It may seem totally unimportant for some people to have a special table cloth for Christmas, one that has obviously Christmas decorations and pattern on it and can’t be used with any other occasion. However, every single woman will try to have at least one at home if she is the one organizing the Christmas family dinner.
And even if you do not usually cover your table at home with a table cloth because it is made of very nice looking wood or it simply does not need to be covered being made of glass, it is a good idea to use a special Christmas table cloth during the holiday season. You will see that a simple thing like a piece of cloth can change the atmosphere in a room completely, bringing something of the festive air of the holidays.
It does not matter what it is made of, but I usually choose one that washes easily because accidents happen frequently during the Christmas dinner, especially when there are kids around the table. Do not choose a sophisticated silk table cloth because it is expensive, it falls easily off the table and it will be ruined it some food gets on it and it is not worth crying after it after the guests have left.
Cotton table cloth are a smart choice, as they are resistant and they also keep the colors for a long time. But no matter what the pattern , the basic color for the Christmas table cloth will be red, dark green and white. The model of the pattern varies, but you will see lit candles, Christmas trees, snow flakes and other symbols of winter and Christmas.