How Do You Sew A Square Tablecloth?
It’s important to care for your tabletop, and using a tablecloth is a good way to do that. If you purchase one from a store, you may not get exactly the color or style you want. Sewing your own square tablecloth is a good way to save money and show off your craftiness. Determine how much fabric you need. This depends, of course, on the size of your table. Measure the table, but keep in mind that you’ll want enough fabric to drape over the side. If you want a more formal look, you’ll need to have at least a foot of fabric falling over the sides of the table. Multiply the length of the tablecloth needed in inches by the width of the tablecloth needed in inches. Divide that number by 12 and you get the number of square feet of fabric you need. Check to see whether the fabric you’ve bought is going to shrink. It could be problematic if you take time to make the tablecloth and then find it doesn’t fit after the first washing. If the fabric is not shrink-proof, steam it carefully before you