How To Choose Table Cloth
The only thing that comes into your mind while thinking of creating a table setting is about table cloth. Table cloth provides you the space in your dining than that of the table mats. You have to choose the correct table cloth for your dining. The things you have to go through before buying are:
1. Color – With the colorful mix of table cloths, you can make your dining more attractive. To have a warm dinner, choose the warm colored yellow tablecloth. It changes the mood of the dinner without changing the dinnerware.
2. Dominance – The right table cloth should have the correct pattern and texture to show their dominance.
3. Texture – The texture should relate to the type of the dining occasion and the tableware. For formal dining, the textures should be smooth and for informal dining, the textures should be ranging from smooth to coarse.
4. Visual weight – The visual weight relates to the texture of the room. For a large room, a table cloth with compactly arranged big pattern is suited and for a small room, a table cloth with loosely arranged airy pattern is suited.
5. Pattern – The patterns also related to the type of the dining occasion. The pattern ranges from bold to subtle and large to small according to formal or informal dining. For the formal dining, the patterns are small and subtle so that they can not detract the tableware. For the informal dining, large and bold patterns are suited so that they match the room decorations.
There are four shapes of table cloths available such as oval, square, oblong and circle with different sizes. You have to choose the shape and size of your table cloth according to the size and shape of your dining table. Always buy the table cloth 8-10 inches long than that of the table size, so that you can have the cloth hanging all the side that gives a great look to your dining. Longer drops will give your dining an attractive look and make your patterns elaborate. Always choose the type of the dining cloth that is very easy to clean and use. The size of the table cloth should be determined by the width and length of the dining table and an overhang on all the four sides is necessary.
The shapes of the table cloth are determined according to the leaves of the dining table because the leaves change the shape of the dining table. So that the following shapes are recommended for the dining tables.
. For round dining table with leaves – oval shape table cloth
. For round dining table without leaves – round shape table cloth
. For square dining table with leaves – oblong shape table cloth
. For square dining table without leaves – square shape table cloth
. For rectangular dining table with leaves – oblong shape table cloth
. For rectangular dining table without leaves – oblong shape table cloth
. For oval dining table without leaves – oval shape table cloth.
The yellow tablecloth looks so bright and bold and this color is commonly used in all celebrations like weddings, birthdays, promotions and so on. It gives your dining a vibrant look.