It's easy to make your ceremony feel like home: Bring the indoors out! Comfy seating and a shag runner create a welcoming setting for guests, while side-by-side bookcases dotted with potted ivy and books covered in wrapping paper provide the perfect backdrop for your I do's.
"Expedit" bookcases, $129 each, and "Skurar" lacy planters, $4.99 each, Ikea. Lamp shades, $449 each, Lexington Lampshade; 212-249-0139. Lamp bases, sculpture House Casting. Runner, from $23 per square yard, Shag Carpet Company. White benches and "Valencia" chairs, Classic Party Rentals. Floral design (throughout), Elisabetta Urioni Location: Brecknock Hall, Greenport, New York; Brecknock Hall.
Tip: When working outside, make sure to position bookcases on a level clearing, and use solid, heavy pieces that won't topple over.