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It's that time of year again—time to take advantage of the table linen that was returned to Bright Settings after the holidays. We call these items Open Box Deals, and we sell them at a steep discount. They're the perfect choice for savvy shoppers who want quality merchandise at a very low price. Bright Settings has... More

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This Banquet Table and Chair Setup Guide will help get your banquet off to a good start. How many people should be seated at each table? How much space should be left between tables so that guests won't be banging chairs? What's the most efficient use of floor space? What's the minimum space between tables? No matter what size your... More

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We Rent Tablecloths Too!


There are plenty of times when it makes sense to rent tablecloths instead of buy them. It's especially true for weddings, themed parties, and other special events when the table linen is only going to be used once. Probably the best thing about renting tablecloths is that you don't have to clean them! Here are... More

Bright Settings mobile website

Our new mobile website is open for business, and we could not be more excited about it! First, a little backstory—our website for desktop computers was designed to work well with iPads and other tablets. Soon after we launched it in 2013, we watched the monthly traffic from mobile devices climb to almost 35% of all... More

How to choose table linens for Thanksgiving from Bright Settings

Want to learn how to choose table linens for Thanksgiving? Don't put off your choice of table decor any longer. Use our easy to follow guide to choose your table linens for Thanksgiving. Put this Thanksgiving task behind you today! If you read our post, how to host a Thanksgiving dinner, you know it is... More

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8 Delicious Dessert Recipes


There's nothing better than ending a tasty home made meal with a sweet decadent dessert! Here are 8 Delicious Dessert Recipes guaranteed to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth! Fall and winter are a great time to bake. It fills the house with warmth and delicious fall smells of cinnamon and nutmeg! The orchards are filled right now... More

Table Linen Fabric Catalog from Bright Settings

We've recently released the newest version of the Bright Settings Catalog, and this one's all digital. This is our first ever all digital catalog. For years, many of our customers have requested our catalog. Despite the fact that we're an e-commerce company, we've always prided ourselves on offering service in whatever way our customers prefer--... More

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Table Padding


At Bright Settings, we sell two types of table padding to go underneath your tablecloth. You can browse the available options by clicking "Table Padding" under "Other" on the "Table Linen Sales" menu. We do not rent table padding. 1. Table Pad Table Pad is a 100% polyester fabric that looks and feels like a sturdy... More

Aprons & Bibs


In addition to tablecloths, napkins, placemats, table runners and all of the other table linen products we're known best for at Bright Settings, we also sell aprons and bibs. Our aprons and bibs come in over 100 different fabric options, giving you over 500 colors and prints to choose from, in three different styles of... More

Order a tablecloth with an umbrella hole in any fabric

Yes, we can! Generally, most of our customers choose to have umbrella holes put in their vinyl tablecloths, but we can put an umbrella hole in any tablecloth (vinyl is just the most popular outdoor tablecloth option.) To order a vinyl tablecloth with an umbrella hole, simply go to the vinyl product page you're interested... More

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