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Unique wedding color palette: Neon, beige, papaya
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A quiet neutral like beige tames the two other highlighter colors for a stylish palette with personality. Natural elements like raw wood and organic floral arrangements will keep your decor from looking too stark. More

22 sweet and festive pecan desserts
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A Thanksgiving celebration wouldn’t be complete without one of these delicious pecan desserts. From sweet pecan toffee and simple crescents to rich roasted pecan fudge and bite-size tassies, these recipes are certain to make guests smile. More

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Us Weekly incorporates Pan Am, Zappos branding at stylish New Yorkers party
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Us Weekly magazine jumped into the Fashion Week game once again, hosting its "25 Most Stylish New Yorkers" party at the of-the-moment Dream Downtown hotel. Reeling in a host of celebrities, the evening was decidedly cocktail- and dance-focused, with sponsor integrations functioning as eye-catching decor. More

Colors of the outdoors finding their way inside
St. Louis Post-Dispatch via The Kansas City Star    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Indoors is taking on the distinct look of outdoors in this fall's home decorating trends. It's like a retreat to the forest, capturing the mood and ambience of beautiful wood designs and garden floral patterns. Consider adding these trendy shades of green, rustic looks and elements of a farmers market at your next event. More

Burberry starts event online with Twitter
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Burberry launched a recent fashion show to selected users — Twitter users that is. While not all events can be originated from an online community, it is a good tactic to tap into an existing social network and make it the prime actor of your event. More

University's catering leader helps service evolve
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Deborah Conrad has helped the catering department at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga., transform into an elite dining service over the past two decades. Conrad oversees planning for events, maintains the catering budget and manages the schedules. Events range from basic breakfast to black tie dinners. "Because every event is unique, every day on the job is different, exciting and challenging in some way," she said. More

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Biodegradable/Sustainable Serveware. Stylish and elegant. Can be used for off-premise catering, receptions, pool-side parties, airplane or boat service, picnic baskets and more. Attractive but not expensive.
If versatility is what you are looking for, check out our mobile gas ovens. With a mobile oven, you can take your Barbecue on the road for catering functions, promotional events or off premise vending and generate extra revenue to your foodservice operation with minimal overhead expense. MORE
Add function, flair, and ease to your catering event with G.E.T.'s new display trays. Perfect for cupcakes, desserts, and other gourmet creations. Designed to fit bun-pan rack. Easy to store and transport pre-prepared dishes. Break-resistant and commercial dishwasher safe.

Catering inspiration: New books from Martha Stewart, Peter Callahan
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"Bite by Bite: 100 Stylish Little Plates You Can Make for Any Party," by Peter Callahan, is filled with innovative morsels — meatballs with a swirl of spaghetti on top, scrambled eggs in a little bacon cup. "Martha's Entertaining: A Year of Celebrations," by Martha Stewart, boasts menus and recipes created with chef Pierre Schaedelin, owner of catering company PS Tailored Events (and executive chef at Le Cirque from 1999 to 2006). More

Fresh-picked recipes feature abundant apples
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Whether you're close enough to an orchard to pick your own or you prefer going to a farmers market, apples are an essential ingredient for fall dishes. The Food Network shows you how to make Sweet Potato Bacon Apple Hash, Pork Tenderloin with Apples, Ultimate Baked Apples & Bacon, and Parsnip Apple Puree. More

Event planners, caterers, vendors to share secret weapons for great galas
El Paso Times    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Hosting a fabulous party can be a lot of work. There are colors and themes to select, mementos to purchase and meals to plan. Leave it to the pros — event planners, caterers and other experts in the party-planning business — to coordinate an upcoming seminar in El Paso, Texas, where they can lend their expertise. More

Mandalay Bay emerges from the downturn with The One event
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Mandalay Bay's The One event in Las Vegas was a chance to show the industry — and future clients — a streamlined banquet and catering template, post-downturn: multifaceted, energizing events that still dazzle, yet are conscious of excess. More

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Calling content leaders: Submit educational opportunity proposals by Oct. 7
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NACE invites content leaders to submit a session proposal for our upcoming educational opportunities — NACE Experience!™ 2012 Conference Breakout Sessions, 2012 NACE Webinar Series, 2012 NACE Seminar Series and Allied Event Opportunities. For more information, click here.

October webinar: 'Once Upon a Time ... Incorporating Story Selling into Your Sales Process'
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Join us at 2 p.m. EDT on Oct. 19 for "Once Upon a Time ... Incorporating Story Selling into Your Sales Process." Cliff Schamber, NACE second vice president and director of catering sales at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., will teach how to tell a compelling story and how storytelling gets your prospects interested in your services. For more information, click here.

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