Monthly Archives: May 2014

Moving Up

This bunch of eighth graders celebrated their move up to High School with a big party after their end of year ceremony.  Regaled in school colors, the decorations carried the moving up theme from the centerpieces on the tables to the logo designed for the take-home t-shirts.  It was all glitz, glitter and sparkle for […]

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Meadow Flowers

Burlap squares and Mason jars filled with brightly colored flowers gave this Bat Mitzvah celebration a relaxed and casual feel.  Tealight lanterns gave a soft glow which reflected off the glass, and each place setting was dressed with a sprig of Leptospermum tied with a matching organza ribbon.  A huge wooden trough formed the centerpiece of the […]

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Oranges & Lemons…

For this dinner for friends, the Hostess wanted a relaxed and casual feel to the table.  The menu consisted of light Spring and Summer fare, to be complemented by the signature cocktail – a champagne-based citrus creation mastered by the Host.  We chose to carry the citrus theme through to the decorations, picking out duck-egg […]

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A Medieval Banquet

This weekend, we got involved in a school event which has become somewhat of a tradition for the Sixth Graders at Pace Academy. Their latest study unit was brought to life in this all-out Medieval banquet.  Students were given roles to play, from revered Lords to lowly Serfs, and had to create an authentic-looking costumes […]

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