Autumn deco idea. Could see this for a wedding/ thanksgiving/Christmas table centre too
DIY fall themed centerpieces from Allison & Eric's offbeat, rustic DIY wedding in Maryland
An elegant way to pull in the autumn theme - the brown and gold paper is pretty against the fire of the leaves.
Petal Cones instead of rice or bubbles, only i would probably use leaves since i want a fall wedding which also means no clean up
http://www.howtoplanyourownweddingonabudget.com/weddinginvitationsandannouncements.php has some tips and advice on what wedding invitations and announcements are and when to send them out.
Make a pressed-flower framed heart
What to do with those expensive flowers after the wedding.... Press and dry to make a plaque. Or better yet, make personalized Thank You cards to send to your guests!