Design Your Decor
The presentation of the food can be your most important decorative element, say Souza and Callahan. Colorful foods presented symmetrically are pleasing to the eye; fruit skewers and wire baskets of eggs give buffet tables and omelet stations an inspired look.
Sweet Talk: Chocolate-inscribed treats double as table decor. Biscotti, $2 each, by Buddy Valastro for Carlo’s Bakery, Hoboken, NJ, 201-659-3671.