Las Patronas reveals decor for Jewel Ball

Las Patronas held an advisory preview of the Jewel Ball on April 22. The preview event unveiled the look and feel of the upcoming Jewel Ball, which is themed “Silk & Spice: A Passage to India” and will be held Aug. 8 at La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club.

The decor will boast a 14-foot papier-mâche elephant as well as custom bars that are adorned with gold leaves and jewels.

Ornate lanterns will grace the center of the 85 dinner tables, which will be covered in custom, colorful clothes from India. Approximately 2,000 yards of fabric will be used to decorate the ball.

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Left, the tables at the Jewel Ball will be covered in colorful Indian fabrics and flowers will be placed in the center of each plate. Right, ornate lanterns will sit in the center of each table. Photos by Nicole Reino