Thursday, February 18, 2010
San Diego Budget Bride, Alicia, inspired today's post since she's lamenting her DIY carnation centerpieces. Above is a photo of a dinner San Francisco Opera hosted onstage at the War Memorial Opera House inspired by the new opera, Doctor Atomic. My event design mentor, Karman Pave of Special K Events (and also the Special Events Director at SF Opera), directed the floral designer to create pom-poms of white carnations that rested on black flower pots. It was a very dramatic and modern look.
Here's a couple more from the Hostess with the Mostess blog:
And then another from Country Living:
Here's more carnation yumminess from So You're Engayged:
xoxo Vera D. at 10:30 AM