Holiday Dining Guide: Linens
Now is the time to check your tablecloth and napkin supply. Are they free of cranberry stains and rips? Are they starched, ironed and ready for the table? If it's time for a new cloth, consider Thomas Ferguson Irish Linen (http:/
If you have a favorite vintage textile or piece of fabric you've inherited or unearthed at a flea market, hem it and have it cleaned. You can layer it on top of a simple white tablecloth, says D.C. designer Nestor Santa-Cruz, to create a rich texture on your dining table. Use with simple white china and add goblets in a color picked from the fabric.