Dawn Roberti, owner of Natural Flair Custom Floral Designs, had the honor of designing floral creations to accentuate the “Alice In Wineryland” theme at the annual AFWPI Mixer, hosted at the beautiful David Girard Vineyards in Placerville.
Held in June, the Association For Wedding Professionals International members www.sacafwpi.com gathered at the “Alice In Wonderland” themed event to network, share ideas and taste great food and desserts from Beth Sogaard Catering www.chefbethcatering.com, and Pretty Sweet Custom Cakes www.prettysweet.co. Wine tasting was hosted by David Girard Vineyards www.davidgirardvineyards.com. Mimi and Company Couture Linen Rentals www.mimiandcompany.com provided the luxurious table linens and wedding planner Darcie Swedelson of A Dazzling Day by Darcie www.adazzlingday.com wowed the crowd with her ideas for the event.
Dawn of Natural Flair www.naturalflair.net designed the flowers to complement costumes created for Alice and the Queen of Hearts and also the floral table decorations that incorporated the crazy clock, magic tea cup, giant carrots, queen of hearts cards and all the other trappings of the “Alice In Wonderland” story penned by author Lewis Carrol. The flower arrangements were colorful and fantastical—just like a fairytale.
As Alice, played by Holly E. Renfro, was being photographed by the impeccable Jodi Yorston of Jodi Yorston Photography www.jodiyorstonweddings.com, the mad hatter Bryan Greenwalt got everyone on the dance floor grooving to tunes by Music & More Entertainment www.musicandmoredj.com. The staff from Real Weddings Magazine www.realweddingsmag.com and Sacramento’s Our Wedding Magazine www.ourweddingmag.com staff attended to cover the fun in the magazine. Everyone had a blast!