by Edited by Lisa A. Grimaldi | September 10, 2012

Fabric centerpieceInstead of ordering another traditional centerpiece that will wilt before lunch is over, consider a reusable option. Maggie Joos of Mark the Occasion Designs uses vintage fabrics, jewelry, beads, paper and feathers to create her custom pieces. Cost: from $40 to $70 per centerpiece. (414) 759-6752;