DAR DC wedding winter gold and white sweetheart table

2023 Wedding Head Tables

Thanks for stopping by today to check out our 2023 wedding head tables and wedding sweetheart tables. At our 2023 wedding receptions, two couples sat at a round guest table, six couples had head tables, and seven couples sat at a sweetheart table. 

The Pavilion at Weatherly Maryland waterfront wedding - sweetheart table

Coastal Roots, Pavilion at Weatherly

We repurposed the broken arch from the wedding ceremony above and below! Never let big ceremony decor pieces be left behind – they should always have a second life.

Industrial urban DC wedding venue blank canvas raw space - modern black gold and emerald

Eli Turner, Long View Gallery. You want to make sure your sweetheart table has decor and doesn’t look forgotten. But you also don’t want it to be too tall because there will be a lot of photos of you while you are sitting there.

sweetheart table - Moody Spring Riggs Hotel Rooftop Wedding

Brittany Dunbar, Riggs Hotel – Placing a bride’s bouquet on the sweetheart table works best if you have an appropriate vase and can trim down the stems a little bit so that it is not too tall. And it needs to be part of a vignette – it doesn’t want to stand alone!

Cedar Knoll restaurant Alexandria VA wedding reception head table

Awesomesauce, Cedar Knoll Restaurant – we worked hard to fit the entire wedding party together at this table in this room!

Meridian House DC wedding reception Spring head table

Terri Baskin, Meridian House – did you know that you can use the large in-house oval dining table? When I discovered this, I immediately inserted it into every floor plan that I could!

DAR sweetheart table
The Line DC Hotel wedding reception head table blue and green Italian Amalfi inspo

Astrid Photography, DAR (top), The Line (bottom)

Bethesda Marriott wedding reception tropical head table

Procopio Photography, Bethesda Marriott – I’ll never get over these pink neon flamingos!

Hotel Monaco DC wedding reception head table
Tred Avon Yacht Club tented wedding reception farm head table

Kurstin Roe, Hotel Monaco (top), Tred Avon Yacht Club (bottom)

Sweetheart table purple and black MLK Library DC wedding reception rooftop

Lissa Ryan, MLK DC Public Library – there were 2 extra seats set at this sweetheart table so guests could sit and visit with the couple during the wedding reception.

If you want to see more wedding head tables and sweetheart tables, check our our 2021, 2019 and 2018 posts!