A Glittering Night: The 2015 French Graduation Event
“ Men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and he champagne and the stars” – F.Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby
The French Beauty Academy Graduation Event….a time for lavish celebration, recognition of spectacular success, dinner and dancing as we came together in magnificent surrounds to celebrate the wondrous achievements of our 2015 Diploma of Beauty Therapy students.
As our class of 2015 said goodbye to fun-filled days at The Academy and take the next step in their careers in the beauty business, this was their magical moment in the spotlight. With educators, Academy staff, family, friends and loved ones by their side, students were completely transformed in floor-length gowns, embodying the picture of lady-like elegance and fit for the black carpet. Here’s a peek at all the action…
When: Saturday December 19th 2015
Venue: The Grand Ballroom, Jupiter’s Casino, Gold Coast
Theme: Glittering Nights – a glamourous black tie event steeped in opulence and elegance
Mood: Celebration, Excitement, Opulent, Ethereal, Luminous
They celebrated: The amazing achievement of successfully completing a Diploma of Beauty Therapy and a year of hard work, deep passion, innate creativity, enduring persistence and life-long friendships made during their time at The French.
They wore: Lavish dresses and sharp suits, floor grazing ball gowns and of course impeccable makeup!
Baby greens with farm vegetables, mozzarella & white balsamic dressing
Confit of Atlantic salmon, soba noodles & wakami miso dressing
Roasted grain fed chicken breast with potato bake, baby shallots & tarragon infused jus
Char grilled sirloin steak, French beans, duchess potato & Cabernet reduction
Petit Fours served with freshly brewed coffee, selection of fine teas
They Won: From an all expenses paid international working internship to $1000 of Mac makeup, a number of coveted awards and incredible prizes were presented to recognise those who shone brightly, made the impossible possible and excelled in particular areas during their time at The Academy.
Videography by: YellowBull Media
Photography by: Lee Thomas