Nadine's Dazzling Purple Ribbon Cutting

NEWTON, N.C. (Aug. 17, 2016)—Have you ever been stressed when throwing a party? If so, a new business in Newton is here to help you out.

Nadine's Dazzling Purple ribbon cuttingNewton welcomed Nadine’s Dazzling Purple Centerpiece & Decorating to the city during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Aug. 17. Nadine’s is located at 1114 North Main Ave.

Nadine’s offers centerpieces and decorating for a variety of events, including birthday parties, wedding receptions, anniversaries, church events, housewarmings, and baby showers. Owner Nadine James is a talented face painter and can also help with planning and decorating for children’s parties.

“I’m here because I really like making people smile and making people happy,” James said.

James has decorated and made centerpieces for her church and friends for years, so she decided to turn that hobby into a business. She enjoys talking with people and turning their visions into reality. Her goal is to please her clients by making special events as free from stress as possible.

As for the name of the business, James said she’s always dazzling people with her designs, and she loves the color purple, so Nadine’s Dazzling Purple Centerpiece & Decorating was the obvious choice.

“I want to welcome you to Newton,” Mayor Anne P. Stedman said before the ribbon cutting. “We appreciate your investment here, and I hope that your business is successful.”

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Nadine’s is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. For more information, contact James at 828-238-5520 or