Romantic Reception Candles

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It’s hard to deny the magic of candlight. Long a wedding decor mainstay, they bring sophistication and romance to any reception. From tealights to tapers, glass-encased pillars or even magical candles floating above, there are so many ways to bring the glamour of candles into your wedding.

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Exquisite glass details from the ceiling to the candelabras polish this wedding perfectly. Photo: Chrisman Studios and Christoper Bobek, Floral: Newberry Brothers

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Multi-tiered glass candles create the perfect romantic glow at a long table setting. Photo: Gruber Photographers, Floral Design: Atlas Floral Decorators, Wedding Planner: Lindsay Landman Events

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Just imagine this garden as the sun goes down and the party continues into the wee hours lit only by tall candles. Photo: lane dittoe fine art wedding photographs, Planner: Thomas Bui Lifestyle, Floral: Flower Divas

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Tall tapers in front of your guests, a ring of pillar candles behind them to create a cozy feeling. Via: The Knot

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Lush florals are even more luxuriant with candlelight from below…or hanging from! Photo: Brian Dorsey Studios Floral: Tantawan Bloom

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The magical look of glass spheres filled with tealights make your wedding venue oh-so-modern. Via: Preston Bailey

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Experiment with shapes. Square vases add structure to the a centerpiece made of almost nothing but candles. Photo: White Lilac Event Planning

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Don’t stop at burning candles. Electric ones add another level of glow (and may be the only ones your venue allows). Photography: Sylvie Gil, Planner: Sharon Sacks, Floral: Mindy Rice 

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Even the entrance of your venue can be graced with candles, like this modern installation-style design. The floral wall of hydrangeas and roses doesn’t hurt, either. Photo: Gold Grid Studios, Floral and Event Design: Kesh Designs

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Surround your cake with teeny-tiny tealights for a picture perfect dessert table. Photo: Jose Villa, Cake: Hey there, cupcake! 

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Tall manzanita centerpieces dripping with crystals and flickering flames make that fairytale look a reality. Photo: Kristen Weaver, Floral: Raining Roses Productions

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Mirrors and candles always play well together, teaming up for a timeless look. Photo: Victor Sizemore, Floral Design: Shawna Yamamoto Event Design

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An all-white canvas illuminates with the addition of a few simple candles. These orchids almost look sculptural. Photo: Brian Dorsey Studios

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One Response to Romantic Reception Candles

  1. Great details. The candles make everything look really magical! Great inspiration.