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8 Wedding Reception Flower Centerpieces With Candles

Kailee Palileo 03 Jul 2023
greenery centerpiece paired with three tall white candles

When it comes to creating enchanting and captivating table scapes, few elements can rival the combination of candles and flower centerpieces. The soft, flickering glow of candlelight adds a warm and intimate ambiance, while the beauty and fragrance of flowers bring a touch of nature's elegance to any setting. In this blog post, we will explore the mesmerizing fusion of candles and flower centerpieces, delving into the enchantment they create and offering inspiration for incorporating this captivating duo into your own table décor. Here are 8 of our favorite candles with centerpieces:

tan and white flower table centerpieces with tall slim candles

The use of a tan, brown, and white color scheme creates a visually striking and aesthetically pleasing atmosphere, especially when complemented with the soft, warm glow of candles. When candles are incorporated into this color scheme, their flickering light casts gentle shadows, creating a captivating play of light and shadow that adds an element of enchantment and intimacy. tablescape with pink, purple, and white flowers featuring lit candles

Peonies, with their lush and voluminous blooms, are renowned for their beauty and elegance. Their soft, delicate petals in various shades of pink and white make them a stunning focal point that draws attention and adds a touch of romance to any occasion. When combined with candles, peony centerpieces create a truly light and airy table centerpiece. The subtle light of the candles enhances the natural beauty of the peonies, casting a soft and flattering light on their exquisite petals.

white and ivory flower centerpieces with tall white candles
The overall effect of white roses, clear vases, and white candles is a stunning display that embodies a sense of purity, sophistication, and modernity. The clean lines and monochromatic scheme create a fresh feeling, while the combination of natural elements and soft candlelight adds warmth and a touch of romance. This arrangement effortlessly achieves a clean and sleek look, making it a timeless choice for those seeking a sophisticated and minimalist aesthetic.
picnic table with garland centerpiece with candles in glass vases
The combination of candles and flowers not only exudes elegance but also possesses a rustic and vintage charm, making it a versatile choice for various settings. This pairing, particularly when used on picnic tables, adds a delightful touch of natural beauty and nostalgia to the event. It is a great way to take your outdoor wedding, to the next level. For more inspiration, check out these photos: 
tea light candles with pink purple and orange flowers for a table centerpiece
fall centerpiece with orange and red candles and a greenery garland
candle used as table number for centerpiece at wedding
pink and white flower centerpiece with tall white candles on candle stand
The versatility of the flowers and candles pairing is one of its most enchanting features. Whether it's a formal event like a wedding or a more casual gathering, this combination seamlessly adapts to the occasion, elevating the atmosphere and creating a memorable experience. From grand celebrations to intimate dinners, the flowers and candles pairing adds a touch of sophistication and charm that suits almost any setting.
FiftyFlowers is an exceptional resource for those seeking convenient and stunning floral arrangements. With our wide selection of ready-to-go centerpieces, garlands, and bulk flowers, we offer a perfect complement to candles. FiftyFlowers' commitment to quality ensures that the flowers are fresh and vibrant, allowing them to perfect the glow and ambiance provided by candles.

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Featured Photo: Ceremony: Loft 310 in Kalamazoo, MI, Reception: Upper Loft at Loft 310 in Kalamazoo, MI, Food/Drinks: Loft 310 Catering by Chef Tony Boswell, Dessert: Sweetwaters Donut Mill in Kalamazoo, MI, Bridal Gown: David's Bridal, Bridesmaid Dresses: David's Bridal, Groom/Groomsmen Attire: JCPenney, Flowers: Fifty Flowers, bouquets and boutonnieres created by my sister Jordan Balbuena with assistance of other bridesmaids, Hair: Daniel Jordan Salon, Jordan Balbuena is my hairstylist!, Make Up by: Kristin Gustavson, Photography: Kayla McCarthy Photography

Photo 1: Venue + Curated Style Cuisine: @holbrookehotel Photographer: @thedelauras, Videographer: @natachajolene, Design, Styling + Coordinator: @epic_thyme Styling + Floral Designer: @bloomandvine Wholesale Flowers: @fiftyflowers, Cake Designer: @ediblememories_, Hair + Makeup Artist: @lisaharter_hmua, Gowns: @aebridal @thebridalbox.roseville @delarosasbridal Diamond Bridal Gallery @onyxbridalsac, Suits: @tuxedodenca, Jewelry + Ties: @macysroseville @macys, Jewelry + Accessories: @laurastarkdesigns @mariellonline @the_modern_gem @monjudestudio @renewablejewels @sorrellisparkle, Rentals: @celebrationseventrentals @blossomfarmvintagerentals, Linens: MG Linen Services, Paperie + Custom Signage: @fawcettavepaperco, Calligrapher: @inkfurie, Real Couple Models: Beth + Kelvin, Publication: @realweddingsmag

Photo 2, 4, 5 & 6: FiftyFlowers

Photo 3: Venue @wichitacountryclub, Photo @kayxbeephoto, Video @wildoakfilms, Band @patricklentzentertainment, Makeup @beautycallmakeup, Hair @pinsandknots, Cake @buckinghamcakes.ict, Cupcakes @wichitacakecreations, Spray Tan @spraymegolden, Lighting @leluci_ict, Bridal Dress @mikaellabridal @altarbridal

Photo 7: Photographer: @jessicamannsphotography Venue + Catering: @kinderring, Planner: @beautymarkedevents, Florals: Arranged by the bride with @fiftyflowers Rings: @michaelcojewelers, DJ: @touchofsoundllc, Dress: @davidsbridal, Tux: @theblacktux, Officiant: Rabbi Brian H. Denker, Linens: @partylinerentals, Hair: Jaime Edwards, Makeup: @sophieepstein, Favors: Genegantslet Maple Products

Photo 8: Styling, Design and Coordination: @wilblissandco, Photographer + Calligrapher: @deniseandbryan, Venue: @thecottageatriverbend, Furniture Rentals: @rustiquerentalsandeventdesign, Table Decor: @flyingchina, Cake + Strawberries: @bakemoecakes, Macarons: @bakety_bake, Invitations + Stationary:, Wedding Rings: @hendricksonsjewelers, Florals: @fiftyflowers, Floral Design: @lae.event.floral, Wedding Gowns: @katesbridalcottage, Tux: @theblacktux, Heels: @bellabelleshoes, Hats: @gigipip, Garters: @gartergirl, Makeup: @beautyby_kenna_, Models: @bre_carden + Ricky



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