A Splash of Elegance

Hi Everyone!

I am pleased to announce that I have joined forces with A Splash of Elegance!

ASOE is a full service wedding and event planning company in Northern Virginia.  We also offer etiquette classes, which if you have been following my blog, you know that is a passion of mine!

Thanks for sticking with me as I transition out of design school and into this career in event planning.  As always, posts will be about anything and everything from design and decor to architecture, food and events.  Thanks guys!

The Proper Way to Set a Table

Here is a link to the Emily Post Website which explains the proper way to set a table:

The Proper Way to Set a Table

Emily Post Basic Place Setting

Book Recommendation

I grew up being read this book at the dinner table and snatched it for myself so I could read it over and over till I knew I had everything down pat:

Tifffany’s Table Manners for Teens

Tiffany's Table Manners

The proper way to make a bed

The bed is the focal point of the bedroom, and being so I thought I would share with you the proper way to put sheets on the bed.

Here are Martha Stewart’s directions on the proper way to do Hospital Corners

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