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Obama State Dinner Official Seating, Place Setting and Decor Arrangements
Sample table setting for Obama first state dinner. (photo by Lynn Sweet)
Guests will be at tables of ten.
Linens: Apple green
Flowers: Deep purple
hydrangea, garden roses and sweet peas in a palette of deep plum purple and fuchsia
Services and Place Settings
From the White House historic collections
Eisenhower Porcelain, 1955
Clinton China, 2000
Bush China, 2008-2009
Decor: A tent–more like a pavillion– is on the South Lawn. The theme is a “garden theme,” dedicated “to green and sustainable elements.”