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## How long should a tablecloth hang over?

Ideally, it should hang **at least six inches over each end of your table**, but shouldn't hang further than your tablecloth. For example, if your table is 60 inches long, your table runner should be at least 72 inches long, allowing for six inches at either end of the table. via

## How do you measure for a tablecloth?

To determine the size tablecloth to order for a round table, **multiply the drop length by two**, whether that be table height or 12 inches, and add that to the measured diameter to determine the size tablecloth needed. If you are ordering only a table skirt, you need the circumference and drop length to order. via

## Should a tablecloth touch the floor?

For casual dining events, the typical tablecloth drop length ranges between **8″ to 15″** from the edge of the table. For formal events, it is customary to have a drop length of either 15″ or touching the floor. via

## What is a standard size tablecloth?

This will give you the size of the tabletop and the measurements you'll use to determine the tablecloth size you need. Rectangle and oval tables come in two standard widths. The **most common is 36" and the other is 40" wide**. via

## What size tablecloth fits a 6 foot table?

Example: 6′ foot (72″ length x 30″ height and width) rectangular table would require a **90″x132″** tablecloth. via

## What is the best material for a tablecloth?

**The Best Fabric for Tablecloths**

## What color tablecloth should I use?

Once you've chosen the fabric, consider the color of your tablecloth and other table linen pieces. If you want a more formal look, choose **plain white, off-white or ivory table linen**. If you want to add some colour to your table, choose a set that goes with the décor of your home but doesn't overwhelm it. via

## What is the difference between oval and oblong tablecloth?

An oval tablecloth has rounded edges and an **oblong tablecloth has squared off edges**. An oblong tablecloth is designed for a rectangular table with square corners and an oval tablecloth is designed for an egg shaped tabletop. via

## What size is a half moon table?

**30 "Height x 48" diameter**. via

## Do I need tablecloths at my wedding?

**Tablecloths** and linens will help tie the room together and hide any unsightly rental tables. Enhance the rustic theme with tables accessorized only with dishware and one or two linen pieces, like napkins or a burlap runner. This is also an ideal way to show off the beautiful wooden furniture! via

## What is the smallest tablecloth size?

Informal dining: Add **12” to the diameter** to get the smallest tablecloth size, and 20” to get the largest size. Formal dining: Add 24” to the diameter to get the smallest tablecloth size, and 30” to get the largest size (full length drop). via

## What size tablecloth fits a card table?

Your tablecloth would need to be **52×40 inches** to have an 8-inch drop. via

## What are standard oval tablecloth sizes?

**Rectangular/Oval**

## How many chairs fit at a 6ft rectangle table?

How Many People Can Sit at a 6 Foot Table? If you have a 6 foot round table (72 inches), you can seat **8-10 people** at the table. If it is a 30 inch by 72 inch rectangular table, 6-8 seats will fit around the table, with 3 chairs on either side and 1 chair at either end. via

## What are the dimensions of a 6 foot rectangular table?

6 Foot Table Covers cover rectangular utility tables with standard 6' dimensions of **72” long, 30” wide, by 29" high.** via