FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG

Marsala – Pantone’s Color of 2015

Posted on Jan 26, 2015 in BLOG, FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG

Pantone’s 2015 color of the year is Marsala! This beautiful color is much like the wine from which it gets it’s name. The taste embodies richness and satisfaction. The color is sophisticated yet earthy which makes it equally appealing to men and woman. Marsala is flattering against many skin tones and we are sure to see it hit the wedding runway for bridesmaid dresses, flowers, accent details, and in rich wines and foods.  A matte Marsala evokes the more organic nature of the color, while a gloss Marsala conveys glamor and luxury. This versatile color is sure to be a huge trend in...

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Happy Holidays!

Posted on Dec 19, 2014 in BLOG, CATERING BLOG, CORPORATE EVENTS BLOG, Donnelly House BLOG, EASY ENTERTAINING BLOG, FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG, Gardens Cafe BLOG, HOLIDAY CHEER BLOG, MUST CLICK FOR BLOG LANDING PAGE

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Emily & Trevor’s Wedding Reception at Garden’s Cafe

Posted on Oct 9, 2014 in BLOG, CATERING BLOG, Featured Weddings, FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG, WEDDINGS BLOG

Emily & Trevor had a beautiful reception at the Garden’s Cafe catered by Kathy G. & Company. The menu included Roast Beef on Homemade Rolls with Horseradish Sauce, Honey Ham on Petite White Cheddar Biscuits with Peach Chutney, Tomato and Fresh Mozzarella Lollipop on Wheatgrass, Fried Okra Dips, Hot Spinach and Gruyere Dip, Fresh Fruit Display and wedding...

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Birmingham Zoo Gala

Posted on Oct 9, 2014 in BLOG, CATERING BLOG, CORPORATE EVENTS BLOG, FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG

“Stroll Through A Moroccan Souk” Kathy G & Company were honored to create a Moroccan Night for the Annual Birmingham Zoo Gala! It was a beautiful evening on September 13th. The ambiance was a throw-back to vintage Moroccan nights. The food was beyond compare! Duck Confit on Lemon Icebox Crackers, Cumin Scented Lamb Meatballs, and Tomato Gazpacho Shots started off the night on just right.  Passed Hors D’Ouevres included Tandori Style Chicken over Rosemary Bruschetta, Brie and Caramalized Pears on Flatbread, and Vegetable Somosas with Minit Yogurt Sauce. Beautiful Market Stations were available to guests featuring Almonds, Hummus, Babagonouj, Marinated Olives, Goat Cheese Logs with Lavendar-Honey, and Isralei Cous Cous Salad with dried fruits. For the main course the guests could choose from multiple beautifully decorated stations serving Grilled Beef Tenderloin Kebabs with Sweet Onions and Red Bell Peppers, Grilled Fresh Gulf Prawns Kebabs with Red, Coconut Curry, and Grilled Vegetable Kebabs with Ras el Hanout Spice Mixture and a Saffron-Tomato Vinaigrette. A cheesecake table with extraordinary toppings finished off the night beautifully! Kathy G. & Company thanks the Birmingham Zoo for allowing them to be part of the magical...

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KG Designs has HUGE News!!!

Posted on Jul 31, 2014 in BLOG, Bridal Bouquets, CATERING BLOG, Floral, FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG

KG Designs has HUGE News!!!

THE SECRET IS OUT!! Andy Hopper Has Returned as Head of KG Designs at our NEW Design Studio We’re pleased to welcome back Andy Hopper, with his incredible talent, fun personality and cutting edge design.  Stop by the new studio or give him a call for your next event! The new KG Designs Studio is located at: 225 Oxmoor Circle Suite 805 Homewood, AL 35209  Phone: 205.582.9124...

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Mercedes Benz US Annual Dealer’s Meeting

Posted on Jul 16, 2014 in BLOG, CATERING BLOG, CORPORATE EVENTS BLOG, FLORAL / DESIGNS BLOG

Mercedes Benz US Annual Dealer’s Meeting

Kathy G & Company and KG Designs were pleased to bring “A Taste of the South” to nearly 1000 guests for Mercedes Benz US Annual Dealer’s meeting at Bimingham’s historic landmark Sloss Furnaces. The sloped casting shed was converted to a grand dining room with tiered carpeted levels.. With over 100 waiters, 12 captains and 60 chefs , guests were greeted with Mint Juleps and Pecan Crusted Oysters, Grilled Pimento Cheese Triangles and Tomato Sandwiches. The duo entree dinner of Beef Tender Filet with Madeira and Jumbo Lump Crabcakes was accompanied by Butter Bean Salad, Shrimp Tasso Rice, Classic Mac n Cheese and Homecooked Collards all served Family Style .Sweet Potato Biscuits were passed as well. The Event was a collaboration of Van Wyck, Van Wyck of New York, Classic Party Rentals, Los Angeles, Susan W Mason , Savannah, Ga., Joy Hullet of Sloss Furnace, Event Rentals Unlimited and Bar Service. After desserts, the guests enjoyed an up close and personal concert by award winning Country Pop star, Luke Bryan. Along with the Mercedes Benz event at Sloss Furnace, KG Designs also arranged Florals for the Mercedes event the previous at Ross Bridge. The event’s theme was similar with Yellow Florals of Mini Callas, Garden Roses, & Tulips. A variety of these small and large Yellow arrangements were placed on the dinner tables, the Terrace and around the Bar. Guest were able to enjoy the beautiful flowers in every room. Bar service was supplied by Red...

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