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White Wedding at The Ritz-Carlton Battery Park


This elegant white wedding, at The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park, is a lesson in the art of the tablescape. Steal a few ideas and enchant your holiday guests.

White flowers will never go out of style for weddings, and they look beautiful for any season. When sticking to a monochromatic color palette, the key is to get creative with texture and shapes. Here, we created arrangements of various sizes, featuring hydrangea, stock blossoms, dahlias, Tibet roses, garden roses, ranunculus and football mums. Using so many types of flowers meant blossoms that range from small and delicate, to large and striking. We used a single flower type in each silver mercury-glass bud vase, then played up the sparkle and shine, by arranging the vases along a mirrored runner, with a series of chic, crystal candelabras and small, clear and mercury glass votives. When lit, the overall effect welcomed guests with an ethereal glow. We love the look of all-white linens with that subtle hint of pale blue from the stem glasses
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Planning & Inspiration

Thanksgiving Centerpiece Tips for RealSimple.com


Hosting Thanksgiving at home this year and looking for holiday tablescape inspiration? We shared our tips on creating a richly-textured autumn centerpiece with Real Simple:
10 Thanksgiving Flower Arrangement Ideas From the Pros