If you’re in the market for cheap linen tablecloths, you’ve come to the right place. We know how much a linen tablecloth can bring to a table, be it for a fancy dinner or an informal gathering. That’s why we found a wide range of choices when we were doing our research for this linen tablecloth buying guide. Before we get started, let’s take a closer look at some of the features you need to consider when shopping.
Shape: Generally, the shape of the tablecloth should match the shape of your table, especially if you’re going for a more formal look. Don’t worry, we found various options, including squares, rectangles, and a beautiful circular option.
Size: Size should match your table to a degree, too. Some overhang is ideal, though. Most people recommend an overhand of about 6 to 12 inches. That said, we think there’s really something striking about one that goes to the floor.
Color Options: While you do have some options when it comes to color, most of them are more natural colors. Even the purple and blue ones look pretty natural but, hey, it’s a linen tablecloth. It’s supposed to look that way.
Material: All but one of these tablecloths are 100% pure linen. They come from various places but they’re all pretty pure. The one exception is the linen/cotton blend tablecloth that we found. It really gives you the best of both worlds.
Machine Washable: You kind of need your tablecloth to be machine washable if people are going to be eating on it. All of these are, though special care must be taken, so follow the directions that come with your tablecloth.
Wrinkle-Resistant: Linen is a bit notorious for wrinkling and these tablecloths are no exception. Luckily, the can all tolerate an iron on a low setting. The one exception is the linen/cotton blend which is wrinkle resistant.
Now that you know what to look for when trying to find the perfect linen tablecloth, let’s get into our reviews. If you’re in a hurry, look at our top and budget picks first. They’re right at the top of the list. Stick around if you can. You might be thinking that there’s not much variety to be found when it comes to linen tablecloths. Well, you’re in for a surprise. Are you ready? Let’s get right to it.
Article last updated on:
June 4, 2019