Design Elements

A-List

Anticipation-Save-the-Date/Invitation

  • Get the word out. Making a first impression. Get their attention. Sets the tone for your event.

Arrival

  • Visually engage guest. Begin with the entrance to your event. Creates excitement, curiosity and a hint of what’s to come. Set the mood for the entire event experience.

Atmosphere

  • Everything that surrounds your guest. Where you incorporate your personality and style.

    Address your five senses:
    Sight-decorations, lighting, colors
    Smell-foods, flowers
    Taste-appetizers, cocktails, drinks, dinner/buffet
    Touch-fabrics, decorations, favors
    Sound-music, entertainment, conversation

Amusement

  • Heighten guest enjoyment and create a memorable experience. Include a touch of the unexpected.

  • Lighting effects, favors, DJ booth, casino table, and backdrops for performers.

Appetite

  • Entice guest to the food display.

Appreciation                                                                                     

  • Expressed through small gifts called favors and thank you notes.