What's Your Reception Style?

Modern: Winks at pop and op art with cutting-edge color combos complete your party artistry

A backward glance can seem avant-garde. Our sly nods to the '60s—sunny gerbera daisies, a favorite bloom of the Warhol set (left, mixed with ranunculus); pulsating prints that double as op art; walls clad in fringe—bring fun and whimsy to the reception.

Black Midnight goblets, $30 for 12, and tall stemless wineglasses, $24 for 12, by Artland, artlandinc.com. White Rim and Black Rim dinnerware, Black Wood-Handled flatware, available to rent at Party Rental Ltd, partyrentalltd.com. Ceramic 10" vases with rings, $17 each, bowls with zigzag design, $19 each, all by Bo Concept, boconcept.com. Linen Hula napkin with wood rings, $20, Nuko Creation, 732-542-0200. Flowers by Dane B. Kalloo of DK Designs, 718-886-4738.