Browse our collection of table runners here at Spotlight to find the ideal table runner for inside or out. Table runners are both decorative and practical, as they add a touch of colour or texture to your table that can complement your interior as well as your tableware, while at the same time protecting your table surface from spills and marks. Choose from linen, bamboo, lace or reed table runners in elegant, traditional styles, natural shades or bold contemporary colours, as well as some that are suitable for use outdoors for your garden, patio or balcony table.
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Can I purchase Table Runners from Spotlight?
Yes, you can. Shopping for fashionable table runners? There are so many to choose from in this fabulous selection here at Spotlight. Ideal for anyone who is looking to set their table in style, perhaps for your next dinner party or for holiday entertaining, table runners will add both opulence and elegance to your table design. Shop now for fabulous deals and our guaranteed low prices across our whole tableware range.
What is a table runner and why do I need one?
Add some style to your meal and make a statement with our selection of table runners. A table runner is the long strip of cloth that is placed in the middle of the table, and it is often in a contrasting colour to your tablecloth. The size of a table runner that you choose should depend on the size of your table, with the more traditional look having the table runner lengthwise and centre of the table, with enough length to govern each side. However, this is not set in stone, and you can mix and match for a funky display. We do recommend measuring your table before making your purchase so that you can choose the right table runner for you. They can be simple and informal or ornate and elegant, and they are a great way to tie your colour scheme together, adding understated glamour to your meal.
Do you have any tips for decorating my table?
Well, that does depend on your style and the event that you are a decorating a table for. Y0our dining room table at home has hosted many informal family dinners and decorations are a great way to spruce it up and add a splash of colour. Decorating the table for your favourite holiday is a fabulous way to bring festive cheer while you all eat. Add a Christmas wreath in the centre with candles and napkins in the same colours as your Christmas colour scheme. However, you do not need a special occasion to decorate your dining table, and there are so many ways that you can make this all-important centrepiece a true style statement.
If you are looking to bring nature into your home, you could even change your table decorations with the seasons, decorating with flowers for spring or pine cones for autumn. Balance your space, using dinner mats and decorations that are appropriate to the size of the table. You could also consider the textures that you use, with bamboo placemats or table runners adding a unique rustic charm that is durable and stylish. Alternatively, if you are decorating for a party then set your table with the VIPs in mind. Reflect their fabulous personalities with bright and colourful options and choose from our full range of party supplies for a bash that is bound to be remembered.
How can I clean my new Table Runner?
Well, that depends on which of our table runners you have picked from this fabulous selection, and we always recommend that you check the manufacturer's care instructions before cleaning. If your table runner is machine washable, then wash on a gentle or cold wash and do not tumble dry. It is always better to address stains as soon as possible, however, if you are still mid-meal simply place a few drops of cold water on the stain and cover with table salt. This will help you to remove the stain later on. Avoid the use of any harsh or abrasive chemicals, such as chlorine or bleach.