A table linen, or a tablecloth, is a cloth used to cover a table. Some of these are purely for decorative purposes, but also help protect the table from scratches and stains. Other tablecloths are spread on a dining table before laying out tableware and food. They are usually made of cotton, a poly-cotton blend, or a PVC-coated material that can be wiped clean. Table linens come in many colors, designs, and patterns to choose from. They are also offered in a range of prices that will satisfy your budget. These, and other essentials like placemats, tableskirt clips, tortilla servers, tip trays, tabletop creamers, table signs, table crumbers, syrup dispensers, sugar bowls and caddies, sugar and cheese shakers, squeeze bottles, service bells, tabletop accessories, ashtrays, beverage decanters, candles and lamps, condiment jars, racks, and caddies, FMP fifo squeeze bottles, flower vases, gravy boats, lobster crackers, napkin dispensers, oil and vinegar cruets, ramekins, salt and pepper shakers, sauce cups, and many more are available at catering supply, kitchen supply, and restaurant supply stores.