One of the most important deciding factors in table linen will be size considerations. You need to know the table sizes you will have at the event and determine the cloth size based on them.
Luckily, determining the correct length of your tablecloths is just a simple equation.
How to Measure Your Table
Example: 6' foot (72" length x 30" height and width) rectangular table would require a 90"x132" tablecloth.
Example: 60 inch round table with 30 inch desired drop on each side,
Here is a guide to help you select the right size for your table linen.
For round tables that seat two to 12 people, follow these size guidelines:
Here are the sizes of tablecloths you’ll need for banquet tables, which seat between four to eight people:
These are smaller tables, with a standard height of 42”, that will seat two to four people, with tablecloth sizes including:
Square tables vary largely in size, typically seating anywhere from four to 12 people.
Sizes for square tables are as follows:
Half round tables will seat between four and seven people, and the tablecloth sizes are as follows:
Sizes of tablecloths for serpentine tables will include:
Keep in mind that for all of these tables, you may need to check with your table supplier to get the accurate dimensions before selecting a tablecloth.
For a selection of some of the most stylish and appealing tablecloths with many unique designs, turn to BBJ Linen for a wide range of options.