May 19, 2010

Cobalt and Lavender Luncheon

Cobalt blue and lavender are both rich yet calming colors, and look lovely when paired together. Use accents of these shades to create a luncheon setting that is fresh and perfect for an early summer afternoon.

Cobalt and Lavender Luncheon

  • Create gorgeous tabletops by filling large glass bowls with rich purple blooms -- The Knot

  • Set out small sprigs of lavender with the names of your guests and their table numbers. These sweet smelling bunches not only help ladies find their seats, but make for a nice favor -- Martha Stewart

  • For dessert, serve bite-sized truffles adorned with purple and blue sugar flowers -- Martha Stewart

  • Cobalt blue place settings will look stunning on crisp white linens -- Pier 1 Imports

  • As the hostess, dress in a light cobalt blue dress and add flair to your locks with a lavender colored headband -- ModCloth and J.Crew

  • This invitation with a whimsical blue print is accented by purple and blue ribbons, and would be the perfect choice for your luncheon --

  • Guests will love this naturally colored soup made from cauliflower and potatoes -- The Knot

  • Complete each place setting with a beautifully patterned cloth napkin -- Williams-Sonoma