30 Winter Wedding Centrepieces & Table Decor Ideas

I do think the winter is one of the most romantic seasons, who’s with me? I mean the cosy dark nights, candlelight, rich colours, warm drinks and twinkling lights. What better time of year to say I do? ❤️

Seeing as you’re planning a winter wedding, I’ve put together some of my very favourite winter centrepieces and table decoration ideas. As well as links to some gorgeous table accessories and my top winter wedding styling tips.

Centrepieces & Wedding Table Decor Ideas To Create A Winter Wonderland

It’s exciting choosing your winter table decorations, but I also know that it can be tricky to decide on the perfect centre for your wedding table.

But I am here to the rescue with my round-up of seriously romantic centrepieces. Ready to take a look at all the pretty ideas? Let’s go!

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1. Blousy Blooms

Go bold with a bountiful and tall floral display. Pop your metal stand on a log slice for additional height.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Table Decor Candles Tall Flowers Red Pink Michelle Huggleston Photography Photo: Michelle Huggleston Photography via Oxwich Bay Hotel Wedding Room Decoration Centrepieces & Flowers: The Wedding Business


2. Reuse Bouquets

Take your bouquets from ceremony to reception and use them as centrepieces. It’s a great way to reuse decor and save cash on your flower budget.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Idea Bouquet Ben Barron Photo: Ben Barron via Aswarby Rectory Wedding Florist: Number 27


3. Pure White & Blue

Go for pure white wedding flowers, using gypsophila and roses to create this effect. Along with tall white candles and blue linen.

Blue White Winter Wedding Table Decor Gypsophila Natalie Silvester Photography  Photo: Natalie Silvester Photography via Blue White Wedding Ideas Stylist: The Wedding Bee


4. And By Night

Then by night, you can see how the same table transforms into a glowing, inviting space to dine. Wow.

Winter Wedding Decor Table Runner Candles Natalie Silvester Photography Photo: Natalie Silvester Photography via Blue White Wedding Ideas Stylist: The Wedding Bee


5. Jewel Tones

Jewel tones are a great winter wedding colour idea. Rich, sumptuous and so very gorgeous. Team bright flowers with gold candlesticks and gold-rimmed plates.

Jewel Tone Gold Winter Wedding Table Decoration Thorn and Found Photo: Thorn and Found via Somersbury Barn Wedding Props & Table Styling: The Prop Library


6. Dark & Simple

Simple candles with a greenery runner and red napkins make for a beautifully cosy space.

Winter Wedding Tables Long Greenery Red Napkins Ben Barron Photo: Ben Barron via Aswarby Rectory Wedding Florist: Number 27


7. Mistletoe

Does it get any more festive than mistletoe? Perfect for Christmas weddings! Add hanging lanterns and dainty wire fairy lights to complete the look.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Round Table Christmas Mistletoe Thyme Lane Photography Photo: Thyme Lane Photography via Christmas Marquee Wedding Florist & Stylist: Starry Eyed Weddings


8. Rustic Moss

Source eco-friendly moss and use it alongside wooden tableware and log candle holders. All the woodland vibes are brought inside for a cosy affair!

Natural Rustic Winter Wedding Table Moss Decor Jenna Kathleen Photographer Photo: Jenna Kathleen Photographer via Ethical Natural Wedding Ideas


9. Terrarium

Terrariums are a fun way to spice up a winter centrepiece, with candles surrounding it can look stunning.

Winter Wedding Terrarium Centrepiece Black Gold Bloom Weddings Photo: Bloom Weddings via Carriage Hall Wedding Décor/Hire: Princess Occasions


10. Black & Gold

Team dark bloom with gold cutlery, napkins and slate table mats for a decadent wintery vibe.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Black Gold Ideas Ayelle Photography Photo: Ayelle Photography via Modern Gothic Wedding Ideas Woods Venue Styling: Fleur De Lace


11. Gin Bottle

Save old gin bottles and use them for flowers then pop them onto hessian runners. Budget and eco-friendly, win-win!

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Gin Bottle Flowers Two D Photography Photo: Two D Photography  via Dodmoor House Wedding Day Florist & Decor: Greenroom Flowers


12. Gold Sequin Runner

Add some glam with gold sequin fabric running down the centre. As the afternoon light dims, the twinkle of the candlelight will dance on the sequins.

Winter Wedding Table Idea Gold Sequin Runner Sarah J Scott Photography Photo: Sarah J Scott Photography via Blue Purple Gold Wedding Ideas Stylist: Kate Marie Event Styling


13. Floating Pine Cone Candles

Collect pine cones sustainably and add them with floating candles to tall vases. So stylish yet rustic it’s a really unique winter wedding decor idea for your table.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Table Floating Candles Christmas Pine Cones Naomi Mills Photography Photo: Naomi Mills Photography via Christmas Wedding Theme Planner: HS Weddings


14. Swathes Of Red Roses

Now, roses are a notoriously expensive flower, so beware, this look could be expensive to pull off. But wow! Don’t the flower arrangements look great with the hurricane candlestick holders?

Winter Wedding Table Red Rose Flowers Centrepiece Runner Brandon and Serena Photography Photo: Brandon and Serena Photography via Red Rose Wedding Ideas Flowers: Simply Elegant by Emma


15. Cream & Gold

Pair cream table runners with neutral blooms, pampas grass and gold candles for an effortless and timeless table style.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Gold Candles Tealights Tall Flowers Pampas Grass The Light Painters Photo: The Light Painters via Cockliffe Country House Wedding Florist: Sophie’s Flower Co


16. Red Velvet Runner

Red velvet is a tactile and romantic texture to add to a romantic winter centrepiece.

Winter Wedding Table Black Red Decor Candles Olivia Yuen Photo Photo: Olivia Yuen Photo via New Orleans Micro Wedding Planner: Becca Kelly


17. Grey & Greenery

Grey is a surprisingly beautiful tone to use on your wedding table and it works especially well with greenery. The ombre wine glasses, fabric and marbled tableware all add a softness.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Grey Runner Candles Grace Elizabeth Photography Photo: Grace Elizabeth Photography via Grey Wedding Ideas Styling: Rebecca Marie Weddings & Events


18. Blue White & Brass

Ducky blue and brass accessories look fantastic with white wedding flowers and illustrated stationery.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Table Decorations Blue Brass Greenery Ideas SJP Photography Photo: SJP Photography via Dusky Blue Wedding Floristry & Styling: Sweetpea and Ivy


19. Cosy Linen

Bring in the Hygge vibes with the softest linen napkins piled onto rustic tables. This would make for an unusual winter table decor look.

Rustic Winter Wedding Table Cosy Fabric Candles Emily Tyler Photography Photo: Emily Tyler Photography via Upthorpe Wood Wedding Styling: Smoke & Wildwood


20. Gold Candles

Mix and match different gold candle holders for a natural yet glamorous style.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Idea Blue Linen Gold Candles Joanna Briggs Photography Photo: Joanna Briggs Photography via Winter Blue Barn Wedding Ideas Glassware, Cutlery & Table Linen: Table To Dine For


21. Spruce & Pine Cones

Log cabin vibes all the way with a spruce runner, copper cutlery and of course, candles!

Winter Wedding Table Spruce Greenery Garland Decor Fairy Lights Mini and Me Photography Photo: Mini and Me Photography via Christmas Wedding Ideas Flowers: East Kent Flower Company


22. Snowy White & Icy Blue

How about an ice-blue wedding theme, teamed with pure snowy white touches? The blue glasses and glass candle holders look strikingly beautiful.

Winter Wedding Table Decorations Snowy Blue White Ryann Lindsey Wedding Photography Photo: Ryann Lindsey Wedding Photography via Snowy Winter Wonderland Anniversary Shoot Design & Decor: Confetti Studio


23. Starry Accessories

Add cute starry accessories as an xmas wedding table decoration idea.

Winter Wedding Tablescape Stars Navy Gold Christine Third Wheeling Photo: Christine Third Wheeling via Celestial Wedding Ideas Styling, Props & Stationery: The Elysian Styling Co.


24. Lantern Candles

Use lanterns as a swap for fresh flowers. Forage for greenery in your garden and gift the candle holders to guests to reuse them.

Winter Centrepiece Lantern Candles Foliage Siobhan Beales Photography Photo: Siobhan Beales Photography via Wick Farm Bath Wedding Flowers: Hibiscus and Hodge


25. Traditional Red & Green Christmas

For a Christmas wedding table, go for classic green and gold decor. Charger plates and placemats add a gorgeous layered feel.

Wintery Christmas Red Green Wedding Table Idea Barbara Markiewicz Photography Photo: Barbara Markiewicz Photography via Christmas Tree Farm Wedding Stylist: Ambience Venue Styling


26. Foliage & Candlelight

More is more when it comes to foliage on a winter wedding table. Add candles and fairy lights for all the twinkle.

Winter Wedding Table Decor Greenery Candles Laura Coughlan Photo: Laura Coughlan via Silver Blue Wedding Florist Stationery & Décor: Starry Eyed Weddings


27. Blue & Gold

Take inspiration from the night sky with deep blue, gold and star wedding table decorations. The celestial table confetti is a gorgeous finishing touch.

Blue Brass Wedding Table Top Centrepiece Olegs Samsonovs Photography Photo: Olegs Samsonovs Photography via Moon Stars Wedding Ideas Styling & Venue: Hayne House


28. Pretty & Delicate

Light and bright can be a great option for a winter wedding centrepiece. Add a pop of deep red to tie it all together.

Pretty Soft Winter Wedding Table Decor Pastel Steph Kiely Photography Photo: Steph Kiely Photography via Purple Winter Wedding Ideas Venue Styling: Ambience Venue Styling Buckinghamshire


29. Pillar Candle Top Table

For a showstopping top table decor idea, use lots of pillar candles.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Idea Pillar Candles Leah Lombardi Photo: Leah Lombardi via Preston Priory Barn Wedding Flowers: Jules Florist


30. Sweetheart Table

A sweetheart table for two can be oh-so-special too.

Sweetheart Winter Wedding Table Candles Runner Stephanie Dreams Photography Photo: Stephanie Dreams Photography via Woodland Wedding Inspiration Styling: All Things Pretty Weddings and Events


Winter Wedding Table Styling Tips

Here are my top tips for styling a wedding centrepiece:

  • Work in odd numbers for a natural style – with flowers, candles and accessories.
  • Use a variety of different heights to add interest to your table.
  • Do a practice run and see how your final winter centrepiece could look.
  • Stay true to your budget and don’t feel you have to overspend to have gorgeous decor.
  • Consider your table shapes and leave enough space for guests to dine.

Winter Wedding Centrepiece Elements

  • Main focal point – flowers/decorations
  • Linen – napkin/cloth/runner
  • Base – log slice/tray/mirror/wire
  • Light – fairy lights/candles
  • Container – for decor/flowers
  • Optional – fruit/vegetables/confetti etc.
  • Info – menu/signs/table name or number


And there we have it, winter wedding centrepiece ideas, table decorations as well as my top table styling tips. It’s now time to go and have fun arranging your table centres – yay!


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