by Edited by Lisa A. Grimaldi | October 05, 2011

Mismatched furniture with funky accessoriesTo avoid the staid, cookie-cutter look that comes with typical rental furnishings, try using an event rental firm specializing in vintage furniture and décor. The resulting look -- mismatched furniture paired with funky accessories -- adds an unexpected layer of style and personality. For example, Fullerton, Calif.-based Found Vintage Rentals ( recently outfitted an old garage with mismatched upholstered seating for a classroom-style corporate event, pictured.