We’ve been to many a wedding in our day, and we’ve seen our fair share of escort cards, to boot, from plain and simple to good-humored and giggle worthy. And while we’re all for tradition (you know the one—a round table with perfectly aligned plain cards surrounding a floral centerpiece), the escort card displays we remember most are tinged with a touch of humor or whimsy.
Happily for wedding guests everywhere, couples are increasingly going the creative route when it comes to helping their loved ones locate their seats. Keep scrolling to see eight of our favorite clever escort card displays from some seriously stylish Florida weddings.
It may not be the same gargantuan proportions as Kim and Kanye’s sky-high flower wall, but this six-foot-tall moss monogram “H” seating cart is just as chic. (The mirrored escort cards serve double duty as Christmas ornaments!)
This seating chart at a Rocking H Ranch reception is covered with magnolia leaves, and guests’ names are written on each leaf. As guests peel their names off the board, a painting created just for the bride and groom is revealed. Can a seating chart be any more creative?
Photo by Set Free Photography
These birdcage-shaped escort card displays would be right at home in a romantic vintage-inspired wedding. Want to take things a step further? Find a few actual cages and pin the cards all around their outsides.
Photo by Bee Photographie
This couple added a tongue-in-cheek touch to their escort card display by mixing in funky, colorful tarot cards. We see nothing but fun ahead!
For their outdoor reception at Rocking H Ranch, this couple hung escort cards on antlers for a decidedly rustic touch.
Photo by Studio222 Photography
If you’re throwing a sea-themed celebrations, tie your escort cards to delicate little starfish that your guests can take home and add to their personal shell collections.
Photo by Divine Light Wedding Photography
Turn old black-and-white family photos into escort cards to give your wedding an especially sentimental feel. What could be more fun than enjoying friends and family present and past on the day of your big celebration?
Photo by Jessica Lorren Organic Photography
Florida is a haven for anglers, and you can put your passion on display in charming fashion by attaching your guests’ escort cards onto vintage fishing poles, like this creative couple did.