TableTalk

The blog by BBJ

As an event planner, I believe in using quality linen for table designs—and that includes napkins. Napkins are a final touch, yet they really can transform the entire tablescape, especially patterned napkins. They really give you the opportunity for your personality to shine through in your table design. Here, I’ve created four looks for you:

July is upon us, and you know what that means—2014 is already halfway over! The year may be in its second half and winding down, but one thing is here to stay: Pantone’s color of the year, Radiant Orchid. If you check this blog regularly, you know I’ve been all over this purple shade for

As you’re planning an event, you probably think you have everything you need for a gorgeous tablescape. You’ve selected your rental table linen, picked out your centerpieces and decided on your other table decorations. You may be forgetting one thing, though: charger plates! Charger plates really bring basic table designs to life, no matter what

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At the beginning of the year, I told you blush pink would be hot on the wedding scene, and for the summer, this is truer than ever! In fact, I adore how this shade is being incorporated into table designs. My current favorite? The “Pretty in Pink” tablescape! This BBJ Linen lookbook design features stunning

Bring a reminder of spring with the textured corsage linen rentals

Summer is here, which means you’ll find me near any body of water you can find me. Still, I still like to carry hints of spring with me, and with BBJ Linen’s new textured corsage linen rental, I can! This tablecloth is completely reminiscent of the year’s earlier months, yet you can use this chic

“Wild at Heart” Rental Table Linen Design

Did you check out BBJ Linen’s Summer Lookbook? All the table designs were absolutely to die for, but one especially stood out to me: the “Wild at Heart” tablescape! It had everything I love for a table design—stunning rental table linen that are accented by lighthearted pieces, like printed napkins and chair pads, as well

As you’re planning your big day, you may be struggling to determine what type of bride you are, which will ultimately help you decide what type of table top linen rentals you’ll choose. Don’t worry, though—BBJ has you covered. Take our “What’s Your Wedding Style” quiz to help you pick the rental table linen that

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So you just got engaged—congrats! Now, it’s time to celebrate. Engagement parties have become all the rage with brides-to-be. In fact, I’ve seen more and more brides hosting engagement parties in honor of their upcoming nuptials. This event is more than a rehearsal dinner, yet it’s still being more relaxed than the actual wedding. Want

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Have a teen in your life who will be turning the big 1-6 soon? Throw her a Sweet 16 party! Follow my tips for a day they’ll love. Whimsical Tablescape A Sweet 16 party is all about staying lighthearted, and your table design should reflect that! To create a fun tablescape, start with a rental

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The Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays. It’s the perfect time to relax and enjoy time with family and friends—and celebrate your pride for the red, white and blue! Want to throw a Fourth of July party of your own? Follow my guide on rental table linen, food and fun for a