Event planning can be a stressful experience. That’s why, as your table experts, we’re here to help! Whether you are planning a small party, convention or school event, setting your table is an important part of making your event look great. If you’re new to setting up tables or are just looking for new inspiration, we have the perfect guide to help you beautify your event.
Dress up Your Event Tables
Once you have your color scheme or theme picked, the next thing to do is choose your linen. Linen can instantly transform any event. If you are looking for a more casual, budget-friendly, style, you will want to choose a classic solid-colored tablecloth. For an easy way to add extra pizzazz, include a patterned or textured tablecloth. If you are going for a more formal look, then softer, silky materials or velvets are the way to go.
Pure Luxe Bride | Aaron & Jillian Photography | Petaloso | EventWorks | Patrick Properties Events
Novelty Events | Kristine Herman Photography | Studio Kate Florals | Jake Duke Studios | Signature Party Rentals | Jasmin Michelle Designs | Boulder Grove Ranch
ROAM Home + Events | The Cardonas | Molly in the Sky | Diamonette | Different Look | The Mix Dish | Mi Vintage | Keep it Eventful | Ali Schroeder | Villa Woodbine
Once you’ve selected your linen, the next part is choosing the correct size for your tables. There are a variety of ways to lay or drape your linen, so we’ve created an easy how-to guide, How to Choose the Right Tablecloth Sizes for Event Tables
Accessorizing Your Tables
Accessorizing is key to creating a show-stopping tabletop display. This can include runners, chargers, napkins, and other tabletop accessories. These elements are where you can infuse contrasting pops of color or extravagant sequins that will have your guests in awe. Below is an example of how a table runner and napkin can add pops of color to a neutral-colored table linen.
Drunk on Decor | Erin Richins Photography | Debbie’s Bloomers
One of the easiest ways to elevate your table is with your napkin fold. With a variety of options, visit our post on Dressing Up Your Table – Napkin Folds
Molliner Photography | The Shindig Co. | Iron and Clay Flowers | Treasury Rentals | Littera
Joie de Vivre | Miki & Sonja Photography | Jacob Maarse | Town and Country Event Rentals | The Garland Hotel
Kensington Event Design | Ana Maria Vieriu Photography | Flyy Design Creative | Devilish Designz | The Glen Club
Decorating Your Chairs
Don’t forget your chairs! Typically, one of the higher quantity items at your event, adding chair ties and covers is an easy way to add an extra layer of detail and complete your event look. Chairs ties create an additional opportunity to give your event a more upscale look. Seat covers can be used to tie in your color scheme and make your event look effortlessly put together.