What Does That Mean Exactly?

Business By karateka Updated 19 Jul 2008 , 1:24am by costumeczar

karateka Posted 16 Jul 2008 , 7:26pm
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My new client wants to make sure her cake doesn't look "juvenile"

She and I talked and she is going for a 9in round that says "Happy 30th Anniversary @@@ and ***" The sides have impression mat with pearls at the intersections, and the top lavendar and white (pearlized) roses and buds with greenery.

My question....how does a rose spray look juvenile? Is it the arrangement? The colors? She gave me permission to alter it if it starts to look juvenile, she specifically wants something with a "sophisticated" look.

Anybody have any perspective on this?

3 replies
ccr03 Posted 16 Jul 2008 , 7:35pm
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maybe she was using 'juvenile' to replace 'unprofessional'??? Not that any of your stuff would look like that, but maybe that's what she meant.

Because I too don't know how a rose spray would look juvenile.

Housemouse Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 10:57pm
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perhaps she meant roses that look truer to life than the fabric style rolled roses.

costumeczar Posted 19 Jul 2008 , 1:24am
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She's probably thinking of how a birthday cake with the icing roses on it looks, and is worried that it will look like a little kid's cake. I wouldn't worry about it too much. With what you're describing it won't look too young.

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