To decorate for a banquet, accessorize the tables with centerpieces and a runner, balance the space used in the room by using long tables for rooms with large windows and open spaces and use shapes that complement each other, such as square plates with rectangular tables. Utilize a common theme of furniture and accessories with sharp corners or rounded edges throughout decorating the room.Continue Reading
Layering a graphic linen over a solid colored tablecloth helps to elongate the table. Additionally, using centerpieces helps to balance out the tables. To decorate rectangular tables, use colors that are dispersed in various spaces such as in the centerpieces like tall standing candles or on the chairs. Using colored accents on the menus or seating cards can also add dimension to the tables. For the best color patterns, consult a color wheel or use an online program to help discover the best moods and feelings that colors can elicit.
Using long banquet tables is recommended when the room has very high ceilings, large windows and a very open floor plan. Setting the banquet tables in organized rows or in a "U" shape can help to balance the room's set up and saturate the room with strategically placed colors.Learn more about Party Themes & Decor
The Linen Company, Amazon.com and CVLinens are locations where banquet table linens are available for sale, as of 2016. These retailers carry linens for square, rectangular and circular banquet tables.Full Answer >
Hanging pictures that add interest to a room use varied or symmetric arrangement patterns, unlikely hanging materials, and sizes and positions that complement the furniture of a room. Pattern arrangements should be tested using paper cutouts to confirm the desired look.Full Answer >
Some supplies to purchase for a masquerade party include fabric for decor, flowers or candles for centerpieces and as accents, and glitter or confetti. Lighting is an important feature, so if the venue has built-in lighting, buy soft yellow bulbs or hanging lanterns to accent the theme.Full Answer >
Wholesale centerpieces for weddings and other events are available at Dhgate.com, eFavorMart.com and KoyalWholesale.com, as of 2015. Additional sources for centerpieces include AliExpress and eBay.Full Answer >