Arguably the worst part of throwing a party — second maybe to the cleanup — is the cost. Not only do you have to feed a crowd of people, but you've also got to consider the decor. Those linen napkins, chargers, and Anthro-approved glasses add up fast, especially as more and more people RSVP. And then, depending on what party you're throwing, you've got to figure out where to store the stuff, with the hopes that you'll actually use 14 candy cane plates and coordinating cocoa mugs again. And again.
That's where comes in. The rent-the-table service is the perfect fix for anyone who wants to throw a party without having to go out and buy all new place settings for each separate event.
The website couldn't be easier to use, either. You just choose the design you like best, and you get a package that includes a textile runner, dual-sided napkins, dinner plate, salad plate, gold, rose gold, or platinum flatware, wine glass, water glass, menu card, place card, paper straw, and candlesticks.
Enter your party date and guest number, then the complete party-in-a-box will be delivered to your doorstep. When the fun's over, just repack and return. No washing required. No, seriously — you don't even have to wash the stuff. Whaaat?!
Orders are available in 4, 8, or 12 settings, though larger custom orders are available on request. Seven settings are currently offered with more debuting later this year, and each will run you $24/person. A small price to pay to skip the post-party cleanup.
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