17 Unconventional Yet Stunning Place Cards

Need a creative idea to impress your guests at your next event? These place cards will definitely get you inspired to try something new and unique.

Because let’s be real, no one actually keeps their paper place card after a party, but with these ideas, guests just might start to change their minds.

Take a look at these amazing and unconventional place cards.

1. Marble

These chic place cards will definitely add elegance to your guest tables.

2. Agate

Add a pop of colour and dimension to your place cards with these stunning agate pieces. Your guests will definitely be taking these home with them after your event.

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Agate love. Can you spot your name?

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3. Granite

Create bold and statement place cards with these beautiful and unique granite pieces; a luxurious and expensive touch to your event.

4. Leaves

The perfect place cards are sorted for any kind of outdoor event or tropical themed party.

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5. Sea Shells

A beautiful way to incorporate nature into your event, especially for anything beachy!

6. Candy Necklaces

Don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten about the most important and special guests; the kids! Your little guests will be delighted to find a surprise on their seat, and these are perfect for birthday parties or christening.

7. Mussel Shells

We will truly appreciate the beauty of these shells now that they’re transformed into the most mesmerising place cards.

8. Glassware

What better way to have something personalised at your event that your guests will greatly appreciate! Not only will your guests’ glasses be full all night long, but it is the perfect little gift to take home after.

9. Bookmarks

The perfect idea for a kitchen tea or baby shower! These place cards will definitely be put into good use after your event.

10. Thanksgiving Sorted

Need a new idea to refresh your Thanksgiving event? Why not try these!

11. Tiles

The perfect opportunity to tie in the colour scheme of your event with these place cards.

12. Place Cards That Hit The Sweet Spot

If your guests have a sweet tooth, then these are sure to be a hit!

13. Shots Anyone?

Don’t be fooled! These personalised shot glasses work great as cute place cards, but they’ll also certainly impress your guests once they arrive at their seats.

14. Acrylic Laser Cut Names

Paper place cards are so last season! We’ve all seen these acrylic laser cut as cake toppers, but now you can have them at your guests’ seats, a unique touch to your next event.

15. Stones

Personalised with your guests’ name, every place card will be uniquely different as they come in all shapes and sizes.

16. Wine Cork Stands

Shake up the ordinary paper place cards with a little cork stand, perfect for any rustic or outdoor occasion.

17. Wine Glass Name Cards

Add these luxurious place cards when serving your guests drinks upon arrival to your next event or festivity.

Written by: Alessandra Fasanella

Posted By in Guests, Planning, Theming

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