Celebrate the fall season by decorating your wedding with some of the season's most bountiful crop — gourds!
Welcome Display (above): A pretty pumpkin and gourd-filled display is a festive way to welcome guests to the wedding.
Photo: [Swank Productions](swankproductions.com)
Escort Cards: Anchor escort cards to the table with miniature pumpkins that have been painted gold.
Photo: [Martha Stewart](http://www.marthastewart.com/)
Monogrammed Centerpiece: Carve your monogram in an elegant pumpkin to personalize a fall table display.
Photo: [Camilla Binks](http://www.camillabinks.com/) and [Azure B. Photography](http://azurebphotography.blogspot.com/)
Soup Course: Have your caterer serve the first dinner course in bowls carved from fresh gourds.
Photo: [The Edges](http://theedgeswed.com/)
Reception Table Centerpiece: For a more rustic look, decorate tables with wooden-box centerpieces accented with a handful of miniature gourds.
Photo: [Kelsey Kradel Photography](http://kelseykradel.com/)
Floral "Vase": Your florist can transform a pretty white pumpkin into a vase for your centerpiece flowers.