TableTalk

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By now, you’ve already heard all about Pantone’s color of the year for 2015—marsala. But a lesser known honor goes to nine other colors—the ones on Pantone’s top 10 colors for 2015 list. Marsala is, of course, included in the list, but for today, let’s check out the other nine colors on the list and

color-trend-ecru

With springtime just ahead, we’ll see a lot of brighter shades hitting our favorite event planners’ and photographers’ blogs showcasing the events they’ve put together. However, if you’re just not that into pastels or brights, you’ll love this new trend that’s heating up all over: Ecru. If that sounds a little bit boring to you,

Spring Look Book

February 27th, 2015

Greetings table linen lovers! Our Spring/Summer 2015 Lookbook is here, and we can’t wait to share our brand new ideas with you. Here at BBJ Linen, we proudly keep up with the latest trends to in table runners, table overlays, chair covers and all aspects of event décor to bring inspiration to our clients. Nude

If you’re like me, you couldn’t take your eyes off the gorgeous styles and innovative designs at this year’s fashion week events. It’s so exciting to see both established and new “houses” display their latest collections in runway shows and learn what trends the fashion industry dubs “in” and “out” for the season. As purveyors

gatsby-esque-wedding-decorations

With the premiere of the 2013 film adaptation of The Great Gatsby, that style of dress, art and design enjoyed a burst of popularity. While you may feel inclined to host a Gatsby-esque wedding, it’s important to be at least vaguely familiar with the plot of the story before you commit—after all, a story rife

So you’re planning your wedding? Congratulations! If you’ve been feeling a bit overwhelmed by all the decision-making, don’t worry—according to the Association of Bridal Consultants, more than 2 million couples pull this off each year, so planning your dream day is absolutely reasonable, provided you give yourself enough time. Experts agree if you begin with

springtime-baby-shower

If you’re planning a springtime baby shower, don’t worry about getting stuck using cutesy, overdone and often boring pastels. Instead, check out our ideas for a unique, and gorgeous, baby shower that features fresh flowers, balloons, baby gift bingo and so much more! Ditch the Baby Blue & Pink Instead of choosing overused sky blue

Upscale Brunch Event

There’s no denying it: Brunch is special. I’d go as far as saying that it’s an occasion, rather than just a meal. Even if it’s just a late morning affair with a few girlfriends, by its very nature, brunch says, “Hey, we’re taking our time here!” While I love meeting up with friends for brunch

spring-tablescape-white-lamour-table-runner

One of the best things about a spring wedding (aside from marrying your beloved, of course!) is that the world is in full bloom, and you can take your pick from the gorgeous color palette that nature has to offer. Here at BBJ Linen, we have helped countless clients design the spring wedding of their

dressing-your-table-for-fashion-week

Here at BBJ Linen, we like to think of our products as “table fashions.” Rather than simply covering a table to protect it, we love to drape tables in the latest patterns, textures and colors. So what better way to celebrate Fashion Week than with an elegantly “outfitted” table? For this fashion-forward table design, we