Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. RENT!

Posted 3/15/2018 by Mariannes Rentals

In honor of International Recycling day, let's talk about the 4th R! Did you know that renting is a responsible consumer choice for shared consumption? If your carbon footprint is important, consider the environmental benefits of renting! Instead of every person needing to purchase tents, tables, and chairs for their event, renting is the ultimate form of reuse and recycling, reducing the need for the production of things that are ultimately not truly utilized. At Marianne's Rentals, we give consumers options in a variety of price points and styles to create gorgeous events without needing to purchase! A much more environmentally conscious choice. The idea of renting and reuse of a quality product more than once, or shared consumption, does not make the value of an item go down every time someone uses it, but instead, makes an item available for others and is a great way to do business!


Events are special, but they can be full of waste. Many people do not think through the initial impulse to buy and own an item. In addition to the purchase price, a buyer must consider the time to procure, unpackage, assemble and possibly perform other tasks to ready an item like washing food items before using or pressing linens. After the event, an owner is responsible for cleaning, repackaging and storing items. Typically, these things are in the greater bulk than an average consumer will be able to use again, because there were lots of guests at their event. At that point, an owner must assess the cost of storage or effort of reselling items they are unlikely to get the original investment back for! Renting is not only a responsible choice for the environment but also for most people's use of both their time and money!


At Marianne's Rentals, products are cleaning before and after an event, furniture is taken care of, linens are pressed, and everything can be delivered and set up! We want to take away as much stress as possible and help give you the items you need to fulfill your vision of the event, whether it is a wedding, shower, birthday party, corporate event, or anything else! Renting allows everyone the availability of beautiful, quality choices that may not be feasible otherwise. Instead, you rent for a much less fee and do not have to worry about storage, or set up! Later, someone else will use the items again in a new and interesting way. Because of the care for quality that we take, the lives of our products are filled with many beautiful shared memories!

Below you will see three different ways our Gold Chiavari has been used and styled! 


Top image: Holli B Photography | Bottom images: Amanda Watson Photography

Come see us at the show!

Posted 1/2/2018 by Mariannes Rentals

Marianne's Rentals will be at the Perfect Wedding Guide Show as a presenting sponsor on Sunday January 14th from 1PM-4PM. Come check out a few inspiring displays and ask our staff any questions you may have about rentals and how they can help fulfill the wedding of your dreams. Now through Saturday the 13th, stop by our showroom for complimentary tickets! You can also get BoGo resgistration online here:

Below are a few pictures taken by Traina Photography at last years Perfect Wedding Guide Show! You can expect to see more inspiring displays this year!

Featured Event: InterWorks Holiday Party

Posted 12/15/2017 by Mariannes Rentals

We had a blast working on the annual InterWorks Holiday party again! They came to us with a great concept for a "Home for the Hoidays" Christmas and we helped them pull together all the trimmings to create an amazing atmosphere at the new Sparrow Beginnings event center in Stillwater, Oklahoma. 

One of the key elements for their design was Buffalo Plaid. When paired with our Smooth Farm Tables and new Oscar Chairs the room was simply amazing! We custom designed, printed and created Buffalo Plaid linens for their theme - now you can get it too!

Our stage is set with Boxwood panels and set with our famous, one of a kind, Marquee Letters and surrounded by several of our vintage furniture pieces. The fabulous Tony Foss Flowers provided beautiful greenery and holiday inspired florals to complete the homey holiday look.

These images were provided by our happy client (Thank you Brittany!). It looks like the party turned out amazing! Here, the employees face the stage and you can see the gorgeous light curtain in the background. Thank you InterWorks for making us a part of your holiday celebration!

Ready to pop the question?

Posted 6/6/2017 by Mariannes Rentals

Image: Sheradee Hurst Photography

If you are ready to get engaged, or know someone who is (or should be!) give him a little push and get him to enter this amazing opportunity! We are giving away a SUPRISE ENGAGEMENT this summer together with Inspire.Event and an absolute dream team of special event vendors. We've got all the details covered - from an amazing venue to a celebration you'll never forget! All you need to do is apply HERE and get ready to BRING THE RING!

Applications must be received by June 26th | Winners will be notified July 5th, 2017!

Participating Vendors:

Inspire Events

Marianne's Rentals

Hazel Paper Co.

Abbey Road Catering

Amy Cakes

Blue Label Bartending

The Red Barn on Waldo's Pond

Chasen Shaw Entertainment

Leslee Layton Films

Sheradee Hurst Photography


Introducing Down Lighting!

Posted 5/24/2017 by Mariannes Rentals

You've heard of up lights, those little warriors of room transformation, and we are excited to announce the introduction of a versatile new product which expands this concept into down lighting! Our new lightweight, magnetic LED powered lights can be used up, down and sideways to create new and versatile applications with powerful coverage and color! In a room with high ceilings, using this product as a down light together with an uplight can ensure even coverage and dramatic effect. Or, use it solely as a down light to create a very different effect that draws attention to a spectacular ceiling, creates a non-traditional atmosphere or feeling of height in a room.

See the images below of this product used all three ways to wash this reception in white and then in blue.

This little powerhouse boasts a coveted capacity for a portable LED light: it will produce a beautiful warm white, as shown in the top left image. If you've typically thought of LED event lighting as producing a cool, blue-white effect, this product does not! The warm white is inviting, soothing and can even be called romantic - reminiscent of a candle's glow. When used in colors, it creates dynamic, brilliant color that can spread farther and with a wider range of colors than other LED fixtures. 

The fixtures are easily operated with a remote control and simple to install. Our full-service crew can help you achieve just the right look with a combination of these and other specialty lighting products. Or, you are welcome to pick them up and install them yourself!

Don't be fooled, while there are many ways and reasons to use this light, it isn't always the right fixture for every application. But whatever the right fixture is, we can help you identify it, as well as provide and install it at a reasonable cost. Your gorgeous linens and florals deserve the right wash of light that will make them glow without over illuminating the room. And sometimes, a traditional up light is the right product for a focused, dramatic effect. Whatever your vision, our creative rental consultants and full-service lighting team can transform your event with just the right atmosphere. 

[Image Credit, above] Sherry Lynch Photography

Set the Table: June Anniversary Promotion

Posted 6/2/2016 by Mariannes Rentals

A well dressed table just makes everyone feel special! This month, we're offering 10% off all chargers and china to set yours with style! We can't emphasize enouth how excited we are about this exceptional sale! There are so many stunning combinations. Make an appointment to come in and get inspired by our tabletop displays and get style suggestions from our rental consultants.

Look for inspiration and ideas on our facebook, instagram, twitter and pinterest pages this month! 

In addition to the sale, we've just reduced pricing on over half of our chargers. So during this promotion, laquer chargers will now be under $1.00 each and many glass chargers will be under $5.00! It's time to upgrade your place settings, especially across head tables. How about a fancy appetizer or dessert plate? 

Here's the fine print. This promotion is valid for new bookings on in stock items only. Promotional bookings are non cancellable, so estimate your needs carefully.  But that's it! Only the security deposit is required for bookings and there are no product exclusions! Every china and charger item is on sale! Bookings must be confirmed by June 30th, 2016. After that, this deal is gone!

Meet Savannah

Posted 5/10/2016 by Mariannes Rentals

We're so excited she's here! This dellicate southern belle is excited to lend her graces to your special event! Featuring a subtle blue and white floral pattern that is lovely for mixing with patterns and palletes traditional or modern, we think you'll adore her as much as we do! Available immediately; $1.50 each.

Also featured: Beaded Glass Plate | Sponge Gold Glass Charger | European Flatware | Satin Storm Navy Napkin | Brianna White Linen

All the Pretties: May Anniversary Promotion

Posted 5/3/2016 by Mariannes Rentals

We're pretty excited about this one! This year, we've more than doubled our already fabulous selection of pretty tabletop decor and centerpiece items.  We have floral containers as well as non-floral options and great ideas for how to put it all together.  Whether you are looking to rent vases, lanterns candlesticks, candelabras, glass domes, votives or any combination, Marianne's Rentals can now help you dress any table beyond just the best selection of rental linen anywhere!

Now through May 31st get a full 20% off any centerpiece decor items that you reserve!  This special applies to in stock items only and orders are non cancellable. We have plenty of options you'll love to make your event beautiful and unique without needing to purchase these event essentials!  Call or make an appointment to come speak to one of our helpful sales associates and see all the ideas on display in the showroom today!

Each month of 2016, we are offering a different promotion for in celebration of our 30th Anniversary year! Be sure to subscribe (left sidebar) so you don't miss out on next month's announcement!


Lighting Changes Everything: April Anniversary Promotion

Posted 4/14/2016 by Mariannes Rentals

4 months later, we couldn't be happier that Innovative Event Solutions is now a part of Marianne's Rentals! And as we continue to celebrate our 30th Anniversary with unprecidented sales, we couldn't think of a better way to show you just how much lighting changes everything than with a DIY lighting promotion!

All of the DIY lighting kits are just $99! You can mix and match, when you rent any two - you'll get the third for FREE!  The most popular DIY rental is uplights.  The standard uplight kit includes 6 uplights.  Rent two and get a free gobo! Or get uplights, a gobo and three lit letters! Lit letters aren't your thing? How about swapping in a cake light to illuminate that masterpiece? The options are endless and this deal is way too good to pass up!

Check out the photos of the First National Center below and see just how much uplights change everything in this room!

Now, of course, we just can resist showing you the same space really decked out! Rentals by Marianne's Rentals and next level lighting by Innovative Event Solutions! Give us a call to find out just how much lighting can change everything for you!




Limited Time Chiavari Promotion!

Posted 1/2/2016 by Mariannes Rentals

Mariannes Rentals for Special Events is proud to have the largest selection of Chiavari Chairs in the State of Oklahoma, boasting more colors and deeper inventory than any other rental company.  By far our most popular chair, we're thankful for how our customers have embraced this beautiful and versatile chair.  To show just how thankful, we are launching our 30th anniversary year celebration with a Chiavari Promotion! 

If you are planning an event in 2016, consider the impact this beautiful chair can have on your guests! It is one of the most versatile chairs and comes in 8 colors. They are ALL on sale! Some terms and conditions to apply. Call or stop by for all the details!  Chairs must be booked for your 2016 event by January 31st to qualify for the discounted rate!

Color Inspiration: Red

Posted 12/9/2014 by Mariannes Rentals

Ask anyone what color comes to mind to represent the holidays and red is the word on their lips. Also the color of joy, passion, vibrance and love, we think the color of the season is the perfect inspiration for weddings and special events of all kinds!

1. Organic Red Bouquet | Photo by Jake Anderson via 2. Sequin Red and Gold by Marianne's Linens for Special Events 3. Marianne's Linens for Special Events | Photo by Colorband Photoartisans | Event Design by About Last Night... 4. May + Vinay Real Wedding by R.A. Gartistry 5. Red Enamel Cufflinks 6. Black Chiavari Chair with Sparkle Organza Gold Sash by The Wedding Belle