Quinceanera: This celebration of a girl's 15th birthday is a popular tradition for Latin American girls and is a symbol of transitioning from childhood to being an adult.
Perfect for proms, quinceanera celebrations or any special occasion, the elegant ball gown, with its long, full skirt and fitted bodice, will make you stand out in the crowd.
For Sweet 16 parties, sleepovers and Quinceanera parties, any sort of "Truth or Dare" game works, but can get serious quickly.
Unique and creative party favors can set your soiree apart, whether you're throwing a christening, a quinceanera or a birthday party.
Because most Quinceanera's are formal events, Quinceanera dinner plates should reflect the magnitude of the affair.
If you'll be hosting a Quinceanera at your home, you'll need to pick our your own plates, otherwise the catering hall will have several choices that should do just fine.
There aren't any traditional Quinceanera rules regarding dinner plates, but a formal party requires formal place settings and etiquette.If you'll be using colored linens, you'll want plain white china dinner plates.
For white linens, use either white Quinceanera dinner plates, or patterned plates in contrast.
Quinceanera dinner plate - Place the dinner plate on top of the charger.
There are no hard and fast rules regarding Quinceanera dinner plates.
The Quinceanera Waltz is time-honored tradition.
Danced by the Quinceanera and her escort, or her Quinces Court, many hosts will pull out all of the stops to make sure guests are treated to an entertaining dance segment.
The "Quinces Court" is made up of the Quinceanera and up to fourteen of her closest friends and relatives, all around the same age.
Ideally, the Quinceanera will appoint seven damas and seven Chambelán, making a total of fifteen (including herself) people in the Court.
Finally the Quinceanera's name is announced and she will make a grand entrance.
This doesn't necessarily have to be a waltz, but many Quinceanera choose a formal dance to go with the formal attire.
The song the Quinceanera dances to should mean something special to her and her family, especially when considering it will be videotaped and talked about for years to come.
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