Are you as Pinterest obsessed as we are? Then you know that you will get plenty of awesome wedding ideas to style your very own sweet table on Pinterest! Get inspired and get lost in all the prettiness that Pinterest can offer you! Sweet Tables and candy tables are so popular for weddings, birthday parties, baby showers and practically any event that you can think of. They are an awesome double for gift favors!
Anyone can put a sweet table together, but if it is not well coordinated with your event theme, it tends to take away from it. Keep in mind that this candy/dessert table will practically be one of the main focus of your event! Style it well!
They are especially great for weddings as they can double as gift favors! Anyone can put a sweet table together, but if it is not well coordinated with your event theme, it tends to take away from it. Keep in mind that this candy/dessert table will practically be one of the main focus of your event! Style it well!
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Pick a Color Palette
Picking your color palette is the number one thing to consider before designing your candy or dessert table. What is your event theme, what are your color themes? It’s not necessary to limit yourself to a single hue, as long as everything is aesthetically pleasing, feel free to choose a whole spectrum of colors that go well together.
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The next thing you should consider is adding some dimension to your candy jars as well as plates that you might use. Choose a range of shapes and sizes to add depth and height to your design! Keep in mind the size of your buffet table. Typically a one 6 foot table works well for dessert tables. Don’t be afraid to stack some boxes under some jars to give it height! If the boxes are not pretty, cover it with the linens you are using to set up.
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Pick out Your Candy Carefully
Curate your candy carefully! Definitely, ensure that everything you pick is well coordinated with your wedding colors as much as possible! Also, ensure they are easy to eat and guests are able to get to it easily either with a scoop or mini fork! Make sure you have a good mix of different types of candies and desserts to please everyone. Have a good mix of different types of candy. Not sure where to get your candy?
Accessorize and Accessorize
We love to accessorize. Use some of your decor elements to add to your candy buffet. A nice backdrop would work, large mirrors or frames! Balloons also do wonders if they are huge and are a neutral color! Add some flowers and candles to add to the theme and ambiance. Definitely theme it as much as possible like just like your wedding, every detail counts! Don’t forget your cute scoops, tongs, and baggies for the guests to put the candy in.
Customize your napkins to match your theme (add your event date, your name to the napkin). Take a look at all your candy accessories right here!
Don’t forget your signage! This is a big one! Personalize your signage and make it work for your event and theme!
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I hope these help you! If you need more help with your DIY candy buffet, JustCandy are well equipped to help you get the most out of your candy theme!
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