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10 questions to ask your caterer before an event
BizBash
Yes, it's the caterer's job to provide tasty and well-presented food at an event. But a caterer has many other behind-the-scenes tasks to take care of, too. Here are the 10 questions to ask before an event to make sure you're communicating exactly what you need.
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A season of colorful equilibrium
Pantone
Designers take a modern twist on the traditional for spring 2014 by pairing soft pastels with vivid brights to create a colorful equilibrium. Inspired by a mixture of blooming flowers, travels abroad, and strong, confident women, designers use color to refresh, revive and defy conventional wisdom.
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JB Prince Company

Biodegradable/Sustainable Serveware. Stylish and elegant. Can be used for off-premise catering, receptions, pool-side parties, airplane or boat service, picnic baskets and more. Attractive but not expensive.
 


The perfect pink
WedLuxe
This Style File captured by Ten Over Six Photography is filled with pink and emerald wedding ideas!
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More than vanilla
Colin Cowie Weddings
New cake flavors are taking the baking industry by storm. Are your guests ready for it?
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Fall wedding flower arrangements
Martha Stewart Weddings
The weather may be cooler, but many of the flowers and foliage on parade right now are nothing less than fiery. The design duo behind San Francisco's Studio Choo show how to pair the most vivid offerings with weathered branches for a breathtaking effect.
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  IceSculpture.com; Where Marketing Meets Ice

IceSculpture.com is your source to the most reputable and talented ice sculptors in the world; a network of ice sculpting companies providing exceptional products, excellent service and unique designs. Look for an Affiliate in your area to help with decor, branding, marketing campaigns, product launches, weddings, events and live shows.
 


The most creative wedding cakes of the year
Brides
The crazy-cool, modern and utterly romantic wedding cakes that have graced the pages of Brides over the past two years.
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Ten years of Catersource Magazine: A timeline
Catersource
We're celebrating a decade of Catersource magazine! Here are some highlights from our in-depth timeline, which you can check out in full in our September/October 2013 issue.
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Favors as centerpieces
Martha Stewart Weddings
Instead of abandoning your centerpieces to an uncertain post-party fate, encourage guests to tote them home — they wanted to anyway — by setting out centerpieces that double as favors.
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BBJ Linen
BBJ rents exquisite table linens and exclusive accessories to brides, planners, event designers, florists, caterers and hosts who want to create innovative, fashionable table experiences at their events. We have sales representatives in most major US cities to assist you, making BBJ the largest special event linen rental company in the United States.
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16 unexpected reception seating ideas
The Knot
Make your reception instantly inspiring with a unique table arrangement. Table layouts depend on the design of the reception space: Weave them in between trees if you're in a rustic setting, group them in Xs and Os if you're inside a banquet hall or stretch them out in one long banquet if you're on a dock.
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6 new ideas for ghoulish Halloween party decor
BizBash
You could say it was a graveyard smash: To fete the launch of its Halloween wig collection by designer Chris March, Target staged its own version of a monster's ball on Sept. 26 at the Angel Orensanz Foundation for the Arts in New York.
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Are you looking for the latest looks in table design?
NACE

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Registration is now open for the Oct. 16 hot trends webinar featuring designer Nico Cervantes of NLC Productions — Nico is on top of all of the trends and will share his insights on how you can create a fabulous display for your range of clients. From candles to china, floral to flatware, get ready to be inspired and get creative with your table designs. For more information, click here.

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Are you a dynamic thought leader looking for a place to share your ideas?
NACE
NACE invites you to submit your brilliant session proposal for our upcoming educational opportunities for the Experience! 2014 Conference and Expo Breakout Sessions (due Nov. 1). Help elevate the catering and events industry with your bright ideas when you become a NACE speaker! For more information, click here.
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Ready to set yourself apart as a catering and events trend master?
NACE
Registration is now open for the Nov. 20 catering and events trend forecast webinar featuring Kevin Dana, CORT Tradeshow & Event Furnishings; Paula Fenner, CPCE, The Fairmont Dallas; Kate Patay, Creative Coverings. Learn what hot trends to expect in F&B presentation techniques, colors, fabrics, textures and prints. Also, stay ahead of the competition with tips on how you can forecast the future of catering and events trends. Find out the most effective ways to sell these trends profitably to your clients and establish yourself as an industry expert, while re-purposing your existing stock to save your bottom line! For more information, click here.
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