At first, the custom was when eating, to wipe one's mouth on the table cloth. In the 14th century that had changed to the use of individual napkins and by the 15th century that practice had spread to other parts of the world. In restaurants, guests are provided with individual napkins, so they can refrain from using the tablecloths. Buying linens for your restaurant is possible in more than one manner. This article shows where to buy restaurant table linens.
Richard Haworth is a company that provides restaurant linens at wholesale prices. The tables cloths provided by this store are signature plus which has a plain weave. They are available in many colours. Round tablecloths are available as well. Banquet tablecloths are larger and come in just white, black and ivory colours. Gingham tables cloths come in four choices of colours. 100% polyester tablecloths are also available in more than one colour. There are matching napkins that can go along with the tablecloths.
The Tablecloth Store offer three kinds of designs for the tablecloths: "Plain Weave Tablecloths", "Damask Rose and Ivy Leaf Tablecloths", and "Gingham Check Tablecloths." The tablecloths can be rectangular, oblong, square, and circular in shape. The tablecloths are also listed by category, so it is possible to search the inventory in that manner as well. The category examples include: "Branded", "Custom Cloth Sizes", "Hotel Table Linen", "Full Colour-All Over Printing", "Promotional Cloths," "Wipe Clean Tablecloths" and more. You can ask the company for swatches so that you can see and feel the fabric for the tablecloth without having to buy it first. The site provides prices for the napkins as well as the various styles of napkins.
Second Hand Catering Equipment
If you prefer to buy second-hand restaurant table linens, you can check the site
Secondhand-catering-equipment.co.uk. The selection of tablecloths from the company is quite broad. There are polyester tablecloths that feature cream and gold decorations that have only been used once and are circular or rectangular in shape. Damask tablecloths, new napkins, tablecloth material, tea towels and many more are also available. Since the stock is always changing, it's a good idea to check in with the store to see what is available. You may be able to save yourself money by buying restaurant table linens for your business in this way. The store offers other supplies as well, which could be helpful if you need to buy other items for your restaurant.