By Andrea Fanning
Styling by Adrienne Alldredge
Photography by Sarah Dunlap
Food styling and development by Loren Wood
Plan ahead, and be sure to decorate and prepare as much of the food as possible before the day of the shower, ensuring that you will be able to spend plenty of quality time with the lady who will soon be going to the chapel and your shared circle of friends. These special guests will certainly appreciate the entertaining extras you include, such as charming topiary place cards and punchy patterned napkins, both tied with ribbon.
Perhaps not the most traditional choice for such an occasion, the color orange sets an inviting and alluring tone for this parade of flowers. A white linen cloth naturally provides a polished base for even the most vibrant setting, and in this case, old and new dinnerware combine on the table for a look that brings together traditional elegance with a modern twist.