at a rustic country wedding

    Flower vases

    5. Galvanised watering cans make great flower vases

  • rustic country wedding flowers

    Jam jars

    6. Decorate mis-matched jars and bottles

  • potted lavender wedding centrepiece

    Living plants

    7. Use potted lavender (or any other living plant) for a low-cost table centre piece – simply wrap your pots in some fabric or hessian and tie with ribbon. As an added bonus, it’ll make your venue smell sweet!

  • cheese wedding cake


    8. Have a ‘naked’ wedding cake, or a cheese tower instead of a traditional wedding cake

  • hessian table runners

    Table runners

    9. Use strips of hessian for table runners on rustic wooden tables

  • log slice centrepiece


    10. Log slices make the perfect table centre piece for flowers, tables numbers or favours. They also make a great alternative to a traditional guest book

  • straw bales for a rustic country wedding

    Straw bales

    11. Use straw or hay bales as seating for an authentic rustic country wedding

  • rustic country wedding bouquets


    12. Choose flowers that are in season locally for your bridal party’s bouquets

At the Barn at Cott Farm, we are here to help. Many of the ideas listed above are included in our wedding venue packages or can be easily sourced through our local suppliers. Please contact us if you would like help in planning your special day.

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