The blog by BBJ


Fall is the perfect time for a wedding—the air is crisp and cool, and the changing colors of the leaves makes for a stunning look. My favorite venue for an autumn affair? A vineyard! It’s a naturally gorgeous venue that simply cannot be beat! Considering having a vineyard wedding of your own? Follow my guide


Emeralds, rubies, opals and sapphires—I love them all! Jewel tones have such an air of elegance to them, and that’s why I think these work so well for as a color scheme! This theme works perfectly for events of all kinds, including birthday parties, office parties, black-tie affairs and more. See how you can incorporate


As you’re planning your event, you’ve got quite a few things to consider: rental table linen, décor and, of course, the menu. Deciding on the food you should serve can be overwhelming because you have so many options. No need to worry, though—I’ve outlined a variety of meal styles, as well as dessert and drinks,


Remember my wedding quiz from a few months ago? I’ve already given advice for the traditional and vintage weddings, and now I’m here to give ideas for the bohemian brides! If you got the bohemian style, follow my advice for attire, rental table linen, food, drink and décor! Attire In my opinion, bohemian brides have


As a party decorator, I’ve been in your shoes before: You’re hosting a party, but you need a little help thinking of ideas for dressing up your tables. Don’t worry—I’m here with all the fall table centerpiece ideas you need! These ideas can work well for a fall gathering, Halloween party or even a Thanksgiving

12 Personalized Wedding Ideas

October 10th, 2014

Some of the best weddings I’ve gone to have been completely outside the box, customized specifically to the couples. To create a one-of-a-kind day, follow my list of ideas to create a day you and your guests will always remember! Decor Create a chalkboard backdrop. Here, you can write your names and fun sayings or


If you’re like me, you’ve already been in the fall spirit for a while—the Halloween spirit specifically! Luckily for me, this holiday is perfect for throwing a fun party! Whether this is just a casual gathering amongst friends or a full-blown Halloween wedding, I’ve outlined everything you need for the big day: food, drink, rental

Select charger style for your event

A few weeks ago, I answered some questions my loyal readers had about using chair covers and ties as part of their event decorating. Well, you all seemed to love the idea of a FAQ, and the questions kept coming in! Here, I’ve collected some questions you all submitted about using charger plates as part

15 Ideas for an Orange Event

October 3rd, 2014

If you’re like me, you’re rejoicing because fall is finally here! Now, orange is a perfect color for autumn events, but I feel like this color translates well year round! If you love all things tangerine, peach, coral, pumpkin and everything in between, follow our guide for an orange-tastic day! Rental Table Linen For a

Metal Mixing

October 2nd, 2014
Martha Stewart Weddings Featured Event Designed by Debi Lilly

For the ultimate in event inspiration, we love seeing the designs that event professionals come up with using our linens. For today’s blog post we welcome guest blogger Debi Lilly of A Perfect Event to share her inspiration with you. Straight off the Fashion Week runways – we bring you a shimmer and shine of