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Oriental Romance: 9 Pretty Pastel Ideas For Your Wedding Reception

Encapsulating the beauty of traditional Chinese decor juxtaposed with modern elements, Wendy Lee of Asian Fusion Wedding dreamt up this dreamy pastel setting filled with heritage charm.

“The Ching Tung blue and white porcelain pattern was the inspiration and its beauty has also captivated the hearts of those in the West for many generations.  The French call it “blanc de Chine”, Wendy says.

For couples seeking a Chinoiserie chic atmosphere with a modern feel, all the inspiration you need is right here.


Concept design – Asian Fusion Weddings in collaboration with Devoted to You
Producer – Asian Fusion Weddings (
Associate Producer – Devoted to You (
Photography – Pepper and Light (
Cinematography – Summerfield Films (
Floral and Decor – The Social Rose (
Modern Asian theme sweets table – Truffle Cake and Pastry (
Traditional Asian theme sweets table – Le Dolci (
Stationery – Maison Maquette (
Modern Asian table top rentals – Plate Occasions
Traditional Asian table top rentals – Event Rental Group ( 
Chair rentals – Divine Furniture Rental ( 
Custom Tray of Togetherness – EPD Engineered Plastic Design Inc (
Venue – Estates of Sunnybrook MacLean House (
Chinese tableware – private collection


Blue and white porcelain vases impart elegance to the tablescape while a mix of pastel and fuchsia blooms give it an exuberant charm. Glam up the atmosphere with crystal stemware. Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
Shades of blue: Each place setting featured varying shades of blue, from intricately-patterned light blue chargers to sprigs of blue berries. Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
Amp up your table with hints of gold. This set-up was created with an elegant Chinese New Year celebration in mind, but it works just as well for a romantic wedding affair too. Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
Gold roosters, the Chinese Zodiac sign of the year, were the highlights of these pretty cupcakes. For your own reception, consider your own initials or monograms. Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
Tie your dessert table to the theme with a similar colour palette. This one looks almost too pretty to eat! Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
The Chinese character for prosperous, “Fu” – equally apt for both Chinese New Year and Chinese weddings. Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
These luscious single-tier confections topped with meringues, glazed popcorn and drizzled with caramel look utterly decadent, and are marvellous whether on your dessert table or served at each table, Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
This unique menu, decorated with chopsticks, had our attention! Image: Asian Fusion Weddings
Gorgeous sugar blooms with a surprise – mini gold pineapples. Image: Asian Fusion Weddings See also: 9 Super Stylish Ways For A Contemporary White & Gold Wedding