Spring Awakening

NATURAL RADIANCE

Styling by Sidney Bragiel, Photography by John O’Hagan

Just as butterflies emerge from their cocoons as winged beauties, spring comes alive with a wonder that lures us outdoors, perhaps for afternoon tea among friends. In an enchanting garden, a resplendent sight unfolds as a tea trolley showcases dramatic tulips and ranunculus, as well as potted blooms below.

Styling by Sidney Bragiel, Photography by John O’Hagan

Feminine details infuse the affair with delight, from chargers and bread-and-butter plates bearing lacy borders to boldly scalloped place mats and napkins. A refined tea service rests alongside a tiered silver stand filled with colorful macarons, mirroring the sweet vibrance that marks this time of year.