The blog by BBJ

After you get engaged, you’re probably over the moon, but now you know the wedding planning begins. I’ve always found, though, that once the bride settles on a venue, a good portion of her stress disappears! Then she can start deciding on decor, catering and rental table linen. Here, I’ve provided seven questions to ask

You know I adore everything about my job. What I love most, though, is answering questions about how to create the best look for events! Today, I’m here to answer some question my loyal readers have submitted. Let’s dive in! On Using Chair Ties Q: “I want to rent ties to jazz up my basic

Our 8 Favorite Table Runners

September 10th, 2014

1)    The Black Aria Pair it with: Gorgeous gold or coral pink rental table linen You can’t go wrong with a black lace table runner, and the Black Aria is the perfect example of this! This runner steals the show, so pair it with a solid table cloth for balance. 2) The White Taurus   Pair

If you follow this blog closely, you know I’ve always loved classic movies. Of course, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” has always been my favorite. And can you blame me?! Between Audrey Hepburn’s perfect performance as Holly Golightly, the timeless fashion and, of course, Cat, what’s not to love? Still, my favorite part of the movie has to

Use small gold frames as name card holders to bring out metallic elements

Metallics are taking over tablescape designs this year, and I couldn’t be happier! After all, gold and silver are my favorite colors, and I love to see them incorporated into almost everything—especially event tables! To share the love and help you get your own gorgeous metallic table design, I’ve shared some tips for rental table

What color do you have in mind for your special day? Are you thinking a color scheme of pastels, or do you envision your day bright, vibrant shades—or maybe neutrals? Whether you know exactly what you want or still need some help deciding, I’ve broken down some possible color combinations. Red Color combination ideas: Scarlett

As you plan for your event, you’ve undoubtedly been browsing Pinterest or even BBJ Linen’s website for table design inspiration. During that time, you may have come across some dazzling chair designs that you want to recreate for your own special event—but you don’t know where to start. Let me just say that I totally

Rental table linen can help create the perfect vintage wedding theme.

Remember my wedding style quiz from a few months back? (If not, make sure to take it as soon as possible!) Well, if you got the vintage style, I’m here to give you all the ideas you need to make this theme come to life! Check out the ideas for your menu, dress, décor, rental

Decorating a venue for any event can involve a lot of work, but if you know what kind of mood you want to inspire for your guests, it can be a little bit easier, since, thanks to color theory, certain colors have been found to inspire certain moods or feelings in us. If you want


Wedding season is in full swing now, and it’ll carry through the fall. We’ve seen a lot of great photos of our friends’ and families’ beautiful ceremonies and receptions. If you’re finishing up planning your wedding, or you’re looking for ideas for next fall—or hey, if you just like fall weddings in general, you’re in