tablescapes

5 Tips for the Perfect Tablescape

Scenery sets the mood for any event. Whether it’s greenery against a white table cloth or beautiful silverware lying on walnut wood, a lovely tablescape can pull the entire look together. Your guests will be amazed by the patterns and design of the work you put together.

If you’re looking to wow your guests at your next event, we’ve rounded up five tips to help you to create the perfect tablescape.

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Spring Wedding Trends

Spring Wedding Trends

Every year, new wedding trends emerge, especially in the spring. Brides and grooms want to be different and create an event that will last a lifetime. Couples look for new ways to personalize their big day, and guests look for the next awe-inspiring element. This year, keep an eye out for the following spring wedding trends.

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Wedding cake alternatives

Wedding Cake Alternatives

A traditional wedding cake will never go out of style, but why sacrifice individuality for a classic white confection? Your wedding day is all about your unique, personal style. This means you don’t have to settle for the same sweet treat you’ve had at every other wedding. Don’t be afraid to shake things up and offer your guests a slice of non-traditional goodness.

Whether you choose to cut into something sweet or savory, there’s nothing vanilla about these five wedding cake alternatives.

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Indoor Wedding Venues

Memphis Indoor Wedding Venues

Getting married is one of life’s biggest milestones, and choosing the right wedding venue can be both exciting and challenging. For those that are opting to keep their big day indoors, we’ve rounded up a list of some of the dreamiest indoor wedding venues Memphis has to offer.

Hosting your wedding at any one of these venues is sure to make your big day go off with only one hitch – between you and your partner.

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Outdoor Wedding Venue

Memphis Outdoor Wedding Venues

If you’re looking for a dreamy location for your big day, we’ve got the perfect list of outdoor wedding venues in Memphis! From beautiful garden landscapes to a stunning riverside view, Memphis has everything you could want for a scenic outdoor ceremony or moonlight reception.

These outdoor wedding venues showcase the best of the Bluff City. We’re sure you’ll find the perfect spot for your special day.

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Personalize Wedding

Personalize Your Wedding

When it comes to your wedding, there are plenty of ways to add a personalized touch to your event. From the favors to gifts for your wedding party, customization is a fantastic way to commemorate your big day. Take a look at a few items you can craft specifically for you and your guests.

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How Daylight Savings Impacts Your Outdoor Wedding

Outdoor weddings are amazing events for a variety of reasons, but are also tricky to plan around daylight savings time. Many couples like to take advantage of the natural backdrop and the mild weather in the spring or fall. The planning stage is crucial to guarantee a successful soirée during these beautiful seasons. Keep the following factors in mind when considering how daylight savings can impact your outdoor wedding.

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What to Expect When Working with an Event Specialist

On your wedding day, it is important that you have the best team in place to ensure you have the soirée of your dreams. Your team often starts with an event specialist. This person is your right hand when choosing a venue, flowers, event rentals, a caterer and much more. They can also help provide your out-of-town guests with an attraction guide of places to visit prior to your wedding. Your event specialist will also be the go-to person on the day of your wedding for any questions or concerns. Take a look at our list of ways that an event specialist can help your wedding day run smoothly!

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Event Rentals – Best Practices

When you are preparing to host an event, the details and checklist can seem endless. Depending on your venue space and number of guests, you will likely need quite a few event rentals. These rentals can include tents, chairs, tables and linens, and those are only the necessities. Here at Hicks, we have more than 30 years of experience in the event rental industry and want to help ensure that you have the best products possible. Check out our quick guide for event rental best practices.

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Your Guests’ Guide to Memphis Attractions

According to a recent segment on Good Morning America, Memphis, Tennessee ranks as one of the hottest places to travel in 2019. From historic musical landmarks to good, southern comfort food, we have it all. As you plan your next big event in the Bluff City, be sure to prepare an attraction guide for your guests. When visitors come to town for a wedding, trade show or conference, they often appreciate hearing about the local gems. Not only can Hicks help with event rentals, but we can also provide you with a few ideas for fun. Follow our guide to Memphis events and attractions and leave your guests saying, “I love Memphis!”

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