Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, Pelham's

  • 2020-01-04
  • 10:00 - 16:00
  • 1 day
  • 10 Pax

Course description

One is not born elegant, one becomes one. The aristocratic behaviour cannot be possessed in one day; it comes over time through constant efforts. For you ladies and gentlemen to acquire the true essence of etiquette, let’s discover the noble heritage together!

Class benefits

  • Learn how you can greet people, achieve a positive first impression.
  • Understand the French table manners and know how to apply them.
  • Learn the rules of Western-style table setting.
  • Learn how to be seated, remain graceful at the table.
  • Master the etiquette requirements of walking with others.
  • Understand how to have the proper elegant presence when walking, sitting or standing.
  • Throughout real-time tutorials practice newly learned skills and improve them with teacher’s guidance.

Class content

Advanced table manners

Table setting tutorial
  • How to set up the table
  • Cutlery
  • Glass Knowledge
  • French dining manners
  • Differences between Chinese and Western table manners
  • Serviet etiquette
  • The proper table posture

Step into the world of formal fine dining, become true French etiquette connoisseur. Master your newly learned skills with the teacher’s facilitation.

Elegant deportment

Deportment exercises
  • Arms, shoulders and body posture
  • Book exercise
  • How to pick things from the ground
  • How to enter/leave a room with panache
  • How to turn
  • How to stand or walk with someone else
  • Walking with something in hand: bags, umbrella

With book exercise correct your posture and achieve more elegant and confident deportment. Learn how to appear more lady/gentleman like.

Your expert

Miona Milakov

Miona Milakov is a professional etiquette & beauty teacher. Ms Milakov has a unique perspective on physical presence, personal style, and high-end lifestyle. As an etiquette professional, she provided professional training for many well-known enterprises. Ms Milakov believes the correct body form represents a professional image of the individual; Good manners are the secret of keeping one’s charm. Ms Milakov has lived and worked in different countries and is deeply attracted by Chinese culture.

We’ve got some great package to choose from:

Regular Price

¥ 3688 / 1Pax
¥ 6688 / 2Pax
¥ 9388 / 3Pax

Member Price

  • For those who attended our class before
¥ 3388 / 1Pax
¥ 6088 / 2Pax
¥ 8688 / 3Pax

More Info


Check-in09:30 – 10:00
Advanced table manners10:00 – 11:50
Lunch tutorial11:50 – 13:20
Deportment14:00 – 15:15
Deportment exercises15:15 – 15:45
Certification15:45 – 16:00

Dress Code

  • Cocktail dress code
  • Elegant suit
  • Leather shoes
  • Cocktail dress code
  • High heels

Where is it ?

Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

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