Red Cross Red & White Ball 2012

Get a sneak peek at the beautiful tablescapes designed for this annual event.

As media sponsor we will cover the annual Red Cross Red & White Ball in Connecticut Cottages & Gardens and post more exclusive features online. But for now, here is a sneak peek from Quintessence.

"On April 28th, the Metro New York North Red Cross held its annual Red & White Ball, one of the largest fund raising events in town. With over 460 guests, they raised more than $760,000 to help the Red Cross provide immediate humanitarian aid to those affected by emergencies and disasters."

Local retailer Hoaglands, designed two tables. Their first two the right In crisp spring-appropriate navy and white, featured l’Objet’s fresh Perlée Bleu pattern with navy and white linens and jewel encrusted napkin rings.

Their second table was the opposite version in red and white – with the fabulous Hermès Balcon du Guadalquivir dinnerware. Read more at