Okay, on to our first centerpiece idea designed and crafted by the ridiculously talented Meg Fickling Pearson of La Partie Events. If you plan on designing your own florals, these are great inspiration, as they are all very simple and yet unbelievable striking. Plus, Meg has included the retail cost of all materials so you’ll really know what you are dealing with…

la partie diy centerpieces

all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo

Materials
1 White IKEA Stockholm Vase $34.99
1 White IKEA Blomster Vase, medium round $9.99
1 White IKEA Blomster Vase, small round $3.99
1 White IKEA Blomster Vase, medium $9.99
5 Clear Glass IKEA Glimma Tea Light Holders $1.99/6 pack
5 White IKEA Glimma Tea Lights $5.99 / 24 pack
3 White IKEA Mjallby Candles $2.99 each
2 Yards Striped IKEA Elisabet Fabric $8.99 / yard
Pink Lepto Flower $11.25 per bunch
Pink Cherry Blossom $22.50 per bunch
Pink Anemone Flowers $18.75 per bunch
Pink Cactus Flowers $12.50 per bunch

Notes from Meg…

Place pink lepto, pink cherry blossom, pink anemone and pink cactus flower to fit in each vase.  Fill vases all the way to the top so all the stems receive water.  Arrange on table as shown in photo.

Here is another, slightly more modest variation of the same idea, using different linens and adorning with different accessories…

la partie diy centerpieces

all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo

Materials
1 White IKEA Blomster Vase, medium round $9.99
2 Yards IKEA Katarina Fabric $7.99 / yard
2 White Round IKEA Florera Candles $4.99 Each
Pink Anemone Flowers $18.75 per bunch


Notes from Meg…

Place pink anemone in vase.  Fill vase all the way to the top so all the stems receive water.  Arrange on table as shown in photo.

So much more inspiration from Meg at La Partie Events on the way! Even if you aren’t into DIY centerpieces, the eye candy is enough to make you jump for joy.