Michelle Rago, Ltd.—Blog

Entries from November 2011

If there is no chocolate in heaven… I am not going!

November 29th, 2011 · No Comments

People are just addicted to sweets and equally as charmed by dramatic presentation. This gallery is a wonderful collection of some true successes we have had at weddings. What could be more fun than a Pièce Montée Macaron tower with pyrotechnics in bright gold? Some of the other presentations are things I picked up on […]

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The Floral Perfection of Spring…

November 25th, 2011 · 1 Comment

I admit Spring is my most favorite season… I love the first full, full blooms of pale pink peonies and TWEEDIA! As winter draws near and of course the anticipation of planning spring weddings…I chose this sweet springy story to illustrate great use of color from papery throughout cake. This couple wanted to literally replicate […]

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Give Thanks…

November 24th, 2011 · No Comments

I am thankful for so much….. The beauty I am able to experience through my travels, my family, my friends, my ability to laugh at the drop of a hat…where I have been…and especially, where I am going. Happy Thanksgiving! Michelle

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Farm to Table- Fire Roasted Style!

November 19th, 2011 · 2 Comments

In September we produced a wedding for 350 people on 100 acres of land in Connecticut. The setting was perfect for this farm to table country affair. The caterer only cooks over open flame and all of the food was purchased from farmers within 50 miles. We built-out a completely open kitchen so guests could […]

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