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Participate in one or all  categories!


All vessels participating at the Palm Beach Intl. Boatshow 2017 are eligible, however entrants must be permanent crew of the vessel. Photo shoot is schedule for Friday March 24th. Photos will be posted on the Top-Notch Tabletop Facebook Page March 27th and ends April 1st at midnight. Winners will be announced the at the spring Triton Expo, April 5th, at the tennis courts of Bahia Mar Yachting Center in Fort Lauderdale. (All Dates to be confirmed).


There are no design rules, except that you create a fabulous table setting and show us some of your favorite tricks to WOW your guests when they see the table. Showcase your creativity!!

You can participate in 2 main categories:Luxe Interior Tabletop and/or Outdoor Chic.

Awards will also be granted for the following categories:

  • Most Artistic Napkin Fold

  • Top Creative Centerpiece

  • Best Beverage Presentation

  • Stylish Menu Design

  • & Best Tip of the day

How to Register

Fill out the form below, or Email us at:  


Call 561.479.9869 to share tabletop tips and showcase your style for a chance to win luxe prizes

#That easy!

The official tabletop competition

Registration is now CLOSED

Palm Beach Harbour and city docks, March 23-26, 2017

Aqualuxe is so excited to photograph your Top Notch TableTops at the Palm Beach Boat Show in just 2 weeks. Can't wait to visit our friends who are back in town and make many new ones.

We  invite all stews working at the Palm Beach Boat Show to register and participate in one or all categories.

The 2 main categories judged via Facebook are:

Luxe Interior & Chic Outdoors


Prizes will also be awarded for the following categories judged by a select panel:

  • Most Artistic Napkin Fold

  • Top Creative Centerpiece

  • Best Beverage Presentation

  • Stylish Menu Design

  • & Best Tip of the day.

In yachting every day is a voyage! And, what better way to learn than to set sail and share your knowledge, tips, tricks and ideas with fellow yachties. Find new, creative and resourceful ways to redecorate and repurpose your decorations. Inspire and be inspired. Be part of a like-minded community of professionals. #yachtiesforyachties

Thank you to all our sponsors!

Thank you for your interest in awarding the creativity and design that each Top Crew creates and spreading the word.

These are top notch local services and luxury brands, that our organization rates at the top of their respective division within the Marine industry. Add these to your contact list:

Maritime Professional Training

Located five minutes from the Fort Lauderdale, FL airport, MPT is the largest, most complete full service private maritime school in the country, training mariners since 1983. MPT offers USCG and MCA License and STCW training, including YM, OOW, Chief Mate, Master 3000, BRM, GMDSS, Firefighting, Basic Safety and more. PYA Approved Yacht Interior Courses are taught by The Yacht Guru herself, Alene Keenan. Maritime Professional Training's new 25,000-square-foot $ 6 million expansion of its training facility is now open for business.


Wine Watch

A wine shop like no other. The moment you walk in you know you are in for a treat. Lights are low and everywhere you look there is wine. The lower temperature and the use of wood elements gives the space a cellar feeling. From collector's wines to the everyday crew basics, Andrew Lampasone is your go-to wine guy.





The Yacht Guru's Bible by Alene Keenan

This is the book that I wish I'd had when I started out in yachting. Photos, illustrations, schedules, checklists, and more will help you avoid mistakes and teach you how to elevate your skills to excel on a luxury yacht. In THE YACHT GURU'S BIBLE, the author provides practical tips and guidelines along with insider knowledge from many years at sea as a Chief Stewardess. You learned how to get that first job, now learn the essentials to succeed.  Great training tool for Chief Stews to work with new crew.




More than just a fashion empire, this brand emphasizes the value of hand craftsmanship rising above other luxury brands for more than 150 years. From the most exquisite leather goods, cutlery, crystal, barware & linens; email Aqualuxe for a quote today.


Luxury Fashioned By The World's Finest Artists And Silversmiths.


Silver picture frames, crystal vases, bowls & centerpieces, are amongst the best selling decorative pieces of Christofle's home collection.


Glassware, porcelain, dinnerware, and barware dress some of the most stylish tabletops around the world. Available at Aqualuxe Outfitting.



Flowers and Found Objects

Located on Las Olas, this cozy little shop is a gem! A delight for first-time visitors as well as returning customers, stews are sure to be inspired, time after time. Best known for their unique and beautiful floral designs, they also carry an ever-changing selection of fascinating decorations for tabletops or as turndown treasures.  The staff rocks. Talk to Gary or Patrick.


Yves Delorme

From bold prints to classic Athena, Yves Delorme's bedding and bath linens are Top Notch. Top selling brand for Aqualuxe Outfitting.

Be sure to check out their newest beach towel collection. We love the bright summer colors!

House of Caviar

Everything caviar, from recipes to luxe caviar service ware. Providing simply the best specialty foods including foie gras, gourmet meats & seafood, truffles and much more.

Available thru Aqualuxe Outfitting.


Global Marine Travel is the industry leader in special airfares for the Maritime Industry. They specialize in one-way, refundable, changeable marine airfares. It's a full-service travel agency.

Contact Shawn here locally for the best fares.

Yachty Rental

Yachty Rentals is South Florida's #1 choice for scooters, jeeps, RV’s, SUV’s rentals and more. Yachty Rentals is now also offering crew accommodations located with a 3-mile radius of Ft. Lauderdale airport and Marinas.


The Global Galavant

If you haven't met her, you are in for a treat! Bibi Marinek is a "local" artist from South Africa, she is also a yachtie-chef by day and a traveler at heart.


Her boutique style totes that can be customized with the yacht logo are a staff favorite!!




American Yacht Agents

A full-service yacht agency and concierge service. Their goal is to simplify the lives of captains and crews visiting the U.S.


American Yacht Agents excel at shore side support, customs & immigration for port state compliance while in U.S. ports, dock reservation, fuel and waste management, banking, & executive transport.  Email Deborah Radtke


Dockwalk Magazine

A crew favorite! You will find many relevant posts for captains and crew about training and Safety, Travel and Superports.


Join their online community. Who knows you might even find yourself in it?!

YachtingToday.TV is a cutting-edge online yachting magazine that combines powerful editorial content with interactive video and a comprehensive photographic library.


Suki provides New England, South Florida and international clientele with a complete array of services. Specializing in HD video and photography, Suki also produces, directs and edits promotional video products. If you see a helicopter flying over a yacht, there’s a good chance Suki’s shooting a video.


Bluewater Crew Placement

I'm sure you've heard the news that our favorite agents at Crew Unlimited, longtime supporters of Top Notch, have combined forces with Bluewater Yachting creating one of the largest employment databases with access to more than 5000 jobs per year. For interior department positions, give Holly a call and set up a meeting.



The Triton

Our Staff's choice for Nautical News!


They are the voice of the yachting community. Their mission: "To give captains and crews the information they need to help them run their boats and manage their careers."


Don't miss the Triton Expo on April 5th at Bahia Mar, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. There will be food and beverages to engage an expected crowd of more than 600 captains, crew and industry professionals.

Aqualuxe Outfitting

Provides a one-stop-virtual-shop, where you will find the latest trends in Service Accessories, Stateroom Linens, Spa Amenities, Bar Tools, Galley Gadgets, Tabletop Must Have’s & Outdoor Beach Essentials. Let us redesign your space with your needs in mind.

Hosted by

Aqualuxe Outfitting

Boca Raton, FL 33433

Tel:   +1.561.479.9869
Fax:  +1.561.417.7839

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