Helpful tips

How tall should a dessert table backdrop be?

How tall should a dessert table backdrop be?

Depending on the length of your table, you probably want something in the region of 8ft x 8ft or larger. Also, these backdrops work best when you blend the hard edges with fabric, props, or other decorations—so the image doesn’t just stop at the sides—as in the photo below right.

What is the standard size of a backdrop?

It is always safest to order a backdrop that is too large rather than too small, as it is much easier to crop an image than try to digitally extend the background. According to the standard we mentioned above, 6.5×10ft, 8×10ft, 8×12ft (Width×Height) is enough for most of regular sessions.

What size backdrop is best for cake smash?

For cake smash and toddler photos we suggest at least 5x5ft for floor and 5x5ft for wall, or a 5x10ft all in one size. For product and food photography, we suggest 2x2ft for small items like jewellery, and 3x3ft is usually sufficient for most other items like cakes, handbags, etc.

How do you set a dessert table?

How to Set Up a Dessert Table

  1. Choose your space wisely. Place your dessert table against a plain wall or a window with a view.
  2. Harmonize Colors.
  3. Design your backdrop.
  4. Design with height in mind.
  5. Serve mini desserts.
  6. Display candy with Apothecary Jars.
  7. Add Floral Decor.

What kind of backdrop is best?

One of the best backdrops for photography purposes, muslin is a lightweight material that can be used as a solid-looking background when hung flat or can be draped over surfaces to transform the look of a picture. Because of the fabric characteristics, its folds (when draped over objects) can be very appealing.

How do you display a dessert table?

Display desserts in a prominent location. Your dessert bar should be placed in a prominent location. A large table, for instance, will draw attention to guests. Place the table in a well-lit location near the bar for the best traffic. Be sure to cover the table with linens that coordinate with your decor.

How do you put height on a dessert table?

5 Ways to add Height

  1. Add height by placing a tray on votive cups turned upside down, or chunky candlesticks.
  2. Use large pillar candlesticks to hold small vases of flowers or candles.
  3. Wood boxes, hat boxes, crates can all be used as risers to hold small treats or trays of sweets.
  4. Cake stands can hold more than just cakes.

How many desserts do I need for a dessert table?

For a table full of mini-desserts (no cake), allocate about 3-4 mini-desserts per person. You can take this down to 1-2 mini-desserts per person if you’re also having cake. You don’t want to overwhelm guests with options, so choose 2-3 more options than what you’re allotting per guests.

What should go on a dessert table?

Some great dessert ideas include cupcakes with couture cupcake wrappers, truffles, personalized chocolate bars, cookie garlands, whoopie pies, pillow mints, malted milk balls, sweet tarts, rock candy, taffy, almonds, macaroons, cotton candy cone sticks, popcorn boxes, panacotta, centerpiece cakes, jelly beans, mints.

What can I use for cake smash backdrop?

Ink and Elm’s vinyl backdrops are ideal for cake smash sessions because they wipe clean with a damp cloth. Other backdrops like paper, canvas, or polypaper do not wipe clean and cannot get wet. Vinyl backdrops can be used over and over again for different cake smash sessions.