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2013 Wedding Trend: Lace

Posted by on Apr 13, 2013 in Getting Married, In Season | 0 comments

2013 Wedding Trend:  Lace

2013 Wedding Trend: LACE After the Royal Wedding of Will and Kate, the expectation was that lace would be making a big comeback as a result of the stunning gown Kate wore with the beautiful lace top and sleeves. For this upcoming wedding season, lace is definately one of the major forecasted trends.  Lace is being incorporated in linens, dresses, cake designs, invitations and even wedding bouquets! Pictured below is a Reem Acra 2013 Runway lace wedding gown that is stunning! This dress incorporates the vintage feel of lace with another big...

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Winter Wonderland Events

Posted by on Feb 1, 2013 in Getting Married, In Season, Make it Your Own | 0 comments

Winter Wonderland Events

Planning a “winter wonderland” theme for your event? Below are some considerations to get you started. The first consideration is color. Winter Wonderland means different things to different people. Creating your look really depends on your vision and what colors you want to work with. When you think of a Winter Wonderland, what comes to mind? For some, it is the glistening snow and icicles against the blue sky. For others, it is silver, gold and crystals. Once you have selected a color scheme, you can start creating your Winter Wonderland...

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March 2012 Bridal Expo

Posted by on Mar 21, 2012 in Getting Married, In Season | 0 comments

March 2012 Bridal Expo

Last Tuesday we hosted our second Bridal Expo for 2012. It was a beautiful day with temperatures in the 60’s. The daffodils were starting to bloom and there was a hint of spring in the air. At this Expo, our featured colors were  ivory, champagne and silver with pink and fuchsia accents. On display were two of the newest linens: sequin embroidered taffeta and ivory cutwork full length cloths. In addition we featured swirl taffeta, pinched pinwheel, embroidered organza, pintuck and satin overlays. The ivory cutwork was displayed with champagne...

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2012 ACE AWARD EAST FINALIST

Posted by on Mar 8, 2012 in Getting Married | 0 comments

2012 ACE AWARD EAST FINALIST

GREAT NEWS….Majesitc Gardens has once again received national recognition as a finalist for the annual Catersource ACE Award.  The ACE award recognizes companies that have shown noteworthy achievement in the catering industry through culinary, business, community and professional development.   We have been nominated as one of the top five caterers in the East.  It is a great achievenment for Majestic Gardens to be nominated once again and we will continue to strive for excellence.

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Sweet Dreams Pastry Favor Buffet

Posted by on Jan 4, 2012 in Getting Married | 0 comments

Sweet Dreams Pastry Favor Buffet

The tradition of giving sweet wedding favors started centuries ago when European nobility presented wedding guests with small boxes filled with sugar cubes to take home.  During these times, sugar was very expensive and highly valued because it was believed to have medicinal benefits. From there, sugar coated almonds, which symbolize longevity, wealth, health and happiness, became the most common wedding favor. Today, traditional wedding favors are small gifts given as a gesture of appreciation by the bride and groom to their guests.  Favors...

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Holiday Truffles

Posted by on Dec 17, 2011 in Getting Married | 0 comments

Holiday Truffles

If you have ever tasted a chocolate truffle then you know that truffles have a very smooth inside and are usually covered with a slightly harder chocolate shell.   What you may not know is how easy it is to actually make your own truffles.  The filling for the truffle is a combination of chocolate with cream and/or butter.  Once you have the filling made and it has chilled, you simply roll the mix into round drops and then dip into melted chocolate or cocoa powder.  Some recipes suggest refrigerating the filling and then using a spoon or...

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Pantone Color of the Year for 2012: Tangerine Tango

Posted by on Dec 11, 2011 in Getting Married | 0 comments

Pantone Color of the Year for 2012: Tangerine Tango

Pantone has named the color of the year for 2012 and it is Tangerine Tango.  The color trends from Pantone influence both fashion and design. The color of the year make its way into wedding linens, bridesmaids dresses, invitations and favors so we can look forward to seeing more of this cheerful color. Accoridng to Pantone executive direction, Tangerine Tango was selected as the 2012 Cololor of the Year because it sends a message of encouragement and builds on the ideas of courage and action.   The color is inspirational and encoursage...

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Fall Bridal Expo 2011

Posted by on Nov 19, 2011 in Getting Married, In Season, Make it Your Own | 0 comments

Fall Bridal Expo 2011

This past Wednesday we hosted our Fall Bridal Expo for 2011.  For anyone planning a fall wedding, the Expo was a great opportunity to see fall linens, centerpieces and fall themed stations. The linens featured at the Expo were in jewel tones such as burnt orange, red apple, plum and willow green.  Additionally, tables decorated in black, ivory and silver were featured.  The displayed linens included pintucks, satins, embroidered organza, flocking damask and pinched  taffeta overlays as well as runners and chair sashes. The centerpieces on...

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Selecting Attendants

Posted by on Oct 23, 2011 in Getting Married | 0 comments

Selecting Attendants

One of the most difficult decisions a couple faces in their wedding planning is deciding who to ask to be their attendants.   Attendants are usually close family members and friends who support the couple throughout the planning process, witness the exchange of vows and share in the joy of the wedding day. The average number of attendants for a formal wedding is four to six bridesmaids and a corresponding number of ushers.  Traditionally, the ushers seat the guest for the ceremony and it is customary to have one usher per fifty guests.  Also,...

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Fall Wedding Ideas

Posted by on Oct 8, 2011 in Getting Married | 0 comments

Fall Wedding Ideas

Over the past couple of years, Fall weddings have increased in popularity and the trend looks like it will continue for 2012 and 2013.  Many couples select the fall for the cooler weather and the beautiful rich colors. There are many ways to incorporate the fall season into your wedding.   To set the tone immediatley, consider having your guests greeted with a seasonal beverage such as Autumn Apple Punch or a Pear Brandy Champagne Cocktail as they arrive.   You can also incorporate a seasonal Signature cocktail such as a Fall-Tini, a Red...

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