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ACCP – Nashville Conference

ACCP – Nashville Conference

We were honored to be a sponsor for the Association of Club Catering Professionals conference in Nashville! We have been a part of their annual conferences for the past four years and each time we get to meet amazing people and see everything that other vendors and...

Milagro Wedding Photoshoot

Milagro Wedding Photoshoot

We were honored to be a part of a wedding shoot hosted at Milago Winery in Ramona, CA. Our contribution was the beautiful favors that we decorated with grapes and olive colored ribbon, perfect for the Italian theme. They matched perfectly with the serving china and...

It’s Our 10th Anniversary!

It’s Our 10th Anniversary!

SoBelle Favors is proud to be celebrating our 10th year of designing custom chocolate favors! We love what we do and are so grateful to have been part of so many unique occasions. We have made favors for a variety of clients for their special occasions. Our chocolates...

Special Event with NACE

Special Event with NACE

  We were honored to be a part of the Los Angeles National Association for Catering and Events (NACE) Launch Event! This is a brand new branch of NACE starting and the celebration was perfect. The event brought together some of the top event and catering people in the...

Bridal Shower Season Is Upon Us

Bridal Shower Season Is Upon Us

As the wedding season begins, so does the season for Bridal Showers! These elegant parties started in the early 1890s as an accoutrement to the bride's dowry. The tradition continued in the US through the use of Hope Chests and now is in the form of a gift-giving...

Mother’s Day Celebrations

Mother’s Day Celebrations

It’s only three weeks till Mother’s Day! What do you have planned? Mother’s Day is a wonderful day to celebrate how much the women in your life mean to you! Whether it be your mother, grandmother or second-mother, a special day to focus on them can be a beautiful...

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out

Ever heard of Lip Print Reading? It’s the newest form of palm reading / personality test. Put your lipstick on, press your lips to a piece of paper and get it read. Sobelle Favors was excited to be part of a lip reading hosted at Silverleaf Country Club in Scottsdale,...

Collaboration Leads To The Best Creativity

Collaboration Leads To The Best Creativity

A fun part of throwing a party, event or celebration is picking out the color scheme and decorations. It’s best when everything matches and there is a cohesive theme throughout. So, when Sobelle Favors was asked to create chocolates in conjunction with the invitation...

The Wonderful World of Chocolate

The Wonderful World of Chocolate

  (Photo credit: Andre Karwath aka AKA on Wikimedia) There’s a saying that one size does not fit all. That may be true in some cases, but when it comes to chocolate, think again. With all of its unique textures and flavors, chocolate is one of the most diverse treats...

SoBelle Luxury Chocolates, an Online “Chocolaterie”

SoBelle Luxury Chocolates, an Online “Chocolaterie”

A traditional "chocolaterie" is a business which both makes chocolate sweets and sells them and is usually a small family business.  SoBelle takes this traditional definition and puts a twist on it, by being an online boutique chocolaterie.  With passionate attention...

Top 3 Tips for Choosing  Wedding Favors

Top 3 Tips for Choosing Wedding Favors

Over the years, we have seen our share of wedding favors as guests going to a wedding ourselves, as well as designing wedding favors for our clientele.  Here are some of the top recommendations we offer when selecting wedding favors: Do not try and DIY.  While DIY is...

The Effect Chocolate Has On Your Brain

Science has an explanation of why chocolate does what it does to us.  But , really, do we need a scientific explanation when experiencing  euphoria and bliss? The quality of chocolate also determines the quality "bliss" one experiences, and this is why SoBelle uses...

SoBelle Approaches 10 Year Anniversary | A Reflection

As SoBelle Favors owner Nada Adjadj shipped the first German shipment ever (a baby favor arrangement) the other day, it caused some pause for reflection and celebration.  This summer will be the start of her 10th year in business. Almost a decade of sharing some of...

Life’s Landmark Celebrations: Graduation

This time of year is especially filled with landmark celebrations that are the hallmarks of life and all its richness and abundance.  From weddings to showers to graduations, one thing that is in common with these events: people come together and memories are made. ...

Father’s Day at SoBelle: Real Men Eat Chocolate

Gentlemen, listen up: chocolate is not just good for women.   It has dozens of nutrients and disease fighters, including flavonoids— powerful antioxidants that mop up the cell-damaging free radicals that have been linked to heart disease and cancer.  So, while women...

SoBelle Luxury Featured Abroad

SoBelle Luxury Fine Chocolates have found themselves at landmark lifetime celebrations, fundraisers, intimate family dinners, photoshoots and more.  But what few may know is that SoBelle is also represented across the pond in the UK by one of England's preferred...

Mother’s Day at SoBelle

It has been said that the definition of motherhood is largely in the eye of the beholder.  Certainly the qualities of nurturing, selfless love, self-sacrifice, protection, mentoring , teaching and preparing a child for life are universally core descriptions world-wide...

Chocolate Easter Egg History & SoBelle

Chocolate Easter Egg History & SoBelle

Almost everyone knows that eggs are an ancient sign of fertility and also stand for rebirth.   At no time of the year is there more rebirth in nature than in Spring, which is why the egg is generally interchanged for Spring/Easter celebrations.  But even further back...

Easter is Springing at SoBelle

Easter and Spring have (almost) sprung at SoBelle!  Spring into a headstart on your Easter and spring celebrations with our adorable Easter boxes.  Whether you are gracing each placesetting at a family dinner or bringing them as a Hostess Gift, these darling and...

Sumptuous Romance at Darlington House

Let's face it, even without it being Valentine's Week, the colors and design in this beautiful photo shoot are enough to inspire romance year-round.  We are so grateful to the Darlington House for their hospitality in hosting this artful event and to the lovely and...

What Chaucer, Cadbury and SoBelle Have in Common For Valentine’s Day

Rose are red, violets are blue, chocolate is heaven and SoBelle's legendary edible art is, too. It is said that men and women in love will spend about one billion dollars on chocolate for Valentine's Day.   Perhaps Cupid has something to do with the "in love" part. ...

Love Note from L.A. Children’s Hospital Event

"Hi Nada, Well, the chocolates were a hit to say the least!! The consensus from the entire committee was that it was the best and most beautifully presented favor we have ever given out. Not only were they perfect, but the chocolate delicious. I loved looking around...

SoBelle Client Spotlight: Gisele Chalhoub of Events by Gisele

Continuing our showcase of some of our favorite professional special event colleagues, we introduce to you Ms. Gisele Chalhoub of Events by Gisele, with whom we have had the pleasure of working on many events.  Our goal is to share her business but also her commentary...

SoBelle Holiday “Share To Win” Contest

SoBelle Holiday “Share To Win” Contest

What are the holidays without a little fun?  While SoBelle is busy getting out holiday chocolate treats as favors for luxurious holiday and family gatherings (and by the way, there is still time to order SoBelle for your private event or holiday gift giving), we...

SoBelle Client Spotlight: Lee Owens of Caviar Dreams

Throughout the years, SoBelle Chocolate Favors  is honored to be associated with many events and event professionals from San Diego to all over the world.  We are so grateful to work with these fine industry leaders who partner with us in producing gorgeous events and...

When Wine & Chocolate Meet, Good Things Happen

Whether those on your list are chocolate lovers or wine lovers, this is something that will take care of both.  When wine and chocolate come together, good things happen.  In fact, pairing both together has become quite an art.  At SoBelle, we are delighted to help...

SoBelle For Family & The Holidays

SoBelle For Family & The Holidays

With the holidays fast-approaching, one thing is for certain:  family and celebrations.  No matter what one's religious affiliation (or even if they don't have any), one can generally find themselves spending time with loved ones or being invited as a "plus one" to a...

The Magic for Event Business Success Starts with The Right Questions

The Magic for Event Business Success Starts with The Right Questions

SoBelle has been featured in Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Colin Cowie Weddings,  in international bridal shows as well as has been featured as the preferred event supply partner for many event clients and professional event planners.  Throughout this time,  SoBelle ...

SoBelle for the Holidays | Decadent Detail Sure to Make an Impression

SoBelle for the Holidays | Decadent Detail Sure to Make an Impression

Whether it's an annual company holiday party, an family holiday celebration, wedding, or simply a wonderful holiday gift by itself,  SoBelle Holiday Boxes are sure to impress and delight the recipient.  From the more traditional to the decadent with bling, guests will...

The History of SoBelle Chocolate Favors | Getting Personal

Many of you know that Nada Adjadj and her company SoBelle Chocolate Favors have hit the luxury wedding market and blazed a trail being featured in the company of such wedding power-house brand names as Colin Cowie , Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Magazine and many more. ...

The Magic of a Winery, Design and Chocolate

What is there about the romantic and timeless element of a winery?  Especially when that winery is reminiscent of a chateau and transports us back to another era: one of elegance where entertainment was an art and nothing less than the "wow" factor would do.  Because...

Music of the Night Party Makes Guests Swoon with Delight

One of the best things about our job is the fact that we don't just "do" special event favors. We are craft artisans and take pride in customizing art that just so happens to be edible.   No two events are alike and we love that just as our clients are individual, so...

Specialty Party Favors are highlighted at Bat Mitzvah Party

Specialty Party Favors are highlighted at Bat Mitzvah Party

So Belle Favors created decorative chocolate favors for a Bat Mitzvah for a special young lady named Amanda who loved the rainbow colors they were decorated in. The chocolate favors were used as place cards for all the attendees of the party. She had wrote each family...

A Sweet Testimonial For a Sweet Gift!

A Sweet Testimonial For a Sweet Gift!

What a nice  message to receive today from thousands of miles away from San Diego, our office base: Nada, I wanted to tell you that the favors you created for my best friend's Louis Vuitton themed surprise birthday luncheon were beautiful!!! I have referred your...

Summer Weddings and Hue

Summer Weddings and Hue

It is not a surprise that the combinations of color blush pink, ivory, dusty pink are popular hue for the Spring and summer events. SoBelle Favors was delighted to be part of Stefani and Arthur wedding this Spring. The bride chose the combination of blush pink, ivory...

Brachetto Weddings Interview!

Brachetto Weddings Interview!

We are honored to have been chosen for an interview on the Brachetto Weddings website! Here is a little excerpt and a link to see the entire interview. "Wedding favours are small gifts given to guests at weddings as a token of appreciation for their attendance.Over...

Chocolate Favors for Religious Events

Chocolate Favors for Religious Events

Religious celebrations are a very meaningful experience and can be enjoyed by family and friends. Some of these religious parties can be baptisms, christenings and communions. Sobelle Favors offers special religious favors for the party that you will be planning. The...

Customized Graduation Party Favors

Customized Graduation Party Favors

Years of hard work in school finally pays off by graduation from high school, universities or specialized college. As your graduation planning begins, the party plans become a reality. Inviting family, friends, neighbors and co-workers to the special event to honor...