In the Philippines, a girl’s 18th birthday is a grand celebration. As she officially enters womanhood, her friends and family all come together to mark this milestone. Debuts used to be a classic formal gathering with the basics: a fancy ballgown, 18 roses, and a lavish feast. Today, this traditional event has branched out into countless forms. After all, a debutante would prefer a theme that best fits her personality to make this memorable day extra special. It all starts with a theme that will transform your venue, determine your dress code, and create your menu. If you’re planning a debut for yourself, your daughter, or a friend, here are some themes that might inspire you.
1. Fairy tale
3. Great Gatsby